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Spelling Bee postponed

The Union County Spelling Bee was postponed from the original 6:30 p.m. time this past Monday. It now will be held at the Union County Courthouse Tuesday, January 29, at 6:30 p.m. Participants are: East Union – Amy Miller, Rebecca Fredericksen, Kennedy Akin Ingomar – Morgan Nance, Ashley Saxon, Grace Hefner Myrtle – Jenna Smith, […]

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New Haven decorates bird feeder

New Albany Garden Club members: Wanda Johnson and Rheta Ann West assisted the clients of New Haven in preparing Birdseed Pinecones and strings of Fruit Loops. This was one of the many garden therapy projects that the club does with New Haven. The tree was placed at the Union County Heritage Museum.

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Ecru aldermen still searching for election commissioners

Sandra Priest Special Correspondent Because the regularly scheduled meeting time fell on New Year’s Day, Ecru Aldermen postponed the January meeting until last Wednesday evening. After calling the meeting to order and opening with prayer, Mayor Tom Todd reminded all present that three volunteers are still needed to fill vacancies on the election commission. Several […]

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Musical ‘Annie’ coming back to New Albany

New Albany High School will present “Annie” for their annual school musical this year. The show, which initially ran on Broadway for nearly six years and won a Tony for best musical, will be presented on Feb. 8 at 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m.; and Feb. 10 at 2:00 p.m. in the NAHS […]

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Only one more qualifier for NA city offices

After an initial flurry of activity the first week, qualifying for city elections has almost ceased. Only one person, Kevin Dale White, qualified in the past week. He is running as a Democrat seeking the Ward Three alderman’s seat now held by Tommie Beasley. Chris Buford and Larry Dykes also have qualified in Ward Three. […]

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Holiday Closings

Holiday closings Governmental offices will close next Monday, Jan. 21, in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Most businesses will remain open. Although county offices will close, garbage collection next week will proceed as usual. In the city, however, the Monday route will be picked up Tuesday and the Tuesday route will be picked […]

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Rank Boyte, who won the Third District seat, resigned for personal reasons and Union County supervisors Monday appointed Boyte's daughter, Barbara Ann Reed, to serve until a special election in November. Stanford administers the oath to Reed on Monday.

Reed named interim election commissioner to replace Boyte

The Union County Board of Supervisor appointed Barbara Ann Reed as interim District Three Election Commissioner Monday until someone can be elected to the post during the 2013 November general elections. The appointment was necessary because the District Three winner in the past November election, Rank Boyte, resigned for personal reasons. Supervisors accepted his resignation […]

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Union County Jr. High Basketball Tournament

Union County Jr. High Basketball Tournament January 14th, 19th & 24th At West Union School Monday, January 14 4:30pm – West Union vs Myrtle (G) 6:00pm – Myrtle vs East Union (B) 7:30pm – New Albany vs East Union (G) Saturday, January 19 9:00am – Ingomar vs West Union (B) 10:30am – Ingomar vs West […]

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Union County Basketball Tournament

January 17-19, 2013 @New Albany Memorial Gymnasium Thursday, January 17 5:00 – Ingomar vs Myrtle (G) 6:30 – Ingomar vs West Union (B) 8:00 – New Albany vs East Union (G) Friday, January 18 5:00 – West Union vs Ingomar/Myrtle Winner (G) 6:30 – East Union vs Ingomar/West Union Winner (B) 8:00 – Myrtle vs […]

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New Albany’s Price and Newsom receive honors New Albany’s Ron Price is the Daily Journal’s 2012 Coach of the Year and Boston Newsome, senior running back, is a member of First Team All-Area Football Team chosen by the Daily Journal. Price and Newsom led New Albany to an 8-5 record and a perfect 5-0 division […]

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