INDOT has plans, but will they be enough?

Nichole Hacha-Thomas, media relations director with the INDOT Fort Wayne district, ...

The sun and the moon put on a celestial show

By MATTHEW LeBLANC When a near total eclipse came to Wells County Monday, students at Bluffton-Harrison Middle School were ready. Armed with modified cereal boxes and...

BHMSD sets spending plan

School district sets 2018 budget at $20.4 million, a 3.55% increase over 2017 By MATTHEW LeBLANC The Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District will advertise a $20.4 million...

Southern Wells school board will meet Thursday

The purpose of the meeting, according to an agenda, will be to discuss information gleaned ...

Drainage Board hears input on watershed’s maintenance rate

The Wells County Drainage Board held a public hearing Monday on the matter and heard ...

Police Notebook: 8-22-17

INCIDENTS City: Monday, 4:35 p.m., residence in the 500 block of East South Street. Officer responded to a request to remove a bat from the residence. Monday,...

Road improvement projects continue across the county

By JESSICA BRICKER Chip and seal and road conversion projects continue throughout the county. That was the word to the Wells County Commissioners, who on Monday...

Wells Court Docket: 8-22-17

Wells Circuit Court Criminal Cases Indiana Supreme Court declined to hear the case of Timothy L. Larkey Sr., 57, formerly of Bluffton and currently incarcerated at...

Raise sought for recycling chief

By JESSICA BRICKER Regardless of how the Wells County Council votes on raises in its 2018 budget, the supervisor of the local recycling center appears...

Lancaster Class of 1942 gathers for 75th reunion

Members of the Lancaster High School Class of 1942 gathered Saturday, Aug. 12 at the cafe at Christian Care Retirement Community to celebrate their...