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Eastern Lights

 Hello to all on this beautiful day after Christmas.  Sure looks as if we are in for a cold winter. David, Sarah, Jamie and I went to Rickey and Anne Glidewell’s house on Dry Creek Road for Christmas dinner and a family reunion. It is amazing these days, we live so close and only see […]

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New Haven News

 Hi, my name is Jeana Koon.  This is my second year at New Haven and I have never missed a day.  We had so much fun last week going to Christmas parades.  Last year Price and Ms. Patsy built our float; even though we thought it was pretty, we didn’t win.  Mr. Davis drove the […]

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Sherman News

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Local community helping New Haven center to reach its goal

New Albany has a unique place in the community called New Haven Center for Special Needs Adults, which serves as a place for adults with special needs to go during the day and learn, visit places in the community, participate in games and activities, and get to know one another. New Haven has been operating […]

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Postcard publication shows history of New Albany, other communities

Penny postcards are a common denominator in the history of every community. They help tell the history through the photographs they carry and the sentiments expressed in the messages. Three communities have partnered in a new publication “Picture Postcards of Tippah and Union Counties.“  The communities involved are New Albany, Blue Mountain and Ripley. The […]

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Local students receive Ole Miss scholarships

The following University of Mississippi freshmen from Union County are among 973 freshmen from Mississippi who received scholarships for the 2009-10 academic year ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 based on criteria that include academic and leadership credentials: Kristin Jade Buskirk of New Albany received a Luckyday Success scholarship, Maggie Lauren Cobb of New Albany received […]

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New Albany School District receives awards

New Albany School District recently won awards at the recent Mississippi Public Relations Association award ceremony. At the last New Albany School Board meeting, New Albany School Assistant Superintendent Jackie Ford and New Albany School Board President Jason Dees presented the awards to the recipients.  Terry Stidham received an award for outstanding service. Lance Moore […]

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Christmas Coffee at New Haven

The Historic Northside District Garden Club hosted its annual Christmas Coffee at the New Haven School on the 19th of December. It was well attended by the members of the community, neighborhood, the special needs clients and their families and the garden club members. Special guest was Gay Austin from McComb, MS who is president […]

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East Union students donate toys for Sharing at Christmas

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Myrtle Christmas Clash

Myrtle came from behind to win the final game of their Christmas tournament Tuesday night, defeating Aberdeen 60-54. After three lead changes in the opening minutes of the game, Aberdeen went ahead by as many as 10, closing out the first quarter with a 19-14 lead. The Hawks went on a 14-8 run to regain […]

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