Rivers Players seek actors for classic comedy ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’ Tallahatchie River Players auditions will be held Sunday, Feb. 10, at 2 p.m. in the Magnolia Civic Center for the play “Arsenic and Old Lace” by Joseph Kesselring distributed by Dramatists Play service. Director is Evelyn Murry Mason. There are three female parts and […]
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Only lately have I begun to feel old, and then, thankfully, just occasionally. But if you want to have the weight of your years begin to crush you, consider some of the things that are familiar to you, but that the next generation after you is oblivious to. Monday I was at City Hall when […]
The New Albany High School Girls Powerlifting Team placed 4th place in the Calhoun City Invitational on January 28. Leeta Ann Prater (left) was the winner in her weight class and Megan Dye (right) placed third in her weight class.
One of the items I found when I sorted through some of Mother’s books was a large, dog-eared book of nursery rhymes. I opened its musty smelling pages and breathed childhood! I could picture sitting close to Mother while she read these rhymes and riddles to me. As I turned the worn pages I was […]
By Dennis Clayton West Union’s seniors were in the spotlight on Senior Night, but the fourth quarter spotlight in the boys’ game belonged to an underclassman, Chase Cooper, as West Union defeated Jumpertown 67-62. The Eagles held a narrow 48-44 lead after three quarters and then Cooper took over. West Union scored 19 points in […]
What about the game? Another Super Bowl has come and gone which leaves me asking the above question. I ask it because in this day and time, there appears to be more discussion about everything else that occurs as a by-product of the game than the game itself. We had the brother vs. brother talk […]
By Tyler McCollum The Falcons and Lady Falcons of Ingomar traveled to East Union Friday night for another great match-up. The Lady Falcons improved to 16-12 on the season after defeating the Lady Urchins in a hard-fought contest. Both teams struggled in the first quarter with turnovers and missed shots, but then got things going […]
Mary Gaynell Hudson, 65, of Etta, formerly of Meridian, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, near her home. She retired from BellSouth in 1998. She was a member of Communications Workers of America local 3516 of Oxford. She was former President of CWA labor board for Meridian and Tupelo and was currently acting treasurer for Oxford. […]
Mary Frances Armstrong, 75, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Union County Health and Rehab. She was born June 25, 1937, in Pontotoc County to John and Estelle Wilder. She was a retired homemaker, loving Christian mother and devoted wife. She was a charter member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. Services were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, […]
Eloise Helen Little, 86, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born Jan. 6, 1927, in Tippah County, to Kirby Bishop and Velma Clark Bishop. She was a retired employee of Benchcraft where she worked as a bookkeeper. She enjoyed garden work, sewing, quilting, eating out and tractor […]
- Burdette to lead Bulldogs May 19, 2015
- State of the Region meeting set for Wednesday May 22, 2015
- MHP to step up enforcement over holiday weekend May 22, 2015
- Kids’ cooking class offered next week May 22, 2015
- Frazier memorial motorcycle ride will be Saturday May 22, 2015
- NAHS administrator chosen Principal of the Year May 22, 2015
- Cancer Relay for Life date will be June 5 May 22, 2015
- Award-winning writer doesn’t follow the rules May 22, 2015
- Spray park in sportsplex opens Saturday May 22, 2015
- Office will be open Saturday morning for absentee voting May 22, 2015
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