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FROM HERE, BACK HERE: Mineral Wells ISD sees growing number of graduates returning home to teach  Weatherford Democrat

More and more, Mineral Wells ISD is seeing graduates returning home to teach.



HS football: Wells riding 28-game win streak as season kicks off  Seacoastonline.com

WELLS — There is a chance that the opponent for the Wells High School football team in its first week of the season could be its final opponent as well.



CAREER READINESS: Wells ISD creates vet tech program to give students real-world experience  KETK | FOX51 | EastTexasMatters.com

WELLS, Texas (KETK) – Students attending Wells ISD will be participating in a different experience this year, one that will prepare them for the real world after ...



Wells High School's Project Graduation Basket Raffle, Silent Auction nears  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The Wells High School Project Graduation 2019 committee has announced that their 16th annual “Theme Basket Raffle and Silent Auction” will take ...



WHS guest speaker urges graduates to be proud to be a Mainer  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — With a mix of nervousness and excitement, 110 Wells High School graduating seniors marched through a crowd of family, friends, faculty and ...



Maine Supreme Judicial Court hears oral arguments at Wells High School  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Justices of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court heard oral arguments in three cases at Wells High School on Thursday, giving students and faculty a ...



Wells High graduating senior's can-do attitude leads to success  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Matthew Chase, a senior at Wells High School who will graduate on Sunday, has had a very successful high school experience. He's third in his ...



Wells High School honor roll  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Administrators at Wells High School have announced top academic performers achieving distinction on the school's honor roll for the first trimester of ...



Briefs - Portland Press Herald  Press Herald

ELLSWORTH & PORTLAND. Arts fund taking applications for grants. The Maine Community Foundation's Maine Expansion Arts Fund is accepting applications ...



Wells High students make guitars with STEM  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — For the second year, science teacher Chad McCormack is teaching a class at Wells High School in how to build an electric guitar employing a blend ...



Q&A with Nogales head coach Jake Teyechea | Local Sports News  Nogales International

Head coach Jake Teyechea is entering his second year at the helm of the Nogales High School football program he once participated in as a player.



Wells High School will keep Warriors name, change Native American imagery  WGME

WELLS (WGME) – Following months of controversy, and criticism from the ACLU, Wells High School is making a change at mascot.The Wells-Ogunquit ...



Fundraiser for former Wells High School wrestler's son set for Jan. 18  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The Wells High School wrestling team and the entire Wells community has come together over the last few years to help former WHS wrestler Nate ...



High school once accused of racism unveils new logo  Bangor Daily News

Equipment and merchandise with the old logo are being sold off for charity.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily ...



Flowing Wells' season of firsts begins with 'spotlight' season opener vs. CDO  Arizona Daily Star

Caballeros will try to rebuild after graduating 17 seniors, losing head coach Mark Brunenkant.



Wells High School staff learn emergency techniques to control bleeding  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Faculty and staff members at Wells High School hosted a Stop the Bleed training on Oct. 10 presented by trauma staff from Maine Medical Center.



The Great Bart Simpson T-Shirt School Ban of 1990  Mental Floss

At Lutz Elementary School in Fremont, Ohio, principal William Krumnow took to the public address system to deliver an important message. It was April 1990, ...



Cape Elizabeth boys rally to defeat two-time B South champion Wells  Bangor Daily News

No. 3 Cape Elizabeth went into the second half of their Class B South championship game against No. 8 Wells down 3 points, but held off the two-time defending ...



High school football: Wells' Tyler Bridge wins Fitzpatrick Trophy  Lewiston Sun Journal

Tyler Bridge's dominant season was too hard to overlook. The Wells High senior beat out Class A standouts Anthony Bracamonte of Thornton Academy and ...



More to Wells High School sports hero than meets the eye  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Wells High School graduating senior Nolan Potter is no stranger to fame in his home town, and to those who pay attention to Maine high school sports ...



Wells beats Foxcroft Academy to extend win streak, claim third straight 'D' football state title  Bangor Daily News

The Wells High School Warriors showed why they entered Saturday night's Class D championship game with 27 consecutive wins and back-to-back state ...



