School board candidate filings end

Two races in Bluffton-Harrison district, one in Southern Wells; two NWCS incumbents unopposed ...

St. Patrick’s Day celebration

Members of the “good time” bagpipe band The O’Tooles, of Fort Wayne, performed Thursday at Ossian Elementary School. The daughter (Lara Simpson) of a...

Evacuation

Seventh-grade students at Norwell Middle School were evacuated to a Bluffton church Friday as part of an evacuation and reunification drill. At left, Northern...

Norwell High School Intern Student Spotlight – Kate Mahnensmith

Senior Kate Mahnensmith has been selected to receive the weekly Norwell High School Internship Spotlight honor. Kate has been doing her experience at Lutheran...

Lives are changed

Recipients of Turnaround Awards honored during Chamber luncheon By GLEN WERLING Three young people who have overcome life’s challenges were honored at Thursday’s Wells County Chamber...

Sprucing up for spring

Norwell High School freshmen, from left, Montana Kwantrans, 15, Austin Mounsey, 15, and Audrey Barnes, 15, work on landscaping on a city sidewalk on...

Poet Laureate visits Norwell High School

Indiana Poet Laureate Shari Miller Wagner spent Wednesday, April 6, with students at Norwell High School. In a short interview, Wagner — herself a...

Place winners listed in Bluffton’s ‘Banks of the Wabash’ band meet

Nearly two dozen bands competed Saturday in the “On the Banks of the Wabash” marching band competition at Bluffton High School. The competition featured high...

Bray Wilson is Norwell High School Intern of the Week

Senior Bray Wilson has been selected to receive the weekly Norwell High School ICE Student Spotlight Award. Bray is employed at Wilson Construction and...

‘Cauliflower’ makes OES student bee champion

By MATTHEW LeBLANC A little before 9:30 a.m. Thursday, just two participants remained in the Wells County Spelling Bee. After eight rounds, Ossian Elementary School fifth-grader...