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...

Dual-credit solution may be at hand

By MATTHEW LeBLANC The state will soon ask a regional accreditation agency to push back the deadline for implementing rules that could harm efforts to...

‘Go bags’ a tool for EMS and schools

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

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...

Schools get donations for active shooter prep

The Wells Community Health Services Foundation Auxiliary recently donated $7,500 for “trauma go packs” for the county’s schools. The packs include items aimed at...

BHMS lists honor roll students

Bluffton-Harrison Middle School has announced the following quarter 3 honor roll students: HIGH HONOR Grade 5 — Lydia Athan, Samuel Baumgartner, Lilly Bowman, Sarah Bueter, Caroline...