• Photo: Meltdown Throwdown with fireworks at Elstro Plaza, Richmond, Indiana The Meltdown Throwdown Returns!Will you be Team Fire or Team Ice on Saturday?
  • Photo: Playing ice checkers at the Richmond Meltdown Festival, Richmond, Indiana. Meltdown Checkers What games do you think the carvers will create this year?!
  • Photo: Ice sculpture of a sledder. Perfect Weather ...has arrived just in time for the Meltdown Ice Festival!



Bishop Quinn Plaque at Bethel A.M.E. Church, Richmond, Indiana.

Historical Markers

How many times have you driven or walked by a historical marker and idly wondered what it said, but didn't have the time or inclination to stop and read it? Check out this photo album of markers and plaques around Wayne County detailing some remarkable history in our community!

Graphic: It's Our Shot, Hoosiers - with Indiana state outline.

Vaccines and Boosters

Hoosiers, 5 and older, can sign up for the vaccine and those 12 and older can get the booster! Learn how Indiana plans to get Back On Track or find local info from the Wayne County Health Department. Additional resources are available in WayNet's Health section. Don't forget to wash your hands!

Photo: Meltdown Carvers at Night - copyright HolmanPhotos.com

Meltdown Ice Festival

Are you ready for the Richmond Meltdown Winter Ice Festival? This year's festival will be held January 25-29. Check out the Meltdown Festival website or Facebook page, or Twitter to learn about the multitude of fun events that are planned. The Meltdown Throwdown returns this year!

Things To Do in Wayne County

Find the entire calendar of events under "Things To Do!"Month View

Upcoming Featured Events


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Did You Know?

Richmond native, C. Francis Jenkins, is recognized as the inventor of the first motion picture projector and was a pivotal inventor in early television.