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Rise Sister Rise

Sophomore seeks to lift up peers

Every Saturday, New Albany High School sophomore Ariana Wilson meets with a group of girls.

Coming up

New Albany Symphony Orchestra concerts, 11:30 a.m. Dec. 17 and 3 p.m. Dec. 18 in the Irving E. Schottenstein Theatre at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, 100 W. Dublin-Granville Road in New Albany. "Santa and the Symphony," a sensory-friendly performance, will be Dec. 17. "Holiday Spectacular" will be Dec. 18. Ticket prices for both performances begin at $12. To buy in advance, call 614-469-0939 or visit
'60 Seconds with Sawyers' videos

District asks just a minute of your time

New Albany-Plain Local School District leaders have launched a 60-second video series featuring Superintendent Michael Sawyers that are designed to give parents and the community quick hits about current events and other items of interest.

School district will offer program to deter dating abuse

Domestic violence isn't limited to adults.

Fry Out Cancer to be held Thanksgiving Day

More than 30 turkeys will be prepared for Fry Out Cancer, a third annual Thanksgiving Day fundraiser.

Nix Opiates to educate parents about drug abuse

Parents of New Albany-Plain Local School District students will have the opportunity to learn more about opiate abuse during a Nix Opiates event from 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 30 at New Albany Middle School, 6600 E. Dublin-Granville Road.
New Albany-Plain Local health care

Alternative plan would avoid premium increase

A new health-care option for employees will not cost the district any money, according to New Albany-Plain Local Schools officials.
Eagle Eye on Education

Five-year forecasts can keep community informed

With any large company or organization, planning and financial forecasting must be at its core to ensure the financial health of the organization.
Police beat

New Albany: Juveniles damage 2-8 Learning Facility

Police on Nov. 8 responded to a report that four juveniles entered the New Albany 2-8 Learning Facility, 177 N. High St., and damaged the building.

Coming up

New Albany Rotary Club, 8:05 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany, 150 W. Main St. Socials held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. every fourth Wednesday at the Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern, 180 Market St. For more information, call 419-305-7932.

Eagles' run ends

New Albany coach Pat Samanich hugs senior Devin Mahoney following the Eagles’ 17-6 loss to Massillon Perry in the Division II, Region 7 final Nov. 18 at Mansfield.

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