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March 2016

Pizzeria opened to give jobs to those with disabilities

March 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Smiling With Hope Pizza in Reno, Nevada, sells pizza and gives away hope. Walter and Judy Gloshinski opened the shop because they believe that our current education system does not adequately serve kids with disabilities, and because : it needed to be done. [More]

Union County Republican Women elect new officers

March 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Union County Republican Women Club – new officers: First row left to right: retiring Secretary Sarah Walker; guest speaker Kathy Brummett; Treasurer Grace Lyon; incoming Secretary Billy Jean Stroud; 1st Vice President Faith Booth Second row left to right: Vice President Evelyn Mason; President Sue Morrisson   [More]

“Pop up” brunch to benefit local Farmers’ Market

March 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

As is the case with many culinary traditions, the origins of “brunch” are a bit hazy. Some food historians think that the meal has its roots in England’s hunt breakfasts—lavish multi-course meals that featured a smorgasbord of goodies such as chicken livers, eggs, meats, bacon, fresh fruit and sweets.  [More]

Early Childhood students compete at state level

March 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Early Childhood students from the New Albany High School of Career & Technical Education participated in the State FCCLA Competition on Wednesday, March 2 in Jackson, MS. NAHS Career and Technical Education students   Participants and Winners are pictured l-r:  Jenna Steward, Breanna Pennington-2nd place [More]

 More Students to Begin their Day with Breakfast

March 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

“Wake Up to School Breakfast” Encourages New Albany Elementary School Families to Choose Breakfast at School Busy weekday mornings make it a challenge for families to find time for a healthy breakfast. However, US Department of Agriculture data show that more students are starting their day with a nutritious [More]

Wow. Good news for DIY popcorn ceiling removal

March 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

OK. This Good News story is a little different from most of those we feature. But it is really good news for anyone who wants to rid their home of out-dated “popcorn” ceilings. This idea is simple and uses tools most do-it-yourselfers probably already have. Check out the video: Aaron Rollins’ great [More]

Mysterious fire destroys auto in downtown area

March 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

This Ford Mustang convertible caught fire in the downtown New Albany alley next to the Tanglefoot Trail, shortly before 2 p.m.Sunday afternoon, March 20. It was quickly a total loss. Cause of the fire is not known, but speculation at the scene was that “it was electrical.” There were no personal [More]

Jimbo Mathus performs at The Basement in New Albany

March 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany’s The Basement event venue hosted Mississippi native Jimbo Mathus on the evening of March 19th. Mathus performed for a crowd of supporters, many of whom have followed his career through many twists and turns. Jimbo Mathus was born in Oxford, Mississippi, into a musical family versed in folk, bluegrass [More]

Lucky dog rescued 5 weeks after going overboard

March 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

A German Shepard missing at sea for five weeks is back home after the U.S. Navy rescued the dog on an island in the Pacific. With so many obstacles stacke against her return, Luna is a fortunate [More]
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