Letters to the Editor

Bluffton schools are No. 1

Bluffton is No. 1!

Unmanageable debt

This letter is in response to Mr. Wayne Barker’s letter that appeared in the Bluffton News-Banner on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.

Superintendent addresses school project issues

As the petition/remonstrance period draws to a close on Sept. 15, I would like to address some common issues that have been brought to my attention from community members.

Too much debt for taxpayers

Here we go again. A school building project that is being taken to the limit. Adding another $12 million, plus interest, to over the $14 million we still own on the past projects. Totally meaning we could be well over...

Another ducky success

On behalf of the staff and board members of Family Centered Services, I would like to express our appreciation to everyone that helped make Family Centered Services’ 9th Annual Duck Race on the Wabash such a huge...

BHMSD debt is responsibly structured

As the President of the Board of School Trustees for Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District (BHMSD), I have been asked on multiple occasions about the proposed elementary renovation and addition project as well...

Keep momentum going at BHMSD

Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District (BHMSD) has incredible momentum because of great students, parents, teachers, administrators, and support staff that work together to make us “Schools of Excellence”...

More people need to get involved

A petition drive will start to see if the Harrison Twp. voters and property owners want to allow the expansion of the grade school from Aug. 15 to Sept. 15.

The real judge has spoken

This letter is in response to Dave Schultz’s commentary of June 30, 2014.

It’s time to pray

In 1962, a serious mistake was made. Congress kicked God of school. They did that because an atheist was insulted that we took time out of school to pray. So we put God in a trunk.

Sad news for our country

When I read the front page of the Saturday, June 28 Bluffton News-Banner, I started to cry, especially for my children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Thieves will be judged

It’s hard to believe that some idiot with a brain the size of a flea, had the nerve to walk into our gated back yard to steal our gazing balls from their stands and a little statue off the porch! What is this world...

Concerning the grade school addition

A couple years back, the Bluffton-Harrison School District just had to have a new artificial turf football field and a garage for working on buses.

Stop littering our park

Stop littering our park

May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month

Blocked railroad is dangerous

I live on County Road 700N just east of Ind. 1.

Everything we have is borrowed

For no apparent reason I was woke up this morning from my day sleeping habit again.

Protecting children all year round

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month, but we all can support families and protect children all year round!

A new road for Wells County

We are proud that Tamara Dunmoyer has been our doctor for several years and has taken our medical needs very seriously.

Register to vote May 6

One of the cornerstones of our democracy is the right to vote in free and fair elections.

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