Nine enter Ward 4 alderman race

Before the qualifying deadline ended Tuesday, two more New Albany residents had joined the race for the Ward 4 New Albany Board of Alderman post. John Ellis and Jason Butler both qualified Tuesday afternoon.  They join Will Tucker, Terry Medlin, Jody Walls, Jane Ford, Tim Broom, Bill Morgan and Angele Mueller as candidates in the […]

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Local communities to honor Veterans Day in a variety of ways

Veterans of the United States’ armed forces will be saluted during several area programs next week in honor of Veterans Day. On Veterans Day, a Blue Star marker, as part of the Blue Star Memorial Program, will be placed in downtown New Albany at the Tallahatchie Bridge as a way to honor veterans of World […]

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Proud of Bulldogs

The New Albany Bulldogs football team has completed an undefeated regular season for the first time since 1963. In doing so, the team also tied the most wins ever by a New Albany team, a record set in 1982 by a team that went l1-2 and lost in the state championship game. It’s been a […]

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Seniors named ‘Players of the Week’

The senior class was named the “Players of the Week” for the Oct. 29 game versus Tishomingo County. Seniors include: Reggie Webb, Dalvin Carr, Tyler Basil, Sam Jackson Dunnam, Joshua Googe, Taylor Goode, Shaq Garner, Kareem Brown, Taylor McCreight, Kelvin Worship, Shane Smith, Zach Hand, Timothy Abrams, Zach Marise, Shawn Smith, Collin Stubblefield, Mario Waldrop, […]

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I got a feeling…

When it gets to the point where I can no longer wear flip flops outside without feeling like my toes  are going to freeze off, and it’s time for me to move indoors, I know it’s basketball season. I’ve been so caught up with football and whatnot, that the new season kind of snuck up […]

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New Albany’s big addition

Moses Kingsley can tell you the exact date he started playing basketball. August 27, 2007. Since picking up the game in his native country of Nigeria, the 6’9 Kingsley has grown to love the sport, bringing his talents to New Albany this year. “He’s brought a lot of things to the program,” Bulldogs’ head coach […]

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Remembering the past, encouraging the future

About once a month, a reunion takes place around New Albany. The occasional lunch date with former Bulldog coach, Bill Ward, gives the gentlemen who played football in the 1960’s time to reminisce on the program in the that era, which is parallel to this year, as New Albany completed their first undefeated regular season […]

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Northeast enshrines four into Sports Hall of Fame

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s Sports Hall of Fame continues to grow.   Northeast enshrined its third class of former athletes and coaches during Homecoming 2010 activities on Saturday, October 16 at the Booneville-based college.   Joining the ranks of the Hall of Fame include former Tiger football and baseball player Mike Grier, former Tiger basketball […]

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Quartet of Lady Tigers slated for All-Star game

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s storied softball team continues to rack up honors as we edge closer to the 2011 season.   Four players, as well the Lady Tigers coach, have been selected to represent the Lady Tigers in the 2010 Domino’s Mississippi JUCO All Star Showcase.   Sophomores Robin Franks, Leslie Hendrix, Taylor Moore, and […]

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‘Sharing’ forms now available in New Albany

Applications for assistance from the 36th annual Sharing at Christmas program are now being taken at the New Albany Gazette office, 713 Carter Ave. Resident families of Union County in need of help may apply this week. Forms also are available at the New Albany City Hall, the Union County Chancery Clerk’s office and at […]

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