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Two New Albany areas experience power failures

May 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

For Your Information: New Albany Lights Gas and Water (NALGW) reports a fairly widespread electrical power failure in the Walmart area. It is expected that power will be restored around 2 pm. Also, there was a power interruption on Adams Street earlier in the day due to a large tree limb falling on a power line, and [Continue Reading]

Baptist Union County baby fair helps prepare moms-to-be

May 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

For over 20 years, Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County’s Baby Fair has been helping expectant mothers make the best possible choices. By bringing moms together with local experts and helpful information on the topic of babies, Baptist hopes to smooth the way. This year, 130 expectant mothers registered at the [Continue Reading]

Baptist Union County introduces life-saving telehealth medicine

April 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County is part of a growing trend that is changing the basic idea of care delivery through the addition of telehealth services. A new field of medicine, telehealth offers innovative, life-saving practices for intensive care unit patients, stroke patients and patients fighting infectious [Continue Reading]

Area Firefighters take airport emergency training class

April 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Firefighters from the area gathered to learn how to handle local aircraft emergencies this past week. This twelve hour class is offered through the Mississippi State Fire Academy, and was instructed by Academy Adjunct Instructor and New Albany Deputy Fire Chief Mark Whiteside. “The purpose of this class is to [Continue Reading]

NAFD has busy 48 hours in cold and rain

April 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Fire Department (NAFD) reports considerable activity during the last 48 hours, but none involving serious injuries. A shed caught fire mid-afternoon Friday on Forest Heights Street. An NAFD crew put out the fire, but the shed and it’s contents were a total loss. The fire may have resulted from an [Continue Reading]

Be careful out there: rainy days breed accidents

April 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

A single car involved in an accident today at the intersection of Hillcrest Drive and Gartin Street in New Albany ended in a precarious situation for the driver. New Albany Fire Department Rescue and an engine answered the call. The driver could not be assisted until live power lines were [Continue Reading]

Baptist Priority Ambulance celebrates Autism Awareness Day

April 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Charlie, with friends at Baptist Priority- New Albany Ambulance on Autism Awarenes Day. Today is Autism Awareness Day. So today we at Baptist Priority-New Albany decided to celebrate our sweet Charley!! Charley is the son of Tracie Dabney, who is one of our EMT’s. here in New Albany. So today all our front line [Continue Reading]

Mayor Kent declares Monday April 2nd Autism Day in New Albany

March 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany Mayor, Tim Kent, declares Monday, April 2rd NA Autism Day. April 2nd has been World Autism Awareness Day for the past eleven years. Now, New Albany will officially team up with communities all over the world to “light it up blue” in support of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). All [Continue Reading]
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