Bulldogs thrill again

 It was another week with another thrilling finish for the New Albany Bulldogs.  The team rallied for a come-from-behind 24-21 win over North Pontotoc, with kicker Eathen Rainey putting a 36-yard field goal through the uprights for the win.  “North Pontotoc is a really good football team and our kids are walking off the field […]

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New Albany players get ready for the setup to return the ball against Pontotoc. The Lady Bulldogs lost to Pontotoc 3-2 on Tuesday. Pictured from left are: Emma Wilson,Hannah Anderson, Megan Dye, Darby Mills and Erin Michael Carter.

New Albany falls to Pontotoc in five sets

Photo by Dennis Clayton New Albany came out strong against Pontotoc early, but Pontotoc rallied from a 2-1 deficit and won the match 3-2 on Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs ran off six straight points to begin the set, then later ran off four straight points to take the 10-1 lead. New Albany later ran off […]

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New Albany Homecoming Queen Hannah Anderson with the game ball after the Bulldogs defeated North Pontotoc 24-21 in OT.

Hannah Anderson 2013 Homecoming Queen

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Eathen Rainey kicks the game-winning FG from 36 yards to complete New Albany's comeback as they won 24-21 in overtime.

Bulldogs win in overtime over Vikings

It was a night of big plays as New Albany and North Pontotoc met in a non-division contest as the Bulldogs celebrated Homecoming. The celebration was made complete when Eathen Rainey’s 36 yard field goal split the uprights in overtime to lift New Albany to comeback win of 24-21. New Albany found themselves trailing North […]

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City budget up 5.3 percent but tax levy unchanged

City school tax sees rise, however By J. Lynn West New Albany aldermen approved a $7.4 million budget for the city for 2013-2014, not including the light, gas and water department, which is a separate fund. The solid waste budget is included, but distinct because different requirements apply to it in that it must be […]

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Matt Kyle Fund established to help families with expenses from catastrophic illnesses

An endowment fund called the Matt Fund has been established at CREATE Foundation, Inc. in memory of a young man whose life was claimed earlier this year by chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML). Matt Kyle, the son of Terry and Angie Whiteside, of New Albany, was diagnosed with the disease in September 2011, and after months […]

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NAHS homecoming court

Photo by Darrell Ivy/The Image Place New Albany High School homecoming court Members of the New Albany High School 2013 Homecoming Court are, from left, Maid Erin Michael Carter, Maid Ali Sizemore, Maid Allie Owen, Queen Hannah Anderson, Maid Farrah Speck, Maid Lauren Cavender and Maid Darby Mills. The homecoming parade will be through downtown […]

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Jamie Crow

NAHS Senior Jamie Crow named as semifinalist in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program

Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation have announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 8,000 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $35 million that will be offered next spring. To […]

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Mississippi hometown hero graduates from K9s For Warriors Program

After three weeks of training, U.S. Army National Guard SSGT Larry McMullen is coming home to Myrtle. McMullen is a member of the most recent graduating class of K9s For Warriors on Sept. 19, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. The graduation exercise will be held to honor and celebrate a critical step in recovery for […]

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New Albany Ballet selects company for season

The New Albany Ballet Company has just finished selecting the company members for their 2013-2014 performance season. These girls were selected by a panel of judges including Nikolai Morschakov and Anthony Neumann. They have both danced professionally both inside and outside the US. The New Albany Ballet Company is a non-profit organization with a mission […]

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