Firefighters with New Albany Fire Department recently competed in a national firefighter competition and scored so well they qualified for the world challenge competition. ‘Team New Albany Combat Challenge Team’ is the name of their team, which featured NAFD firefighters Ben Brown, Allen Elder, Chad Jarvis, Chris Whiteside, and Team Captain Shane Cowsert. The competition […]
The town of Myrtle is taking the first steps toward building a new town hall, as the aldermen are seeking grants to fund the possible project. Mayor Joe Rials asked for the board’s permission during their September meeting, and after approval, will look into the Mississippi Development Authority grant. The grant is awarded for towns […]
Sports can offer so much to an individual at any given time. It’s a stress reliever, a hobby, or in my case, an occasional escape from everyday life and reality. I’m sure everyone probably has a story about where they were on Sept. 11, 2001. For me, it was second period, Mrs. Herron’s physical science […]
The Bulldogs are back to the basics this week as they prepare to travel to Baldwyn this Friday night. New Albany is off to their best start since 1996, as that was the last year the Bulldogs opened the season at 3-0. This week they will look to win their second straight over the Bearcats, […]
The 21st Annual BNA Bank Tallahatchie River Run 5K and ½ mile Fun Run will be held Saturday, September 25 in coordination with the Tallahatchie RiverFest in downtown New Albany. The employees of BNA Bank who make of the race committee are actively working to make this race the best 5K in North Mississippi. In […]
Like most head coaches, Heather Duley is ready for the season’s first competition. Duley, however, is especially ready for Blue Mountain College’s first race of the season – Saturday morning at Berry College in Rome, Ga. It’s her first as coach of the Toppers growing cross country program and she’s eager to see how far […]
Carrying their coach’s advise of remaining “silent before the storm,” Union County made plenty of noise once their season opening game against Ripley began. UC started the program’s second season with the junior varsity squad defeating the Tigers, 20-0, Tuesday night. “The boys played with a lot of spunk, and that’s all we ask them […]
A new preventative health program may be available for employees and staff members of the New Albany School District. Tammie Reeder, New Albany School District Health Services Coordinator, came before the New Albany School Board on Sept. 7 to discuss this health program with the board members, superintendent, and school principals. “This is an opportunity […]
It’s time again for the annual Sherman Day festivities! Sherman Day takes place Saturday, Sept. 11 and is a day to celebrate the community, family, and friends. There are plenty of events scheduled for this day, which include the third annual 5K Run, BBQ dinner, Bark in the Park dog show, dinner theater, Fire House […]
- Lady Eagles fly past Lady Rebels September 28, 2015
- Gooch and Thompson power Lady Falcons to win October 1, 2015
- Supervisors get update on debts owed to county October 2, 2015
- Witt named to NEMCC Hall of Fame October 2, 2015
- Low unemployment rate continues for county October 2, 2015
- Lady Urchins drop Mooreville from unbeaten ranks October 3, 2015
- Saturday noon is voter registration deadline October 2, 2015
- Lady Urchins secure division title with win over Baldwyn October 2, 2015
- Fast start gives Urchins win in division opener October 2, 2015
- Accolade for Baptist October 2, 2015
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