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NAACP plans monthly meeting

The Union County NAACP will hold their monthly meeting on Monday, Feb. 8, at 6 p.m. at the Watson Grove Baptist Church fellowship hall.  The meeting is open to the public.  For more information, contact Henry Cobb, president, at 662-231-3507 or Mary Ann Graham, secretary, at 662-316-5480.  

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Bullpup Pride winners for week of Jan. 25

The following students at New Albany Elementary School received the Bullpup Pride Recognition Award because of their positive behavior during the week of Jan. 25.  Pictured in no particular order are: 3rd -5th Grade Students (Picture 2) John Frank Robbins, Alika Montufar, Aviana Lipsey, Isaiah Cleveland, Elian Guellar, Shyan Patel, Anthony McShan, Loretta Weston, Jorge […]

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Eastern Lights

Today is Monday, Feb. 1. Time to turn the calendar and seems almost like we turned the calendar yesterday to January. The weather is cloudy and looks as if we will get rain although Tuesday is the best day. It is also very warm for this time of year. Palestine Baptist enjoyed a surprise visit […]

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The Playhouse

The story of Peter walking on the water was always a favorite when I sat with my young peers around the knee-high table in my Sunday school room. Our teacher gave the basic Bible information, but my imagination brought the story to life. I felt the spray of the stormy, cold waves – heard the […]

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Liberty School January meeting

The January meeting of Liberty School was held the 19th of the month. Attendees were welcomed by Lil Nelson and Stephen Fitzgerald gave the invocation and blessing. A lunch of soup, cornbread and desserts were enjoyed by all. Mrs. Nelson recognized the January birthdays of Gwyn Barkley, Jimmie Ray Cobb, Bobby Henry, Juanita Lowery, Buck […]

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NAHS honors high ACT scorers

New Albany High School presented ACT 30+ Club T-shirts to, from left, Audrey Littlejohn, Cindy Hernandez, Sanders Goode, Trace Thompson, Jack Whiteside, Isaac Estrada and Sarah Gaines on Tuesday, Jan. 19, for their recent success on the ACT. Students who have a composite or subscore of 30 or more on their recent ACT are inducted […]

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NEMCC names over 380 to 2015 Fall Dean’s List

Three hundred and eighty-six Northeast Mississippi Community College students achieved a grade point average of 3.5-3.9 on a 4.0 scale for the 2015 fall semester and as a result, have been named to the college’s distinguished Dean’s List. Students from New Albany include Bailey Lane Adams, Betty Autriella Allen, Everett Blake Carruth, Addison Claire Carter, […]

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NAMS students name halls

Students at New Albany Middle School were recently encouraged to help administration name the hallways at the school. The naming of hallways will help new students in the building with ease of movement and adapting to their new surroundings more quickly. Students were encouraged to select names for the hallways that would reflect the goals and mission of […]

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Spring fever in February

By Lisa Bryant General Manager It happens every year: the weather warms just enough in February to make me long for spring and everything that goes with it. I enjoy the fall with all the colors, then the leaves fall off the trees and everything looks dead. We go into the holidays and Christmas takes […]

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Bullpup Pride winners for week of Jan. 25

The following students at New Albany Elementary School received the Bullpup Pride Recognition Award because of their positive behavior during the week of Jan. 25.  Pictured in no particular order are: K-2nd Grade Students Shuniyah Coleman, Victoria Rutherford, Rosa Valtierra, Joe Waldrop, Kameron Carruthers, Carl Smith, Mackenzie Deaton, Kemp Smith, Asiah Rogers, Joseph Flores, Max […]

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