Score another one for the quality of life in Bluffton and Wells County.
Had a visitor a couple weeks ago who accompanied me to a meeting at the Arts, Commerce and Visitors Centre. He was impressed.
Bluffton received just a few inches of snow this week, which was more than enough to last us all year, in my opinion, which brought forth a deluge of photos on social media of blanketed patio furniture.
I read with interest “Drug abuse puts a huge strain on families” by Jessica Williams (The News-Banner, Nov. 17, 2014).
An employee connected to the power company was checking over vegetation at Angelkeep that could prove a threat to the flow of electricity
The ability to take pictures is truly an amazing phenomenon.
I don’t know about you, but I am in the Christmas spirit a little earlier than normal this year.
Wasn’t sure what to expect, but it was a good sign when I pulled into the entrance to the Bluffton Armory on East Spring Street. Two members of the local chapter of Freedom Riders were there. “Are you here for the...
There is a problem with writing a nature-rich newspaper column when one has not had significant educational background in the subject.
A complete double standard for any girl attending Norwell High School is the importance of following the strongly enforced, but poorly written, dress code.
My notepad is full of observations to share following a four-day trip to Washington, D.C., last week with a group of talented high school journalism students.
My son asked me the other day if I could still join the Marines.
When the Fort Wayne Philharmonic brings its Patriotic Pops concert to the Ouabache State Park each year, you can count on the encore: “The Stars and Stripes Forever.”
Elections are rarely dull when you’re in the news business. There are usually a few things to spice up the evening — results that bring some degree of surprise or a quote from one of the candidates. And while every...
Scientists are now saying smelling flatulence might just be good for you.
Election Day is past and in its wake leaves some torn because of loss, while others are jubilant and optimistic because they supported a winner.
The increasing role that technology plays in our lives never ceases to amaze me, and it even gave me a little bit of a scare last week.
Like it or not, the key element to our transportation infrastructure continues to be streets and roads.
All politics are local, the old saying goes. And sometimes, local politics can get downright interesting.
My 11-year-old daughter has decided that she is too old to trick-or-treat.