Wells High students earn 19 awards in regional portion of national art contest  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS ─ The Wells High School Art Department has announced that 12 students have received a combined total of 19 awards in the 2019 Maine Region ...



HS girls soccer: Lewinski hired as Wells girls soccer coach  Seacoastonline.com

WELLS — When Stephanie Lewinski joined the Wells High School girls soccer program as a volunteer assistant the thought of one day leading the program ...



Reigning Class B South champ Wells pulls the upset, beat top-ranked Mountain Valley boys  Bangor Daily News

Wells came into the game under .500, while Mountain Valley had lost just twice all season.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the ...



Several high schools in York County rated among best in state  Biddeford Journal Tribune

YORK COUNTY — Several York County high schools made the U.S. News and World Report list of top-performing public high schools. U.S. News teamed up ...



Wells High senior receives MPA Principal's Award  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS ─ Principal Eileen Sheehy of Wells High School has announced that senior Mackenzie Foss has been selected to receive the Maine Principals ...



As spotlights beam, it's teen actors who shine on Wells High School stage  Press Herald

Two friends with a love of theater rehearse and support each other for months, culminating in performances in the musical 'Grease' with the end of senior year ...



History made: Wells' Tyler Bridge becomes first Class D player to win prestigious Fitzpatrick Trophy  Biddeford Journal Tribune

Tyler Bridge had the best stats of any of the three finalists for the prestigious Fitzpatrick Trophy, but the Wells High School senior also knew he had two decades ...



How Atlanta's mayor turned her famous father's arrest into a passion for criminal justice reform  Yahoo Lifestyle

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms opens up about the arrest of her father, R&B legend Major Lance.



Wells High School graduates advised to follow their dreams  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Wells High School 2004 graduate Ryan Peters, a rapper better known by his stage name, Spose, advised the 102 members of the Class of 2018 that ...



Wells Elementary School recognizes champions at breakfast  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS ─ Last month, Wells Elementary School held its first “Breakfast of Champions” for the 2018-2019 school year. More than two dozen first- through ...



Wells running back becomes first Class D player to win state's top football award  Bangor Daily News

The other finalists were running backs Anthony Bracamonte of Saco's Thornton Academy and Zack Elowitch of Portland High School.. Maine news, sports ...



Wells High School Alumni Association to hold golf tournament June 2  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS – The 8th annual Wells High School Alumni Association Golf Tournament will be held at the Cape Neddick Country Club on June 2. Funds raised from ...



Wells High School at Brewer High School — Local Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

Brewer stats: Javiera Mora 33/33 serving ,3 aces, 2 assists, 8 kills 14 digs, Ashley Tanguay 3 assists, 8 kills, 2 blocks, 6 digs, Kathryn Austin 4 kills, 1 block, ...



School board ends long, emotional debate with vote to remove Native American imagery from Wells mascots  Press Herald

The unanimous vote leaves Skowhegan as the only high school in Maine to retain a Native American nickname or imagery. By Steve CraigStaff Writer. Follow on ...



Food truck park in Wells to raise money for boy with rare disease  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Congdon's After Dark, New England's first food truck park, will host a fundraiser on Sunday for My Pal Spencer, which funds research for Sanfilippo ...



Wells Rotary Club announces Fifth Annual Vidalia Onion Program  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The Wells Rotary Club is excited to announce their 5th Annual Vidalia Onion Sale Project. During the month of April, Wells Rotarians will be taking ...



Tyler Bridge named Wells Student-Athlete of the Month  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Wells High School senior Tyler Bridge was recently honored as “Student-Athlete of the Month” for September. The standout running back and ...



Gray-New Gloucester goes up early with long-range shooting, holds on for Class B South semifinal win  Bangor Daily News

Gray-New Gloucester High School's Eliza Hotham and Brianna Jordan stretched Wells High School out with a flurry of three-point buckets in the first half, giving ...



Wells cross country runners don't let autism slow them down  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

The Wells High School boys cross country team were division two conference champions in Western Maine. Two runners living with autism, Matt Chase and ...



