Bulldogs top UC football

County rivalries have created many memories in sports for Union County, and on Monday night, a new chapter opened with New Albany and Union County football facing one another. The junior high game marked the first meeting between the teams, with the Bulldogs taking the win, 36-0 at Kitchens’ Field. “We had some good things […]

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Lady ‘Dawgs return to postseason

New Albany has been on a six year playoff hiatus in slow pitch, and that drought was put to an end Tuesday night. The Lady Bulldogs completed their regular season slate with a 5-2 win over Tishomingo County, and with a  little help from Pontotoc defeating North Pontotoc, the Lady ‘Dawgs enter the playoffs as […]

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Lady Toppers sweep Rust to end fall season

Blue Mountain College wrapped up its first fall softball season at the SportsPlex here recently with a doubleheader sweep of Rust College, 10-0 and 11-0. The Lady Toppers pitching duo of Haylei Plummer and Meggin Nelson held the Lady Bearcats to only one hit in the two games. Nelson, 2-0, and Beckham combined for a […]

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Northeast baseball schedules First Pitch banquet

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s baseball program will host its fifth annual ‘First Pitch’ banquet on Monday, January 24 in the Claude Wright Room on the second floor of the Haney Union on the Booneville campus.   Northeast’s ‘First Pitch’ banquet has served as a kickoff for the baseball season and the 2011 version is no […]

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Northeast-Northwest chosen as Jucoweekly.com ‘Game of the Week’

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s North Division encounter with Northwest will be the jucoweekly.com ‘Game of the Week’ for the fifth week of the regular season.   Thursday’s affair will mark the first time that Northeast has been featured as the ‘Game of the Week’ since the inception of jucoweekly.com in early 2010.   Jucoweekly.com’s ‘Game […]

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Northeast defense looks to stifle high-powered Northwest offense

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s football team just picked up some extra motivation for Thursday’s game against Northwest.   Northeast (3-1, 2-0 in North Division) dropped to second in the overall defensive standings when the statistics for the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC)/Region XXIII were released Tuesday.   Copiah-Lincoln jumped the Tigers in […]

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2010 New Albany High School homecoming court

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Radio personality Felder Rushing speaks at Union County Museum anniversary

This September marks the five-year anniversary of the William Faulkner Literary Garden. The garden, which is located at the Union County Heritage Museum, was built next door to William Faulkner’s birthplace.  Members of the Union County Historical Society, Union County Heritage Museum Guild, New Albany Garden Club’s Faulkner Garden Committee, and countless more volunteers from […]

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Residents have until Oct. 1 to register to vote

Union County residents who wish to vote in the upcoming November elections have until this Saturday to make sure they are eligible to vote.   The Union County Circuit Clerk’s office will be open from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday Oct. 1, 2010 for voter registration.  This will be the last day to register to […]

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Toyota continues taking employee applications

Toyota Motor Corporation has announced that is seeking to hire another 1,500 workers at its plant in Blue Springs.   Company officials announced last week that they are looking to add 1,500 production and skilled maintenance team members to its workforce in anticipation of beginning production of the Corolla next fall. The company opened the […]

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