Celebrating the world

Zane Gates grabs a bite of bread from a fork at the Netherlands exhibit. Faith White, dressed as a mime, peers over the top of...

Southern Wells Junior/Senior High releases two honor rolls

Southern Wells Junior/Senior High School has announced both its fourth quarter and second semester honor rolls for the 2017-18 school year. Fourth Quarter Grade 7 High...

60 county high school students learn to be leaders

Sixty students from Wells County high schools participated in a Youth Leadership Forum on Wednesday at the Wells County Public Library in Bluffton. The...

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...

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 ...

Tri Kappas hanging the high school artwork

It was a big job and some of the members of the Beta Phi chapter of Tri Kappa got to do it—the hanging of the works of art created by Wells County high school ...

Agler appointed Southern Wells’ first-ever SRO

Southern Wells Community Schools announced Monday that Deputy James Agler of the Wells County Sheriff’s ...

SWES announces 9 weeks honor roll

Southern Wells Elementary School has announced the honor roll students for the first nine weeks grading period Second grade high honor – Kyan Johnson, Lucille...

Hearing on SWCS budget draws no public comment

A hearing Tuesday on the proposed 2018 budget for Southern Wells Community Schools drew no public comment. The $10.7 million spending plan, which was...

Graduation Pathways rules concern SW educators

By GLEN WERLING Southern Wells High School Principal Kyle Jarman sees the recently adopted Graduation Pathways by the Indiana Board of Education as posing great...