- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

NEWS

Witwers at the RNC: Party’s not as broken as portrayed

The consensus seems to be that the Republican Party is not nearly as fractured as the national media portrayed it during this ...
Justin Burns competes Friday in the rodeo at 4-H Park in Bluffton ...
In partnership with the local counseling center, Wells County’s probation and community corrections departments are rolling out ...
INCIDENTSCity:Friday, 2:11 p.m., no address given. Woman called, saying her daughter received a phone...

SPORTS

Jeff Gordon readies for the Brickyard in surprising return

By MICHAEL MAROTAP Sports WriterINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jeff Gordon always expected to be at this weekend’s Brickyard 400.The tricky part was figuring out his...
By JON KRAWCZYNSKIAP Sports WriterMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led...
By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of...
By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A hot streak and a home run...

DON'T MISS

N-B Video: Ashbauchers come home

Descendants of one of Bluffton's first families visited the Parlor City Saturday, bringing a gift for the Wells County Historical Society. (Video by Dave...
In a different version of the board game "Hungry, Hungry Hippos," children gathered in...
The Wells County community spent a few days celebrating the July 4 holiday. Here...
Participants in the third annual Wells County Robotics Camp showed off what they learned...

LIFESTYLE

Good Saturday morning! Just a friendly reminder for those of you living on West...

Loosening our grasp

One of my favorite Old Testament stories is that of Leah, unloved sister-wife to...

What’s Going On?

THURSDAY, July 21 Final day of the 2016 Wells County 4-H Fair FRIDAY, July 22 William Heath...
Diane Schlemmer of LaGrange wrote, Seeing the story printed about the Smoots’ children reminded...
Members of the Marceil E. Harris family gathered for a five generation photo. Sitting...
I love being a mother. There’s nothing in the entire world I’d rather do...

OPINIONS

In a year of unprecedented “whodathunks” it is dangerous to make any further predictions...

Pence the pliable

Crucial political decisions often concern which bridges to cross and which to burn. Donald...
For years we’ve all been telling our screen-obsessed kids to “go outside and play!” And now ...
The main purpose of the modern political convention is to produce four days of...
I cannot for the life of me remember for sure where I bought my lucky ...
Political conventions are echo chambers designed to generate feelings of invincibility, sending forth the...

BUSINESS

News-Banner reporter Jessica Williams was honored earlier this month with this year’s American Legion...
Independent Alliance Banks Inc., the holding company of iAB Financial Bank, announced second quarter...
Jill Huston, admissions coordinator at Heritage Pointe in Warren and organizer of fundraising to...
The First Bank of Berne was recently named one of the top corporate sponsors...
By EZRA KAPLANAssociated PressNEW YORK (AP) — Too busy with your real life to...
By JOHN WALKERShelbyville NewsOne of Shelby County’s largest employers is about to get larger.Ryobi Die...

VIDEOS & PHOTO GALLERIES

N-B Slideshow: 2016 Miss Wells County pageant

Here are some snapshots of this year's Miss Wells County pageant. More videos are on our 4-H blog. Stories in the Tuesday, July 19,...
Brianna Bolinger and Malinah Dixon respond to their new titles. Stories in the Tuesday,...
Listen as the winners of the 2016 Miss Wells County pageant are announced. Story...
Each contestant in Monday's Miss Wells County pageant gave a speech. This is Part...

SHOP

marketplace-buttonclassifieds-button

auctiions-button

4,113FansLike
1,814FollowersFollow
E-NewsButton2

E-EDITION

Today's news: Feels like Unity; Hanging on at the Rodeo; Program connects felons with...
Today's news: Auction closes out 4-H Fair; Another honor for Perry; Premier Auction proceeds near...
OnTheBeatBlog_Button

WHAT'S YOUR OPINION?

PhoneBookButton2

FEATURED ADS

NBMarketplace722
News-Banner_WebsiteTicker722

STATE / NATIONAL NEWS

By FRANK JORDANS,DAVID RISING and MICHAEL FAULHABERAssociated PressMUNICH (AP) — A gunman opened fire...
By KEN THOMASand ALAN SUDERMANAssociated PressTAMPA, Florida (AP) — Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen....
By BRIAN SLODYSKOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Donald Trump’s new running mate Mike Pence said...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Declaring America in crisis, Donald Trump pledged to cheering ...

WHAT'S UP!

Women’s Self Defense Class Aug. 6 Women’s Self Defense class will be held for women...
Summer Nights at the Embassy Summer Nights at the Embassy Theatre continue on Wednesday evenings...
FactBookButton1

ARCHIVES

Looking for Older News? Check out News-Banner Archives!

archives-button

ORDER REPRINTS

Order your high-quality News-Banner photo reprints here.

order-reprints-button