Changes in feds’ grad rate could hurt local schools

By MATTHEW LeBLANCNew federal education rules will lower graduation rates at Indiana schools and could also affect accountability grades.The rules change how graduation rates are...

Kindergarten readiness program underway in Wells County

A summer program aimed at ensuring children are ready to start school ...

History of hoops

There’s symmetry in his day job and a hobby that has become a passion over the years ...

Building trades class finds itself needing projects

Southern Wells had a cabin project lined up for its newly re-started construction trades ...

Indiana law alters how schools draw up their budgets

House Bill 1009, passed by state lawmakers in April, changes how school districts’ budgets are composed. Signed into law by Gov. Eric Holcomb, it creates an Education ...

Art by BHS classmates of ‘72 at AC & VC’s Balentine gallery

As the Bluffton High School class of 1972 hold their reunion on Saturday, July 15, at the Arts Commerce & Visitors Centre in Bluffton...

State will test some local schools for lead in drinking water

Five schools in Wells County are among hundreds across Indiana that will have their water tested ...

On Campus: 6-29-17

Three graduate from Bluffton Bible CollegeThree area residents graduated on June 25 from Bluffton Bible College. They are: Erin Galloway, Cindy Robbins, and Sandy...

Summer work

Summer jobs Work continues this summer at area schools — just not in the classroom.Clyde Newnum mows a field near the football stadium at Norwell...

Bluffton High School term 4 honor roll students announced

Term 4 honor roll students at Bluffton High School for the 2016-2017 school year are as follows: HIGH HONOR Grade 12 — Chance Anderson, Colton Anderson,...