NWCS bus involved in Indy crash

By MATTHEW LeBLANCNo children were injured when a Northern Wells Community Schools bus was involved in an accident Wednesday in Indianapolis.Fourth-grade students from Lancaster...

Southern Wells honors academic achievement

By GLEN WERLINGSouthern Wells Principal Chad Yencer said statistics show that one out of every four students who enters high school will not graduate.“That...

BHMSD choirs to perform Thursday

The choirs of the Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District will present their second annual “Spring Sing!” concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 12, in the...

OES pick-ups and drop-offs spur discussion at NW

By MATTHEW LeBLANCChanges to schools’ parent and student handbooks don’t usually generate a lot of discussion when they’re brought to the school board for...

Norwell ‘Reflections’ this weekend

Norwell’s annual spring show, “Reflections,” for the middle and high school choirs and show choirs will be Friday May 13 and Sat. May 14...

Thai student speaks to seniors

By BARBARA BARBIERIHoozna Noitubtim, an exchange student from Thailand studying at Bluffton High School, was the speaker at the Bluffton Park Department’s Senior Exploration...

Brody Myers is Norwell High School Intern of the Week

Senior Brody Myers has been selected to receive the weekly Norwell Internship honor. Brody interned at the Gentle Dental  during first semester and is...

Top of the class: Dotterer, Geimer lead BHS Class of 2016

Brian Daniel Dotterer is the valedictorian and Kathryn Jeane Geimer is the salutatorian of Bluffton High School’s Class of 2016.Dotterer, the son of Jeff...

New rules could deter teachers

Teachers’ comments critical of updated dual credit requirementsBy MATTHEW  LeBLANCLooming new rules for teachers of dual credit courses that require them to earn more...

Lives are changed

Recipients of Turnaround Awards honored during Chamber luncheonBy GLEN WERLINGThree young people who have overcome life’s challenges were honored at Thursday’s Wells County Chamber...