Saturday, November 18, 2017

Educators asking for testing and funding revisions

By MATTHEW  LeBLANC Leaders of local schools are urging Indiana lawmakers to consider changes to state testing and the way schools are funded when the...

Grant requests get first OK for Citizens Against Drug Abuse

Nearly $11,000 in grant funding received the first official approval Monday for Wells County Citizens Against Drug Abuse ...

Turnaround Awards given to 3 students

For nearly two decades, one student from each of the county’s high schools has been selected ...

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 ...

Students from Pennville boost Southern Wells’ enrollment

Superintendent Steve Darnell delivered that news to members of the school board toward ...

School board candidate filings end

Two races in Bluffton-Harrison district, one in Southern Wells; two NWCS incumbents unopposed ...

Southern Wells Elementary lists honor roll for second nine weeks

Southern Wells Elementary School has announced the following second quarter honor roll students: Grade 2 high honor — Cash Banter, Kolby Scott, Landon Johnson, Sophia...

Local schools seek next year’s kindergartners

Kindergarten enrollment events for students in Wells County are set to ...

Moving on

Southern Wells sixth-grader Gracie Schmidt is greeted by Superintendent Steve Darnell Tuesday during a graduation ceremony for students who will move next year to...

Wells schools seek substitute bus drivers

Specifically, school districts are looking for bus drivers. Regular routes are covered for ...