Be informed on Bluffton school issues

To My Fellow Harrison Township Taxpayers, I feel that it is important to remind you of the significance of the Bluffton-Harrison school board election on...

Seeking more respectful health care

The mistaken perspectives of Dr. Marilyn Singleton (Guest Column, Sept 25) require a response. She decries the palliative care and hospice-supporting bills making their way...

Dear Wells County Smokers …

In your mind, is smoking bad? Or do you think it’s a great stress reliever?  No matter your thoughts,...

Community support invaluable

The Wells County Prom Dress Exchange has completed its 10th year of providing gently used prom dresses to high school students for...

Sandstone will be hard to match

I see that the demolition of the Centennial Block is imminent. Sad. Looking at the revised scheme for the front of the courthouse, I have...

Intersection needs attention

My concern is for the intersection of East Market Street and South Scott Street. If you are heading north on Scott, it is difficult to...

Don’t blame it on the guns!

We were in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, when the latest school shooting occurred in Florida. Seventeen dead, 15 wounded. Terrible. It never occurred to me...

Appalled by health dept. inaction

I am appalled by what I read in the Friday, Aug. 17, News-Banner concerning the two restaurants and bakery cited for violations. The Wells County...

It’s ‘Bluffton-Harrison’ schools

As a former Bluffton-Harrison School Board member, I always thought the name of the school system was the Bluffton-Harrison School system.  Not the Harrison...

Six Mile marking 180 years

On Sunday September 2, 2018 Six Mile Church will celebrate it’s 180th anniversary. What an amazing milestone.    At a time when thousands of...