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City Schools menu for Aug. 19-23

Elementary School Monday, Aug. 19 Pizza,
Chicken Spaghetti,
Tossed Salad w/Dressings,
Broccoli, Salad,
Pineapple Tidbits,
Assorted Fruit Juice,
Texas Toast,
Vanilla Pudding,
Fat Free Chocolate Milk, One Percent Milk,
Skim Milk Tuesday, Aug. 20 Cheesy Breadsticks with
Marinara Sauce,
Grilled Chicken Sandwich,
Cheesy Broccoli,
Confetti Coleslaw,
Banana,
Assorted Fruit Juice,
Jell-O,
Fat Free Chocolate Milk,
One Percent Milk,
Skim Milk Wednesday, Aug. 21 Chicken Tenders,
Hamburger Steak w/Gravy,
Mashed Potatoes,
Sweet Potatoes,
Chilled Peach Slices,
Assorted Fruit Juice,
Whole Wheat […]

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Northeast Continuing Education offers an Introduction to Computers and Keyboarding course in New Albany

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s Office of Continuing Education will offer an Introduction to Computers and Keyboarding course during the 2013 fall semester. Northeast’s Introduction to Computers and Keyboarding class will open on Aug. 15 and ends Sept. 19. The six-week course meets on Thursday nights from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. on the Northeast New […]

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Union County student serves as 2013 orientation leader

Kyle Justin Tanner of Myrtle, a banking and finance and human resources management major at the University of Mississippi, is among 26 orientation leaders who are welcoming the next generation of Ole Miss Rebels throughout the 2013 Orientation sessions that began in May and run through August. Leadership and service are integral components of a […]

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Weekend jamborees good appetizer for prep football

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal The wins and losses start to count in two weeks. This weekend though is a good appetizer for the MHSAA football season. A lot of teams are playing jamborees on Friday – New Albany at Kossuth and Tupelo at Itawamba included. There are a lot of teams and a lot […]

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Dr. Jim Futral

Hickory Flat First Baptist to observe 125th anniversary.

First Baptist Church in Hickory Flat will celebrate its 125th anniversary on Aug. 24 and 25. On Saturday, August 24, from 4-6 p.m. the church will host a 95th Birthday Celebration for the church’s oldest member and longest serving deacon Will T. Hudspeth in the Family Life Center. During that time the pastor’s home and […]

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Spaghetti supper fundraiser for maintenance of the historical Shady Grove Community Cemetery

The Historical Shady Grove Community Cemetery Committee is hosting a spaghetti supper fundraising event for maintenance of the cemetery on Saturday, Aug. 17, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Shady Grove Baptist Church Fellowship Hall located on Shady Grove Road in Pontotoc County. The cost of the meal including salad, drink and dessert is […]

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The Playhouse

Downsizing is a fancy name for discarding “stuff” in order to live in smaller housing. Othel and I have been busy at it for some time. The reduced storage space has meant more self-discipline in storing items we knew we would continue to need. It’s also meant we must become more conscientious about returning items […]

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Johnnie McNeal Davis, 80

Johnnie McNeal Davis, 80, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. She was born March 3, 1933, in Union County to Wilford Duncan Hudson and Marjorie Fowler Hudson. She retired from Benchcraft. She was a member of the Beulah Homemakers Club and Beulah Baptist Church. Services were at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. […]

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Doris Medlin, 73

Doris Ellen Medlin, 73, died Sunday, August 11, 2013 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born May 23, 1940 to Bufford and Sallie Pearl Beaty Garrison. She retired from Mohasco Furniture and was a member of Keownville Baptist Church. Funeral services were at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at United Funeral […]

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Robert Stinson, 72

Robert Lamar Stinson, 72, of Myrtle, died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at his home. He was born Sept. 10, 1940, in New Albany, the son of Ellis and Ora Hale Stinson. He attended Faith in Christ Church, and he was a retired factory worker. He enjoyed working in his yard. Services were at 2 p.m. […]

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