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September 2015

Attention runners: a new venue in the area

September 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Northeast Mississippi Community College men’s basketball team is presenting its fans with a new opportunity to give back to the program and stay in shape at the same time. The Tigers will host their inaugural Black and Gold Run on Saturday, October 10 in the City of Hospitality, Booneville, MS. “We are hoping [More]

Union County Schools’ “Tarzan” production nearing sell-out status

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Union County Schools will present “Tarzan” October 2-4, 2015. Performances will be at 7:00 PM on Friday October 2nd; at 1:00 PM and 7:00 PM on Saturday October 3rd; and at 2:00 PM on Sunday October 4th. The Saturday matinee at 1:00 PM was added to the schedule when tickets for the other three [More]

2014 Faulkner Literary Competition plays presented at 2015 Riverfest event

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

As part of Faulkner Month in New Albany/Tallahatchie Riverfest, the Tallahatchie River Players gathered together Saturday afternoon amidst the Tallahatchie Riverfest excitement in the Magnolia Civic Center to present some of the 2014 Faulkner Literary Contest winners. CYBEREYES: (L: to R) Bobby White, Carol Hovland, [More]

Bullpup Pride Awards for 9-21-15

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

The following students at New Albany Elementary School received the Bullpup Pride Recognition Award because of their positive behavior during the week of September 21.  Pictured in no particular order are:    Picture 1:  Grades 3rd-5th   Bullpup Pride award winners, 9-21-2015 Gnyria Simpson, Riley Blackard, [More]

Five Standouts enter NMCC Sports Hall of Fame

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Booneville, Miss. – Northeast Mississippi Community College has selected its eighth class of dignitaries to enter into its prestigious Sports Hall of Fame.   Phillip Chapman, Donnie Clayton, Robert Henry, Tamica Pierce Jones and Tim Kesler are set for enshrinement during a ceremony in the Claude Wright Room of [More]

“Century Ride” coming closer as grant awarded to extend trail

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

A $100-thousand grant awarded last week will supply the money to connect the Tanglefoot Trail to the Tallahatchie Trail and Biscuit & Jam Farmers’ Market. The grant was made to the City of New Albany The additional bike and hiking trail will complete the first component of the city’s long-term plan to [More]

Free acrobatic flying show

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sometimes flying alone, other times in tight wing-to-wing formation, executing 180-degree turns at full speed, diving low, killing prey ruthlessly without warning, then instantly gone from sight. Marine Corps F-35s fighter planes killing ISIS terrorists in Middle Eastern wastelands? No. These USAF F-35s, seen [More]

Steve Patterson on America’s Dilemma

September 28, 2015 // 11 Comments

Editor’s Note: After I begged him for several months, my friend Steve Patterson finally wrote something for NAnewsweb.com.*   America’s Dilemma By Steve Patterson “To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.” – C.S. Lewis “I like your [More]

Three tigers score first career touchdowns in win at Coahoma

September 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

Clarksdale, Miss. – It was a night of firsts for the Northeast Mississippi Community College football program as it reached the midway point of the 2015 campaign. Three players scored their inaugural touchdowns and Greg Davis captured his initial victory as head coach of the Tigers in a 42-14 decision over [More]

Mississippi lists 27 cases of West Nile VIrus

September 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

JACKSON, Miss. — On September 21st,  the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed two new human cases of West Nile virus (WNV), bringing the total for 2015 to 27 cases. The cases were reported in Lauderdale and Marion counties. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Attala, Covington, [More]
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