Wells High musicians participate in honors music festival  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Five music students from Wells High School participated in the 2019 MMEA District 1 High School Honors Festival held at York High School on Jan.



Wells Rotary wraps up another 'giving' year  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The Wells Rotary Club recently held their “Changeover” breakfast at the Rotary Pavilion at Wells Harbor Park. This annual changeover marks the ...



These are the best public high schools in Maine, report says  WMTW Portland

New rankings released on Tuesday are highlighting the top public high schools in Maine. U.S. News & World Report released its annual rankings of high ...



Wells High School  Press Herald

Wells High School held its graduation at 1 p.m. June 14 at the school. The commencement address was delivered by Donato Tramuto, a global healthcare ...



Memorial Day parades and ceremonies scheduled  Biddeford Journal Tribune

YORK COUNTY — Residents in York County's cities and its small towns will mark Memorial Day on with parades and ceremonies to honor veterans who died ...



Everything you need to know for Maine's state championship football games  Bangor Daily News

Eight teams will be battling in four state championship games on Saturday, three of which boast perfect records so far this season.. Maine news, sports, politics, ...



Panel Recommends That Wells-Ogunquit District Change Mascot, But Keep 'Warrior' Name  Maine Public

An advisory panel is recommending that the Wells-Ogunquit Consolidated School District abandon the detailed profile of an Indian head as a mascot for the.



Class action: Justices interact with Sanford High students  Biddeford Journal Tribune

SANFORD — Three cases were heard Tuesday at Sanford High School and Regional Technical Center, part of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court's program ...



ACLU asks Maine high school to retire 'Warriors' mascot  Bangor Daily News

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine has sent a letter to the Wells-Ogunquit School Committee urging the board to retire the Wells High School “Warriors” ...



Wells prepares to honor 2019 Literary Achievement winners  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The Wells-Ogunquit Community School District will present the 33rd Literary Achievement Awards ceremony on stage in the Olenn Performing Arts ...



Domestic violence assault among Wells Police Log items  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The following individuals were arrested or issued a summons by Wells Police from Dec. 18 to Dec. 25, 2018: • A 16-year-old male juvenile from Wells ...



Each win by Wells High wrestlers goes to help kids with rare disease  Press Herald

Wells High School wrestlers solicited pledges of donations earned through their victories in matches to support a former wrestler and his son, who has a rare ...



Football Preview: Bridge envisions third straight state title for Wells  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — If you look up “winner” in the dictionary, it probably has a photo of Tyler Bridge next to it. Bridge, now a 6 foot 3, 205-pound senior running back and ...



Wells High art students create portraits for refugee children  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Over the past winter, budding artists from Wells High School began their second year of participation in the Memory Project, a nonprofit organization ...



Wells High School needs $27 million renovation to stay accredited, school officials say  Bangor Daily News

WELLS, Maine — Only a few people of the 30 or so present spoke up at a public hearing regarding the $26.85 million bond referendum to renovate Wells High ...



Wells Warriors mascot comes under new fire after claims of racist taunts  Bangor Daily News

The talks are coming in the wake of racism accusations stemming from a recent WHS football game against Lisbon High School that stirred much attention in the ...



Wells Players present 'You Can't Take it With You' opening Nov. 14  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The Wells Players will present the madcap comedy by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart You Can't Take It With You, in the performing arts center at ...



Wells superintendent defends district after claims of racism at football game  Bangor Daily News

A Lisbon woman has asked for a public apology from the Wells-Ogunquit Community School District for what she said was racist behavior at a recent Wells High ...



'It's been a long time coming': Community reacts to school mascot proposal  Bangor Daily News

WELLS, Maine — The committee charged with evaluating the use of the Warrior name and Native American imagery at Wells High School will formally ...



Wells Democratic Town Committee awards inaugural scholarship  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — The first annual Wells Democratic Town Committee Scholarship has been awarded to Wells High School graduate Megan Schneider. She was ...



Two Wells High students receive NSDC Awards  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — Principal Eileen Sheehy of Wells High School has announced that seniors Katherine Reidy and Matthew Chase are the recipients of the 2018 ...



