Monday, September 24, 2018

Soon, it’s back to school in Wells County

With apologies to students across Wells County, summer vacation is nearly over ...

Krista Westfall earns gold medal at FCCLA Nationals

Krista Westfallrepresented her school earlier this month at the national Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America conference ...

SW won’t change its busing plans

Members of the Southern Wells school board Tuesday night affirmed they will stand by their ...

Board divided on sewage solution

Southern Wells School Board President Kevin Scott made it plain again Tuesday night he ...

Jarman will be SWHS principal

By GLEN WERLING Kyle Jarman wants Southern Wells High School to “be amazing as it can be,” and that’s one reason why the school board...

Changes in feds’ grad rate could hurt local schools

By MATTHEW LeBLANC New federal education rules will lower graduation rates at Indiana schools and could also affect accountability grades. The rules change how graduation rates are...

Kindergarten readiness program underway in Wells County

A summer program aimed at ensuring children are ready to start school ...

Building trades class finds itself needing projects

Southern Wells had a cabin project lined up for its newly re-started construction trades ...

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 ...