Organization honors Barker

An Indianapolis-based organization for public school superintendents has named a Wells County superintendent one of its top educators ...

BHSMD will check workers’ history

Bluffton-Harrison school board members on Monday gave preliminary approval to a new policy to strengthen background ...

Changes in feds’ grad rate could hurt local schools

By MATTHEW LeBLANC New federal education rules will lower graduation rates at Indiana schools and could also affect accountability grades. The rules change how graduation rates are...

Kindergarten readiness program underway in Wells County

A summer program aimed at ensuring children are ready to start school ...

History of hoops

There’s symmetry in his day job and a hobby that has become a passion over the years ...

Indiana law alters how schools draw up their budgets

House Bill 1009, passed by state lawmakers in April, changes how school districts’ budgets are composed. Signed into law by Gov. Eric Holcomb, it creates an Education ...

State will test some local schools for lead in drinking water

Five schools in Wells County are among hundreds across Indiana that will have their water tested ...

Bluffton High School term 4 honor roll students announced

Term 4 honor roll students at Bluffton High School for the 2016-2017 school year are as follows: HIGH HONOR Grade 12 — Chance Anderson, Colton Anderson,...

Trips to see the nurse at Bluffton-Harrison up in 2016-17

Trips by students to see school nurses were up in ...

Barker: Area districts irked by SW busing decision

By MATTHEW LeBLANC A decision by Southern Wells Community Schools to offer busing to students from outside the district’s boundaries threatens the future of a...