Bill could impact area schools’ 1-1 technology

By MATTHEW LeBLANC The Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District will wait on a change in state law before moving forward with plans to upgrade some of...

‘Go bags’ a tool for EMS and schools

By JESSICA WILLIAMS and MATTHEW LeBLANC Local emergency crews and education leaders are preparing a response for something they hope they never have to face –...

Teachers to teach fellow teachers

New positions provide opportunities for guidance through technology By MATTHEW LeBLANC Teachers will help guide their colleagues through new and emerging technologies in Bluffton schools. Last week, school board...

Prepping the greens

Bailey Jacobs, Darah Shepherd and Nick King were busy early Wednesday evening putting the finishing touches on the salads in the kitchen at the...

Two new sections of BHES will soon be ready for occupancy

By MATTHEW LeBLANC Students and staff at Bluffton-Harrison Elementary School will be able to use two new portions of the school building by the end...

Paper and pencil work just fine as ISTEP+ testing starts

By MATTHEW LeBLANC The latest round of state standardized testing has so far been largely uneventful, according to school leaders. That’s a relief for some. “Since it...

Sign of spring

Bluffton High School baseball players, from left, Clayton Thompson, Landon Harris and Elijah Hon toss a ball Tuesday afternoon at Everett Scott Field. The...

Wide open spaces

Students at Bluffton-Harrison Elementary School share meals Monday inside a new cafeteria. The eating area, part of an ongoing renovation project at the school,...

BHES lists third quarter honor roll

Bluffton-Harrison Elementary School has announced the following third quarter honor roll students: High Honor — Katelyn Bedwell, Ebony Bowlin, Rylie Brown, Sophia Campbell, Hutchenson Craighead,...

Royal court

Bluffton High School will be holding its annual spring prom Saturday at BHS. King candidates this year are, left to right, Aaron Baumgartner, Desmond...