Letson, Ausburn to wed May 9

Bob and Dale Letson of Blue Springs are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Janet Letson of Blue Springs to Tommy Ausburn of Myrtle. The bride-elect graduated from East Union Attendance Center in 1989 and also received an LPN degree from Itawamba Community College in 2007. She is currently employed […]

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Wagner, Hamilton to wed May 2

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Eugene Wagner of Deerfield Beach, Florida announce the engagement of their daughter, Lisa Renee to Mr. Thomas Haywood Hamilton IV of Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Hamilton is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Haywood Hamilton III of New Albany, Mississippi. Miss Wagner is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Wagner […]

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Birth of Rylee Grace Suggs

Christy Frazier Suggs and John Suggs Jr. of Saltillo welcomed daughter Rylee Grace Suggs into the world on February 6, 2009 at 2:03 p.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and 17 ¾ inches long. She is the granddaughter of Clyde and Margaret Frazier of Myrtle and Ramona Kendrick of Columbus.  

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Brozenec, Files to wed April 25

The proud parents, Yvonne Brozenec of New Albany and Bruce Brozenec of Woodridge, Il. would like to announce the engagement of their daughter Danielle Brozenec to Pvt. Jeremy Files, the son of Donald and DeeDee Files of New Albany. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late John and Mary Jane Zinzer of New Albany […]

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McAlister, Parker to wed April 18

Jackie Parker of Indianapolis, Indiana is proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter Shala McAlister of New Albany to Ralph Carpenter of New Albany. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of John and Mattie McAlister of Blue Mountain. She graduated from Blue Mountain High School in 2001 and plans to graduate from […]

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Rossell, Niswonger to wed April 18

Allen and Susan Rossell of New Albany are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Miss Kari Dawn Rossell of New Albany to Mr. George “Trey” Edward Niswonger III of Pontotoc. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Cary and Wilma Cobb of New Albany, Darrell Rossell of Ingomar, the late Mary […]

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Hickory Flat names Steele, Bailey as top two Seniors

Hickory Flat Attendance Center has announced its Class of 2009 Valedictorian and Salutatorian – Robert Lee Steele, IV and Erica Nichole Bailey, respectively. Steele, IV, a Hickory Flat native, has been named Hickory Flat Attendance Center’s class valedictorian for the 2008-2009 school year. He has a 4.0 Grade Point Average and plans to attend Itawamba […]

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NAHS student to attend MS School of the Arts

New Albany High School sophomore Crystal McKee will soon get a change of scenery this fall when she starts her classes at Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) in Brookhaven. McKee said that she is extremely happy and excited to learn new tools and concepts pertaining to visual arts. “The Mississippi School of the Arts […]

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NAMS Bulldog News

 Hey there Bulldogs! I hope that you’re as excited as I am about summer! School isn’t over yet, though. We’ve had a lot going on in the past few weeks! I’ll start off by telling you about our Cleanest Campus Challenge, we put in an extra effort to keep our campus sparkling clean! I don’t […]

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Macedonia news

Roy Rhea of Cornersville died Saturday, April 25, 2009 at his home.  He was running a weed eater and sat down to rest.  His son Jerry was there.  Visitation was Sunday night from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. at Holly Springs Funeral Home. The funeral was Monday at 11:00 A.M. Burial was in Cornersville. His […]

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Eastern Lights

 I had a very pleasant day Thursday when I met with the Pleasant Hill Senior Citizens. The program on Nutrition was very good by Mr. Judith Ward Nutritionist whit the County Extension.  She travels in five counties speaking and encouraging healthful meals to a better you.  There were 15 in attendance and a bountiful pot luck […]

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Ellistown Breezes

 It is Friday, May 1st, and I want to wish Doris Evelyn Roberts Rakestraw a Special Happy Birthday.  Why is it special? Because you have to live awhile to reach the big 80.  In her grammar school and high school days she was a super basketball player.  We played together until she graduated a year […]

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The Dinner Bell

 EASY POTATO SOUP 1 ½ cups chopped onion ¼ cup butter or margarine 4 cups chopped potatoes 1 carrot, coarsely grated 2 cups water 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon pepper 1 teaspoon dried dillweed 3 cups milk 2 tablespoons  chopped fresh parsley frozen peas or  broccoli, optional ¼ cup potato flakes Brown the onion in […]

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Philadelphia News

 Philadelphia Home Coming is now history. I had not heard any news all week so I thought I would write about today’s activities. When I got to church, I realized I had left my writing “tools” on the kitchen table so I asked Sue Harvey if she had pen and paper I could borrow. She […]

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