Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Probation officers recognized for work

During the week of July 15-21, communities across North America are recognizing the work ...

Drive on to collect can tabs for injured Northern Wells boy

A drive to collect aluminum can tabs to benefit families in need in the name of Gabe Norris ...

Police Notebook: 8-2-18

INCIDENTS City: Wednesday, 12:51 p.m., Ind. 124 and Westfield Drive. Report that a controlled burn was causing heavy black smoke to affect nearby homes. Officer spoke...

300W bridge repainted; mission now is to prevent future damage

The repainting job of the 300W bridge over the Wabash River just south of Ind. 116 was completed ...

Police Notebook: 8-13-18

INCIDENTS City: Friday, 3:42 p.m., 1200 block of Honeysuckle Lane. Deputy served a warrant for arrest on Kerry Marie Girvin, 40, Bluffton for probation violation. No...

Pay equality sought for Sheriff’s Department

By JESSICA BRICKER In an attempt to resolve staffing issues within the Wells County Sheriff’s Department, the county’s next sheriff is proposing a new pay...

It’s time to ‘Be Seen and Heard’

Students in Wells County public schools will get a lesson in what is a safe touch and what is not a ...

Food Inspections

Food service inspections recently completed by the Wells County Health ...

Smekens mementoes

Steve Skiles holds two items, which he will have on display during the Joe Smekens Scholarship golf outing Sept. 22. The large sketch was...

Community Corrections board discusses programs, policies

By JESSICA BRICKER The members of the Wells County Community Corrections Advisory Board received updates from the program’s director Tuesday. Blake Poindexter reported changes, including some...