Wells spelling champ places 3rd at regional

A Bluffton-Harrison Middle School student took third place in ...

Leaders of Wells schools react to transgender edict

By MATTHEW LeBLANC Wells County school districts are weighing a federal directive requiring schools to give transgender students access to facilities such as bathrooms and locker...

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,...

N-B Slideshow: BHS graduation 2016

More than 100 graduated from Bluffton High School Friday evening. Learn more in the Saturday, May 21, News-Banner. (Photos by Glen Werling)

Play time

Bluffton High School will show its production of “The Butler Did It!” on Saturday, March 18, in the school’s cafetorium. Tickets will be $5...

Summer lunch program will begin May 30

The Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District is set to kick off the third year of a ...

ISTEP+ is underway, despite a small glitch

By MATTHEW LeBLANC An outage involving Amazon’s cloud service affected ISTEP+ testing Tuesday in Bluffton. Technology Director Scott Ribich of the Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District said...

Bluffton schools 2017-18 calendar set; fall break included

At the same time, district leaders made public results of a recent survey showing wide support for a week-long fall break in October ...

‘I think the world of her’

Julie Meitzler of BHES is area’s Elementary Principal of the Year ...

BHS student raising funds for trip to national conference

By MATTHEW LeBLANC Pamela Walton’s going places — she just needs a little help to get there. Walton, a senior at Bluffton High School this year,...