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Beth Gully tells both ‘sides’ of Christmas story

Beth Gully tells both ‘sides’ of Christmas story

By Valerie LK Martin LEBANON — Fall comes around and you start to see reindeer and ornaments and lights. You are praying your kids don’t see it all until December, but no such luck. Your little ones begin thinking only about the presents and visiting the man in red. You try to imagine just how […]

Salt staff recipes

Salt staff recipes

Beveraly Drapalik’s mom, Gloria Bius, in her Stone Mountain, Ga., kitchen some time in the 1980s. Laura Kasserman’s parents, Glen and Joyce Fleming, in their wedding photo circa 1947. Sharon Hughes and her grandson, Colby. Sarah Allen The Times-Gazette Reporter and Salt Magazine Writer My family got this recipe from a family friend a couple […]

The art of Christmas shopping in Hillsboro, Winchester

The art of Christmas shopping in Hillsboro, Winchester

By Sarah Allen   Photo courtesy of Kara Juillerat Pictured, from left, are Dave Stafford, Kara Juillerat, Brenda Bradds and Dave Waller. Each has a studio where they craft pieces ranging from jewelry to primitives, and from pottery to metal works. A simple question five years ago began a tradition known as Christmas in the […]

Hundreds gather to light Serpent Mound in Peebles

Hundreds gather to light Serpent Mound in Peebles

PEEBLES — The ritual Lighting of the Serpent at Serpent Mound State Memorial in Adams County is a wonderful way to celebrate the winter solstice. The mystery and majesty of the giant effigy mound make the perfect setting for this annual event, started in 2004. At sundown, on Dec. 21 each year, members of the […]

Capitol Tree truck wrapped in Plain City

Capitol Tree truck wrapped in Plain City

Brad Daiber, creative director for Associated Graphics Inc., in Plain City, checks the alignment of the Kenworth logo on the 2016 KW tractor, before installer Jared Skinner, adheres it to the hood. The truck, which will pick up the 2015 Capitol Christmas Tree, has been wrapped at AGI and will soon depart for Alaska, where […]

Christmas craft photos needed

Christmas craft photos needed

Do you have photos of some of your favorite Christmas crafts? We want to see them. Share them on Facebook.com/thesaltmagazine or email them to [email protected] Include a caption, your name and the town in which you live. All entries received will be considered for future publication in Salt magazine. For more information, contact Lora Abernathy, […]