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Museum workshop to teach Japanese art of making Temari thread ball

October 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

The ancient Japanese art of Temari Thread Ball will be demonstrated in a class set Monday, Oct. 22 at 2 p.m. at the Union County Heritage Museum. The teacher is Peggy Russell from Myrtle, who has made more than 200 of these intricately crafted thread balls. There is a current exhibit of a number of Russell’s temari [Continue Reading]

First Baptist’s Trail Life Troop to have fundraiser, September 11

September 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Trail Life Troop MS0356 from First Baptist Church will hold a fundraiser on September 11 from 6pm till 9pm at Brain Freeze Frozen Yogurt. Proceeds will be used to buy new American flags to fly in front of all the New Albany Schools. Troopmaster Clay Hardy says “We chose to do this on September 11 because it was [Continue Reading]

Riverfest artwork selected by Main Street Association

August 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Main Street Association is excited to announce that artwork has been chosen to represent the 2018 Tallahatchie Riverfest. Several students from the Union County School District submitted pieces for review by the Riverfest Committee. The four art students whose Riverfest artwork submissions were chosen [Continue Reading]

Wendy Jean Garrison at Biscuits & Jam Farmers’ Market

August 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

Blues guitarist Wendy Jean Garrison provided the entertainment at last week’s Biscuits and Jam Farmer’s Market. A self-taught musician, she has a unique electronic “bluesy” style. The Biscuits and Jam Farmer’s Market is held every Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. just downstream of the [Continue Reading]

Quarterly City Beautification awards announced

June 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany City Beautification awards were presented Monday morning, June 11, to a residential winner and a business honoree. The traditional, landscaped home of Mike and Jennifer Beam received the residential home. City Beautification Committee Members Jolyn Cooke and Sandy Shaddinger presented the award to the Beams [Continue Reading]

Tickets are now on sale for Farm to Table Dinner

June 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Join us for our third Farm to Table Dinner at the beautiful new event space, Camp 106, in the heart of downtown New Albany. The dinner will be on June 19th, at 6:30 PM. The contributors this year are Chef Mitch McCamey, Chef Cooper Miller, and mixologist Megan Dye all of Kermit’s Outlaw Kitchen and Pastry Chef [Continue Reading]

Looks like a beautiful day for a wedding!

October 22, 2017 // 1 Comment

Two well-known New Albany residents were married Saturday evening, Oct. 21, in the Volunteer State. New Albany Fire Chief Steve Coker and Jada Hopkins were married in Saltillo, Tennessee. Saltillo, population estimate 503, is in Hardin County on the left bank of the Tennessee River, about 12 miles north of Savannah. [Continue Reading]

Agape raffle at Riverfest will help fund free medical services

September 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mary Hargrove, Executive Director of Agape Health Services, Inc., furnished this information to NAnewsweb.com about the Agape raffle, which will raise funds to be used to help provide the Agape free clinic’s  services. Riverfest visitors are encouraged to drop by the Agape tent and take a chance on winning one of [Continue Reading]

Baptist Union County to offer free nutrition class for kids

September 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County will host a free pediatric nutrition class on September 13, from 6:00 to 7:00 pm in Café 200 located inside Baptist Union County. The purpose of the class is to provide children ages 5 to 12 years with educational information about nutrition and healthy food choices.  The class [Continue Reading]
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