Hurricane News, October 27, 2010

The community continues to be a hub of activity with the Wise Farms Corn maze and other entertainment options for the youngsters and for the young at heart on Shady Grove Road.  Behind the community center at Hurricane is the Haunted Forest which will continue through this weekend.  Bullard’s Grocery has extended their hours for business […]

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Sherman News, October 27, 2010

Cravin’ Catfish will be sponsoring a “Thanksgiving Day Lunch” from 11 a.m. through 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 25, at the restaurant.  They will be serving a “traditional” Thanksgiving lunch for both dine-in and carry out (only for the churches who notify in advance) lunches.   Owners Gerald and Becky Hegan are providing the free […]

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Union County Heritage Museum to host Ingomar Mound Day Saturday

Stargazers, archaeology enthusiasts, and people that love learning about history and ancient weapons, need to come out to the Ingomar community this Saturday afternoon for the annual Ingomar Mound Day. Festivities will include star gazing with telescopes, object identification, tours of the Ingomar mounds, ancient weapons demonstrations and trail walks to Ingomar Mounds The event […]

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NAHS “Can The Principal” Food Drive

The Mu Alpha Theta Club at New Albany High School is sponsoring a “Can The Principal” Canned Food Drive during the week of November 15. The goal is to bring enough canned food items that the principal will be “kicked out” of his office on Friday November 19.   Freshmen should bring canned goods on […]

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Absentee Voting

The Union County Circuit Clerk’s office will be open from 8 a.m. to noon this Saturday for absentee voting for the Nov. 2 election.    

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Medlin announces candidacy for Ward 4 seat

New Albany resident Terry Medlin has announced that he will run for the New Albany Board of Aldermen’s Ward 4 post. Medlin, 59, is a 1974 graduate of Mississippi State University, where he received a bachelor of science degree in business management. He has worked in the furniture industry for the past 36 years and […]

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Broom enters Ward 4 race

Tim Broom, a resident of New Albany, announced this week his plans to run for the Ward 4 alderman seat in New Albany. Broom, 51, a lifelong resident of the city, has previously been employed with Capitol Loans of New Albany, Aerus Electrolux and Whitehead Appliance. He is the husband of Mellisa Broom and they […]

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Ford to run for Ward 4 post

New Albany resident Jane R. Ford has announced her candidacy for the Ward 4 seat on the New Albany Board of Alderman. Ford is a graduate of the University of Mississippi, with a bachelor of science degree in education and is a former teacher.  She is also a member of the Main Street Design Committee, […]

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County OKs digital land records

In the near future, Union County land records will be digitally archived and preserved.   According to Union County Chancery Clerk Annette Hickey, the move will ensure the long-lasting quality of the documents and to prevent any more damage by tearing or smearing of the ink when people peruse through the paper books in the […]

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New Albany sisters share Mississippi State homecoming queen honors

Mississippi State University fans may have heard a familiar last name during the halftime ceremony this past Saturday at the school’s yearly homecoming football game.   Anne Elise Parks, 21, of New Albany, was crowned the university’s 2010 homecoming queen during the Bulldogs’ defeat of University of Alabama-Birmingham Saturday – four years after her older […]

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