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New Albany-Plain Local Report card shows some improvements

The New Albany-Plain Local School District met all 24 indicators on the Ohio Department of Education's state report card and improved one letter grade for the progress of students with disabilities, increasing from a D to a C.

Mother going extra miles to honor daughter's kidney donor

Lori Wilson says she has been told by her doctors that she has surpassed being a cat after using all nine lives -- they now call her a tiger.
Police beat

New Albany: Thefts reported from home, work site

The New Albany Police Department is investigating thefts and attempted thefts from construction sites and residences.

Veteran police officer injured in motorcycle accident

A 22-year veteran of the New Albany Police Department was injured seriously in a motorcycle accident Sept. 8.

SmartRide part of plan to add amenities

The Central Ohio Transit Authority's park-and-ride facility and SmartRide New Albany shuttle service to New Albany's business parks have been up and running since Sept. 2.

Best: Health center will emphasize preventive care

When Dr. Tom Best met Phil Heit five years ago, he thought, "This guy's onto something."

Zakaria headlines opening lecture of Jefferson Series

The New Albany Community Foundation's next Jefferson Series will begin with journalist Fareed Zakaria on Oct. 14 at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, 100 W. Dublin-Granville Road in New Albany.
New Albany Community Authority

$7M released to city for L Brands expansion projects

The New Albany Community Authority on Sept. 11 voted 5-0 to forward $7 million to New Albany from the economic-development fund to pay for projects associated with L Brands' expansion in the International Personal Care and Beauty Campus.

Kalinosky chosen for school board

The New Albany-Plain Local Board of Education on Sept. 11 swore in new member Debbie Kalinosky.

Veteran New Albany officer injured in motorcycle accident

A 22-year veteran of the New Albany Police Department was injured seriously in a motorcycle accident Sept. 8.

Walking the walk

Classic's Grand Prix makes leap to online broadcast

The New Albany Classic Invitational Grand Prix and Family Day slated Sunday, Sept. 21, continues to gain national attention and will draw people from all over Ohio and throughout the United States, organizers say.

District rolls out welcome mat at new secure entrance

High school parents and people who are new to the New Albany-Plain Local School District have been using the new welcome center on the west side of the high school gymnasium.
Greensward-Johnstown roads

Despite objection, City Council to apply for roundabout grant

New Albany City Council on Sept. 7 voted 7-0 to apply to the Ohio Public Works Commission for $1.8 million to construct a roundabout on Johnstown Road (U.S. Route 62) at the intersection of Greensward Road.

17 apply to replace Matt on school board

Seventeen people have applied to replace Natalie Matt on the New Albany-Plain Local school board.
Police beat

New Albany: Metal reported stolen from two area construction sites

The New Albany Police Department is investigating several thefts, two of which occurred at construction sites.

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