Lockwood is N-B intern for the fall semester

Breanna Lockwood, 17, a senior at Southern Wells Junior/Senior High School, is a news intern at the News-Banner for the first ...

Southern Wells: ‘No’ on Area 18 agreement

By DEVAN FILCHAK Southern Wells Community Schools board voted to decline the new Career and Technical Education Area 18 agreement, which is a decision that...

Fiechter resigns from SWCS board

The board of Southern Wells Community Schools is now tasked with finding a new ...

Southern Wells school board considers 2019 budget matters

By DEVAN FILCHAK Before the budget hearing began during the Southern Wells Community Schools board meeting, a local resident had an opinion to share on...

Entomophagiacs

Serve up some fresh-out-of-the-oven silk worm ...

New SROs settling into their schools

Deputy James Agler wasn’t so sure at first if he was the right fit for a position that would primarily ...

Breaking the silence

As students seated themselves on the floor of the library, Victor Pacini gave them high fives to some ...

Wearing the crowns

Coleman beeks was crowned king and Kirtlyn Noble queen at Friday night’s Southern Wells homecoming ...

No doubt about it: Southern Wells likes Jim Schwarzkopf

By GLEN WERLING He’s once, twice, three times the Citizen of the Year. Former Southern Wells High School Principal James Schwarzkof was named the Citizen of...

School board races set as filing ends

About half of the county’s school board positions are up for election this year ...