Wells shuts out Foxcroft for 'D' football state title  Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, Maine — The weapons perhaps most familiar to Maine high school football fans were devastating enough as Wells High School pursued its ...



Wells-Ogunquit school panel to begin review of a tradition: Warriors school mascot  Press Herald

A visitor's allegation of cultural insensitivity sparks public talks on an issue that has been hotly debated in other Maine towns. By Steve CraigStaff Writer.



West rolls by East in record-setting win at 30th annual Lobster Bowl  Bangor Daily News

The South and its West region high school seniors from the 2018 season reasserted their collective strength Saturday at steamy Thornton Academy in Saco, ...



Student art displayed at Barn Gallery as Wells teacher honored by colleagues  Biddeford Journal Tribune

OGUNQUIT – Over Mother's Day weekend, the Ogunquit Barn Gallery held its 41 st consecutive Student Art Show exhibiting a variety of student artwork from ...



Wells Jr. High student receives appreciation award for her volunteerism  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS ─ Eighth-grade student Sarah Shackford was recognized by Wells Jr. High School for her volunteer *service* to the school's Bridges Program where she ...



Move to retire Wells' Native American mascot gets significant support  Press Herald

The superintendent and the high school football coach tell study committee members they're ready to retire the imagery while keeping the Warriors name.



Bangor High School senior wins $20000 Tramuto Foundation Awards scholarship  Bangor Daily News

BANGOR — The Tramuto Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 2001 by Ogunquit resident Donato Tramuto, has granted a four-year scholarship to ...



Dexter wrestling places second at Class B championship  observer-me.com

LINCOLN — Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln hosted about 30 schools fighting to get the Class B wrestling championship on Saturday, Feb. 16. Dexter ...



Here's your week-by-week look at the 2019 high school football schedule  Arizona Daily Star

The Pueblo Warriors celebrate a win against the Tucson Badgers at Pueblo High School Friday, Aug. 30, 2019. The Pueblo Warriors held the Badgers at bay ...



Wells Elementary School salutes core value champions  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS ─ During its third and final “Breakfast of Champions” for the 2017-2018 school year, 58 first- through fourth-grade students were recognized for being ...



Movers and Shakers: Wells Tim Roche helps teach about giving back  Seacoastonline.com

WELLS — There's nothing wrong with winning state championships, but Well High School football coach Tim Roche also wants his players to understand about ...



Bulldog lost for 2 weeks through storms and bitter cold reunited with family in Wells  Bangor Daily News

The dog lost 12 pounds, but didn't suffer any frostbite over her two weeks away.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor ...



School supply lists available online for area parents  Biddeford Journal Tribune

YORK COUNTY — Parents of students attending schools in York County this fall have a new tool in their back-to-school bag of tricks this year as all of their ...



CPS Teacher Caught In Sting Soliciting Sex From Minor: Police  Evergreen Park, IL Patch

CPS Teacher Accused Of Soliciting Sex From Minor - Evergreen Park, IL - The Wells high school science teacher thought he was texting a 15-year-old girl, when ...



Film: Challenges of raising a family on a teacher's salary continue  Arizona Education News Service

More than a year after the #RedForEd rally at the Capitol, many of the challenges that teachers face in the classroom and in raising a family on a teacher's salary ...



Maine School Forms Panel To Review Use Of Native American Logo, Nickname  Maine Public

The Wells-Ogunquit Community School District decided Thursday night to form an advisory committee to look into concerns about Wells High School's use of.



The best photos from the tourney quest to be crowned regional champs  Bangor Daily News

To tide you over until the tournament returns, look back through these photographs from the Bangor Daily News that captured the triumph and heartbreak of the ...



U.S. Sen. Collins congratulates Robshaw as a Maine Sports Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete  observer-me.com

PORTLAND — U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine recently attended the Maine Sports Hall of Fame VIP reception, where she met with this year's recipients of the ...



WHS grads urged to break barriers  Seacoastonline.com

WELLS — You have to speak up.Take the time to make your own decisions.There is no need to be perfect.Change is scary, but it's good for you.Kimberly Towne ...



