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Scrapbooking, opera, dance: interests of an 1890s family

The family was interested in various cultural pursuits, as a long-saved musicale program indicates.

By Kaye Ford - For The Courier-Times Henry County Historical Society recently received a loan of items from the D.W. and Grace (Wilson) Kerr family of New Castle. The family lived in New Castle during the 1890s and, judging by the scrapbook created by Mrs. Kerr, le

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Tradition is the way we roll at our house

Sherry’s home is ready to welcome fall and Thanksgiving guests. Photo by Sherry Shepard

By SHERRY SHEPARD - For The Courier-Times The leaves have turned orange, red, yellow and the weather is chilly and damp. Thanksgiving is coming soon. Every year I decorate my front porch with a bale of straw, topped with a large pumpkin, potted mums, stuf

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Christmas bazaar to return to Lewisville

Tom Saunders of Lewisville shows an angel decoration he crafted from an old wooden shutter. He will have a variety of his upcycled decorative creations for sale at the upcoming Lewisville Christmas Bazaar & Crafter’s Fair in the Lewisville Park Shelter House, a historic stone building in the town park, where this photo was taken.

By DONNA CRONK - dcronk@thecouriertimes.com LEWISVILLE —  A long-running holiday artisans’ fair, formerly known as the Houston Brick Bazaar, is back with a new venue, several new vendors, a soup-and-sandwich cafe and many of the crafters who have o

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Henry County's Own

Kathy Clouse honored for her work at Stonebrooke Kathy Clouse, a restorative aide at Stonebrooke Rehabilitation Center in New Castle, was among 88 employees of American Senior Communities centers honored for stellar service. Honorees included nurses and nursing ass

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