Christmas on Bankhead

November 22, 2019

Lynn West

The community Christmas tree lighting ceremony Thursday included visits with Santa Claus, carriage rides, children’s arts and crafts activities and... (Read more)

New Albany MS Adam Ray arrest

Deputies arrest man convicted in David Pernell murder case

November 21, 2019

Lynn West

One of three men involved in the May 2000 murder of retired post office employee David Pernell has been arrested... (Read more)

New Albany MS Doggie dining in MS

Doggie Dining: Coming to a restaurant near you?

November 18, 2019


JACKSON, Miss. – Beginning Friday, November 1, 2019, a new Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) policy will allow “doggie... (Read more)

New Albany MS high school

Officers respond to NA High School for student threatening to harm self

November 14, 2019


By Lynn West Editor Police Chief Chris Robertson confirmed that his department received a call about 10 a.m. Thursday concerning... (Read more)

Celebration of excellence at schools

New Albany School District celebrates ‘A’ rating

November 11, 2019


By J. Lynn West Editor   New Albany Elementary School pulled out all the stops to welcome State Superintendent of... (Read more)

Veterans Day Nov. 11

Veterans Day closings, garbage changes

November 8, 2019


School, governmental offices, banks and some businesses will close Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. This will change... (Read more)

New Albany MS Destiny Higginbotham one of two felons arrested

Two felons with local connection arrested in separate events

November 7, 2019


Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards has informed of two felons arrested earlier this week: The first arrest involved Gary... (Read more)

New Albany wins Urban Forestry Community of the Year Award

November 7, 2019


The Mississippi Urban Forest Council presented its Scenic Community of the Year Award to the City of New Albany Thursday.... (Read more)

New Albany MS West joins

J. Lynn West joins

November 4, 2019


J. Lynn West has been named editor of New Albany’s online news site. West recently resigned from The New... (Read more)

New Albany MS Certified Local Government aids FDR era jail

New Albany gets long awaited Certified Local Government designation

October 31, 2019


Certified Local Government [October 2019} The City of New Albany received confirmation early October that their city will now hold... (Read more)

New Albany MS Tropical storm Olga track

More emergency services reports from Saturday storm   

October 27, 2019


A wind storm spawned by what the National Weather Service calls “post Tropical Storm Olga” caused extensive damage Saturday in... (Read more)

New Albany MS Grease performance as power and clean-up crews worked

Power crews and clean-up crews hard at work in Union County/Updated

October 26, 2019


UPDATE 9:50 PM, Saturday night, Oct. 26 Saturday’s sudden thunderstorm brought winds of over 70 mph to northeast Mississippi causing... (Read more)

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