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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 [Continue Reading]

Union County Board 17Jun2019: Jail care, tax exemptions, more

June 17, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS, Union County Board 17Jun2019 meeting: The Union County Board of Supervisors heard a report from the nurse practitioner who provides medical services for county jail inmates during its Monday, June 17, meeting. Family Nurse Practitioner Emily Young Camp said routine medical care for jail inmates, such [Continue Reading]

2019 Ecru Peach Festival a big success 

June 16, 2019 // 1 Comment

The second annual Ecru Peach Festival Saturday, June 15, was a big success with good attendance, great fun and  perfect mild weather with low humidity. It was the place to be Saturday and Saturday night. Visitors from around North Mississippi and a few from nearby states made the small former railroad town at the [Continue Reading]

Main Street Brings Competitive Events to Freedom Fest

June 15, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany Main Street is bringing two fun, competitive events to Freedom Fest weekend. On Saturday, June 29, during the first annual Blackberry Jubilee, there will be the Smoke on the Water grill competition and an ACL (American Cornhole League) regional tournament. Smoke on the Water is open to anyone who enjoys [Continue Reading]

Ecru Peach Festival–Saturday June 15!

June 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

Ecru, Mississippi, located at the Union-Pontotoc County line will have its annual Peach Festival tomorrow, Saturday, June 15, 2019. The 2019 Ecru Peach Festival events start at 8 a.m. and go until 10 p.m. Last year was the first Ecru Peach Festival, and it was a big success. There will be a plenty of great food, [Continue Reading]

Mosley, West garner UCDA awards, MS & Union County discussed

June 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS – Union County discussed, awards given at UCDA banquet. The speaker at Monday night’s annual Union County Development Association (UCDA) banquet gave a vivid, fact-based description of the opportunities — and hazards — Union County faces. Good and bad in Union County Meridian [Continue Reading]

UCDA speaker’s words are right on the money

June 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

Meridian writer Bill Crawford was recruited by UCDA Executive Director Phil Nanney to be the speaker for this year’s UCDA Banquet. We’ve known Crawford slightly for 23 years and thought him an excellent choice. He did not disappoint. His remarks about what is good — and what is disturbing — [Continue Reading]

Main Street June activities offer downtown fun

June 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Miss.,  Main Street Association June 2019 Activities: The New Albany Main Street Association is jumping into June with community events for all ages and a variety of interests. Director of Main Street, Billye Jean Stroud, said, “I want to personally invite everybody out to enjoy our beautiful town this [Continue Reading]

Union County board 3June 2019: Help for Medicare members

June 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

Union County, MS – Board of Supervisors, June 3 2019, Medicare assistance: The Union County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted a plan to help save money for Union County Medicare enrollees. Randy Kelly, executive director of Three Rivers Planning and Development District, told the supervisors about the [Continue Reading]

STEAMING AHEAD into Museum Madness

June 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

The STEAM is building up at the museum for the “STEAMING AHEAD into Museum Madness” the summer enrichment program for children at the Union County Heritage Museum.. The half day program lasts for a week and is packed with activities all about nature, interesting ideas, fun craft and art and a touch of history. The [Continue Reading]
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