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The Playhouse

December! It arrives with great expectations, planned activities, and an overload of calories AND emotions. Preparations for parties and hosting take a little longer for me each year, and then it’s over so quickly. A family favorite dessert linked to Christmas might take a dozen steps and several hours in the kitchen. Yet, when it […]

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Local businesses offer something for every shopping taste

With this year’s Thanksgiving behind us, we are full out on our way to Christmas. All the Black Friday deals are done, Small Business Saturday offered up some great value and Cyber Monday let the online shoppers click away. I have nothing against ordering things online, but that is not my preferred choice of shopping. […]

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We have so much to be thankful for

By Lisa Bryant General Manager Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year, until we get to Christmas and then that will be my favorite. Thanksgiving is the holiday I get to spend more relaxing time with family. Like most families we have several traditions that are a must each year. Like a lot of […]

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The Playhouse

The theme is Thanksgiving from pilgrim performers in elementary schools to Facebook posts to homeless shelter drives. It’s a holiday to help us focus on our blessings, thanks to George Washington’s proclamation in 1789, “as a day of public thanksgiving and prayers to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and signal favors […]

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Thanks for coming and stop by to visit any time

By Lisa Bryant General Manager The New Albany Gazette held an open house on Thursday afternoon to let readers, members of the community and friends come by and see our new location downtown. We had a large number of people to come by, visit and tour our building. If you did not get to make […]

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Give thanks to those in the armed forces

By Lisa Bryant General Manager On Friday we will celebrate Veterans Day and honor those who have served in the many branches of the armed forces. As I voted on Tuesday I thought of the thousands of men and women who have fought to protect my right to vote and who fight to keep us […]

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Gazette is finally at home downtown

By Lisa Bryant General Manager The Gazette has gone through quite a bit of changes this year. We sold the building on Carter Avenue in the spring of this year, but did not have a permanent location to move into. We rented a temporary location on Hwy. 30 West across from the hospital. That was […]

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The Playhouse

By Camille Anding It’s time – time for all the turkeys to look for camo or hide out in the woods.  Month eleven is here! It’s time to add an extra mile to our walking routine or a few more minutes of cardio workouts in preparation for the “body stuffings” only days away.  The cream […]

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Cancer patients, families, caregivers need our prayers

By Lisa Bryant General Manager October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and I had the opportunity to attend a luncheon on Friday that was heart-breaking and inspirational at the same time. I, like everyone at that luncheon, received a blessing from the two women who shared their experience with breast cancer. Each woman experienced different […]

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The Playhouse

by Camille Anding The marquee is about a mile from our house – near the street and in front of its neighborhood church. The pastor keeps a scripture verse on it that I appreciate for its truth and wise reminders for all the traffic that read it. The pastor’s present post is from Isaiah 43: […]

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