Ossian’s Christmas

In spite of the 23-degree weather with its 11-degree windchills, hundreds turned out for ...

Filchak joins News-Banner’s reporting staff

An award-winning reporter and a 2010 graduate of Norwell High School has joined the editorial staff of the News-Banner. Devan Filchak comes to the News-Banner...

B-H board updated on Pathways

By DEVAN FILCHAK While Bluffton High School Principal Steve Baker stayed objective and optimistic, not everyone is buying into Graduation Pathways being a good idea....

Wells Court Docket 12-23-2017

Wells Superior Court Criminal Cases Preliminary plea of not guilty entered for Joseph W. Wright, 24, Silo Farms mobile home park, charged with two counts of...

Leonard sees discussion, but no big issues in 2018

State Rep. Dan Leonard compares some of the issues facing state legislators in the upcoming session of the General Assembly ...

Man who struck cyclist sentenced

By GLEN WERLING A rural Markle man who struck a bicyclist, who later died from his injuries, has been sentenced in Wells Superior Court. Jacob R,...

K-9 unit found suspects, drugs and guns in ’17

Wells County Sheriff Monte Fisher distributed a report prepared by Campbell on last year’s ...

Southern Wells board reviews $3.1M in projects

If Southern Wells undertook all of the projects on their capital projects wish list, it would have to bond for ...

Norwell Middle School announces 2nd 9 weeks’ honor roll

Norwell Middle School has announced its honor roll students for the second nine-week grading period ...

Courthouse protest

Sisters Sylvia Guzman, left, and Diana Guzman took to the Main Street sidewalk at the Wells County Courthouse Friday afternoon ...