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Secondary Drowning

Many parents are unaware of the life-threatening danger By Erika Janes, R.N., Injury Prevention Coordinator, Norton Children’s Prevention and Wellness Imagine you are at a pool party with your young child. Everyone seems to be having a good time and you are watching your child from the side of the pool. You turn your head…Read More

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The Paradox of Parenting in the Trump Era

By Farrah Alexander “Mom, do you like Donald Trunk?” my four-year-old son asked with a somber, quizzical expression. My son, with his limited knowledge of our nation’s current polarity, couldn’t have possibly understood what a loaded question this was. Although I’m pretty passionate about political issues, I tend to shield my children from civil discourse. At least…Read More

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Maker13: A Community Workshop

Dream.Design.Build Story and Photos by JD Dotson I was first introduced to the idea of Maker13 by the owners in a tent at Harvest Homecoming 2015. I bought some small, laser-cut wood pieces to use in my jewelry making and picked up a brochure about the Maker Mobile and a future “makerspace,” a place where…Read More

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A Jeffersonville Oasis

Story by Allison Jones | Photos by David Harrison Searching for the ideal place to call home can be daunting, but Nikki Coffman didn’t waver. “I wasn’t interested in a large house that would require a great deal of upkeep or extensive yard maintenance,” she said. A native of Southern Indiana, her roots were firmly…Read More

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Triumph over Tragedy

Dawne Gee recounts her blessings after a stroke Story by Lynn Choate | Photos by Danny Alexander Who would have thought you could find blessings beyond measure after a stroke? Dawne Gee did. And in true triumph-over-tragedy fashion, she is recounting those blessings every chance she gets. Just before Thanksgiving last year, Gee, 54, suffered what could…Read More

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Worth The Wait: Clarksville Cove Makes Huge Splash

By the Extol Team | Courtesy Photos After a full year of being closed for renovations, Clarksville Cove Family Aquatic Center has opened once again. Talk about worth the wait: The Southern Indiana family fun destination now features three splash pads with interactive spray ’n‘ play equipment, a body slide, tube slide and swimming pool,…Read More