Doing what he loves

2011 Norwell grad on the air in Louisiana By KAYLEEN REUSSER As a child, Adam Burniston was fascinated by weather, especially bad weather. “My family lived...

Off to a good start

Norwell’s Show Choirs, under the direction of Carla Doles and choreographed by Jason Johnson and Jordyn Shaffer, began their competition season with great...

SW board slates prospective superintendent interviews

By GLEN WERLING Southern Wells Superintendent Jim Craig hopes to look his successor in the eye at the next board meeting. Craig, who announced last November...

NWCS board gives approval to school improvement plans

By MATTHEW LeBLANCNorthern Wells school board members approved changes to improvement plans for each of the district’s four schools Tuesday. The school improvement plans, which...

Chills ‘n’ thrills

At left is 9-year-old Cassie Coyne takes a ride down the Lancaster Park hill Monday afternoon. Wells County schools were not in session due...

Income tax refunds could benefit schools

How money will be distributed is uncertain By MATTHEW LeBLANC For the first time this year, Indiana taxpayers can donate their refunds to help schools. State...

Innovation in the classroom

Southern Wells science teacher recognized with statewide awardBy MATTHEW LeBLANCAccolades seem to follow Dave Butler.In 2014, the veteran Southern Wells Junior/Senior High School science...

Skating for health

Jill, Grace and Hailey Rogers skate at Southern Wells Elementary School as part of Family Skate Night this week. Students, along with their parents...

A super day

Clockwise from bottom, kindergartners Cheyenne Foughty, Levi White, Jacob Macy and Braylon Jackson celebrate Super Hero Day at Ossian Elementary School. The dress-up day...

VandenBoom is Merit Scholarship finalist

A Norwell High School senior is among the finalists nationwide for the prestigious National Merit Scholarship. In September, Jessica VandenBoom was named a semifinalist in...