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Dogwood Hills Garden Club January meeting

The January meeting of Dogwood Hills Garden Club was held at the lovely home of Jackie and Sandra Ford. An inspirational devotional entitled “The Wolf at Your Door” was delivered by Bettye McMillen. A dinner of three different soups, congealed salad, and an array of desserts was enjoyed by all club members and a host […]

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Dec. 13 meeting of New Albany Garden Club

The December meeting of the New Albany Garden Club was held at Dogwood Plantation Assisted Living Home.  President Rhetta Ann West welcomed all residents, club members and guests.  Hostesses Barbara Tyre and Glenda Conlee served residents and guests refreshments, and Mrs. Tyre provided a beautiful seasonal floral arrangement, “Christmas Celebration.” Mrs. West presented an inspirational […]

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Super-Couponing Tips

Jill Cataldo saves hundreds by making the most of the common coupon. You can, too. Here’s how.   Are all shoppers entitled to the same coupons?   By Jill Cataldo CTW Features Recently, we heard from readers who feel it’s unfair that manufacturers and retailers use electronic coupons. They argue that consumers without computers or […]

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Willpower for Health

By Dr. Linda Mitchell Willpower, I wish it came in capsule form. I want to be healthy and live long and strong…I do… but. That’s the problem…but, there’s so much temptation out there, in my kitchen, my fridge, the supermarket, the quick stop…not to mention all those restaurants serving up dishes designed to wilt whatever […]

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The Harpe Brothers and other historic outlaws topic of January Museum Moments with Zack Stewart

Outlaws, robbers, killers have always held a morbid fascination for many. And as this region and area surrounding the Natchez Trace was evolving at the end of the 17th century and early 1800s, outlaws were a real and present danger to travelers as well as the pioneer residents. Come to the Union County Museum at […]

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Tallahatchie Players to present ‘Charlie Brown’ musical

The Tallahatchie River Players are announcing the casting of their Spring musical, “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.” Based on the popular “Peanuts” comic strip by Charles Shultz, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” opened on March 7, 1967 and played for 1,597 performances in New York at the theatre 80 St. Marks with Gary […]

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Dean Provence Endowment winners announced

The Dean Provence Endowment for Excellence in Education Board recently announced the allocation of funds totaling more than $10,000.00 to teachers in the New Albany School District. In an effort to maximize the effectiveness of the awards, grants were directed to New Albany Elementary School and the New Albany High School Career and Technical Department.  […]

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NAES staff take on holiday characters for caroling

On Friday, Dec. 14, administrators and staff members at New Albany Elementary School dressed as special holiday characters to visit with NAES students and lead them in singing Christmas carols.  Pictured l-r:  Pre-K Director Glen Reeder as the Grinch; Assistant Principal Dr. Linda Grisham as Frosty the Snowman; Principal Windy Faulkner as the Elf; Assistant […]

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Buchanan, Staten to wed Sept. 29

Mr. and Mrs. George McAfee Buchanan III of New Albany, Miss. announce the engagement of their daughter, Ellen Ferris Buchanan to Henry Matthew Staten, both of New Albany. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George McAfee Buchanan Jr. of Holly Springs, and  Mr. Wesley Hardy Ray of Holly Springs, formerly […]

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Pannell, Campbell to wed Sept. 8

Allen Pannell of Blue Springs and Jeff and Pam Rowan of New Albany announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Morgan Nicole Pannell to William Arnold Campbell III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Billy Campbell of New Albany. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Dillard of Blue Springs and […]

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