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Senior fashions project from sense of style

Jessica von Zastrow's passion for fashion began when she was a child.

District could be next to recast Win-Win

New Albany-Plain Local School District leaders say they plan to follow in the steps of other districts that have reexamined the Win-Win agreement with Columbus City Schools.
Police beat

New Albany: Motorist doing 90 busted for OVI, pot possession

An 18-year-old Columbus man pulled over Aug. 17 for driving 90 mph on state Route 161 near Beech Road was arrested for OVI and drug possession when officers found marijuana in his car.
Foundation in Focus

Thriving local arts groups reflect strength of community

When the New Albany Community Foundation hosted Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein in 2004, she was genuinely moved by the community's commitment to promoting the arts and education.

Sawyers: Increased enrollment in line with estimates

Enrollment in the New Albany-Plain Local School District has remained in line with projections, according to Superintendent Michael Sawyers.

National Park Service turns 100 amid maintenance concerns

Sometimes, the heating and air-conditioning system at the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park Visitors Center goes on the fritz.

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College notes

* Chad Guy of New Albany was named to the John Carroll University spring dean's list.

New school year underway

As students walked across the sidewalk and buses rolled past Aug. 18, second-grader Frances Gualdoni took a moment to share how she felt about returning to school.
New events center

Noah's aims to fill local venue void

New Albany has lacked a large events center for rent since Winding Hollow Golf and Events Center closed in January 2015.

Brisk replaces Mott on council

After raising three daughters in New Albany, Marlene Brisk realized where she wanted to begin volunteering.
Police beat

Near miss with cruiser nets driver OVI charge

A close call between a patrol vehicle and another driver at the intersection of U.S. Route 62 and Thompson Road resulted in an OVI charge for a 29-year-old New Albany man.

Brisk replaces Mott on New Albany City Council

New Albany City Council on Aug. 16 appointed Marlene Brisk to a vacant council seat, according to city spokesman Scott McAfee.
A rare development

Kaufman apartments would be only second set of rentals in city

An apartment complex is planned in New Albany's village center.

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