Lowe’s begins hiring this week

The Union County Development Association announced Monday that Lowe’s Home Improvement Center will begin the hiring process for its New Albany store. Applicants interested in working at the New Albany location may to to 208 Starlyn Avenue, next to Domino’s between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. every day through Friday, Feb. 20, […]

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Engagement of Danielle Brozenec to Pvt. Jeremy Files

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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Birth of Anna Marie Stewart

Susan and Andrew Stewart of Simpsonville, SC welcomed daughter Anna Marie Stewart into the world on October 6, 2008 at 4:30 p.m. in Simpsonville, SC. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. She is the granddaughter of Vickie Stewart of Myrtle, Miss., Mike Stewart of Simpsonville, SC, and Richard and […]

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The Camerons renew their vows

Annette Cameron (Dozier) and Rayfield Cameron Sr.  of New Albany are renewing their wedding vows after 34 years of marriage on Saturday, February 21, 2009. They were married on February 22, 1975 in Annette’s grandmother’s home. Annette is the daughter of Tommy Lee Dozier Sr. and the late Autry Dozier. Her grandparents are the late […]

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Falcons, Lady Falcons fall on final day of tourney

Calhoun City 71 Ingomar 58 (girls) The Lady Falcons were unable to bounce back after falling to Houlka, 60-34, Thursday night, as Calhoun City won the consolation game of the 2-1A division tournament last Friday. Kayla Stevens led Ingomar with 18 on the night, while Maggie Cobb added 14. Ebony Williams led all scorers with […]

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Robi Aneice Robertson and Darrell Wayne Milan were united in marriage November 8, 2008.

Robi Aneice Robertson and Darrell Wayne Milan were united in marriage November 8, 2008 at 2 p.m. at St. Mary United Church in New Albany, Miss. Rev. W. T. Mayfield officiated the wedding. A reception was held immediately afterwards in the church fellowship hall. The bride is the daughter of Ruby Robertson and the late […]

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WU, Myrtle take third place in division tournament

West Union 42 Ashland 29 (girls) Despite hitting a rough patch this season in division play, the Lady Eagles redeemed themselves, taking third place in division 3-1A after defeating Ashland 42-29. The Lady Eagles made it to Friday night’s consolation game after defeating Potts Camp 48-45 Thursday night. “It’s a big relief,” West Union head […]

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Anniversary of Ralph and Lanie Baker

Ralph and Lanie Baker of New Albany celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary aboard the Ruby Princess cruise ship. They were married February 7, 1959. Their four children and their families will honor them with a celebration dinner upon their return from Florida.  

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Anniversary of Harold and Juanita Cobb

Harold and Juanita Cobb of the Ingomar community celebrated their 76th wedding anniversary  December 24, 2008.  

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Birthday of Christopher “Bubba” Watson

Christopher “Bubba” Watson will celebrate his fifth birthday on February 23, 2009 with a Power Rangers party at Chuck E. Cheese. Bubba is the son of Chris and Liz Watson of Ripley. Bubba is the grandson of Billy and Tony Doss. His great-grandparents are Leo and Rachel Dyson, Jean and the late Joe Dale Thompson, […]

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Birthday of Victoria Lynne’ Jennings

Vickie Lynne’ celebrated her sixth birthday on January 10, 2009 at her home. Victoria Lynne’ Jennings is the daughter of Serina and William Jennings of Etta. Vickie is the sister of 3-year-old Mikel Jennings. She is the granddaughter of Val and Bob Johns of Palatka, Fla., Terry Tullis of Myrtle, Miss., Grover and Heidi Jennings […]

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Birthday of Jewell Drummond

Jewell Drummond celebrated her 93rd birthday on December 19, 2008 with her family. She has three children: Gail Freeman (Devon) of New Albany, Gilbert Drummond of Pickwick, and Marie Warrington (Mike) of Cotton Plant. She has seven grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren. She is the widow of the late Lewis Drummond.  

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Auto industry must make some sacrifices too

The Senator from the State of Maryland, Barbara Mikulski, a Democrat who sponsored legislation within the Stimulus Bill to bail out General Motors and Chrysler, recently advised, “No matter how much government aid we give to the Big Three auto makers, they can’t survive if consumers don’t start buying cars.” It would be hard to […]

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Birthday of Lacey Marie Jackson

Lacey Marie Jackson celebrated her third birthday on January 4, 2009. She celebrated on January 24th with a party at home with family and friends. Helping her celebrate was her big sister Destiny who turned 9 years old on January 15, 2009. She is the daughter of Jeff and Beverly Jackson. Her grandparents are Peggy […]

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