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Second-grader Rori Drayer smiles Thursday after planting a pie in the face of teacher Sarah Jackson at Bluffton-Harrison Elementary School. The school was celebrating...
That sand obscuring your vision on Ind. 1/Main Street — it’s the lesser of two evils ...
Eric T. Gambell, 41, pleaded guilty to bribery of a public official, a Level ...
In an effort to reduce the number of alcohol-related automobile crashes, the sobriety checkpoint will target the impaired driver and ...

SPORTS

Cody Shively, Will Geiger of Norwell receive 2017 IBCA all-state accolades

Shively was a member of the senior all-state honorable mention, and Geiger was on the underclass all-state ...
By DAVE SKRETTAAP Sports WriterKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It took about 10 minutes...
By ERIC OLSONAP Sports WriterKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tyler Dorsey’s teammates call him...
By JOHN MARSHALLAP Basketball WriterSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Not long after losing to...

DON'T MISS

How to find a good tax preparer (and write off the...

Tax preparers do a big chunk of America’s tax returns — more than 80 million a year, according to the IRS — but if...
Local features on Esther Mowery of Decatur, Betty Yaney of Ossian, Berne artist LeRoy...
A recent survey of baby boomers (ages 53 to 69) found that just 24...
With the start of tax season, stress levels are rising at many small businesses. Even...

LIFESTYLE

Bonnie’s daughter Doreen Galligher and her granddaughter Kaylin, 7, were making the rounds of...
After spring break the Bluffton Parks and Recreation Department will hand out programs regarding...

What’s Up!: 3-23-17

Shipshewana on the road in FW March 25-26 On the weekend of March 25-26, Shipshewana...
Fort Wayne’s Philharmonic Orchestra will start off their April concerts with “A Midsummer Night’s...
Yesterday was one of those days that leave a person absolutely weary and exhausted. It...

New Beginnings

Winter is coming to an end and spring is officially here! It is time...

OPINIONS

In case you ever wondered, swimming with crocodiles is not exactly the best idea.Take,...
Conservatives have rightly taken pride in Neil Gorsuch’s calm and cerebral performance at his...
Gone are the days of young adulthood when a good few hours of fishing...
“Mend it, don’t end it” was Bill Clinton’s rhetorical straddle regarding affirmative action. Republican...
The Indiana State Board of Education’s policy to hold back any third-grader who can’t...

BUSINESS

Building a future

Six Norwell High School students attended the ...

FBB donates to CAC

First Bank of Berne recently made a donation of $1,000 to Creative Arts Council...
The Indiana Department of Child Services has appointed Jamie Pippin as manager of Region...
The internet face of the Wells County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development received a makeover ...

FBB donates to FCS

First Bank of Berne recently donated $3,000 to Family Centered Services of Bluffton. Accepting...
The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and ambassadors surprised Three Rivers Federal Credit...

VIDEOS & PHOTO GALLERIES

Norwell’s Strong Start Ends with a Loss

Check out Sectional Action between Norwell and Columbia City here ...
Check out Sectional action between the Bluffton Tigers and the Fort Wayne Canterbury Cavs
Check out Sectional Action between Southern Wells and Liberty Christian here ...
Check out the Bluffton Boys Basketball Game with New Haven Here ...

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STATE / NATIONAL NEWS

By ALAN FRAM and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — In a gamble with monumental political stakes,...
By BRIAN SLODYSKOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb said Thursday that he...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Thursday defended the House intelligence committee chairman’s...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a person has been wounded in an officer-involved...
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What’s Up!: 3-23-17

Shipshewana on the road in FW March 25-26 On the weekend of March 25-26, Shipshewana...

What’s Up! 3-22-17

Fish Dinner at St. Joseph Catholic Church March 31Members of the Knights of Columbus...
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