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Kay Sappington retirement reception, March 23

March 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

A Retirement Reception for Kay Sappington, the Union County Library Director, will be held Friday, March 23 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM in the Coker-Speck Auditorium at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany. Sappington has been the Director of the Jennie Stephens Smith Library for 14 years. The public is [Continue Reading]

Author Jane Stanley is Luncheon with Books guest

March 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

Tuesday, March 20, Luncheon with Books will be held at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library in New Albany. Jane Stanley will discuss her book Jane: A Memoir. Nautilus Publishing states “this is a compelling story of an intriguing life. Jane Stanley is a living testament to Faulkner’s dictum about a man [Continue Reading]

Museum Moments to feature book on Cactus Jack Carlisle

March 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Museum Moments at the Union County Heritage Museum in New Albany on Thursday, March 15, will feature the author and the principal character of the book “Cactus Jack: Against All Odds.” This interesting story will be told by writer Walter D. Hubbard of New Albany, with an appearance by the main character of his [Continue Reading]

Annual “Empty Bowls” fundraiser scheduled for March 14th

March 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

“Empty Bowls,” an annual fund-raising event for the Salvation Army in north Mississippi, will be held this year on Wednesday, Mar. 14th. Tickets for the “luncheon to feed the hungry” are $15 each. Each ticket holder gets a bowl of soup and a surprise gift. The surprise is in a paper bag. Each [Continue Reading]

Union Co. Literacy Council to hear Mayor Kent, raffle Smart TV

March 3, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Union County Literacy Council will meet on Tuesday, March 13, at 6:00 P.M. at the Union County Library. Mayor Tim Kent will be the speaker. The public is invited. Beginning Tuesday, March 13, and ending Saturday, April 21, the Union County Literacy Council will be raffling a Roku 32 inch Smart TV. Tickets are [Continue Reading]

Seven Union County Volunteer Firefighters achieve certification

February 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

Seven Union County Volunteer Firefighters have received their volunteer level 1 certification recently by completing their skills at the Mississippi State Fire Academy. This 80 plus hour course is taught by certified instructors from New Albany/Union County. Candidates are given a written test, and then sent to the [Continue Reading]

Master gardeners to present 9th annual Home and Garden Show

February 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

The 9th Annual New Albany Home and Garden Show presented by the Union County Master Gardeners is scheduled for March 24, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Historic Downtown New Albany. The theme for this year’s show will be “Hoppin’ into Spring”. Guest speakers will be in the Magnolia Civic Center [Continue Reading]

Night Out for New Haven fundraiser adds silent auction

February 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Haven Center for Special Needs Adults annual fundraiser, Night Out for New Haven, is Saturday, March 3, beginning at 6:45 p.m. at the Magnolia Civic Center. All seats are reserved and tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the UCDA Office or reserved by calling 534-4354. High Hopes, New Haven’s musical [Continue Reading]

MS Homeland Security to discuss improving church security

February 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany Police Chief Chris Robertson has arranged a program to help churches keep their congregations safer. Robertson has arranged for Jim Brinson, Director of Homeland Security Operations for the State of Mississippi, to do a presentation on Church Security. The First United Methodist Church of New Albany will [Continue Reading]
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