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Local horticulturalist to discuss his work at Museum Moments

February 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

Robert Ballard, New Albany horticulturalist who is involved in expanding the use of native plants in the landscape, is the guest speaker for Museum Moments, Thursday, February 21, 12 noon. His recent work in propagating native plant species is part of the nationwide movement to include native plants to attract and [Continue Reading]

New Albany Schools Support Boys & Girls Club

February 15, 2019 // 0 Comments

On Friday night, December 14, the New Albany School District designated the home basketball games versus Ripley High School to be a “Benefit Basketball Night” with a portion of the gate receipts being donated to the local New Albany Boys & Girls Club. This gesture by the New Albany Schools is a [Continue Reading]

Union Co. Republican Women to hear new candidates

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Union County Republican Women’s Club will hold it’s January meeting on Monday night, January 28, at 6:30 PM at Cook’s Adult Day Care Center, 611 Moss Hill Drive, New Albany. All newly qualifying Republican candidates have been asked to speak. Meal cost is $10. Looking ahead, on February 25, a special guest [Continue Reading]

Luncheon with Books to hear discussion of early Southeast Indians

January 7, 2019 // 0 Comments

Maury E. Miller III will discuss his book Remnants of America’s Southeast Aboriginals Tuesday, January 15, at the New Albany Library’s Luncheon with Books. Mr. Miller graduated from Baylor University with a degree in Earth Science from the Geology Department and a degree in History from the History [Continue Reading]

Luncheon with Books to present a Christmas music program

December 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

​On Tuesday, December 18, Luncheon with Books at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany will be a special Christmas treat. Mark Garrett will present a program of Christmas music. Friends of the Library will serve a light lunch at 11:30 AM followed by Mark’s program at 12:00 [Continue Reading]

Christmas at the Museum brings games, crafts, silhouettes & Santa

November 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Visit with Santa, have a profile done by the Silhouette Artist, make holiday crafts, do the Christmas scavenger hunt, play games and more at the annual Christmas Celebration at the Union County Heritage Museum on Saturday, December 8, 10 – 12 noon. The Historic Northside District Garden Club partners with the museum [Continue Reading]

Sounds of the Season fundraiser to benefit local teacher, November 29

November 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany High School students and staff are presenting a Christmas Concert fundraiser on behalf of Mary Margarett King. King is a graduate of New Albany High School and has taught there for over ten years.  Mrs. KIng was selected as Mississippi Teacher of the Year a few years ago. She helps with Student Government, [Continue Reading]

Historic Northside Tour of Homes is Sunday December 2

November 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany’s Historic Northside District Garden Club will present a Christmas tour of four Northside homes on Sunday December 2nd. The tour homes, built in the late 1800s and early 1900’s will be decorated in individual themes. Money earned by the tour will go into community projects supported by the club, [Continue Reading]

The evolution of Civil War images discussed at Museum Moments

November 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

Civil war images, both drawings and photographs, were the topic of the Museum Moments program Nov. 15 at the Union County Heritage Museum. Historian Rebekah Rinehart’s presentation included a slide show of the work artists and photographers produced 150 years ago. Line drawings were reproduced in periodic [Continue Reading]
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