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November 2015

An inspiring teacher from Jacksonville, Florida is good news

November 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Chris Ulmer starts each class giving individual compliments to each of his special education students. The students are learning that they are “special” in a good way. Ulmer’s special education class consists of eight students with autism who now believe that: Compliments are the [More]

Baptist Union County accepts accreditation award

November 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County department heads recently accepted a Joint Commission Accreditation Award on behalf of the hospital. Baptist Union County was recently named a Top Performer as part the Joint Commission’s Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® recognition program. The hospital was named a Top [More]

NAMS Reading Fair Winners

November 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Middle School Reading Fair was held on November 7. Group Project Winners include (l-r): Emma Reid & Micah House (not pictured), 1st Place; Liam Neely & Miles Lang, 2nd Place; Gray Goode & Collin Paul, 3rd Place-Tie; and Sylvia Russell & Emma Grace Graham, 3rd Place-Tie Individual Project [More]

TRP announce line-up instructions for Christmas parade

November 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

On November 30th, next Monday, starting at 7 pm, the NA/UC Christmas Parade will happen in the streets of downtown New Albany, with a “Story Book Christmas”. We will start lining up at 6:15pm as follows: Floats will line up in the City Parking lot beside the library. The lines will be formed as you [More]

Crossfit Fire Ant is new to New Albany. What is it?

November 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

Many people wonder what is Crossfit? They may have heard it’s exercise, torture, craziness, even a cult. To Sonny Norton, owner of Crossfit Fire Ant, it is the start of a new lifestyle. You see, Sonny was not always fit, not always an athlete. Suffering from childhood asthma and severe allergies, Sonny was not [More]

Pilot Club donates food and a $50 check to Good Samaritan Center

November 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Union County Good Samaritan Center has been a leading charity In Union County since 1987. In September the center was relocated to the present location, 845 Sam T. Barkley Drive. The phone number for the center is 534-0931 and they are open on Monday – Wednesday from 10:00 – 11:45 a.m. In August of [More]

Good news as Senatobia firefighter receives face transplant

November 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

In August, 2015, Patrick Hardison received the most extensive face transplant ever done. In September 2001, Hardison, a volunteer firefighter in Senatobia MS, was severely injured and disfigured in a fire rescue search. Watch the amazing videos of his pioneering journey: Getting back a life.   [More]

Ole Miss police investigate incident involving New Albany officer

November 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

The University of Mississippi campus police department is investigating an incident, Saturday, Nov. 21, that involved a New Albany police officer. A video posted online appears to show off-duty New Albany police officer Brock White involved in a fracas with a fan near the end of the football game in which Ole Miss [More]

Good news for circus elephants comes from Florida.

November 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Legal challenges in cities that ban elephant acts have resulted in Ringling Bros./Barnum & Bailey announcing an end to their traveling elephant performances. See what will become of elephants currently traveling with the circus. Check out: Circus eliminates elephant [More]
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