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NAHS names Teachers & Administrator of the Year

January 23, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Teachers of the Year and the Administrator of the Year from the New Albany School District were formally recognized at the January 14th School Board Meeting.   Pictured front row l-r: John Ferrell, Principal of New Albany High School, Administrator of the Year; Balinda Denton, New Albany Elementary School [Continue Reading]

Dean Provence Endowment Grant Winners Announced

January 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Dean Provence Endowment for Excellence in Education Board has announced the allocation of funds totaling nearly $7,900 to teachers in the New Albany School District (NASD). In an effort to maximize the effectiveness of the awards, this year grants were directed to New Albany Elementary School and the School of [Continue Reading]

AC’s Coffee opens again tomorrow on Tanglefoot Plaza

January 16, 2019 // 1 Comment

AC’s Coffee at the Tanglefoot Trailhead in downtown New Albany is expected to open for business again tomorrow morning, Thursday, January 17, 2019. A notice appeared on AC’s front door earlier in January indicating the business would close, apparently for good, at the end of the day on Tuesday, January 15. [Continue Reading]

Jeff Olson qualifies for state senate seat

January 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

Jeff Olson of New Albany has qualified to run in the 2019 Republican Primary Election as Mississippi State Senator for District 3. District 3 includes Union County, Benton County and the northern portion of Pontotoc County, including the City of Pontotoc. Nickey Browning, a former Democrat and now a Republican, is the [Continue Reading]

NAMS Cheerleaders Perform in Thanksgiving Parade at Disney World

January 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

Logan Lee Robertson, Addi Owen, Sarah Robbins, and Caroline Renfrow from New Albany Middle School in New Albany, Mississippi joined more than 800 elementary, junior high and high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the country that represented Varsity Spirit in the 2018 Thanksgiving Tour at the Walt Disney [Continue Reading]

Hawk temporarily closes New Albany Walmart

January 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

Business at the New Albany location of the world’s largest retailer was closed down Wednesday afternoon by an invader that weighed less than four pounds. Numerous public safety officers in at least six official vehicles responded to the threat at the Walmart store on the west side of Interstate 22. Walmart [Continue Reading]

Many enjoy Community Holiday Dinner despite dreary weather

December 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

Although the weather was rainy and cold, an estimated 1,400 people enjoyed the Community Holiday Dinner, Saturday, Dec. 15, in New Albany. This was the seventh year for the Christmas season Community Dinner, at which free meals are served to all comers. The only qualification is walking in the door. As a matter of [Continue Reading]
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