New Albany Soccer Coach Caryl Vogel

New Albany Lady Bulldogs return veteran team in soccer

By Dennis Clayton Coach Caryl Vogel will return nine starters from last year’s team but must begin the year with a new keeper as last year’s starter Shannon Goode has graduated as well as long-time starter on defense, Olivia Dunnam. Coach Vogel will again only have two seniors, with Hannah Anderson and Katelyn Watson being […]

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West Union Girls Coach Matt Thompson

West Union Lady Eagles have mix of experience and youth

West Union’s Lady Eagles will put a team of three seniors, three freshmen and four sophomores on the floor for this season and first year coach Matt Thompson is hoping to the mix will produce a postseason playoff run for the team. Coach Thompson said “As far as the senior leadership, I expect a lot. […]

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East Union Girls Coach Josh Blythe

East Union Lady Urchins look to build off last season’s success

By Dennis Clayton Coach Josh Blythe enters year two coaching the Lady Urchins with three seniors Jade Anderson, Yadasha Daniel and Samantha Lineberry to provide the leadership for a roster filled with freshmen and sophomores. Anderson has the most experience of the three and she will be counted on to “control the game and to […]

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Ingomar Girls Coach Trent Adair

Young players on the move for Lady Falcons

By Jay Tidwell Special to the News-Exchange Hannah Russell understands she has a special role on this year’s Ingomar squad. “I realize I have the extra responsibility and there’s going to be a rebuilding stage,” said Russell, the lone senior for the Lady Falcons and the only player above the tenth grade on the roster. […]

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Myrtle Coach Rob Browning

Browning building for future with Lady Hawks

2013 Myrtle girls basketball preview By Jay Tidwell Special to the News-Exchange The arrival of a new head coach has helped Myrtle begin its journey back to the win column. Rob Browning, a Union County native, is the third head coach in the past three seasons for the Lady Hawks, but the outlook is upbeat. […]

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NA Girls Coach John Stroud

New Albany Lady Bulldogs begin basketball without Spears

The New Albany Lady Bulldogs had the luxury of Jazmine Spears for five successful seasons, however Spears has not graduated and Coach John Stroud must now find a leader and scorer to pick up his 2013-14 edition of basketball. Coach John Stroud opened his interview by saying “Well, life after Spears, this is a new […]

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Fair weather football friend?

Our beagle, Molly, and I were moving along quickly in the 23-degree temperature and brisk breeze Sunday morning. Molly was in no mood to dawdle on her morning walk, and I wasn’t either. My stocking cap and bubble coat were doing their best. I call it my bubble coat because the quilting is so puffy […]

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Fair weather football friend?

Thanksgiving is here tomorrow, for many of us a time for family gatherings, turkey, pumpkin pie and all the trimmings. We hope at this time you will be thankful for what you have and also take a moment to share with others as we enter the holiday season. We are talking about the Gazette’s Sharing […]

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Sharing with others

Thanksgiving is here tomorrow, for many of us a time for family gatherings, turkey, pumpkin pie and all the trimmings. We hope at this time you will be thankful for what you have and also take a moment to share with others as we enter the holiday season. We are talking about the Gazette’s Sharing […]

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Jackson Furniture heads to Myrtle

The Tennesse-based Jackson Furniture has set its sights on Myrtle as one of its next locations for a production facility. The motion and stationary furniture manufacturer will invest $2 million and create 250 jobs over three years in Myrtle, as well as Mantachie. Jackson Furniture will manufacture motion furniture under its Catnapper reclining products brand […]

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