Obituaries for May 22, 2009

 Kenneth  Malcolm Hall, 74  Kenneth Malcolm Hall, 74, of New Albany, died Tuesday, May 19, 2009 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Miss. The youngest of 13, Hall was born May 29, 1934 to Donar Smithey Hall and Rayf Hall. He attended Jericho High School and later retired from the U.S. Air Force. […]

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Center Hill News

 How many of you have had your umbrellas out a lot more this year than in the past few years?  Well, I learned Sunday morning in Children’s Church that we are not to complain about the rain.  God does not make mistakes.  And if we might think he does, then just turn your umbrella over […]

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Smith, Fitts to wed May 30

Ray and Elizabeth Smith of New Albany announce the engagement of their daughter Kimberly Nicole Smith to Christopher Adam Fitts, son of Coy and Kim Fitts of Myrtle and Terry and Lori Dowty of New Albany. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Nathan and CleleMae Smith and James and Merita Bagwell, all of Myrtle. She […]

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What did the election tell us?

 Although we still have a general election coming June 2, the results of the Democratic primary and runoff elections likely have set the course for New Albany for the next four years. Mayor Tim Kent has won the primary after defeating Betsey Hamilton in a close runoff election. Kent got 51.7 percent of the vote […]

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Dodds, Johnson to wed May 16

Thomas Dodds of Booneville and Helen and Jeff Bonds of Corinth are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Jennifer Malynn Dodds to Jeremiah Joseph Johnson. Dodds is the granddaughter of Doug and Billie Watson of Dumas, the late James and Kathryn Dawson of Ingomar, and the late Charles Davis. She […]

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Sadie Childers to be christened

Jade and Caleb Childers of New Albany are proud to announce the christening of their four-month-old daughter Sadie Elizabeth Childers. She will be christened at 12 p.m. on May 9, 2009 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with Father Mario Solorzano performing the christening ceremony. Sadie has a four-year-old brother named John Brady Childers. […]

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The Dumas’s celebrated 60 years of marriage.

Doxey and Peggy Davis of Dumas recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on March 27, 2009. They were originally married on March 27, 1949 in Dumas by Bro. Joe Crawford. The Davis’s children include Stevie (Patsy) Davis of Dumas, Patti (Perry) Wright of Dumas, Greg (Debbie) Davis of Saltillo, and Bryan (Connie) Davis of Ripley. […]

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Irene Pannell Read turned 90 years old.

Irene Pannell Read of the Mound City Community celebrated her 90th birthday on January 22, 2009. Her birthday is January 22, 1919. The place of her birthday party was her son’s house, Jim Read of Algoma. The party was hosted by her children Jim and Becky Reed of Algoma, Sandra and Billy Hearn of Pinedale, […]

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Birth of David Levi Hancock

Brent Hancock and Kate Williams are pleased to announce the birth of their first born son, David Levi Hancock. He was born on November 20, 2008 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany. His grandparents are Mark and Tena Williams, Nanette Hancock and the late David Hancock. His great-grandparents are Freddie and Lavelle Hancock, […]

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Crowder, Miller to wed April 4

Corey Crowder of Oxford and Linda Bateman of New Albany announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Phyllis Marie Crowder, to Michael Wayne Miller of New Albany. Ms. Crowder is the grand-daughter of Frances Burke and the late Malcolm Eugene Burke of Water Valley, and the late William and Thora Crowder of Oxford. […]

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Evans, Wilson to wed March 21

Michael and Cindy Evans of the West Union community are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Jeana Gale Evans of West Union to Joshua Aaron Wilson of Darden. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Thomas and Jean Lewis and Glen and Gale Evans of Macedonia. Jeana graduated from West Union […]

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Wyatt Trace Humphreys was born on February 25, 2009.

Pamela Elizabeth Humphreys and Edmond Virgil Humphreys III (Trey), both of Blue Springs, welcomed son Wyatt Trace Humphreys into the world on February 25, 2009 at 10:39 a.m. at the North Mississippi Medical Center Women’s Hospital in Tupelo, Miss. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. He was greeted by […]

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Barcroft, Cousar to wed April 25

Ms. Janet Higdon Barcroft of Brentwood, Tenn. and Mr. and Mrs. Coburn Barcroft of McKenzie, TN are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Holly Marie to Jason Alan Cousar, son of Alan and Shirley Cousar of New Albany, Miss.  The couple will exchange vows on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at First Baptist […]

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Jackson, Kidd to wed March 14

Mr. and Mrs. Ken Watson of New Albany are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Katie Jo Jackson of New Albany to William Ashley Kidd of New Albany. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Sargent of Corinth. Katie graduated from New Albany High School and is […]

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