Nathan Colt Chism turns three.

Nathan Colt Chism celebrated his third birthday on February 14, 2009 at Chuck-E-Cheese. His actual birthday was February 15, 2009. The theme for his party was dump trucks and family and friends were invited. Nathan is the son of Angela and Brian Chism of New Albany. He has two brothers named Ryan and Kaleb. He […]

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West Union, Myrtle compete in Florida for spring break

Myrtle 15 Arnold (Fla.) 9 The Hawks pounded out 15 runs on 21 hits versus Arnold on Tuesday, picking up the six-point win. Beau Cummings earned the win on the bump for Myrtle, while Justin Jordan paced the offense with four hits. Arnold held the 2-1 advantage after the first frame before Myrtle took the […]

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Mistakes help Bulldogs pick up division win

New Albany 6 Shannon 1 The Bulldogs took advantage of late mistakes by the Red Raiders, taking the 6-1 win on Wednesday. Tied at one in the sixth, Joshua Googe was the first on base after being hit by a pitch. Tyler Basil advanced Googe on a sac bunt, then Easton Hall made his way […]

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Obituaries for March 18, 2009

A.J. Jarvis Jr., 85 Andrew Jackson Jarvis Jr., 85, of New Albany, died Sunday, March 15, 2009, at the State Veterans Home in Oxford. He was born June 15, 1923, in Union County to Andrew Jackson Jarvis Sr. and Ruth Carr Jarvis. He was a retired carpenter and factory worker, and a member of Pleasant […]

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545 People

By Charlie Reese   Politicians are the only people in the world who create problems and then campaign against them.  Have you ever wondered, if both the Democrats and the Republicans are against deficits, WHY do we have deficits?     Have you ever wondered, if all the politicians are against inflation and high taxes, WHY […]

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NAHS tennis competes in first three matches of 2009 season

New Albany’s tennis teams started their 2009 season earlier this month with matches verses Tupelo, Cornith and Shannon. Below are the results. March 2 vs. Tupelo Boys Singles Luke Wilson (NA) def. Jeff Hamm 6-0, 6-3. Girls Singles Catherine Holliday (T) def. Maegan Trexlar 6-0, 6-0. Boys Doubles Aaron Hildenbrand/Jonathan Doles (T) def. Karl Capaning/Jacob […]

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When faith and government collide

     During his long run to the White House, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama was asked what he planned to do about President Bush’s controversial Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives. He told reporters that not only did he intend to keep the office, he intended to expand its reach.      Under George W. Bush, the […]

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NAMS Beauty Review

Here are the New Albany Middle School Beauty Review 7th Grade beauties from left to right: Hannah Anderson, Darby Mills, Tabitha Foster, Allie Owen.

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Walker Reaves Harkness turned one.

Walker Reaves Harkness recently celebrated his first birthday on December 28, 2008. He is the son of Lea Reaves of New Albany and Brandon Harkness of Etta. Walker has one brother named Mason Lee Tate. He is the grandson of Tina and Bryan Harkness, Wanda Reaves, and Jimmy and Rhonda Reaves. His great-grandparents are Charles […]

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The Pannells to hold reception March 22, 2009.

Pamela Danielle Robertson and Jason Stephen Pannell of New Albany were united in marriage on January 23, 2009 in Savannah, Tenn. Pamela is the daughter of Danny and Sara Robertson of New Albany and is the granddaughter of James and Lorene Tollison, Julia Robertson and the late Roy Robertson. Jason is the son of Janny […]

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Robert Mason McNeely was born on February 17, 2009.

Stephanie and Robert McNeely of Cotton Plant welcomed son Robert Mason McNeely into the world on February 17, 2009 at 10:47 a.m. at North Mississippi Medical Center Women’s Hospital in Tupelo, Miss. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. Mason is the grandson of Steve and Angela Stokes of Blue […]

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Irene Read turned 90 years old.

Irene Read of Mound City celebrated her 90th birthday with five generations of her family at her son Jim’s home in Algoma. Irene Read is in the center. Pictured from left to right: Jim Reed, son; Addie Reed, great-great granddaughter; Robert Reed, great-grandson; Steve Reed, grandson.  

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Colin Allen Hogue turned two years old.

Colin Allen Hogue recently celebrate his second birthday on December 11, 2008. He is the son of Candy and Brandon Hogue of New Albany. The theme for his party was Spongebob Squarepants and was held in his home. Family and friends attended the party. He has one brother named Mason and one sister named Hailey. […]

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Nathan Colt Chism turns three.

Nathan Colt Chism celebrated his third birthday on February 14, 2009 at Chuck-E-Cheese. The theme for his party was dump trucks and family and friends were invited. Nathan is the son of Angela and Brian Chism of New Albany. He has two brothers named Ryan and Kaleb. He is the grandson of Bill and Doris […]

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