Students from Egypt, Bahrain talk to seniors

By BARBARA BARBIERITwo more exchange students from Bluffton High School visited with the Bluffton Park Department’s Senior Explorers on Monday at the Boys and...

Bluffton-Harrison MSD sells all of its used iPads

By MATTHEW LeBLANCThe sale of more than 800 iPads this week likely will lead to another sale in four years, Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District...

BHMSD iPad sale ends Friday

By MATTHEW LeBLANCThe Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District will end its sale of district-owned iPads to the public Friday afternoon.BHMSD is selling 900 of the...

Baker named to state’s ISTEP+ study committee

By MATTHEW LeBLANCA Wells County educator will help shape the future of testing for Indiana students.Bluffton High School Principal Steve Baker was named Tuesday...

RYLA students return

The Bluffton Rotary club has sponsored six local high school youth to attend the annual Rotary Youth Leadership Awards academy for many years. This...

Baumgartner is Wells County’s Lilly Scholar

By JESSICA WILLIAMS A Bluffton High School senior has been named the recipient of the 2016 Lilly Endowment Community scholarship. Carly Baumgartner will receive full tuition...

Great eggs-pectations

Bluffton-Harrison Elementary School kindergartners Gracie Fry and Chloe Lesh crowd around an incubator near their classroom Monday. In the background, classmate Kamryn Ault can...

Bluffton fundraisers

Bluffton-Harrison Middle School students recently raised more $7,036, which will go to Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. The school has been raising money...

Glitches are few for Wells students’ ISTEP+ this week

By MATTHEW LeBLANCISTEP+ made its return to schools this week and — for the most part — local educators say things are running smoothly.The...

Hard decisions

Lilly King, 8, left, and Gabrielle VanCamp, 8, try to decide which books they want Wednesday afternoon at Bluffton-Harrison Elementary School’s PTO book fair....