Exploring animals

Children had the opportunity to meet and pet various animals, including a chicken, guinea pigs and a rabbit Thursday morning at Washington Park. Above,...

Fallen tree damages tennis court

The weather this week has caused some storm damage around town, as seen here at Bluffton’s Washington Park. “Tennis lessons at Washington Park are...

City needs site for new water filtration plant

Mayor Ted Ellis puts it this way: If you have some land on the Bluffton’s south or southwest ...

Cannon moved, but wheel comes off

The Civil War-era cannon which has been a fixture on the plaza of the Wells County ...

Wastewater to get new trucks

Ernie Castle, superintendent of the Wastewater Department, said the two trucks now used by the department have ...

Pee wee painters

The Bluffton Parks Department held Pee Wee Painter Day on Tuesday. Above, Tom Surbaugh helps his grandchildren (from left to right) Libby Arnett, 10,...

County puts $30K into sewer district’s coffers

The Wells County Commissioners approved the use of $30,000 of economic development income tax funds ...

Tox-Away Day gets positive review

Success of the Tox-Away Day was discussed at the Wells County Solid Waste Management District meeting Monday morning ...

Drainage Board OKs easement for Prough drain in Union Township

By DEVAN FILCHAK A motion to approve moving forward on an easement at a property south of Zanesville was approved by the Wells County Drainage...

Helpers wanted for 4-H log cabin work

Volunteers are needed to help at the log cabin at the Wells County 4-H Park ...