'Smoke bomb' Builth Wells High School set to reopen  BBC News

Police conclude their investigations at a school which shut after a "suspected smoke bomb" was set off.



Life is beautiful: WHS graduate shares his story of recovery to help others  Seacoastonline.com

WELLS — You've heard the one about the cool guy in recovery, right? He's the first one to be buried.Colin Sevigney, 23, two-time state wrestling champion, and ...



Marshwood, Wells take home wrestling state championships — High School Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

Marshwood High School of South Berwick won the Class A championship and Wells High School took the Class B title during Saturday's wrestling state ...



Wells girls want to keep success going  Seacoastonline.com

Last year the Wells High School girls soccer team had a breakout season, finishing with a 10-5 record - just one year after going winless in 2016.Coach Doug ...



Brewer Witches capture first state baseball title with help from Cyr walkoff single  Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — For decades, the Brewer High School baseball program has fielded some strong teams, and has sent athletes on to play Division I, minor ...



Local students on dean's list at Colby College  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WATERVILLE — A number of area students were among more than 500 students named to the highly selective Dean's List at Colby College in Waterville for ...



Wells riding a Red Tide of football pride into state championship game  Press Herald

The football-loving town is behind its high school team, and the players know the support makes a difference. By Steve CraigStaff Writer. Follow on Twitter ...



This Foxcroft Academy coach is among four picks for Maine wrestling hall of fame  Bangor Daily News

Luis Ayala, who has coached the Foxcroft Academy wrestling team to six state championships in 17 years, will be one of four new inductees into the Maine ...



Wells High School $26.85 million construction project bond wins easy approval  Bangor Daily News

WELLS, Maine — Voters in Wells and Ogunquit voted Tuesday to approve a $26.85 million Wells High School construction project. The Wells High School ...



As students shine on stage, Chicago teacher is real star of the show  WGN TV Chicago

CHICAGO — January's Teacher of the Month knows how to build confidence in her students. It's a lesson at the heart of the drama program she started at ...



Once a high school quarterback, Josh Wells is being counted on as the Jaguars left tackle  The Florida Times-Union

Josh Wells and Kenny Fryman still joke about the first time they squared off in football's Oklahoma drill, that old-school test of toughness. They were 10 years old.



Football teams keep shrinking for northern Maine high schools  Bangor Daily News

High school football across the state clearly is a numbers game these days, with many programs struggling to maintain sufficient participation numbers not only ...



N.H. suicide victim was Wells High School valedictorian  Press Herald

The woman who died when she was hit by the Amtrak Downeaster in New Hampshire last week was a 22-year-old former high school valedictorian from Wells.



Wells Conservation Commission announces 19th Annual Student Art Awards winners  Biddeford Journal Tribune

WELLS — An audience of 125 students and family members celebrated the Wells Conservation Commission annual student art awards presentations May 31 at ...



Events - Portland Press Herald  Press Herald

From left, golfers Bruce Tuttle, Chris McGrath, Porter Rooney and Douglas McLean celebrate after their team win at the 2018 Wells-Ogunquit Community School ...



Maine moves closer to banning Native American school mascots  Bangor Daily News

In this Jan. 15, 2019 photo, Skowhegan Area High School cheerleaders stand beneath a mural of the school's mascot on the wall of the gymnasium in ...



The trials of a neighborhood high school  Chicago Reader

Wells Community Academy in West Town has disadvantaged students, many unhelpful parents, a bad reputation, charters nibbling at its enrollment—and some ...



Superintendent, coach say school should keep Warriors team name, but ditch 'imagery'  Bangor Daily News

Calls to remove the Native American imagery from the Wells High School mascot garnered further support last week when Superintendent Jim Daly and football ...



High school countdown: CDO's Stevie Rocker has skills, stats to be the next Ka'Deem Carey  Arizona Daily Star

The Star is counting down the top football players in Southern Arizona in the weeks leading up to the season.Today: Canyon del Oro junior Stevie Rocker.



Thirty graduate from Wells High School | News | elkodaily.com  Elko Daily Free Press

WELLS — “Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.” — John Wayne.



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