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The sweet side of a sour pandemic

The sweet side of a sour pandemic

A New Albany business owner lost her job because of the COVID-19 pandemic last year, so she fought to make her sugary dream a reality
Caleb Stultz, Staff Reporter February 4, 2021

Stevie, the owner and founder of the New Albany Sugar Shoppe, lost her job of ten years for the second time last April. The first time, which was during the 2008 recession, kept her out of work for...

Katie Morris met with Madison Reed Friday, Dec 20, 2019, where this photo was taken. Photo provided by Madison Reed.

IUS students remember Katie Morris, raise funds to support family

John Clere, Editor-in-Chief December 27, 2019

IU Southeast art therapy major Katie Morris died Monday, Dec. 23, at age 20. She will be missed by her friends at IUS, where she was a proud member of sorority Alpha Phi. Morris underwent a heart transplant...

New Albany church played an important role in helping slaves get to freedom

New Albany church played an important role in helping slaves get to freedom

The Second Baptist Church, located in downtown New Albany, was a part of the Underground Railroad during the mid-19th century
Brittany Bullard, Staff Reporter November 10, 2018

The Second Baptist Church in downtown New Albany, known in those days as the Town Clock Church, was built in 1852. It was a resource for slaves who were searching for freedom. During slavery, which...

The Millennial Business Model

The Millennial Business Model

Jordan Williams, Managing Editor March 7, 2018

Starting Small Businesses If you are a millennial – an American born between 1980 and 2000- then business matters to you and you matter to business, according to research. A study published in...

Eli Ivey, new owner of Copper Moon Gallery in downtown New Albany, stands in front of his new gallery. Ivey loves the the gallery’s location due to it’s close proximity to downtown Louisville.

Retail Therapy at Copper Moon: A New Gallery In Town

New ownership and new layout have accompanied the Copper Moon Gallery in New Albany.
Katie Laughlin, Staff Reporter February 19, 2018

The Copper Moon Gallery in New Albany, now under new management, has been redesigned. The gallery is a great place to take a study break and admire local artists’ masterpieces. It has a variety of...

From left to right: Austin Merten, Tyler Reed, Amber Renee, Leora Nosko, Lance Sorrels and Alan Passmore

New Albany Has Some ‘Crazy Neighbors’

Local band takes their music to the masses.
Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer December 5, 2016

There seems to be one thing that can bring people together and that is music. The Crazy Neighbors is a band located right here in New Albany that was formed because everyone in the group had a passion...

Christian Bowyer, communications and theatre senior, playing in the balloons. There were 1,800 balloons at the Balloonacy event.

Inflating new life into downtown

Ty Simpson, Staff Reporter November 2, 2015

Projectors played homemade clips on a false wall and 1,800 white balloons littered the ground as "Balloonacy" took place in downtown New Albany. Balloonacy is an art installation project born and bred...

Cliff Staten and Greg Phipps

IU Southeast faculty run for New Albany City Council

Jordan Williams, Staff Reporter October 5, 2015

When election day for New Albany’s city council arrives on Nov. 3, two members of IU Southeast’s faculty will be on the ballot. Cliff Staten, Professor of Political Science and International Studies,...

The Frazier History Museum on Museum Row in downtown Louisville.

Horizon guide: spending spring break at home

Kaetln Harrison, Staff Writer March 23, 2015

Spring break is right around the corner; but not everyone is leaving the area. Why would you when there are so many things to do here in Kentuckiana? The choices are endless and apply to all kinds of interests.       For...

Seeds and Greens brings new healthy eating and living options to New Albany

Seeds and Greens brings new healthy eating and living options to New Albany

Secoy Richey, Staff November 17, 2014

Seeds and Greens is the first and only natural market and deli to pop up in the ever-evolving renaissance of  downtown New Albany, offering what owner Stacey Freibert said is a not overwhelming but welcoming...

University Commons, a new apartment complex owned by APi Construction Management and located on Hausfeldt Ln. in New Albany, is slated be open and ready by December 2014-January 2015.

University Commons: off-campus apartments scheduled to open by January 2015

Rain Hopkins, Staff September 28, 2014

Trendy white sofas, warm lighting and a huge orange, spiral slide leading from the second to the first floor. This is the view from inside APi Construction Management’s office building. From the...

Long live New Albany's Irish Exit

Long live New Albany’s Irish Exit

Taylor Ferguson, General Assignments Editor September 9, 2014

It’s Feb. 21, 2012 at midnight. I’m officially 21. It’s a Tuesday and I have class tomorrow, but that’s alright because it’s just the Horizon. Two of my best friends, Hannah and Erin meet me...

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