Jay schools OK firearms for those approved by board to carry...

Jay Schools will have an “on-site armed capacity” in the event of a shooting incident ...

New location for LSM is officially open

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and Chamber Ambassadors were on hand Tuesday, April 18, to celebrate the opening of Loving Shepherd Ministries’...

School officials, law enforcement probe threat at BHS

A high police presence was obvious at Bluffton High School Friday morning after a threat of school safety was made by ...

School guardian

Bluffton Police Officer Bruce Holland is not your typical police officer. Although working in the schools and around students may seem ...

Friends of Library elect new officers, honor volunteers

New officers were elected and volunteers were honored Thursday afternoon as the Friends of the Wells County Public Library held their annual ...

Spring cleaning

Residents of Markle will be allowed to dispose of various unwanted ...

Construction day for extension homemakers

Several times a year the Wells County Extension Homemakers gather for a Community Work Day at the 4-H Community Center and put their sewing...

Police Notebook: 4-20-18

INCIDENTS City: Thursday, 8:32 a.m., Grace & Mercy ministries, 1001 Clark Ave. Heating and air conditioning equipment damaged. ACCIDENTS City: Tuesday, 4:43 p.m., 108 S. Johnson St. Parked 2002...

Group of county’s high school students learn leadership skills

Forty-four students from Bluffton High School, Norwell High School and Southern Wells High School participated in a Youth Leadership Forum on Thursday, April 12,...

Wells Court Docket: 4-20-18

Wells Superior Court Civil Cases Complaint for payment dismissed by AAA Acceptance Corp., Fort Wayne, for Joseph Osborn, Ossian. Criminal Cases Preliminary plea of not guilty entered by...