Norwell band marches its way into semi-state

Norwell High School’s Marching Knights have earned a berth in the Saturday, Oct. 22, semi-state competition that will be held at Decatur Central High...

Norwell Marching Knights  to hold Community Performance Saturday, Oct. 8

The Norwell Marching Knights will host a Community Performance of their 2016 show “Balance” at the Norwell Stadium on Saturday, Oct, 8 at 11...

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...

Keeping the teachers here

Schools in Wells County rank above schools nationally and in Indiana for teacher retention, an analysis of state data shows ...

Wells County graduation rate at 92%

By MATTHEW  LeBLANC Graduation rates among high school students in Wells County exceed state averages, according to data released Thursday by the Indiana Department of...

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...

Inducted

Ossian Elementary School fifth-graders, from left, Madeline McCabe, Dekota Hubble and Ali Riley were among 61 students inducted into the school’s Student Council Tuesday...

Paper and pencil work just fine as ISTEP+ testing starts

By MATTHEW LeBLANC The latest round of state standardized testing has so far been largely uneventful, according to school leaders. That’s a relief for some. “Since it...

Norwell High School ICE Student Spotlight: Taylor Liechty

Senior Taylor Liechty has been selected to receive the weekly Norwell High School ICE Student Spotlight award. Taylor is employed at the Caylor Nickel...

Deadline for parents to seek ISTEP+ re-score is Aug. 12

Parents who want to request a re-score on their child’s preliminary ISTEP+ results have until Aug. 12 ...