Steve Darnell to return, will lead Southern Wells

By GLEN WERLING A familiar face to Wells County education is returning. Steve Darnell was hired as the new superintendent of Southern Wells Community Schools during...

Southern Wells students get drenched for a cause

After reading a book about people in South Sudan, students at Southern Wells Junior High School decided to raise money to help. Students raised...

Southern Wells must replace students’ Chromebooks

By GLEN WERLING For some it may be difficult to believe, but Southern Wells High School’s Chromebooks have reached the end of their three-year life...

SW board gets preliminary reports of campus water well replacement

By GLEN WERLING While the big news from Tuesday’s meeting of the Southern Wells School Board was the announcement that Steve Darnell is slated to...

Bill could impact area schools’ 1-1 technology

By MATTHEW LeBLANC The Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District will wait on a change in state law before moving forward with plans to upgrade some of...

Raider Superstar

Southern Wells student Kailey Kenyon sings “Burning House” by Cam Friday night at the school’s Raiders Got Talent event as judges look on. The...

‘Go bags’ a tool for EMS and schools

By JESSICA WILLIAMS and MATTHEW LeBLANC Local emergency crews and education leaders are preparing a response for something they hope they never have to face –...

SWCS again asks voters’ approval

Referendum follows similar one in 2009, seeking additional income from 4 townships’ property taxes By GLEN WERLING There may not be a lot to get excited...

Southern Wells FFA earns Silver

Southern Wells earned a silver rating in the National Parliamentary Procedure Contest held in Louisville, Ky. The team earned the opportunity to represent Indiana...

Take your tractor to school day

Southern Wells recently celebrated National FFA week with Tractor Tuesday. “Driving tractors to school celebrates the history of FFA,” stated Southern Wells FFA sponsor...