By Martha Swindle A farewell reception was held Tuesday, June 25, for Alderman Dianne Jolly at Sherman Town Hall with several friends and family members. Mayor Logan presented Dianne with a key to the town, and her plaque read: “Dianne Jolly, July 1, 1993 – June 30, 2013 The Town of Sherman thanks you for […]
By Lou McQuary Samantha Bridges has been busy playing basketball this spring and summer. In April she played in an AAU tournament in Jackson and in May she played in Frisco, Texas. From June 9-12 she attended the University of Tennessee’s basketball camp in Knoxville, Tenn. While at UT her day began at 6 a.m. […]
By Susan Hooker The first day of July has the temperature at a pleasant 83 degrees instead of the high 90s with all the humidity. Families are traveling for vacations, and others are also planning local Fourth of July celebrations. Homemade ice cream will be the highlight of our family celebration with a fish fry […]
By Martha Hardy Will Wonders never cease?? One of them is this ole lady is now on Facebook. My son Norm had been urging me to come aboard for some time, however my feeling about it was somewhat like the analogy that Betty White gave that it is just a big waste of time. The […]
A ribbon-cutting was held Friday for Tallahatchie Tumbling and Cheer after its move from downtown to the former Harrison Motors building at 1114 W. Bankhead. Owner Stacy Stepp Peaster said the 9,000-square-foot building will offer more practice space, more parking and they are in the process of preparing an event area with a full kitchen […]
Glamour Girl Formalwear for Men and Women held its ribbon-cutting Monday afternoon. The business sells and rents formal attire including tuxedos for men and pageant dresses, prom dresses, evening gowns, wedding gowns, christening gowns and other special event clothing for all ages. The business also includes alterations and repairs done by a professional seamstress in […]
Since we find ourselves nearing the Fourth of July holiday, I thought it might be good to just look at a few things in a nutshell instead of one thing in the broader spectrum. First of all, we proudly say congratulations to Lisa Bogue of West Union for being named the Coach of the Year […]
After 40 years in law enforcement, David Grisham has stepped down as New Albany Police Chief effective June 30, 2013. Chris Robertson is replacing Grisham as police chief. Grisham started his career as a deputy at the Union County Sheriff’s Department in 1973, then in 1981, he continued his career at the New Albany Police […]
The Union County School Board of Trustees appointed former Ingomar standout Rob Browning as the new boys and girls basketball coach at Myrtle last Monday. Browning, 25, has served the past three seasons at Amory High School, beginning as the Lady Panthers head coach for the 2010-2011 season and taking over both as head boys […]
Twenty years ago the vision of then Mayor Walter Johnson became a reality with the opening of the New Albany Sportsplex. Through the years the sportsplex has attracted teams and their revenue-producing parents and friends from all over the South to play in what many regard as a showplace in the region. The facilities, on […]
- Pre-K students at elementary school learn about butterflies September 2, 2015
- Mississippians will vote on educational funding by state Nov. 3 September 2, 2015
- Retail sales, utility fees main sources of city’s income September 2, 2015
- Fixing our streets September 2, 2015
- Sidestepping a honey-do list September 2, 2015
- Honoring all who labor September 4, 2015
- City budget hearing met with late funding requests September 4, 2015
- TVA increasing electricity rates about two percent September 4, 2015
- Animal clinic sign conflict may have compromise settlement September 4, 2015
- Supervisors consider closing section of CR 200 September 4, 2015
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