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Tupelo Symphony to feature Gershwin favorite in performance here Sunday

  Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”; mso-ansi-language:#0400; mso-fareast-language:#0400; mso-bidi-language:#0400;}   Nobody knows how many times George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” has been performed before live audiences since it was first […]

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Former Union Countian to be here to sign copies of final book in Civil War trilogy

  Jane Bennett Gaddy, daughter of the late Charlie and Clytie Bennett, long-time residents of Union County, has recently released the final edition of her Faithful Sons Trilogy, “Joab, A Novel of the Old South.” Gaddy will be signing at eight events in Mississippi and Tennessee, April 13 – May 3. The New Albany event […]

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Moonstone and Friends to headline New Haven benefit playing classic country

  Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”; mso-ansi-language:#0400; mso-fareast-language:#0400; mso-bidi-language:#0400;} The fourth annual Night Out for New Haven fundraiser will be this Friday night, April 19, at the Magnolia Civic Center. […]

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Lady Eagles Take Possession of Division Lead

Posted: April 16, 2013 | Author: denclayton | Filed under: High School Sports |Leave a comment » Brittany Taylor of West Union struck out seven while giving up 10 hits and 3 runs against Myrtle. Myrtle and West Union entered Monday’s clash between county rivals unbeaten in division play. Naturally someone had to take sole possession of first and on this night it […]

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RiverFest shirts already available

  People who want to buy Tallahatchie RiverFest T-shirts won’t have to wait until the week of the festival this year, and risk not being able to get one. Organizers decided to get the shirts early this year and tailor their orders to the actual requests. The logo for the 2013 festival was designed by […]

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Hospital installing faster, safer, more sensitive CT scanner

  By next week, patients at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County who need a CT scan will have the advantage of being tested by a new, faster, safer device. As part of the $12 million proposed emergency room expansion, the hospital has acquired a 64-slice General Electric Lightspeed Vascular Computerized Tomography device, or VCT. The machine […]

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Liquor could be on sale by July 4

By J. Lynn West New Albany aldermen took the next step in the process of legalizing sale of wine and liquor inside the city limits Tuesday but it will be at least a couple of months before anyone can sip a glass of wine in a restaurant. The city board unanimously gave preliminary approval to […]

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Home and Garden show expected to draw thousands this weekend

The Union County Master Gardeners are putting on their fifth New Albany Home and Garden Show Friday and Saturday, April 4 and 5 at the fairgrounds. The event, which has drawn close to 2,000 visitors from at least four states, is done in conjunction with Mississippi State University Extension Service personnel and other area Master […]

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Easter Egg-citement

  Kountry Kids share Easter tradition with Graceland Children from Kountry Kids daycare visited the residents at Graceland Care Center Thursday and had the opportunity to hunt Easter eggs. Seated left to right: Khloe Bennett, Kailon Martin, Van Paul Poteet,Carly Robbins, Corey Gregory, Wyatt Taylor.Standing left to right: Natalie Davis, Gauge Lewis, Easter Bunny, Madilyn […]

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Tanglefoot gets places to rest

ARC to help fund Tanglefoot Trail whistle stops The Appalachian Regional Commission announced this past week approval of a grant in the amount of $177,880 to the Three Rivers Planning & Development District for the Tanglefoot Trail Whistle Stops project. The project will involve the construction of four whistle stop rest areas along the Tanglefoot […]

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