Friday, September 21, 2018

Group of county’s high school students learn leadership skills

Forty-four students from Bluffton High School, Norwell High School and Southern Wells High School participated in a Youth Leadership Forum on Thursday, April 12,...

A new way to play

Southern Wells Elementary School opened ...

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...

A-F grades are in: Four ‘A’s’ in Wells

Four schools in Wells County are among more than 500 across Indiana to improve their accountability grades, ...

Southern Wells votes on sewer, to no effect

By GLEN WERLING Members of the Southern Wells Community School Board deadlocked on a decision Tuesday night for what to do with the school’s sewage. Dan...

Students walk out in protest of gun violence

As the roughly 50 students filed down to the cafetorium, Craighead, Esterhai and Baker sat casually on the edge of the ...

Southern Wells’ eLearning plan gets state’s OK

Southern Wells has received Indiana Department of Education approval to proceed with ...

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...

Sewers, schools, and economic development

Southern Wells has a sewage problem. Could the school district fix that and provide an ...

Pre-K programs could soon be multiplying in Wells County

After years of being largely without state-registered pre-K programs, Wells County is poised ...