What's Inside: America's Groove Record Store

What's Inside: America's Groove Record Store

We thought we'd highlight America's Groove Record Store in honor of its Re-Grand Opening day AND celebration of National Record Store Day - a first for the Effingham community.  Take a peek inside Effingham's only independent record store and purveyor of all things audio and retro and get to know a little more about the man behind it all.  

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What's Inside: The Gould Compound

What's Inside: The Gould Compound

It all started with a dedicated shop teacher and a “born with it” ability to see the potential in what most of us would call landfill fodder.  From puttyless windows to play props to Filipino inspired touches on a ranch/farmhouse woodworking compound, the Rick and Josephine Gould issue is packed with reclaimed, repurposed and downright non-rule-following creative splendor.  Plus some fantastic stories.

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What's Inside: The Hiatt Home

What's Inside: The Hiatt Home

From living above their business, Joe Sippers Cafe, to moving into their very own home complete with a yard and basement, the Hiatt's used family heirlooms, vintage finds and a heaping dose of creativity and ingenuity to create a place they call home.  

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