A state panel offered no solutions this week to a problem educators say will destroy dual credit programs at Indiana high schools. Members of the state’s Dual Credit Advisory Council met Tuesday in Indianapolis to...
The base pay for teachers at Southern Wells officially received a bump upward after action this morning by the school board. Board members Chad Roush, Doug Klefeker, Aaron Westfall and Kevin Scott adopted the 2016...
Eight weeks of the school year will have passed by the time teachers and students in Bluffton arrive at their classrooms Monday. Students have begun to settle into their routines as assignments and projects have passed...
Nice day for a walk
Last week, students in Karl Grau’s marketing and entrepreneurship class spread out across two rooms at Bluffton High School.
‘Essentials’ of interaction impacting Bluffton-Harrison Middle School
A boost in teacher requirements will make it tougher to offer college courses to area high school students
Strike up the band
Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District enrollment is up for the 2015-16 school year, the fourth straight year with an increase.
When Southern Wells athletic director Ben Mann raced across the football field at the end of the first quarter on the high school golf cart, sideline worker...
Bryce Bonewit was crowned king and Megan Fiechter queen at Friday night’s homecoming ceremonies at Southern Wells.
A proposal to expand the federal Head Start program is drawing concern from providers.
Norwell Middle School Principal Tim Wilson does the “Chicken Dance” with students Friday at Lancaster Central
Kennedy Rhodes believes her future is in education.
As a senior at Norwell High School, Heather Baumgardner of Ossian is the newest intern for the Bluffton News-Banner for her first semester.
School board members on Tuesday voted to eliminate fees for some Northern Wells Community Schools students who participate in extracurricular activities.
Ready for her close-up
Here’s the poop: Southern Wells may not be sending its sewage to Montpelier anytime soon.
Problems surrounding the state’s ISTEP+ test and A-F accountability grades will again be front-and-center at a meeting of the State Board of Education Wednesday in Indianapolis.
Bluffton High School hosted its annual Banks of the Wabash marching band competition Saturday at the Fred F. Park Field.