County teens participate in May leadership forum

Fifty-one students from Bluffton High School, Norwell High School, Southern Wells High School and Kingdom Academy participated in a Youth Leadership Forum earlier this...

SWHS recognizes achievement of underclassmen

Southern Wells recognized underclassmen during a special awards ceremony last week at the high school. Recognized were: • Alexander Roberts: Geometry Most Improved Student. • Alexis Eckelbarger:...

SWES releases fourth quarter honors

Southern Wells Elementary School has announced its honor rolls for the fourth quarter: Seconnd grade high honor — Cash Banter, Landon Johnson, McKenna King, Sophia...

School’s out for summer

SWCS, NWCS, and Bluffton-Harrison districts end school years By MATTHEW LeBLANC The hallways are quiet; the classrooms are empty. Another school year has ended in Wells County. This...

Another leadership change at SWCS?

Southern Wells Community Schools is preparing for a change in leadership at its junior/senior high school. ...

Last day

Southern Wells Elementary School teachers wave goodbye for the final time of the 2016-17 school year Monday. Kameron Hawkins shows her bug journal to Principal...

Summer lunch program will begin May 30

The Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District is set to kick off the third year of a ...

‘13 Reasons Why’: Some educators are concerned

In Wells County, students are watching the show and administrators are offering ...

Funds coming in to help SWHS FFA

By GLEN WERLING A St. Louis attorney has made good on his promise to make a donation to the Southern Wells FFA after members of...

SW board fires engineering firm

By GLEN WERLING Southern Wells School Board members decided on a 3-1 vote Tuesday to rescind a decision made at the April board meeting to...