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“A Republic, if we can keep it.” –Steve Patterson

October 17, 2019 // 0 Comments

“Are we rolling downhill like a snowball headed for hell With no kinda chance for the flag or the liberty bell Wish a Ford and a Chevy Would last ten years like they should Is the best of the free life behind us now Are the good times really over for good ?” –Merle Haggard   Once upon a time there was [More]

NAES Employees of the Month, September 2019

October 8, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany Elementary School September Employees of the Month are (l-r) Susan Kelly and Mary Beth Hardy. Mrs. Kelly serves as a special education teacher, and Mrs. Hardy is a school nurse at New Albany Elementary School. — Melanie Shannon Coordinator New Albany Schools “Preparing ALL for [More]

Sept. 30, 2019 – News Summary, Mississippi and Beyond

September 30, 2019 // 0 Comments

For the convenience of our readers, most of whom are busy people, NAnewsweb is experimenting with providing a summary of state, national and international news gleaned from what we consider above average news sites and condensed for quick reading. MISSISSIPPI State House of Representatives could decide [More]

Child injured in Riverfest play area.

September 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

A child was injured shortly before 8 PM Saturday evening in the Friends and Family Play All Day area at the Tallahatchie Riverfest. The boy reportedly fell from a piece of play equipment and complained of pain. The child’s grandmother mother took him to New Albany Fire Department (NAFD) EMTs for attention. Emergency [More]

Mississippi and Beyond

September 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

For the convenience of our readers, most of whom are busy people, NAnewsweb.com is experimenting with providing a summary of state, national and international news, gleaned from what we consider above average news sites and condensed for quick reading. MISSISSIPPI Trump impeachment impact on Mississippi [More]

Meek’s millions go from Ole Miss to CREATE

September 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

We are delighted to learn that Ed Meek’s millions have been moved out of the Ole Miss journalism school and transferred to the CREATE Foundation of Tupelo. We have said before that we believed Meek was treated shabbily by the Ole Miss Chancellor John Vitter and the J-school’s dean, Wilbert Norton, Jr., in [More]

Welborn selected to Orpheum S.T.A.R. Council

September 7, 2019 // 0 Comments

Laura Ruth Welborn, a junior at New Albany High School, has been selected to serve on the Orpheum’s S.T.A.R. Council. The purpose of the Orpheum S.T.A.R. Council (Students Take A Role) is to provide students the opportunity to volunteer and gain a knowledge of the Orpheum Theatre and the Halloran Centre. [More]

NAFD called out to New Albany First Baptist Church

September 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

An automatic fire alarm system summoned three fire trucks to the New Albany First Baptist Church late Thursday morning. Fire department equipment and crews arrived at the church on East Bankhead St. at 11 AM Thursday morning, Sept 5. There was no fire. According to New Albany Fire Department (NAFD) Assistant Chief [More]

GOP Primary Run-off election recommendations

August 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

Based on what we know of the candidates in the Mississippi 2019 primary election tomorrow, NAnewsweb.com makes the following recommendations. We make no recommendations in strictly local elections (county supervisor, etc.). We assume that most voters know those candidates personally. Governor Not a close call. We [More]

Chism seeks MS Senate seat in Republican run-off

August 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany MS – Businesswoman Kathy Chism is one of the two candidates in the August 27 run-off for the Republican nomination for the District 3 seat in the Mississippi senate. Chism got the top district-wide vote of the four candidates in the first GOP primary on August 6th. According to unofficial results, she [More]
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