Ecru News, November 5, 2010

Congratulations to the North Pontotoc Viking football team for their win against Pontotoc.  They will play Lafayette High School in the 4A district playoffs.  Coach Brian Sutton has done an outstanding job with this young team.  We wish you continued success. A Veteran’s Celebration will be held at the Community Center in Ecru, Saturday, Nov. […]

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Macedonia News, November 5, 2010

Lou McQuary   Francis Wingo passed away last week and was buried at Macedonia. The Stevens family has had another tragic death.  This makes three within the last year.  Jerry Stevens’ brother-in-law, Rick Frazier, died Saturday, October 30th. Rick was the husband of Jerry’s sister, Barbara,  Barbara and Rick lived in Tupelo. Melissa Childress was […]

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Eastern Lights, November 5, 2010

Last week was a wonderful week weather wise. This has been a beautiful fall so far.  So far the weather predictions are for much colder weather this week.  Guess that will help these old bones ache more. I have certainly enjoyed all the beautiful colors. Anne Glidewell, Robert and Robbie Frazier were welcome visitors here […]

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Hurricane News, November 3, 2010

The beautiful, fall foliage from the flat woods to the hill country at the western edge of the community is a sure sign that winter is on the way.  It was an exciting month for the community during the past few weeks as visitors to the corn maze at Shady Grove and to the haunted forest at […]

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NAHS News, November 3, 2010

Chandler Nail   Congratulations again to our still undefeated football team for yet another victory against Tishomingo County in division play. This win ended regular season play for the team and made our record a perfect 11-0. This Friday night we host Rosa Fort for the first round of playoffs. Head on down to “The […]

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Sherman News, November 3, 2010

A Walk a Thon for Jesus is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 6, and those interested can register Saturday at Sherman Grove at 9 a.m.  For more information, contact Vicki Armstrong at 507-5552 or Audrey McGee at 538-0890. The Annual Birthday Tea Singing will be held Nov. 13 at Sherman Grove Baptist Church at 6 p.m.  […]

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Birth of Jacob Ambrose Tullos

Kayla and Andrew Tullos of Maumelle, Ark. welcomed son Jacob Ambrose Tullos into the world on October 28, 2010 at 12:29 p.m. at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, Ark.  He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and measured 19 ½ long.   His grandparents are Karen and Donald Mayo of New Albany, Miss. and Mary and Ted […]

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Owen, Turner to wed Nov. 6

Mr. and Mrs. Johnny and Wanda Owen of New Albany, Miss. are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Vanessa Suzanne Owen of New Albany to Freddie Wayne “Chip” Turner, Jr. of Tupelo. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. Mason Hill and Mrs. Mary Etta Hill and the […]

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New Albany City Beautification winners

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NA superintendent says no money hurts states’ Pre-K programs

At the beginning of October, Dr. Charles Garrett, New Albany School Superintendent had an opportunity to discuss this theme and many others at the Pre-Kindergarten Institute at Harvard University. Garrett was invited  by the Mississippi Department of Education to attend a conference called “PreK-3rd: The Foundation for Educational Success Institute.”  “The Institute had a Pre-K […]

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