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Myrtle wins two, NAHS drops tough decision at IAHS

Myrtle 43 Houlka 40 (Thursday) The Lady Hawks held the early advantage, but Houlka would give them a scare late in the game, as Myrtle held onfor the 43-40 win Thursday night. Myrtle opened a 13-2 lead, as it took Houlka until the final 12 seconds of the quarter to score their first points. The […]

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NAMS Bulldog News

I hope everyone’s had a great week!! We have some new additions to our school! We have added two student teachers into all the chaos here at NAMS. Brittney Cloyd and Rebecca Moore are from Blue Mountain College and will be with us this semester! Rebecca Moore will be with Mrs. Leanne George in 8th […]

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NAHS powerlifting teams compete in local competitions, prepare for regionals

The NAHS Boys Powerlifting team finished 3rd at the North Pontotoc Invitational recently.  Overall winners were: Jerry Davis        2nd        114 Austin Taylor     2nd        123 Reggie Webb    4th         148 Jeremy Honor   1st         165 Kelvin Worship  2nd        181 Eric Johnson     3rd        198 Luke Foley        3rd         220 Drew Davis        4th         242 Cade Simmons  1st         275 Wade Simmons  2nd       […]

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Ellistown Breezes

Deepest sympathy to the family of Billy Wayne Anderson who was buried last  Saturday. I know two of his sisters, Nell Anderson and Bobbie Jones.  Bobbie and husband, Gaston are members of our Church. Imogene Priest had surgery last week on her sinuses and said she is doing fine.  I am sure that was not […]

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Five Generations

Five Generations (left to right): Shirley Robbins is the daughter, Chasity Brewer is the great-great granddaughter, Shawn Brewer is the great-great grandson, Roy Rhea, and Deborah Hood is the granddaughter.

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Macedonia news

I missed church again Sunday so I had to depend on Malcolm for most of my news. Margaret Murphree is having knee surgery. Brother Landreth’s sister-in-law is not doing well.  He asked for prayer. Katherine Grose had two stints put in her heart. She is doing pretty good. Pat Moody went through her surgery to […]

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Etta News

When I sat down to write a little news as I usually do the word change kept crossing my mind.  I don’t know why but the more I thought about it the more evidence I could see in life’s pathway.  The schedule of the day before one may already be in place but some things […]

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County teams winding down regular season

New Albany 68 Pontotoc 34 (g) NAHS picked up their 20th win of the season in a divisional showdown versus Pontotoc Tuesday night. Jazmine Spears led the Lady ‘Dawgs with 19 on the night, as a tenacious defensive effort held the Lady Warriors to 14 points in the second half. Also leading New Albany on […]

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Litterbugs trashing roads throughout Union County

After making major inroads toward a goal of a litter-free New Albany and Union County, the recent rains have washed up trash, particularly on county roads, that either was missed this past summer or has been contributed by inconsiderate motorists during the fall and so far this winter season.     Fast food hamburger wrappers and […]

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Sherman News

Sherman’s latest addition to the Fire Department is its Rescue truck which is referred to as Sherman Rescue One.  This emergency medical service special operations unit vehicle is equipped with Jaws of Life, airbags for lifting vehicles to pull someone trapped beneath, hazmat suits, and more.  The Sherman Fire Department has 25 members of which […]

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