A visit to the courthouse

Over 30 individuals took advantage of the Wells County Historical Society and Wells County Public Library’s invitation to visit the Wells County Courthouse Friday...

Wells Court Docket 05-20-2017

Wells Superior CourtCriminal CasesBecause he successfully completed the terms of a contract to withhold prosecution/pre-trial diversion one count of criminal mischief, a Class B...

Local Roundup 05-20-2017

Bluffton Board of Works to meet Tuesday afternoonThe Bluffton Board of Public Works and Safety will meet at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, in...

Police Notebook 05-20-2017

INCIDENTSCity:Friday, 8:05 a.m., 400 block of West Miller Street. Back window of a van in a driveway was broken out.Friday, 8:28 a.m., North Main...

Field Day

Jaden Payne, 11, tunnels through an obstacle Thursday at Lancaster Central Elementary School. A course made from straw bales was set up as part...

Community Gardens plots set for planting

The ground has been tilled and the 87 plots are marked off ...

Take a book

Bluffton’s newest Little Free Library, residing in Marie Gilliom’s side yard at the corner of Northwood Dr. and Orchard View Dr. across from the...

Sentences upheld for Whitesell; caught in 2 drug sweeps

A man arrested during the 2016 “Operation Recalculating” and the 2015 “Operation Rad Skate” drug sweeps has had his sentences ...

Police Notebook: 5-19-17

INCIDENTSCity:Thursday, 7:05 a.m., Dollar General Store, 1311 S. Main St. Burglar alarm. Officers responded. No sign of foul play found.Thursday, 9:49 a.m., KOA Campground,...

Wells Court Docket: 5-19-17

Wells Superior CourtCriminal CasesChristopher L. Sills, 30, Bluffton, pleaded guilty to dealing marijuana, a Level 6 felony.Sentenced to two years in prison with no...