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West Union students contribute to Operation Christmas Child campaign

During this holiday season, there will be many needy families that will not have the monetary means to purchase gifts for children for Christmas. For this reason and many others, many churches, individuals, and organizations around town and in the region have teamed up to gather toys, school supplies, and other needed items in shoeboxes […]

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Challenge, opportunity

Will Tucker’s election in Ward 4 to fill his father’s seat on the New Albany Board of Aldermen presents both a challenge and an opportunity for him. Tucker, who operates the Windshield Doctor, which had been his father’s family business, edged out Angele Mueller, owner of the Tallahatchie Gourmet restaurant, by an unofficial vote of […]

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‘Sharing’ funds reach $7,905

Boosted by a gift of $2,250 from the New Albany Rotary Club, the contribution level has reached $7,905 in the 36th annual Sharing at Christmas program that provides holiday help for families in need in Union County. The goal for the program, sponsored by the New Albany Gazatte with the help of many community volunteers, […]

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Tucker wins Ward 4 race by six votes

Will Tucker captured the Ward 4 seat on the New Albany Board of Aldermen Monday, defeating opponent Angele Mueller by six votes in the runoff election.   A total of 570 votes were counted, including 511 at the polls, 55 absentee votes and six curbside votes. Will Tucker took 257 votes at the polls, 28 […]

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Olson, Kingsley lead NA soccer over Corinth

New Albany played their first soccer matches at Kitchens’ Field, and it is only fitting that this was the setting for the Lady Bulldogs’ first win of the season, defeating Corinth 2-0 on Saturday.   Youth leads this squad, and it was Kristen Olson stepping up with New Albany’s two goals, the first set up […]

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Northeast opens division with clean sweep of Northwest

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s men and women’s basketball teams opened North Division play on a positive note with a sweep of rival Northwest Mississippi on Thursday, Dec. 2 at Bonner Arnold Coliseum in Booneville. Ricky Ford’s Lady Tigers improved to 3-4 on the year but more importantly picked up their first division win of the […]

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Northeast baseball offers pair of winter clinics

Northeast Mississippi Community College’s baseball program is reminding area athletes that its winter baseball clinics are a week away and athletes that register for both sessions will see substantial savings in their camp fees. Northeast will hold a pair of winter baseball camps for athletes inside the college’s five-county district on Saturday, December 11 and […]

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North wins 2010 All-Star Classic at Tiger Stadium

Mississippi’s annual junior college all-star football classic went along historical lines in the thirty-seventh showing at Tiger Stadium in Booneville Saturday, December 4. With the series tied 17-17-2, both sides squared off for the first 56 minutes before the North was able to break free and capture the lead in the series with a 16-0 […]

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Second half surge lifts Hawks over Hickory Flat

In a time when the Hawks needed someone to step up, Robert Montgomery responded, giving Myrtle a comeback victory over Hickory Flat, 72-71, Saturday night.   Down 71-70 with 5.3 seconds remaining, Montgomery drew a foul, the fifth for the Rebels’ Henry Bell, and confidently hit two free throws to put Myrtle in the lead […]

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Lady Hawks roll to weekend wins

The Lady Hawks picked up their fifth straight win, earning wins over Ingomar and Hickory Flat over the weekend.   Halle Knowles stepped up for Myrtle in Saturday night’s contest, scoring 28 points enroute to an 83-54 win over the Lady Rebels. Meshay Cox put the Lady Hawks ahead 17-7 early in the game, but […]

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