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September 2018

The voters have spoken in the New Albany school bond election

September 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Voters who live in the New Albany School Dictrict boundaries voted in a special election today to determine whether to approve an $8.5-million bond issue. By an overwhelming percentage of votes, the bond issue was approved. Only 14.33% of the eligible registered voters turned out for the election.  A total of 877 [Continue Reading]

School bond election tomorrow

September 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany – Voters in the New Albany school district’s school bond election will decide tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept. 25,  whether to increase the district’s debt by up to $8.5-million. Polls will open at the Union County Courthouse at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. for the special election. Early this year [Continue Reading]

Union Co. Republican Women to host Candidates Forum, 9/24

September 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Monday Sept 24th, 6:30, at Union County Courthouse, Candidates Forum, candidates for Chancery and Circuit Judge positions, will speak briefly. These are non-partisan races. Other special guests are Agriculture Commissioner Andy Gipson, Michael Watson (Candidate for Secretary of State next year), MS Supreme Court [Continue Reading]

NAES Selected as site for TeleHealth Pilot Program

September 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS -New Albany Elementary School (NAES) is pleased to be a part of the TeleHealth Pilot Program for the 2018-2019 school year. This pilot program is funded and sponsored by Magnolia Health. How TeleHealth works Telemedicine uses a secure, two-way video/audio link between the school and a local physician to [Continue Reading]

Alfred “Red” Eugene Jolly, 88

September 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Alfred “Red” Eugene Jolly August 24, 1930 – September 19, 2018   Red Jolly Myrtle – Alfred Eugene “Red” Jolly, 88, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Baptist Memorial Hospital – Union County. Born August 24, 1930 in New Albany to the late Alfred E. and Lena Coltharp Jolly, Mr. [Continue Reading]

Tallahatchie Riverfest schedule of events, September 28-29

September 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

Friday September 28th at Tallahatchie Riverfest Friday’s schedule includes two highlights of the on-going William Faulkner Literary Fest, as well as a free night of Blues.  See Friday schedule below for details provided by organizers. The annual Faulkner Literary Competition Awards Luncheon will be at the First [Continue Reading]

Riverfest Hoopfest entry deadline drawing near

September 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Tallahatchie Riverfest Committee is excited to announce that Perkins Dental of New Albany is sponsoring the 2018 HOOPFEST! The event will take place on Saturday, September 29th on Camp Street, alongside the Union County Courthouse, beginning at 10am. Sign up forms are available at New Albany and Union County [Continue Reading]

Steve Patterson: Donald Trump and Lonesome Rhodes-Déjà vu?

September 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

 “Donald trump is a fraud and a phony ….. Donald trump has had several foreign wives. It turns out there really are jobs Americans won’t do.”     Mitt Romney, Republican Party Presidential nominee 2012   “Donald Trump is a pathological liar . He doesn’t know the difference between truth and [Continue Reading]
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