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Square Books’ Christmas recommendations at Luncheon with Books

November 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Ready to start your Christmas shopping? Square Books is coming to New Albany. Tuesday, NOVEMBER 13 a representative from Square Books will be at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library for Luncheon with Books. She will have recommendations for Christmas gifts and new releases for fiction, nonfiction, Mississippi authors, [Continue Reading]

Annual Ingomar Mound event is Saturday, Nov. 3rd

October 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

The annual Ingomar Mound Event is set this Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. , weather permitting. Ingomar Mound site is located south of New Albany off Highway 15 on CR 96. The 2200 year old Ingomar Mound is Union County’s olders man-made structure. Visitors can tour Ingomar Mound, use ancient weapons [Continue Reading]

Beautification Committee minutes October 1, 2018

October 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Beautification Committee met on October 1, 2018. Attendance: Keith Conlee [alderman rep] Jolyn Cooke [ward 3], Sam Creekmore [at large rep], Jane Ford (ward 4), Tim Kent (mayor); Jeff Olson [ward 1], Sandy Shaddinger (ward 2), Billye Jean Stroud (Main Street) Absent: Billye Jean Stroud (main street) I. [Continue Reading]

Rep, Trent Kelly to speak at Republican Women meeting, Oct. 22

October 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Union County Republican Women will meet Monday, October 22, at 6:30 PM, at Cook’s Adult Daycare Center at 611 Moss Hill Drive.   We are very excited to have U. S.  Representative Trent Kelly as speaker at Monday’s meeting. Rep. Kelly has served in Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District [Continue Reading]

Mississippi author Julie Cantrell to lead writing workshop

October 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Writer Julie Perkins Cantrell will be in New Albany on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 12 noon for a book talk and short writing workshop on this year’s New Albany Literary Fest ’18 Community Read of her bestselling book Perennials. The setting for part of this book is in New Albany at the Faulkner Literary Garden and the [Continue Reading]

Jim Weatherly, Hall of Fame songwriter, at Museum Moments

October 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

Jim Weatherly, musician, songwriter, athlete and now author will be at the Union County Heritage Museum on Thursday, October 25, noon for a question and answer session and book signing. His new book Midnight Train is a memoir of his life in sports and show business. Weatherly, born in Pontotoc County, has been writing [Continue Reading]

Luncheon with Books to discuss Ole Miss’ Faulkner Resources

October 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Luncheon with Books will be held at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany Tuesday, October 16. The program is a continuation of Faulkner Fest for September and October. Dr. Jennifer Ford, head of Special Collections at the University of Mississippi will discuss the University’s Faulkner Resources. A light [Continue Reading]

Organizers solicit public input for 2019 Tallahatchie Riverfest

October 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Main Street & Community Development offices will be open late on Monday, October 22 and Thursday, October 25 to anyone who would like to share their planning ideas for the 2019 Tallahatchie Riverfest. These two evenings will be “come and go.” If you are unable to attend either of these [Continue Reading]

Medicinal plant workshop to be at museum, Oct. 2

September 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

A Medicinal Plant Workshop will be held at the Union County  Heritage Museum on October 2, 2018.  Learn to prepare and use -Herbs, Tinctures, Salves and Teas.  The workshop begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m.  and the cost is $45 and class space is limited. Bring you lunch so the workshop  Preregistration and [Continue Reading]
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