Tuesday, December 18, 2018

‘It was terrible and it was amazing’

Although the community rallied to rebuild Southern Wells Elementary School ...

‘Kids are resilient’

Students recall the fire and the move to Warren Part 5 of 6 By GLEN WERLING On the night of Dec. 12, 1992, Ashley (Johnson) Phelps was...

Southern Wells’ Stauffer named Citizen of the Year

By GLEN WERLING A “212 Degrees” convocation was held at Southern Wells High School Thursday. Principal Kyle Jarman is using the book as a motivational...

Reindeer games

“How to Train Your Reindeer,” ...

One brick higher, 100 bricks stronger

In the wake of the Southern Wells Elementary School fire, the community found itself suddenly searching for ...

A Christmas to remember

Teachers at Southern Wells Elementary School were celebrating with a get-together          when they learned their workplace was gone Part 3 of 6 By...

Firefighters’ task was ‘awesome and daunting’

It took 160 firefighters, 18 fire departments, and 16 hours before an ...

Trial by fire

25 years ago Tuesday, Southern Wells Elementary School went up in a ‘big fireball’

Four Wells County schools secure mini grants from Bluffton’s Tri Kappa Sorority

Bluffton’s Beta Phi chapter of Tri Kappa awarded four $250 mini-grants to Wells County schools. The intention of these grants is to encourage teachers to...

Southern Wells gets $10,000 for STEM program

Southern Wells Community Schools has received a $10,000 donation ...