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Green Valley Care Center resident receives guitar for Christmas

Bobby Stith from Opal’s Dream talks to resident Victor Crecelius as he holds his new guitar.

On Dec. 12, 2017, a dream came true for a resident at Green Valley Care Center in New Albany, Indiana.

Victor Crecelius is a Vietnam War veteran who used to play the guitar. He is proud of having met Willie Nelson in person at one of his concerts....

Green Valley Care Center resident cares for garden and rabbits

Gene Thompson with one of the cucumbers from the garden

Gene Thompson, a resident at Green Valley Care Center in New Albany, Indiana, takes on a unique role at the facility.

Thompson, who lived on a farm near Taylorsville, Indiana, in his younger days, assists with caring for the garden in the facility’s courtyard. In summer 2017, the garden was lush with organic vegetables....

Residents wed at Green Valley Care Center

Kenneth Sweeney and his bride, Slyvia Crowe, at their reception

Kenneth Sweeney and Sylvia Crowe never expected to find love when they came to Green Valley Care Center in New Albany, Indiana.

Life has a funny way of surprising you.

Sweeney caught Crowe’s eye the first day they met....

Residents crowned king and queen of Green Valley Care Center

Ollie Ballew, New Albany’s Harvest Homecoming queen, and resident Jo Madden

Two residents at Green Valley Care Center in New Albany, Indiana, were crowned king and queen of the facility on Dec. 30, 2016.

Ollie Ballew, New Albany’s Harvest Homecoming queen, volunteered to come to the facility and crown Jackie Humphrey as king and Jo Madden as queen. Residents and associates were present to watch the crowning.