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2019-2020 Back-to-School Health Fair: alas, no snow

August 10, 2019 // 0 Comments

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County hosted the 2019-2020 Back-to-School Health Fair on Saturday morning August 10, 2019. The ever-popular event gets kids off to a good start, healthwise, with a variety of health screenings (eyes, ears, height, weight, blood pressure, etc). Additionally, lots of pertinent health [More]

CJ Bright is candidate for Third District Supervisor

August 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

CJ Bright is announcing his candidacy as a Republican for the Third District Supervisor of Union County. Mr. Bright makes his home with his wife Abby and three children Ray (15), Annie Bine (8), and Heidi (18 months), on a cattle farm in the North Haven Community. CJ is self-employed as a residential and commercial [More]

New Albany Class of 1960 donates to two local public libraries

July 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Grants Committee of the New Albany High School Class of 1960 made cash donations last week to two local public libraries. Myrtle Librarian Leigh Ann George and Michael Hale, New Albany High School Class of 1960. The class donated $400 to the Union County Library. Librarian Sissy Bullock and Union County Library [More]

Dalton to discuss “Fly Girls” at July Luncheon with Books

July 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

Luncheon with Books will be held Tuesday, July 16 at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany. Bethany Dalton will discuss Keith O’Brien’s Fly Girls: How Five Women Defied All the Odds and Made Aviation History. Pilot Club will host a light lunch beginning at 11:30AM. From Amazon Review of Fly [More]

New Albany Garden Club Donates Books

June 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Miss. Members of the New Albany Garden Club recently attend the Tombigbee Valley District Spring Meeting on May 29th. The meeting was hosted by the Byhalia Garden Club at Meadow Baptist Church n Byhalia, Miss. The theme was Land of Cotton, and attendees met in small groups to discuss a variety of topics. [More]

Museum to debut new branding at Museum Moments

June 22, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS – Museum to debut new branding look at Museum Moments. The Union County Heritage Museum will unveil the result of the lengthy branding process at Museum Moments on Thursday, June 27, at noon. A light lunch will be provided by the Pilot Club of New Albany. The public is invited to the event to see [More]

Union County Relay for Life fights cancer, honors survivors

June 22, 2019 // 0 Comments

Relay for Life is a world-wide fundraising program that is sponsored by the American Cancer Society. It was started in 1985. New Albany is one of about 5,000 communities in the U.S. that hold Relay for Life events, and about 20 other countries also participate. Last night, June 21, months of community fundraising [More]

Candidates to speak at Union County Courthouse

June 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Union County Republican Women will hold a state candidates forum on Monday night, June 24, 2019. It will be held in the courtroom of the Union county courthouse at 6 PM. The forum will be moderated by Dr. Jason Dees. Confirmed candidate participants are: Gubernatorial – Robert Foster, Bill Waller Secretary [More]

Visit the Delta Blues Museum at Luncheon with Books

June 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

Tuesday, June 18, will be Luncheon with Books at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany. The program this month will be Maie Smith, the group tour director at the Delta Blues Museum in Clarksdale, MS. She will tell about the beginnings of the museum and the programs available there. The Delta Blues Museum is [More]
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