Dad really does some things best

Dad does some things best. It may be blowing out birthday candles, golf, jumping rope, mopping floors, explaining science … Here are some stories...

Births: 6-15-17

Mr. and Mrs. Andrew and Brandi (Worden) Picek of New Carlisle, Ohio are the parents of a son, Henry Franklin, born  Tuesday, May 30,...

Jan and Alice Curry to celebrate their 60th anniversary

Jan and Alice Curry will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on June 22, 2017. They were married in Bluffton on June 22, 1957. They...

A sweet and sour visit to the swimming hole

“What are we going to do tonight?” I asked my husband, Daniel. “I don’t know, do you have anything that you would like to do?”...

A Better Retirement Plan

(Part two of two parts) To plan for a better retirement, one must also plan financially. Do you have an emergency/contingency fund? Accidents do happen....

ENGAGEMENTS: Todd-Meyer

Andy Todd and Shelby Meyer, both of Ossian, will exchange wedding vows during a ceremony July 8, 2017 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Pastor Wurschmidt...

Meet the Addams family

Everyone will want to meet the Addams family as they hit the stage at Bluffton High School on the weekend of June 23-26 in...

A Better Retirement Plan

(Part one of two parts) Not everyone even has time to think about retirement, let alone sit down and really plan for it. But, if...

The pink lunchbox saga brings back memories

I’ve always dreamt of being a schoolteacher. As a little girl I imagined what it would be like to teach the lower graders, watching...

Three children read 1,000 books before Kindergarten

Several children recently completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program at the Wells County Public Library by reading and listening to 1,000 books with...