I’m constantly fighting the urge to add to my outdoor cooking platforms. I currently own a pellet grill / smoker, a charcoal smoker, a kettle grill and now, an outdoor griddle. And just like fighting the urge to buy a pellet grill, I finally gave in. Let me explain why.
Let’s face it. School board meetings aren’t the most fun things to attend. Sure, they are important. But the drudgery of the decision-making can be a boring night out, especially for parents with more immediate needs. Kids don’t feed themselves.
Calm and thoughtful Elderberry is here to ask if you’d have some room in your house for a petite hound/lab mix who’s lost his way. Elderberry is around a year old and was brought to The New Albany Floyd County Animal Shelter as a stray but his family never came for him. They called and said …
As some of you know, this past year I decided to buy a pellet grill/smoker, which was a big deal (at least for me) as I had always used charcoal and wood.
Fresh salsa is an easy way to add flavor along with vitamins and minerals to your plate. Use it to accent your favorite chips or serve over main dishes to add a pop of flavor. It is a budget-friendly way to use leftover tomatoes, onion, and peppers.
Rear Adm. Ryan Scholl was relieved by Rear Adm. Curt Renshaw, a native of New Albany, as Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 8, during a change of command ceremony Aug. 26 aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).
HENRYVILLE — “There’s not time to not be sustainable. There’s not time to mess up the Earth,” Beth Boesche-Taylor said of the decision she and her husband made to make their farm as sustainable as possible.
Today’s column may be a bit of a review for some of you who have been a reader of BBQ My Way for the past few years, but it’s worth the review.
NEW ALBANY — Dinosaur Adventure and the Floyd County Fairgrounds have teamed up to transform the grounds into a prehistoric drive-thru experience.
Chicken and brown rice make the perfect pairings for Southwest spices, lime juice and summer veggies in this simple one-pan main dish.
CLARK COUNTY — For the past seven decades, Clarksville resident Charles “Chick” Anders has been a trapper — a person who traps wild animals for their fur and to help with population control.
After a hiatus due to the pandemic, a group of local artists has resumed its monthly creative meet-ups and invites people of all skill levels to join in an international art movement connecting communities from across the world.
CLARKSVILLE — Eleven historical Clarksville homes have been given special designation as being 100 years or older, part of ongoing efforts to celebrate the town’s history.
JEFFERSONVILLE — An upcoming public art event in Jeffersonville is aimed at tying together some of the city’s amenities and connecting the community with the nature of the area.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Visitors will be able to enjoy extra dining and strolling space along Spring Street this summer as part of a new effort by the City of Jeffersonville and Jeffersonville Main Street.
CLARKSVILLE — With Memorial Day weekend just days away, the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department announced it has made the difficult decision to delay the opening of Clarksville Cove Family Aquatic Center.
In most cases when people think of serving a dish that has smoked elements, they assume it will take a lot of time and effort. Today’s recipe is an example of a deliciously smoky dish that is quick and easy to prepare.
Zucchini is really easy to grow in almost any state. It grows so fast that you will have zucchini coming out of your ears! I created these muffins to turn a vegetable sweet instead of the typical savory. Try adding chocolate chips, chopped nuts or a peanut butter swirl to make these muffins …
As a regular reader you may recall that I ventured into the pellet grill/smoker camp this past winter after a lot of due diligence and debate.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Organizers behind Abbey Road on the River, the world’s largest Beatles-inspired music festival, have announced a second event in Jeffersonville this year, this one hitting its traditional Memorial Day weekend.
Sometimes a smoked dish can be a bit of an undertaking. So naturally, finding a smoked dish that doesn’t take a ton of time is a real find, especially if you want to cook a family meal during the week.
NEW ALBANY — A special project combining art, nature and education is underway in New Albany and expected to be in full bloom around May.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Southern Indiana family has pooled their talents to bring a unique venue to the area, one they hope will be a smash hit with the community.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Jeffersonville Board of Public Works has approved four special events this year — three in early spring — which could signal a return to a measure of normalcy after a year of shuttered activities due to COVID-19.
The other day I was talking to a friend about our impending snowstorm, and we were trying to remember the last time such a large amount of snow had been predicted for the area.
