Category Archives: Events Covered


The Kula Center Opens, Welcomes Everyone

One-stop shop for holistic medicine and wellness opens in New Albany By Lisa Hornung | Photos by Christian Watson New Albany now has its own one-stop shop for holistic medicine and wellness in The Kula Center, 802 E. Market St. Kula – which means community, clan or tribe – is a fitting name for the…Read More


Louisville Hosts Red-White Baseball Scrimmage

Photos by Christian Watson Feb. 9 The University of Louisville baseball team opened its final weekend of preseason work with a Red-White scrimmage Feb. at Jim Patterson Stadium. Gates opened at 1 p.m. for batting practice and admission was free for the scrimmage. Louisville opened the 2018 season on Feb. 16 at against Richmond in…Read More


Norton Sports Health Derby Festival Training Program Kick-Off

Photos by Christian Watson The Norton Sports Health Derby Festival Training Program to prepare runners and walkers for the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and miniMarathon kicked off Jan. 11. The free 15-week Norton Sports Health Training Program offers training tips and weekly group runs for participants with all levels of experience. The kick-off included distribution…Read More


Crash the Class

B.YOU Bounce Class We wanted to know why so many people are raving about B.You’s bouncing approach to fitness. So, we recently crashed a B.Bounce class held at the New Albany location. “Bouncing – aka rebounding – is widely used across the world in physical therapy clinics because it is a perfect way to increase…Read More


Kentuckiana’s Fittest

Four Barrel CrossFit hosted 6th annual event Photos by Jason Applegate Sept. 30 Four Barrel CrossFit Four Barrel CrossFit hosted the 6th annual Kentuckiana’s Fittest competition at their New Albany location. The event – known as simply “KF” to the local CrossFit community brought out 180 competitors – and scores of spectators – who competed…Read More


Nachand Fieldhouse Needs You

Funds Needed To Complete Refurbishing of Historic Site The Extol Sports Team Reports | Courtesy Photos BUILT IN 1937, the Nachand Fieldhouse was home to Jeffersonville High School Basketball until 1971 and has played a vital role in not only the local community, but the entire state of Indiana. At the time the fieldhouse was…Read More


Events | Louisville Film Fest Features New Albany Grad’s Film

“Bomb City” featured during opening night | Sept. 14 at Louisville Science Center  Photos by Danny Alexander  New Albany High School graduate – and last month’s featured cover star – Major Dodge and his movie “Bomb City” were featured during the opening night of the ninth annual Louisville International Festival of Film.  Dodge, who has appeared…Read More


Events | Louisville vs. Purdue

Photos by Jeff Nunn courtesy of Louisville vs. Purdue: The Cardinals pulled off a win in the nail-biter season opener Sept. 2 at Lucas Oil Stadium   The University of Louisville’s season opener was a nail biter for Cardinal fans thanks to Purdue coach Jeff Brohm’s Boilermakers. The 26-point underdogs played Bobby Petrino’s team to the wire,…Read More