Letters to the Editor
I would like say a big “Thank You” to everyone who contributed to the success of our 4th annual Dan Weldy Boys & Girls Club Chili Cook-Off.
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” Elmer Davis Reporter, author, and Director of the United States Office of War Information
After reading some of the articles in the Bluffton paper about the election results, I was disgusted at some of the remarks made by a couple of really poor sport Democrats. There is a reason they did not win the...
Cheers to the staff in the Wells County Clerks office for their hard work during election time.
Many times during my career I am asked “What is a Nurse Practitioner?”
I attended the special Bluffton School Board meeting on October 20, 2014, which was requested by Mr. Wayne Barker.
We have other commitments on November 4th and wanted to make sure to get our vote in so we voted early.
With elections quickly approaching, we recognize that we have a duty to elect individuals into positions of leadership that will support and encourage conservative and Christian values.
Let me first state that I do not have a dog in this fight but in my many years of elected service I do not recall an elected board member being so ridiculed and berated in a public meeting as was reported at the...
An open letter to Mr. Wayne Barker:
After reading the News-Banner coverage of the last (BHMSD) school board meeting, I was surprised and very disappointed by the behavior of our superintendent, Mr. Wayne Barker, and some members of our school board.
I appreciated your comments about whether we are an inclusive community. (Saturday Sub, Sept. 27) Now for the “however.”
Bluffton is No. 1!
This letter is in response to Mr. Wayne Barker’s letter that appeared in the Bluffton News-Banner on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.
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.
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...
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...
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...
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”...
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.