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October 2018

NAHS marching band has its best ever performance at State Band Competition

October 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

  New Albany, Miss., October, 2018 – At the Mississippi High School Athletic Association’s 2018 Marching Band Competition, held October 27, New Albany School District’s high school marching band competed against fourteen bands at Northwest Rankin High School in Flowood, Mississippi. New Albany High [More]

Annual Ingomar Mound event is Saturday, Nov. 3rd

October 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

The annual Ingomar Mound Event is set this Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. , weather permitting. Ingomar Mound site is located south of New Albany off Highway 15 on CR 96. The 2200 year old Ingomar Mound is Union County’s olders man-made structure. Visitors can tour Ingomar Mound, use ancient weapons [More]

William “Buddy” Heard Bailey, 78

October 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

William “Buddy” Heard Bailey April 21, 1940 – October 29, 2018 Buddy Bailey Dumas-William “Buddy” Heard Bailey, age 78, passed away Monday, October 29, 2018, at Sanctuary Hospice House. He was born April 21, 1940, in New Albany to Hill Heard Bailey and Lottie Hall Bailey. He was retired from [More]

Elvin Q. Willard, 87

October 29, 2018 // 1 Comment

June 14, 1931 – October 28, 2018   Elvin Willard Henderson, TN—Elvin Q. Willard, 87, died Sunday, October 28, 2018, at his residence in Henderson, TN. He was born June 14, 1931, in Pontotoc County to Guy Hubbard and Edna Castleberry Willard. He was a member of 2nd Baptist Church in Selmer, TN. He had [More]

Rant: Why Mississippi needs younger candidates for political office

October 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

For the first time ever, both of Mississippi’s seats in the United States Senate will be decided in the same election cycle. For a state that receives about three dollars ($3.00) in federal revenue for each one dollar ($1.00) it pays in federal taxes, it’s a potentially momentous decision. The main reason [More]

Geraldine Roland Bonds Coffey, 97

October 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Geraldine Roland Bonds Coffey July 6, 1921 – October 27, 2018   Geraldine Roland Bonds Coffey, age 97, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Union County Health and Rehab. She was born July 6, 1921 to Giles Roland Bonds and Ada Ferrell Bonds in Lafayette County-Philadelphia Community. She was a member [More]

Lanie Ruth Williams Baker, 81

October 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Lanie Ruth Williams Baker May 13, 1937 – October 27, 2018   Lanie Baker New Albany – Lanie Ruth Williams Baker, 81, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, MS. She was born May 13, 1937 in Union County to the late David Q. and Edna Corder Williams. She was a [More]

Sadie Elizabeth Lyons, 87

October 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

Sadie Elizabeth Lyons August 22, 1931 – October 26, 2018   Sadie Lyons Ingomar-Sadie Elizabeth Lyons was born August 22, 1931 to James and Ludie Ethel Rowland McKinnley of Ecru. She passed away on October 26, 2018 at Union County Health and Rehab. Sadie was a retired seamstress at Munsingwear Corporation. [More]

James Lamar Tollison, 91

October 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

James Lamar Tollison January 17, 1927 – October 26, 2018   James Lamar Tollison, 91, passed away Friday, October 26, 2018 at Union County Health and Rehab. He was born January 17, 1927 in New Albany to James Edgar and Lola Bell Wood Tollison. He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church serving as an [More]

NAES Happenings October

October 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

BUFFY COLEMAN VISIT Buffy Coleman, former member of the World Famous Harlem Wizards and motivational speaker, spoke to students at New Albany Elementary School on October 1st about the importance of setting wildly important goals, working hard to reach those goals, excellence in the classroom, and bully prevention. [More]

Larry Lynn Smith, 75

October 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

Larry Lynn Smith June 11, 1943 – October 24, 2018   Etta—On October 24th Larry Lynn Smith closed his eyes and slipped into the arms of God. Larry was born June 11, 1943, in Pontotoc, MS., to Maury and Lottie Smith. At the age of 63 he gave his life to Jesus. He was a member of Hurricane Baptist Church [More]

Count Eeflac at Tanglefoot Trailhead Plaza

October 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Count Eeflac will be at the Tanglefoot Trailhead Plaza in New Albany starting around 5:30PM on Saturday, Oct. 27th. He will be giving away some treats (but watch out for the tricks)! If you haven’t met the Count, come on out — he will be signing autographs. He is the horror host on Hill Country Network on [More]
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