Wednesday, January 16, 2019

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...

Wells officials attend statewide conference

Seven elected officials from Wells County attended the Association of Indiana Counties’ Annual Conference recently in Switzerland County. The conference, which was held Sept. 25-28...

BZA approves mobile home in Kingsland

By DAVE SCHULTZ A Kingsland couple whose house was destroyed by fire in August will be allowed to place a mobile home on their property...

Police News: 10-4-17

INCIDENTS City: Thursday, 6:43 p.m., Main Street (exact location not listed). Officer pulled over a vehicle and arrested the driver, Elizabeth Ann Thatcher, 35, Muncie, for...

Wells Court Docket: 10-4-17

Wells Superior Court Criminal Cases Guilty plea entered for Christian Kessinger, 35, Bluffton, on a charge of operating a vehicle with a blood alcohol content of...

Kayleen Reusser publishes a second WWII veterans book

Bluffton’s Kayleen Reusser recently published the second book in her World War II legacies series. “They Did It for Honor: Stories of American WWII Veterans” is...

In Ossian, the topic was trails

Connecting town’s trails to larger plan could bring in grants, Park Board told ...

Vera Cruz flood mitigation efforts hit a glitch

About 18 months into the Federal Emergency Management Agency buy-out process for two ...

County reviews denial of state road funding

By JESSICA BRICKER Following a “debriefing” with Indiana Department of Transportation officials, County Engineer Nate Rumschlag was able to provide an update to the county...

Man who kidnapped wife hears sentence in court

By GLEN WERLING A Fort Wayne man charged with kidnapping his wife from her workplace has been sentenced in Wells Circuit Court. Sar Tharlaw Doh, 21,...