Wednesday, March 20, 2019

What’s on students’ minds?

Kristen Ross gave her U.S. Government class at Norwell High School an assignment for the semester: Identify an issue that is impacting people on...

Happy retirement, Paul

Wells County sports fans lost a treasure when Paul Beitler retired as News-Banner ...

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...

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...

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...

Lancaster Park: Let’s maximize this unique opportunity

The Lancaster Park Task Force has developed and championed a plan for the park that has significant public support evidenced by almost $600,000 in...

Supreme issue?

A lot of attention has been paid recently to who will be the next Supreme Court judge to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. This has...

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...

Plaza not the solution

Somebody please stop this plaza thing in downtown Bluffton. We have enough problems with the drugs in the city of Bluffton, build this plaza...

Headlights on for safety

It amazes me how many people drive with one headlight, and do not turn on lights before dusk and even after. I think lights...