Saturday, March 23, 2019

Living wax

Last Friday, Southern Wells Elementary sixth grade held its annual Wax Museum. The students put many hours of effort into researching a famous person...

Skating at Southern Wells

During the month of February, Southern Wells Elementary students got to roller skate during their physical education class. Mike Carter, physical education teacher, invited...

Schools get pumped up for ISTEP

Some local elementary schools are trying to get students excited and motivated for the annual first part of standardized ISTEP testing that ...

Wells County SWCD honors Southern Wells’ Soil Judging Team, poster winners

Wells County’s top FFA soil judging team was recognized Thursday night. The Southern Wells High School team, from left, was represented by advisor Steve...

SW board chooses on-site sewage treatment

Nearly five hours into the meeting — if the work session that started at 4:30 p.m. is included — the decision came ...

Courses added to Southern Wells’ high school curriculum

By GLEN WERLING Southern Wells High School Principal Kyle Jarman sees the handwriting on the wall. Tuesday night, he proposed changes to the high school...

SW board OKs 1-to-1 technology at all grades

By GLEN WERLING When the Southern Wells Elementary School was built 25 years ago, computer labs were the height of technology. Southern Wells built two of...

Southern Wells bus drivers bring concerns to school board

By GLEN WERLING Southern Wells school bus drivers Chris Furnish, Peggy Nunley, Bruce Herr, Carrie Ramseyer, Jen Beetz and Cathy Neu may have sat in...

Ready to play

Southern Wells girls’ basketball Coach Jessica Killingbeck gets her team ...

Practicing on wheels

Southern Wells Elementary students in all grades learned new skills on skates during Mike Carter’s physical education.