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...

Health and safety

Sgt. Ron Galaviz of the Indiana State Police speaks Tuesday morning to students at Bluffton-Harrison Elementary school about seat belt and car safety seats....

What will replace ISTEP+?

Local educators weigh in with their thoughtsBy MATTHEW LeBLANCISTEP+ is dead, and what will replace it is unclear.Gov. Mike Pence last month signed a...

Reports give ‘snapshot’ of schools

By MATTHEW LeBLANC For years, the state has required Indiana schools to publish annual reports detailing data ranging from attendance and graduation rates to funding...

Bluffton High School announces third quarter honor roll

Bluffton High School has announced its list of students on its honor roll for the third term of the 2015-16 school year. GRADE 12 High Honor...

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,...

Teachers to teach fellow teachers

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

It’s all ‘K’

Schools beckon next year’s kindergarteners Beginning next week and into April, events will be held across Wells County to get area children enrolled in kindergarten. The first...

Baker OK with state leaving diplomas alone

By MATTHEW LeBLANC For weeks, Steve Baker pored over documents that would change diplomas earned by high school students across Indiana. The Bluffton High School...