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Council lets TIF proposal move forward

Bluffton could be on track to create its second TIF district, a move Wells County’s economic development director says could make an area on the city’s south side more attractive to industry and business.

A beginning

A beginning

A beginning

City, INDOT sign an ‘unofficial detour’ agreement — for 2016

A highway repair on Ind. 116 northwest of Bluffton next year will have an official detour and an unofficial detour.

Capturing the day’s meaning

Capturing the day’s meaning

Wells County honors the fallen with ceremonies for Memorial Day

‘Ready to shoot’

‘Ready to shoot’

4-H Archery Club sees an increase in members

TIF district plan to go before Bluffton council

A proposal will come before the Bluffton Common Council Tuesday night to establish a tax increment financing district on the south side of the city.

Maintaining a legacy

Maintaining a legacy

Elmer Carroll died in the Battle of the Bulge in February of 1945, 70 years ago. His son, grandson, and great-grandson have also served the nation.

Surprise bison born at Ouabache

Surprise bison born at Ouabache

Life often brings surprises.

Little Sweetheart contest canceled

According to Rev. Stephen Bard the Little Sweetheart Contest that was planned for June has been cancelled due to lack of applications.

Turnaround Award winners honored

Turnaround Award winners honored

Mayor Ted Ellis poses with the three Turnaround Award winners that were introduced Thursday at the Wells County Chamber of Commerce’s quarterly meeting at...

Bringing them  to remembrance via paper’s page

Bringing them to remembrance via paper’s page

Jamey Allen, city’s water filtration plant superintendent, finds the newspaper’s memorial to county’s World War II fallen

Wind turbine appeal denied

3-judge panel of Indiana Court of Appeals affirms decision; plaintiffs consider next move

A lifeguard has a sense of responsibility

A lifeguard has a sense of responsibility

Wells Community Pool opens for the summer season on Saturday

Sectional champs

Sectional champs

Sectional champs

Local Memorial Day closings announced

All federal and state offices including post offices and license branches will be closed Monday, in honor of the Memorial Day Holiday.

In a sea of yellow

In a sea of yellow

In a sea of yellow

B-H bonds will cut district debt costs

1998 bonds restructured, new elementary project bonds sold at opportune time

Southern Wells honors excellence

Southern Wells honors excellence

“Hey you made it through,” said Southern Wells Principal Chad Yencer in his closing remarks Wednesday night at the annual Southern Wells Senior Awards...

Lehman to be Memorial Day special speaker

Lehman to be Memorial Day special speaker

State Rep. Matt Lehman, R-Berne, will be the speaker for the two traditional Memorial Day services in Wells County Monday.

Wayne Metals abatement OK’d

Markle council learns new equipment will help retain jobs.

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