Thursday, April 25, 2019

Observations of a substitute teacher

For the past six months I have had the learning experience of substitute school teaching. From preschool through high school, from one day to...

Letters to the Editor: Bountiful thanks … again!

Bountiful thanks ... again! It has been another blessed and successful year as our community pulled together once again to make Christmas more special for...

A salute to Joe Rice

Recently my parents shared with me the Aug. 27 edition with the story about Joe Rice. It was quite a recap of events that...

My New Year’s wish

To start, we have had way too much violence this past year. My wish is to put restrictions on guns. We’ve lost way too...

Time to say ‘thanks’

I believe it is time we all give Ted Smith and his department the credit they deserve in the elimination and cleaning up of...

A forum fiasco

I work in county government in my hometown outside of Wells County. I attended the “Meet the Candidate Forum” hosted by Wells County Chamber...

Historic odds? Or just researching coincidence?

While Jim Sturgeon is the official Wells County Historian, there are several unofficial ones. Alan Daugherty and his numerous historical research projects come to...

CADA event thanks

I would like to take this opportunity to thank the community of Bluffton for their support and participation in the Citizen’s Against Drug Abuse...

Yearning for yesteryear

RE: Dave Butler’s letter to this column Dec. 27, “Downtown not the same.” That was spot on. I could not have said it better. A...

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...