Literally, a sign of spring

Brenda Jackson, assistant to Bluffton Mayor Ted Ellis, changes the sign on the City Hall marquee Thursday afternoon to highlight the citywide garage sale...

About bees, about farming, about rivers: SWCD has annual meeting

By GLEN WERLINGThe life of a migratory beekeeper was the featured program at Thursday’s Wells County Soil and Water Conservation District/Rock Creek Conservancy District/Wells...

Deputy sees speeding car leave road, roll over

Just prior to the wreck, Stapleton was driving 86 mph, McKinley observed. Stapleton lost control of his vehicle ...

Apartment was the hottest place in town

Bluffton firefighters encountered “extreme heat” conditions Thursday evening at a local ...

Severe storms may move in as warmer temperatures move out

From staff, AP reportsSevere storms are possible this afternoon and evening, with the most significant threat coming from high winds, according to a hazardous...

Three injured when vehicle sails across Main Street at Harvest Road

By JESSICA WILLIAMSOne person was transported to Bluffton Regional Medical Center following a one-vehicle crash Thursday night.Melissa K. Disbro, 29, Uniondale, picked someone up...

Liberty Center UM and First Presbyterian to mark Ash Wednesday together

An Ash Wednesday service will be hosted by the First Presbyterian Church March 1 at 7 p.m. The Liberty Center United Methodist Church will...

Police Notebook: 2-24-17

INCIDENTSCity:Thursday, 9:31 a.m., 500 block of East Ohio Street. Report that money was stolen, and a second call 15 minutes later at the same...

Wells Court Docket: 2-24-17

Wells Superior CourtCriminal CasesMatthew A. Williams, 20, Hartford City, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class C misdemeanor.Sentenced to 60 days in...

Brewing beer and friendship

The event will kick off at 1 p.m. Saturday (2 p.m. for general admission) at Sassafras on Main ...