Union County Sheriff’s call log for Aug. 20, 2010

August 9 Hwy 78 E: vehicle driving wreckless. August 10 Coulter Dr.: General alarm CR 126: ASI called in a burglary alarm at Duke Energy. Motion is detected at the entry door. CR 47: Car 10-50 off road on 47. No one around. CR 87: Man on horse looks suspicious. He has been camped out […]

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NAHS students encourage kids not to smoke

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NA employees owed utility $12,000

Following warnings from the city, three city employees and a member of the New Albany Board of Aldermen recently have paid up $12,000 in back utility bills owed to New Albany Light, Gas and Water. According to New Albany Mayor Tim Kent, Ward Four Alderman Tommie Beasley, Building Inspector/Zoning Administrator Mike Armstrong and two members […]

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Historic Northside to present ‘A Night with Sam and Mary’

New Albanians and Union Countians that are ready for a night of great music, great food, and a chance to meet people in the entertainment industry, should come out to the Magnolia Civic Center Thursday, Sept. 2 for “A Night With Sam and Mary.” Sam and Mary Haskell are both from the entertainment industry and […]

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Miss. Bar honors Littlejohn for 50 years of service

Honorable Judge Talmadge D. Littlejohn recently received a certificate of congratulations from the Mississippi Bar for fifty years of service to the legal profession. Born and raised on a farm in the New Harmony community, Littlejohn went on to receive numerous accolades and achieved many accomplishments within his academic and professional career. He is a […]

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Toyota to announce jobs, hiring process Monday at ICC

Toyota Manufacturing-Mississippi, along with the Mississippi Development Authority, is expected to release more information on how to apply for a job at the Blue Springs plant. The announcement is set for 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at Itawamba Community College’s Belden campus. The Mississippi Department of Employment Security will handle all applications for the expected […]

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Ready for football!

This week’s cheap seats are not exactly cheap, as I found myself in a very familiar stadium over the weekend. Last Saturday, New Albany fans had their first look at this year’s football team, and they were not disappointed. Taking in the atmosphere of Vaught-Hemmingway Stadium, the Bulldogs showed a lot of energy throughout their […]

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‘Dawgs eye opening win versus Booneville

The Bulldogs are riding in Friday night’s season opener on a lot of momentum after last week’s scrimmage against Tupelo. New Albany will open the season the same as last year, taking on Booneville, who defeated the Bulldogs, 41-34 last season. “After the way we lost last year, it’s been motivation to stay focused and […]

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NEMCC football scrimmage a success

Booneville, MS- Northeast Mississippi Community College’s football team was on the gridiron on Saturday, August 14, at Tiger Stadium for its first full scrimmage of 2010.   Head Coach Ricky Smither counted Saturday’s scrimmage a success with units on both sides of the ball being very productive.   “These guys came out here on a […]

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Gazette’s new website user-friendly

An all-new community website was introduced Monday by the New Albany Gazette. The new site, newalbanygazette.com, now contains all of the local material from the printed newspaper, as well as many added features, including videos and slideshows from area news and sports events. Readers may participate in forums about area news and sports topics, provide […]

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