New Albany MS former Speaker Billy McCoy

We all wanted to be like Billy McCoy

November 13, 2019

Steve Patterson

Way back in the 1970’s and 1980’s there were a good many aspiring young progressive political wannabes roaming around Mississippi.... (Read more)

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County Board 28OCT2019, politics & routine business

October 31, 2019


Although both candidates for the state Senate District Three seat were on the agenda, only one of them spoke to... (Read more)

New Albany MS Reevesssssss

RANT: gubernatorial choice: Hood or Reeves?

October 30, 2019


The important issues in the Mississippi governor’s race are buried under a rubbish heap of simplistic and strident attack ads.... (Read more)

Jim Hood visits Union County

October 21, 2019


Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood visited New Albany Monday afternoon, October 21, arriving in his own pickup truck. Mississippi’s top... (Read more)

New Albany MS Steve Livingston retirement

Retirement reception honors Steve Livingston

October 21, 2019


New Albany Municipal Judge Steve Livingston was honored by a host of family and friends at a retirement reception in... (Read more)

New Albany MS Sheriff candidate Ashley Kidd

Ashley Kidd is Union County Sheriff candidate

October 18, 2019


Ashley Kidd is the Republican candidate for Union County Sheriff in the November 5 general election. Kidd, now age 37,... (Read more)

New Albany MS Cost of legislative seat

How much does a Mississippi legislative seat nomination cost?

October 2, 2019


By Hunter Fooshee In recent months, Union County has voted in primary and runoff elections to choose the next representatives... (Read more)

New Albany MS Old Jews bumper sticker

Steve Patterson: Hanging out with some very old Jews

September 25, 2019

Steve Patterson

I have been spending a lot of time with friends lately, a motley crew of old Jews. Not high school... (Read more)

New Albany MS Union County final primary run-off results

Union Co. primary run-off election results

August 28, 2019


November general election candidates for five public offices in or directly affecting Union County were decided in Tuesday’s primary run-off... (Read more)

New Albany MS Election recommendations William Waller Jr for Governor

GOP Primary Run-off election recommendations

August 26, 2019


Based on what we know of the candidates in the Mississippi 2019 primary election tomorrow, makes the following recommendations.... (Read more)

New Albany MS Creekmore in Jackson

Sam Creekmore already on the job

August 26, 2019


Although his pay will not start until he is sworn into office in January, Sam Creekmore IV was on the... (Read more)

New Albany MS runoff election rules

Rules for Primary Run-off Election, August 27

August 26, 2019


Primary Runoff Election Day polling hours Primary Runoff Election Day is Tuesday, August 27, 2019. It is for Statewide, State... (Read more)

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