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Lorenzo Braxton Knight turns one years old.

Lorenzo Braxton Knight will celebrate his first birthday on September 5, 2009 at the Park Along the River. His actual birthday is September 4th. Braxton is the son of Priscilla Prather of Myrtle and Bernard Knight of Ingomar. He has a brother named Bradley Prather and a sister named Zeria Prather. His grandparents are Mary […]

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Center Hill News

 What beautiful weather we are having.  The Lord is so good to us.  He knows what we need even before we realize we need things.  Sunday morning was Bro. Lee’s last day as pastor of Center Hill Baptist.  We were so sad to see both he and Ms. Bonnie go, but we know God will […]

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Bulldogs get big win over Ripley

Bulldog fans had plenty to celebrate Friday night as New Albany had a sweet taste of victory over their rival, Ripley. Another impressive offensive effort helped to get the ‘Dawgs back in the game after falling 14-0 early. “Defense came out and kind of put is in a bind. We felt like Ripley kept knocking […]

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‘Dawgs O-line stepping up their game

Continuing their season of redemption, the ‘Dawgs will look for payback against Corinth this Friday on  the road. The Warriors squeaked out a 28-21 win at Kitchens’ Field, but are coming off a 48-21 loss at the hands of Senatobia last week, while New Albany has momentum on their side after their thrilling victory at […]

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Eastern Lights

 Good morning to all. It sure feels like Autumn this last day of August.  I have seen a lot of dirt plowed up for turnip and mustard greens lately. Computers are really nice and maybe soon I will have one.  I hand write this news column and sometimes the spelling is wrong.  I would like […]

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Late rally lifts Lady Eagles over NAHS

The last three outs may be the hardest to get. For the Lady Bulldogs Tuesday night, they saw their three-run lead against West Union disappear with one out remaining for the win, as the Lady Eagles edged NAHS in the 5-4 thriller. “In that last inning, they got the big hits when they needed them,” […]

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The face of evil du jour

 In 1970, evangelical author Hal Lindsey penned a book that became a staple of Christian end time table talk. The title said it all: The Late Great Planet Earth. In this book, Lindsey laid out the now all too familiar scheme of end time paranoia which includes the rise of one world government, the appearance […]

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Macedonia news

 Well I finally got some good news Friday when I went for a check-up on my foot!  I can wear a regular shoe for one hour the first day, then two hours the second day, and work on up until I can wear it all the time. I go back in two months for a […]

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Ellistown Breezes

 Have you seen the fall fashions for children 49ers? Then please take a stroll through the children’s department and/or store and see if they remind you of the good old days when we had to dress that way.  If you are 77 or older, you must remember our grammar schools having three grades in one […]

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Economic good news

 Two recent pieces of economic news about Union County are encouraging. First, Union County’s employment trend from the state Center for Policy Research and Planning is one of the best in the state. For the first six months of 2009, job growth in the county went up 3.9 percent over the same six months last […]

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