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New Albany Cracker Barrel has invitation-only “soft opening”

May 19, 2017 // 1 Comment

The new Cracker Barrel restaurant on Coulter Drive will open to the public, Monday, May 22. The restaurant had a “soft opening” Friday to which a variety of public officials, business people and others were invited. Food at the Friday “soft opening” was free to those attending. A Cracker Barrel [More]

Christmas-in-Flight parade is November 28th

November 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS– “Christmas-in-Flight,” the New Albany/Union County 2016 Christmas parade is scheduled for November 28th, the Monday after Thanksgiving. The Tallahatchie River Players are in charge of production of the parade, and urge participants to think “flight of fantasy” when [More]

Confederate Railroad fans turn out in large numbers for Freedom Fest 2016

June 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

The musicians of Confederate Railroad have been playing together nearly 30 years and have a huge fan base, many of them obviously in North Mississippi. They were the featured act Saturday night for the New Albany Freedom Celebration concert. While a good-sized crowd listened to opening act Melissa Lee and  Honky Tonk [More]

New Albany is pulling out all the stops this weekend–Be There!

June 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- All those who come out this weekend for the ‘doings’ in New Albany will find that there is pretty much something for everyone. Beginning Friday evening June 24th with the fourth Levitt Amp concert Friday evening’s fourth Levitt AMP concert will be opened about 7:30 PM by Memphian [More]

Levitt AMP New Albany concert series debuts in threatening weather

June 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

Heavy rain clouds, like these photographed when The Dukes first took the stage, threatened throughout the Saturday evening Levitt concert, but no rain fell before everyone went home. New Albany, Mississippi-Although it had rained much of the day and rain clouds threatened throughout the evening, an estimated 500 [More]

Free Music Alert! New Albany to have free concerts every weekend this summer!

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Mississippi- What’s happening? This year New Albany was one of only 15 communities nationwide to win a Levitt AMP grant that will bring a 10-week music series to the Park Along the River in downtown.  Along with support from the city, Main Street Association, sponsors like Sugarees Bakery, A2H [More]

Ricky Skaggs to headline New Albany’s 2016 Tallahatchie Riverfest

May 17, 2016 // 1 Comment

New Albany, MS- Coming up on its 20th year, the Tallahatchie Riverfest has brought a number of well-known national acts to perform in New Albany and this year will bring another. Country Music royalty, Ricky Skaggs, along with his Kentucky Thunder bluegrass band, will be headlining the Tallahatchie Riverfest on [More]

Tourism is seeking volunteers for Levitt concert series.

April 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- A wonderful opportunity has been given to New Albany and our surrounding area! We have been selected as one of the cities in the AMP-Levitt music series that offers 10 weeks of free music that is culturally diverse and entertaining. This event will bring people from far and near!  My name is Evelyn [More]
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