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New Albany High School ACT 30+ Club adds two members

May 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany High School presented an ACT 30+ Club t-shirt to Molly Scott on May 9 for her recent success on the ACT. Students who have a composite or subscore of 30 or more on their recent ACT are inducted into the club.         New Albany High School presented an ACT 30+ Club t-shirt to Ivy Jordan [Continue Reading]

Houston W. Medlin, 87

May 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

Houston W. Medlin August 9, 1930 – May 23, 2018   Houston Medlin Myrtle-Houston W. Medlin, age 87, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at his residence. He was born August 9, 1930, in New Albany to Alvie Medlin and Gladys Elder Medlin. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was retired from the furniture [Continue Reading]

Art is an important part of the learning process at NAES

May 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

Students at New Albany Elementary School participated in the Butterfly Project making approximately 1,500 butterflies that were displayed across the school representing the 1.5 million Jewish children that perished during the Holocaust. The Butterfly Project was inspired by the poem, “The Butterfly,” [Continue Reading]

Clint Frazier Memorial Scholarships awarded

May 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany High School seniors Carey Beth Doyle and London Erby are the recipients of this year’s Clint Frazier Memorial Scholarship. Picture 1: Pictured l-r: Jeff McKeown, Tiffany Erby, London Erby, Michael Erby, and Amanda Martin                       [Continue Reading]

Charles Howard McArthur Jr, 79

May 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Charles Howard McArthur Jr August 22, 1938 – May 20, 2018 Charles Howard McArthur, Jr, 79, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 at his residence. He was born August 22, 1938 in Biloxi, MS to Charles H. McArthur, Sr and Francis Blackshire McArthur. He earned his Master’s in Criminal Justice and, before retirement, [Continue Reading]

Emergency responders train for handling Hazmat accidents

May 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

In a practice drill last week at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County (BMHUC), local emergency crews honed their skills for dealing with a hazardous material (Hazmat) accident. The drill involved setting up a special tent-like structure at the southeast corner of the hospital campus and practicing using its [Continue Reading]

New Albany Elementary School Duke Talent Search Participants

May 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Duke University Talent Identification Program (TIP) for 4th – 5th grade students is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving academically gifted and talented students. Duke TIP works with students, their families, and educators to identify, recognize, challenge, engage, and help students reach their [Continue Reading]

Annual historical society meeting features discussion of Piominko

May 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

The annual meeting of the Union County Historical Society (UCHS) featured a program about the Chickasaw Indians, a native American tribe indigenous to north Mississippi. Mitch Caver, an author who has co-written a book about Piominko, an 18th century Chickasaw chief, spoke to the historical society members gathered [Continue Reading]

New Albany High School names Hall as Head Baseball Coach

May 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany School Board approved the hiring of Buddy Hall as Head Baseball Coach at New Albany High School on Thursday, May 17. Hall served as Interim Head Coach this spring at New Albany High School “Coach Hall did a tremendous job of leading our players this past spring during a difficult time of [Continue Reading]
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