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Parchman Farm to be April Museum Moments topic

April 15, 2019 // 0 Comments

On Thursday, April 18, 2019 Kate Stewart, PhD. and Brian King will tell the story of Alice Stewart’s experiences at Parchman Farm. Alice Stewart was Head Nurse at Parchman from 1930-1939.  Stewart and King are authors of the new book, Parchman Farm: Mississippi’s State Penitentiary in the 1930’s. A [Continue Reading]

R J Lee to discuss “Grand Slam Murders” at Luncheon with Books

April 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

Tuesday April 16, Luncheon with Books will be held at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany. This Luncheon with Books should be of particular interest to bridge players and lovers of cozy* mysteries. R.J. Lee will discuss his novel Grand Slam Murders, which debuted January, 2019. Mr. Lee is a Mississippi [Continue Reading]

2019 New Albany Passion Play “I Believe” at First Baptist

April 9, 2019 // 1 Comment

The 2019 New Albany Passion Play, “I Believe,” will have performances Palm Sunday weekend, on Friday, April 12th, Saturday, April 13th, and Sunday, April 14th at 7 o’clock p.m. each evening. Performances will be at First Baptist Church, New Albany. Picture: Chad Bailey has portrayed Jesus for this 8 th annual [Continue Reading]

Joe Edd Morris to discuss novel at Museum Moments, March 21

March 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

Joe Edd Morris, PhD., a native of New Albany, will discuss and sign his novel The Prison at the March 21st Museum Moments. The Prison is the sequel to his earlier novel, Land Where My Fathers Died. Morris will discuss his novel beginning at 12 noon; afterwards, he will sell and sign books for the benefit of the [Continue Reading]

The Cooking Lady, Ann Hollowell, to speak at Luncheon with Books

March 6, 2019 // 0 Comments

Ann Hollowell, known as The Cooking Lady, will be the special guest speaker at the March Luncheon with Books, at noon on March 19th. According to her website, Hollowell is: “A Southern cook with the style of Meryl Streep, the personality of Dolly Parton and the kitchen skills of Ina Garten. Ann Hollowell brings [Continue Reading]

Museum to host Meet & Greet for Listenbee

February 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

There will be a meet and greet for Zeke Listenbee at the Union County Heritage Museum on Thursday, February 28th.  The event will take place from 12 noon until 1:30 PM. Light refreshments will be served. Listenbee, who is a native of Union County, is a pianist, composer and worship musician who now serves as a [Continue Reading]

Jeff Mitchell qualifies for MS Senate District 3 seat

February 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

Today I would like to announce that I have signed and delivered my qualification papers to run for the State Senate seat being vacated this fall by Ashley’s uncle. As a True, Christian Constitutional Conservative candidate, I’d like to ask for your support in my candidacy for State Senate, District 3. I am a [Continue Reading]

Local horticulturalist to discuss his work at Museum Moments

February 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

Robert Ballard, New Albany horticulturalist who is involved in expanding the use of native plants in the landscape, is the guest speaker for Museum Moments, Thursday, February 21, 12 noon. His recent work in propagating native plant species is part of the nationwide movement to include native plants to attract and [Continue Reading]
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