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Kelly and Hoseman event has change of venue

August 22, 2019 // 0 Comments

This month’s esteemed speaker at Union County Republican Women’s Club will be US congressman for Mississippi, Trent Kelly. As you know, he is a wonderful person and a great speaker. Another special guest will be Delbert Hoseman, candidate for lieutenant governor. Please bring a guest, and make plans to eat [More]

New Albany schools welcome new 2019-2020 teachers

August 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

The New Albany School District hosted an orientation for its new teachers on July 30-31 at New Albany Elementary School. The New Albany School District community welcomes the new teachers joining us in the 2019-2020 school year. Front row l-r: Sarah McKee, Victoria Brown, Emily Henry, Audra Chesteen, Samantha [More]

Family dog saves lives of its human family members

July 31, 2019 // 0 Comments

A family dog may have saved his human family from death or serious injury in a house fire Tuesday evening. The fire was at 1024 Barksdale Drive in New Albany. The dog itself was injured during the blaze. The man of the house was in the shower when the family pet pushed open the bathroom door. The man saw smoke rolling [More]

New Albany NEXT report lists possible focus points

July 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

About 70 New Albany citizens heard New Albany NEXT focus points that could guide much of the city’s future development. A report presented last week proposed a number of areas for improvement and development. Last year the New Albany Board of Aldermen authorized the Orion Planning + Design group of DeSoto County [More]

Jeanette Long, 77

July 23, 2019 // 0 Comments

Jeanette Long August 2, 1941 – July 21, 2019   Jimmie Jeanette Davis Long, 77, died Sunday, July 21, 2019, at her residence. She was born August 2, 1941, in Burdette, AR., to Clayton Eugene and Cloyce Faye Gaines Davis. She was a member of Enterprise Church of Christ. She was a homemaker. She is survived by [More]

WordPress 5.0 anxiety seen in many website owners

December 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

There is a good deal of WordPress 5.0 anxiety apparent on the internet these days. We are not immune.’s website has been in operation for over three years, operating on a WordPress platform. WordPress operates about 75 million sites world-wide, which is about 44% of the total sites on the web. On [More]

Mattox named 2018 Grand Marshall of Christmas Parade

November 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Mississippi, November, 2018-The 2018 Christmas Parade is less than a week away. The office of Community Development has received several applications and is expecting a nice turn out. The Northeast Community College Marching Band will be performing in this year’s parade. The parade will begin at 6pm [More]

Reasons to Choose Windham TV & Appliance

October 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Special to REASONS TO CHOOSE WINDHAM TV & APPLIANCE Windham TV & Appliance has been serving Union County and the surrounding area for 46 years. Herman and Dorothy Windham founded the business in 1972 and have been the owner-operators ever since. It’s their business to know everything about [More]

Main Street to host M PARTNER webinar at the museum

October 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Wednesday, October 17th, New Albany Main Street will host MPARTNER* and Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) at a business forum webinar that will take place at the Heritage Museum. The M PARTNER webinar will be centered around highlighting two business owners in New Albany and allowing them to tell their story of [More]

Local motorcyclist killed in accident near Toyota plant

October 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

A man was killed Friday October 5th, in a collision between a motorcycle and an automobile in rural eastern Union County. The collision occurred shortly after 5 pm. Killed was Michael John Foreman, age 33, a Union County resident. He was the motorcyclist. The accident occurred on Magnolia Way, the access road at the [More]
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