Residents of Autumn Woods Senior Living in New Albany recently enjoyed their own sweet, chocolately “Hershey Kiss Day” with hilarious chocolate quotes, a chocolate kiss toss and, of course, a few Hershey Kisses!
Let’s face it, you don’t want to eat alone on Valentine’s Day. I hate eating alone. Recipe for Froggy Love: You. Me. And Meow Mix. No need for anything fancy. I’m a simple cat with simple needs. I want to shower someone with affection. No need for red wine and filet medallions. I’m a beer an…
As we continue to look for ways to fuel our family history research and add to our historical knowledge during this time of pandemic, genealogical societies are offering a wide array of programs that can be accessed from home on your computer.
Want a cat who knows what she’s about? Look no farther than the self-proclaimed queen of the shelter, Kodak. She’s a 5-year-old lady who would prefer you not talk about her age and instead focus on how gorgeous she is. Kodak is all about her snack time and thinks (actually knows) that humans…
JEFFERSONVILLE — The sixth annual Clark County CARES Drug Facts Week starts Monday, a series of events meant to help provide resources and education to people affected by addiction and to connect groups and individuals to help find solutions.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The new Jeffersonville Public Arts administrator has hit the ground running, ready for community collaborations that will continue to make the city a brighter place.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Before the doors even opened at noon, there were already more than 100 people in line Friday for a free ham and turkey giveaway in Jeffersonville. Within an hour, the food had all been claimed by local families and individuals.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Jeffersonville Animal Shelter Director Sarah Green said the recent major renovations the shelter has undergone will go a long way toward improving the health and happiness of the cats and dogs who stay there while waiting for their forever homes.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Jury trials in Indiana have been pushed back to March 1, under an order issued Monday by the state supreme court due to COVID-19. But even with delays, Southern Indiana courts say they’ll work to keep everything as on track as possible as the pandemic continues.
CLARK COUNTY — Indiana Department of Transportation contractor E&B Paving Inc. plans to close all lanes of I-65 SB between Henryville (Exit 19) and Memphis (Exit 16) in Clark County the night of Tuesday, Dec. 15. Under the closure, crews will complete bridge repairs at Caney Fork.
NEW ALBANY — A New Albany family say they hope this year’s Christmas decorations can be a beacon of joy for those who may be struggling through what has been a difficult year for many.
It’s Christmas Eve and Winnie-the-Pooh and all his friends are excitedly planning their Christmas Eve party, everyone except Eeyore. He seems to have lost his tail and is miserable. Rabbit organizes a search for Eeyore’s tail in the 100-Acre Wood, and the adventure begins! This delightful mu…
As we continue to do more and more research from home, our attention needs to turn to help aids that direct us to major resources that can add to our personal research.
Markie is a one-year-old Domestic Short Hair kitty who found herself outdoors and alone with a litter of baby kittens. A kind citizen brought her to The New Albany Floyd County Animal Shelter and she was placed into a foster home where she could raise her babies in peace. Now that her babies…
In today's top headlines we have a look into the efforts from officials at the Louisville Zoo to provide some of their animals with a uniquely formulated Covid-19 vaccine for animals. We also hear from those involved with the Origin Park project on their efforts to preserve the habitat of bi…
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June 2021 Obituaries
Shirley Coriell Yochem, 70, entered eternal life on Monday, September 27, 2021 at Clark Memorial Health. She was born to the late Dale and Anna Coriell in New Albany on December 11, 1950. Shirley worked at St. John Paul II Catholic School. She enjoyed quilting and baking but her most cherish…
- Floyd County Readers' Choice
- Jeffersonville pastor charged with sex with minor in Allen County
- Rose-Hulman freshman dies from injuries suffered in Saturday accident
- Records show two more New Albany police officers quit after being placed on leave
- Clark County Sheriff's Office mourns passing of deputy
- Indiana National Guard deployed to support staff at Clark Memorial Health
- Senate redistricting would reshape Southern Indiana representation, affect 2022 races
- New Indiana program aims to provide stable internet connection across the state
- Floyd County Little League seeks help to improve facilities
- Sentenced in pornography case, defendant now faces child molestation charge