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March 2018

Three added to NAHS ACT 30 Plus Club

March 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany High School presented ACT 30+ Club t-shirts to Cherilyn Lankin, Hayden Anderson, and Maggie Moore on March 21 for their recent success on the ACT. Students who have a composite or subscore of 30 or more on their recent ACT are inducted into the club. Melanie Shannon Public Relations New Albany [More]

MDOT offers engaging program for young summer campers

March 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

JACKSON, MISS. – The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) offers free litter prevention education programs for summer camps and community groups in Mississippi. The “Don’t Trash Mississippi” with Myrtle the Turtle education program is designed for school-aged children in kindergarten thru third [More]

Jerrilynn Norwood, 56

March 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Jerrilynn Norwood August 1, 1961 – March 20, 2018 Jerri Norwood Etta – Jerri Lynn Norwood, 56, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at The Med in Memphis. She was born August 1, 1961 in Memphis. She was a homemaker and a babysitter for over twenty years. Funeral services will be at 3:00p.m. Saturday, March 24, [More]

Gladys Vivian Hicks, 83

March 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Gladys Vivian Hicks August 25, 1934 – March 21, 2018   Myrtle, MS-Gladys Vivian Hicks, 83, passed away March 21, 2018 after a long illness. She was a member of Amaziah Baptist Church in Myrtle. She was the daughter of Paul Jesse and Grace Marie Jarrett of Independence, MS. She was a Certified Nurse’s [More]

Zack Stewart named 5th Volunteer of the Year at annual UNITE dinner

March 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

About 125 people were present Thursday evening, March 22, for the annual UNITE grant and fundraising dinner at the First United Methodist Church in New Albany. UNITE is the acronym for “Union County/New Albany Initiative to Excel.” Grants were given Thursday night to 14 local organizations and, for the [More]

Trump and Chris: 45 seconds with the President of the United States

March 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Senator Roger Wicker was the speaker at last week’s meeting of the New Albany Rotary Club. However, another speaker caused quite a lot of excitement when he spoke over Senator Wicker’s cell phone to NAPD Chief, Chris Robertson. President Donald Trump, who has endorsed Senator Wicker in his upcoming [More]

Wayne Russell Patterson, Jr., 58

March 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Wayne Russell Patterson, Jr. April 06, 1959 – March 20, 2018   Byhalia, MS Russell Patterson, 58, was born April 6, 1959, in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of Wayne Russell and Dimple Luvone Baker Patterson. Russell was of the Pentecostal faith and was a maintenance technician for Dupont. Survivors include his [More]

New Albany signs on for Ole Miss “M Partner” project

March 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

About 60 people gathered at New Albany’s Magnolia Civic Center Monday morning as Mayor Tim Kent and Ole Miss Chancellor, Jeffrey S. Vitter, signed a partnership agreement. Under the agreement, New Albany joins with the University of Mississippi in a new program called “M Partner.” An Ole Miss press [More]

Margaret Roberts Davis, 89

March 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Margaret Roberts Davis October 21, 1928 – March 20, 2018 Margaret Roberts Davis, 89, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at New Albany Health and Rehab. She was born October 21, 1928, in Union County to Fon L. and Bessie Lee Williams Roberts. She was a retired medical secretary, most recently at the Ellis Clinic. She [More]

New Albany Culinary Arts students compete in Jackson

March 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Culinary Arts students from the New Albany School of Career & Technical Education placed in the FCCLA (Family, Career, & Community Leaders of America) state competition in Jackson, MS on February 28:  Peyton Bridges, 1st place in Restaurant Services; Karla Sanders, 1st place in Knife Skills; and Zack [More]
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