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Rock Bottom River Run motorcycle poker run set for Sept. 22

The third annual Rock Bottom River Run motorcycle poker run will take place during Tallhatchie RiverFest  on Saturday, Sept. 22.  The event is sponsored by the New Albany-based Tallahatchie Arts Council.   Email Lee Ann Thompson at leeanntt@gmail for further information about registration.   

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NA Main Street to host 9th annual ‘Paint the Town’ during RiverFest

The ninth annual New Albany Main Street Association “Paint The Town” will be taking place again during Tallhatchie RiverFest. This is a free art activity for children to come and express their artistic talent. Historical photos of downtown New Albany will be displayed and children can draw or paint their interpretation of the photos. A […]

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Local celebrities dance for Boys and Girls Clubs this Saturday

Local Celebrities Dance For Boys & Girls Clubs This Saturday Local celebrities will put on their dancing shoes to raise funds for the children of Boys and Girls Clubs of North Mississippi this Saturday, August 25 at the BancorpSouth Arena at 7:30 PM.   This year’s celebrity dancers are Rhonda Hanby, Allie Ware, Terri Amacker, […]

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Parks named ‘Queen of Hearts’

New Albany native Jodi Parks, 9, recently took home the title of Queen of Hearts in the statewide Miss Heart of the USA pageant. Parks was able to enter this pageant after she won the Facebook online photo contest in the preliminary Miss Heart of the Holidays pageant. In this pageant, she won the title […]

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Guest dancer teaches students in a workshop

Anthony D. Neumann, a professional dancer since 1980, came to the New Albany School of Ballet and Dance Arts as a guest teacher and dancer and taught the students different forms and techniques. Neumann began his dance training in his hometown of Rochester, Minn. He attended the Banff Centre of the Fine Arts and graduated […]

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Heritage Pioneer Days Sept. 13-15

The annual Heritage Pioneer Days at the Union County Heritage Museum are set for September 13,14,&15.  Teachers can call the museum to get on the schedule for bringing their classes.   The three-day, hands-on event allows students to experience what it was like to live in an earlier time when people lived on farms , […]

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Baptist HealthPlex Open House

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Healthy Kidz Camp at Baptist HealthPlex

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Arts, Beats and Eats award winners

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El Agave to offer twist on Mexican food

A new restaurant is opening soon in the former location of La Bamba Mexican Restaurant.  El Agave Mexican Grill plans to open in September and the owners want to give New Albany a modern and fresh twist on Mexican food. Juan Leon and Moises Lemus are the new owners and are excited about getting into […]

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