Thursday, October 18, 2018

BHMSD board discusses, OKs new Area 18 agreement

By DEVAN FILCHAK The Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District board members discussed the Career and Technical Education Area 18 partnership with area schools prior to voting...

Infrastructure concerns dominate SWCS meeting

Southern Wells board members got a lot of what they have been asking for in regard to large projects during a ...

County takes first step for SW school resource officer

The Wells County Sheriff’s Department will be adding a new deputy to its roster with the intent ...

NMS receives $10,000 to be creative

Norwell Middle School faculty announced at Tuesday’s school board meeting two large projects that will now be possible after receiving teaching creativity grants. The...

BHS will present comedy play ‘Medium Rare’ Saturday evening

Bluffton High School will present the comedy  “Medium Rare” at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 17, in the high school’s cafetorium. The play revolves around a...

Schools’ role in growth discussed

Growth of the county has been discussed at many public meetings recently, and Superintendent Wayne Barker brought the conversation to the ...

Primary 2018

County Commissioner Kevin Woodward, foreground, writes vote totals up on a whiteboard ...

A fitness frenzy

The students at Southern Wells Elementary recently participated in the Fall Fitness Frenzy to practice sport and fitness skills that they’ve learned during the...

60 county high school students learn to be leaders

Sixty students from Wells County high schools participated in a Youth Leadership Forum on Wednesday at the Wells County Public Library in Bluffton. The...

B-H board updated on Pathways

By DEVAN FILCHAK While Bluffton High School Principal Steve Baker stayed objective and optimistic, not everyone is buying into Graduation Pathways being a good idea....