Bluffton Middle announces 4Q honors

Bluffton-Harrison Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the fourth quarter of the 2016-17 school year. They are:HIGH HONOR ROLLGrade 8 — Emme...

SWES releases fourth quarter honors

Southern Wells Elementary School has announced its honor rolls for the fourth quarter:Seconnd grade high honor — Cash Banter, Landon Johnson, McKenna King, Sophia...

Senior project

Jenna Yonker returns to Bluffton to make senior film for NYU thesisBy BARBARA BARBIERIIn her thesis film for New York University’s Tisch School of...

School’s out for summer

SWCS, NWCS, and Bluffton-Harrison districts end school yearsBy MATTHEW LeBLANCThe hallways are quiet; the classrooms are empty.Another school year has ended in Wells County.This...

Serving dual roles

As chaplain, Bennett’s a spiritual leader and a soldierThis is part of a series of stories to honor local military veterans during May, which...

Rain brings water to ‘drained’ Kunkel lake

There will be no boating or fishing in Kunkel Lake at Ouabache Sate Park over the Memorial Day weekend, even though rain has brought...

Police Notebook: 5-26-17

INCIDENTSCity:Thursday, 10:52 a.m., 200 block of West Market Street. Report of women yelling out a second story window of an apartment in one of...

Wells Court Docket: 5-26-17

Wells Superior CourtCivil CasesComplaints for possession and for non-payment of rent filed by Pine Grove Apartments against tenants: Ashley Dorsey, $676.68; and Michael Chapman...

The 50th class of Norwell High School

The Norwell High School Class of 2017 on Wednesday forms “50” on the gym floor to signify that this year’s class is the 50th...

Smile for the cameras

Emily Henderson, middle, poses for a photo with fellow BHS senior Courtney Smith as Michele Henderson — Emily’s mother — snaps a photo outside...