New Albany schools release summer reading list

This information will be available on the New Albany School District website along with summer reading assignments. Most titles will be available in the middle school office over the summer for purchase for $5.00 each. SUMMER READING 2013 If you are going to be in the 6th grade: Regular English-Earthquake Terror by Peg Kehret ACC […]

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Malcolm Driver Sr., 72

Malcolm Wayne Driver Sr., 72, of Oxford, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Greenwood. He was born July 24, 1941, to Cliff Wortham and Josephine Driver in Oxford. He grew up in Etta, where he joined Flint Hill M.B. Church at a young age. He moved to Chicago and later to Racine, Wis. In Racine, […]

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Herman Callicutt, 85

Herman Allen Callicutt, 85, of Myrtle, died Friday, May 24, 2013, at Graceland Care Center in New Albany. He was born Oct. 5, 1927, in Myrtle, to King A. and Mary Kerr Callicutt. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church and served in the U.S. Air Force. He retired in 1989 from New […]

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Will Rutledge, 73

Will D. Rutledge, 73, of Etta, died Friday, May 24, 2013, at his residence. He was born Sept. 15, 1939, in New Albany, to James Franklin and Nona Lavelle Rutledge. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. He was a retired mechanic with Union County Maintenance. He liked working on antique tractors, going to […]

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Richard Owen, 67

Richard Lawrence Owen, 67, of Andalusia, Ala., formerly of New Albany, died Friday, May 24, 2013, at his home. Services were at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Foreman Brown Service Funeral Home in Andalusia, Ala. Bro. Brent Cook and Bro. Alan Joyner officiated. A graveside service was at 5 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant Ridge […]

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Dr. James Edwards, 85

James Milton “Doc” Edwards, 85, died at his home on May 21, 2013. He was born July 10, 1927, in Jackson to James Corbett and Laura Clark Edwards. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He graduated from Pontotoc High School, Mississippi College and the University of Tennessee School of Dentistry. He served as […]

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Stella Goodson, 97

Stella Mae Bourland Goodson, 97, of Fulton, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born Sept. 2, 1915, to Byron E. and Hessie Wood Bourland in Itawamba County. She was a member of East Fulton Baptist Church, and former longtime member of Guntown Baptist Church and Sherman […]

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Bonnie Dunnam, 58

Bonnie Jean Dunnam, 58, of Keownville, died Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis. She was born May 9, 1945, in Tippah County, the daughter of Roy and Annie Lee Ledbetter Dunnam. She was a member of Lowery Methodist Church and attended Mt. Olivet Methodist Church. She was a surgical technician at […]

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Randy Bilby, 51

Guy Randall “Bubba” Bilby, 51, of Fulton, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born April 25, 1962, in Toledo, Ohio. He enjoyed working on cars, playing on the computer, karaoke singing, and helping troubled children. Services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 23, at Senter Funeral […]

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Clyde Grisham, 75

Clyde Grisham, 75, of Hallettsville, Texas, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013. He was born on March 19, 1938, to John L. and Fraulene Welch Grisham in Union County. He married Shirley Tanner Grisham on June 21, 1958, in Pontotoc. He is survived by two sons, Lee Grisham (Lauri) of Wimberley, Texas, and Jeff Grisham […]

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