Local civic club honors Bevill for 50 years of community service

The Union County chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution honored Marjorie Ann Randolph Bevill for her fifty-year membership in the Ishtehotopah chapter during a recent chapter meeting. Bevill became inspired with the ideals of the DAR at age 18 when she attended Northeast Mississippi Community College and the house mother at the girl’s […]

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Morgan enters Ward 4 race

Bill Morgan, 54, has announced his candidacy for the office of Ward 4 alderman in the Nov. 22 special election. Morgan, a lifelong resident of New Albany, is a graduate of W.P. Daniel High School and has been self-employed in the dirt excavation business since 1974. He has been married to Paula Coker Morgan of […]

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Town of Myrtle hosts ‘Trunk R Treat’

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Deadline passes for Ward 4 race

As of press time Tuesday, seven residents of New Albany’s fourth ward had qualified to run in the Nov. 22 special election for the board of aldermen seat, with only several hours to go until the deadline. According to New Albany City Clerk Frankie Roberts, seven persons had qualified as candidates in the election:  Jody […]

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Lots and lots of Halloween

Is it over yet? On Saturday night, Buzz Lightyear, Woody and Snow White came to our door. So did a lot of their friends. It seemed like it was Halloween for a week. Thankfully, we were prepared. A couple of months ago, one of our neighbors asked if anyone had described to us what happens […]

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More good jobs news

The New Albany economy got a boost last week with the announcement by Diversity-Vuteq that it will begin hiring for its new plant in the Martintown Industrial Park. The facility, which has stood as a shell for months while awaiting a decision by Toyota to proceed with its assembly plant at Blue Springs, will be […]

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UC’s second season comes to a close

Union County ended the second year of their program with an impressive 36-16 win over Jumpertown on Thursday night.   Broderick Montgomery ran for four touchdowns, three in the first quarter, leading UC’s offense on the ground. Up 16-0, Shaquille Hollimon had an interception that led to an 80-yard run by Montgomery to give them […]

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Bulldogs end regular season at 11-0

New Albany capped a perfect regular season with a 49-6 win over Tishomingo County at Kitchens’ Field Friday night.   “It’s been a good year. We never expected it to be this good, but to finish the regular season at 11-0, I have to give all the credit to our coaches,” NAHS head coach Ron […]

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New Albany Floral & Gifts and The Snooty Fox ribbon cutting ceremony

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Union County voters will go to the polls Tuesday

The general election for the first congressional district, nonpartisan judicial election for the court of appeals, nonpartisan judicial election for Chancery Court Judge, nonpartisan judicial election for Circuit Court Judge, and School Board Districts 1 and 2 will take place November 2, 2010.  For Circuit Court Judge, District 3, Andrew K. Howorth is running unopposed […]

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