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Crotts named New Albany School District Teacher of the Year

Barbara Crotts, a teacher at New Albany Elementary School (NAES), was named “Teacher of the Year” for the New Albany School District (NASD) on January 16. Crotts has 26 years of experience in education. She has worked in the New Albany Schools for sixteen years teaching special education. Crotts graduated from Delta State University with […]

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East Union standout southpaw hurler signs with Northeast

Cody Bo Dillard signed with the Northeast Mississippi Community College’s baseball program on Monday to become the second pitcher to ink with the Tigers this year. Dillard is a left-handed pitcher from East Union High School where he had an impressive 6-2 overall mark — during his junior campaign from the mound in 11 appearances […]

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Sherman news

By Martha Swindle Fire Chief Brad McMurry presented the Sherman Fire Department’s end-of-the-year report for January through December 2012. The volunteer fire department had 71 total calls of which there were 13 grass fires, 6 structure fires, 6 vehicle fires, 37 medical calls, 6 cancelled in route, 2 hazmat, and 1 severe weather. Sherman Baptist […]

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Liberty School December meeting

Twenty-seven were in attendance for the Dec. 18 meeting of Liberty School. Ms. Lil Grisham welcomed the attendees and E. M. “Boots” Herring gave the invocation and blessing prior to the covered-dish dinner. In the business session Joanne Gaines gave the secretarial report from the Nov. 20 meeting. The December birthday of Jean Roberts Herring […]

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New Albany picks up division wins in soccer

By Dennis Clayton New Albany News-Exchange New Albany took a pair of division wins from Tishomingo County on Friday night with the Lady Bulldogs taking a 7-0 win and the Bulldogs followed with an 8-1 victory. New Albany’s #3 Hannah Anderson fights for possession of the ball in the Lady Bulldogs’ win over Tishomingo County […]

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NAES staff take on holiday characters for caroling

On Friday, Dec. 14, administrators and staff members at New Albany Elementary School dressed as special holiday characters to visit with NAES students and lead them in singing Christmas carols.  Pictured l-r:  Pre-K Director Glen Reeder as the Grinch; Assistant Principal Dr. Linda Grisham as Frosty the Snowman; Principal Windy Faulkner as the Elf; Assistant […]

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