NA Main Street Association receives grant

New Albany Main Street Association has been awarded $3,000 in grants from the Mississippi Arts Commission.  

 These grants are a portion of the $1.5 million in grants the commission will award in 2012-2013, and were used toward the performance of Jimbo Mathus and the Tri State Coalition at the Summer Sunset Music and Movie Series on July 27 at Cooper Park,  and the Arts, Beats & Eats event held on Aug. 3 at In Bloom Reception Hall in Historic Downtown New Albany.  The grants are made possible by continued funding from the Mississippi State Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts.