Epting leads BMC in TSAC championships

Led once again by Tuesdae Rowland and Austin Epting, Blue Mountain College raced to a second- and third-place finishes in the TranSouth Athletic Conference Championships here Saturday. Rowland finished second to Allison Martin of Union University in the 31-runner women’s  championship, while Epting trailed only Alex Brett and Edwin Kurgat of Union in the 35-runner […]

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Tigers lose heartbreaker to Indians in Fulton

With a playoff berth and bragging rights on the line Thursday night in Fulton, the 18th ranked Northeast Tigers dropped a 20-17 heartbreaker to arch rival Itawamba on the gridiron. Northeast took and early 7-0 lead on running back Jaquise Cook’s (Ripley) one-yard TD plunge at the 5:39 mark in the first quarter.  Less than […]

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County teams win district titles

County teams picked up division titles at the New Albany Sportsplex over the weekend and they now look ahead to the state championships on November 6. Myrtle, West Union and East Union swept their division races, winning on both the boys and girls sides. Savanna Shirley and Mallory Newby were the top finishers for West […]

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Division Champs!

For the past two seasons, New Albany head coach Ron Price preached to his team that they were moving in the right direction. Starting with his staff’s first win in 2008, the Bulldogs have battled heartbreaking losses and achieved signature wins. After Friday night, they now call themselves division champions after defeating Shannon, 27-13.   […]

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Running wild: Worship reaches 1,000 rushing yards

New Albany’s offense has several weapons, but none are more surprising than the rise of senior fullback Kelvin Worship. Making the move from defense and taking the place of Eric Johnson, Worship has exploded weekly and is now the Bulldogs’ first 1,000 yard rusher since Jeremy Cannon in 2007. “Going into the season, we didn’t […]

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Birth of Claire Elizabeth Randle

James and Leslie Randle of Pontotoc, Miss. welcomed daughter Claire Elizabeth Randle into the world on August 23, 2010 at 1:52 pm at North MS Women’s Center.  She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 19 inches long.  She was greeted by sisters Grace, age 5, and Molly, age 3.  She is the granddaughter of […]

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Birth of Camden Liddell Palmer

Adam Palmer and Laken Moore, both of New Albany, Miss., welcomed son Camden Liddell Palmer into the world on July 8, 2010 at 5:06 p.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany.  He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20 ½ inches long.  Camden’s grandparents are Sandra and Eddie Medlin of New Albany, […]

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Birth of Katelyn Brooke Aldridge

Tim and Diane Aldridge of New Albany, Miss. welcomed daughter Katelyn Brooke Aldridge into the world on September 30, 2010 at 10:47 p.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany.  She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches long.  She is the granddaughter of Jerry and Ladonna Aldridge and Paul and Helen […]

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Birth of Jayni Remington Zinzer

Jeff and Jonde Zinzer announce the newest addition to their family, Jayni Remington Zinzer.  JayniBell was born August 17, 2010 at Baptist Memorial in Oxford. She weighed 7 lbs. 14oz and was 21 inches long. JayniBell was welcome home by her sister Bethani and her two brothers Mavryck and Hawkyns.   Her grandparents are Donald and […]

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Devon “Moo-Mo” Aquan Jones will celebrate his first birthday

Devon “Moo-Mo” Aquan Jones will celebrate his first birthday Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 3 p.m. with family and friends.  He will have a Spiderman-themed birthday party.   “Moo-Mo” is the son of Denise Jones of New Albany.  

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