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Huber’s: a Kentuckiana fall tradition

The Starlight water tower overlooks a pumpkin patch as families search diligently for the perfect pumpkin

Jordan Gregg, Staff Reporter

October 21, 2019

As a packed, rickety wagon approaches an expansive field filled with vivid orange pumpkins, it is hard to deny the old cliche — fall is in the air. Visiting Huber’s Orchard and Winery during the fall season is a tradition in Kentuckiana. Patrons can shop at the Farm Market for fall treats and decorations...

Fat Heads Rescue takes on Harvest Homecoming

Joanna Smith holds a boxer puppy brought to Harvest Homecoming by Fat Heads Rescue.

Aubryn Crotchett, Staff Reporter

October 16, 2019

A local non-profit animal shelter hosted a booth at Harvest Homecoming this year, letting visitors spend time with its wet-nosed puppies for a small fee. Fat Heads Rescue had a booth at the annual New Albany festival for the first time. Harvest Homecoming hosted craft and booth days from Thursday, Oct. 10 to Sun...

IUS fine arts students bond during Harvest Float production

Tor Chaleunphonh, sophomore graphic design major, explains his idea for the mask to his classmates.

Logan Stephens, Staff Reporter

October 6, 2019

The bead-throwing of Mardi Gras combined with the candy-giving of Halloween on Saturday, Oct. 5, for IU Southeast’s Mardi Gras and Halloween-inspired floats at this year’s Harvest Homecoming Parade and Float Show. There were two IU Southeast floats, one created by the Fine Arts department and another...

Schimpff’s Confectionery gets an upgrade

Julie Jackson, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

For two years, Schimpff’s Confectionery has been under construction. Expanding, remodeling and restoring has been the plan since day one and just a little over a week ago, the 126-year-old building in downtown Jeffersonville reopened as a “bigger and better” candy store. Schimpff’s confectionery...


May 1, 2017

Somewhere a college student, a musical duo, a winery tasting room manager, and two eccentric, extremely photogenic baristas share an atmosphere of ground espresso beans, vanilla extract, and just a hint of customary nostalgia. They sip their Americano, their mocha, their latte with skim milk, and for t...

The Overlook Restaurant

Emily Aschbacher

May 1, 2017

It all started with a little café and grocery store. After the little café became a Greyhound Bus stop, business began to pick up and the Overlook Restaurant was named by the locals and thus born. Since opening as a restaurant in 1948, the Overlook has been known for its breathtaking view of the ...

Urban Bread Company

Urban Bread Company

Emily Tempo

May 1, 2017

Roti bread, served at Urban Bread Company, has become a local stable for Jeffersonville residents as their signature dish offers a unique experience. Located off of 10th Street in Jeffersonville and now working on a new location in New Albany, Urban Bread Company looks to expand their business within the next ...

Now Trending: Coffee

Now Trending: Coffee

Kaitlyn Martin

May 1, 2017

Somewhere a young mother of two, a pair of managing twins, a roasting workaholic, a true blue New Albany native, and an eclectic, close-knit family and business owners share in the blend of ground espresso beans, vanilla extract, the flavor of the month, and just a pinch of success. They pour their Ame...

Orange Clover

Orange Clover

May 1, 2017

Lady Tron’s

Lady Tron's

May 1, 2017

Sir Dano’s

Sir Dano's

May 1, 2017