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New Albany Stories

The Story of Hope and the Post Office

New Albany in the 1830's If you were living in New Albany in the 1830s, your mailing address might have been listed as Hope, Ohio.
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Vietnam War Hero Mike Butsko

Albert Michael Butsko, a 1964 New Albany High School graduate, gave his life for our country in Vietnam on September 10, 1967.
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New Albany Schools

The Early Days “New Albany Schools”

This is what New Albany Elementary (far right), Middle School (now the annex-only old building remaining) and High School (back building, between the track/football field and the baseball field) were like when I started in 1992. It was a special place even then.
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The Old Dairy Cream

The Old Dairy Cream in New Albany My name is Carolyn, and my brother, Benjamin, and I grew up with our parents, Harrison and Leona Drake, on Reynoldsburg-New Albany Road just south of Morse Road.  When Ben and I were kids, the only thing in New Albany that interested us was the Dairy
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New Albany – Small Town Vibes

Alive with Traditions! Nothing has ever given me more of a small-town vibe than Summer of 2018 in New Albany, Ohio. I was inspired to write this #newalbanystories entry after reading the story, by Steve Joseph, about his memories of New Albany Little League in the 70’s. Our family and
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You are cordially invited by the New Albany-Plain Township Historical Society to attend: NEW ALBANY’S WWI CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION AND REMEMBRANCE VETERAN’S DAY NOVEMBER 11, 2018 at 6:30 P.M. (DOORS OPEN AT SIX.) Noah’s Event Center 175 E. Main Street New Albany, Ohio This is a free eve
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10 speed

Every now and again, I look up Eagles Pizza’s website. I miss the pizza and like to look at the photos. But it is not just the pizza photos I like to see, it is all the photos of New Albany I really like to see! I grew up there but have been in Texas since 1984. I worked at Dair
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Events in New Albany Ohio | Summer Movie Series

Summer Movie Series in New Albany Ohio Friday, July 24th: Frozen
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Students get WWII Living History

An American veteran of World War II and a German Jew whom he helped to rescue in Nazi-occupied Holland shared the stage at Granville Middle School (also in New Albany & Johnstown) yesterday to talk about their experiences and to preach the importance of tolerance.
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State Rt. 62 – Open!

62 Round About Now Open This was the word as of 3 month ago! Residents traveling between Johnstown and New Albany will have to find an alternate route to Johnstown Road (U.S. Route 62) this summer because of a bridge replacement and road resurfacing. The Ohio Department of Transportat
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We are going “Back to the Future”

Summer Movie Series presented by Eagles Pizza Friday August 15th: Back to the Future Get in back-to-school mode by going back in time with Marty McFly. This 80’s classic will entertain the entire family. Festivities will begin at 7:30 with music and free popcorn. Other concessions ite
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Events in New Albany Ohio

Dennis Keesee has brought back movie night in New Albany with the first one this coming Friday night at the Wexner Park pavilion. This beautiful signage was done by Sean Alley owner of ProSign on the side of Eagles Pizza, at the exact location where movies were actualy shown, I believ
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