12 years in prison for man charged with sex crimes

By GLEN WERLING A Fort Wayne man has been sentenced in Wells Circuit Court to 12 years in prison following his plea of guilty to...

Police Notebook: 3-17-16

INCIDENTS City: Wednesday, 12:26 p.m. Woman at the police station to report a suspicious man was in her backyard in the 700 block of West Horton...

Price, Steffen served as interns for State Senate GOP caucus

Bluffton residents Zach Price and Victoria Steffen served as interns for the Indiana Senate’s Republican caucus during the 2016 legislative session. Price is the son...

Donuts with dad

More than 500 students and their fathers participated in Donuts with dad at Southern Wells Elementary School recently. The students and their dads are...

BHMS lists honor roll students

Bluffton-Harrison Middle School has announced the following quarter 3 honor roll students: HIGH HONOR Grade 5 — Lydia Athan, Samuel Baumgartner, Lilly Bowman, Sarah Bueter, Caroline...

Wells County Foundation, Rotary honor 64 students

Freshman Scholars These freshmen were honored Wednesday evening at the 17th annual Scholars Dinner by the Wells County Foundation and the Bluffton Rotary Club. Seated,...

Wells Court Docket: 3-17-16

Wells Superior Court Criminal Cases Kain Lee Vaughn, 20, Bluffton, pleaded guilty to possession of chemical reagents or precursors with intent to manufacture a controlled substance,...

NHS Student Spotlight nominees listed

Norwell High School has announced the Student Spotlight nominees for the Project Lead the Way Department. The nominations came from the teachers of Norwell...

Rural Bluffton home is damaged by fire

By GLEN WERLING Rags soaked in polyurethane are believed to have spontaneously combusted Tuesday afternoon and caught an upstairs bathroom at the Michael and Carmen...

Contract to build McKinney-Paxson’s second phase OK’d

By JESSICA WILLIAMS The Bluffton Board of Public Works and Safety moved forward with the project in the McKinney-Paxson ditch area Tuesday. Ben Adams of...