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May 2017

Bionic cat will bring good news to many humans in the future

May 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

As cat owners, we are a little dubious about how this cat’s injuries came to be, but this medical miracle is good news, for sure. We wish this kitty well, and know that many humans will surely benefit from the astonishing treatment given: Oscar, the bionic cat.      [More]

Scott Dunnam, Democrat candidate for Alderman, Ward One

May 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Shortly after the May 3rd primary for the upcoming city election, each candidate in contested races on the June 6th New Albany general election ballot received an identical questionnaire from NAnewsweb.com. Each was asked to answer four questions. These are the responses in the candidates’ own words. The [More]

Amy Livingston, Republican candidate for Alderman, Ward One

May 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Shortly after the May 3rd primary for the upcoming city election, each candidate in contested races on the June 6th New Albany general election ballot received an identical questionnaire from NAnewsweb.com. Each was asked to answer four questions. These are the responses in the candidates’ own words. The [More]

Lanelle Abbey, 81

May 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lanelle Abbey (June 25, 1935 – May 28, 2017) Lanelle Moore Abbey, 81, died Sunday, May 28, 2017, at Pontotoc Extended Care. She was born June 25, 1935, in Brooksville, MS., to Pierce Elisha and Eva Dean Triplett Moore. She was a graduate of Brooksville High School and Mississippi University for Women. She [More]

Phillip Norris Gilliam, 62

May 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

Phillip Norris Gilliam (September 21, 1954 – May 28, 2017) Phillip Norris Gilliam, 62, died Sunday, May 28, 2017 at New Albany Health and Rehab. He was born November 21, 1954 in New Albany to James Fred Gilliam and Lou Agnes Malone Gilliam. He was the former owner and operator of Gilliam’s Video and Things. [More]

When hiring contractors for storm repairs, beware “fly by nights”

May 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Albany Code Enforcement Officer, Eric Thomas, has asked NAnewsweb.com to help with informing local property owners about some storm repairs issues when hiring contractors. Storm damage on Apple St. Local home owners seeking contractors to repair damage from the powerful weekend storm need to know the following [More]

UPDATED 5-29: Memorial Day weekend storm damage: pictorial update

May 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

UPDATED 5-29-2017, 9:30pm: Assistance from power crews from nearby utility companies and around-the-clock work by New Albany lineman had service restored to most electricity customers early Monday evening. New Albany Lights, Gas and Water (NALGW) Manager Bill Mattox reported that, as of 7 p.m., all but around 250 of [More]

Two high speed chases in New Albany Saturday night

May 28, 2017 // 1 Comment

A caravan of several law enforcement vehicles chased a fleeing suspect through downtown New Albany on Bankhead Street Saturday evening, at speeds of nearly 100 mph. It was actually the second of two high speed police  chases in New Albany Saturday night. There were numerous pedestrians in the block of Bankhead [More]

UPDATED: Severe thunderstorm downs trees, causes damages and power outages

May 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

EDITED: 3:30  AM 5-28-2017 Emergency officials report no injuries known at this time. NALGW says power in parts of city may not be restored until Sunday afternoon. ORIGINAL POST Severe thunderstorms rolled through New Albany around midnight Saturday bringing high winds and causing damage and power outages across the [More]
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