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New Albany High School principal is State Principal of the Year

October 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

New Albany High School Principal Honored as State Principal of the Year at Washington, DC Institute Evans Discusses Local Education Needs with Members of Congress   New Albany, Mississippi – Lance Evans, principal of New Albany High School, was honored as state secondary school principal of the year at the NASSP [Continue Reading]

“Century Ride” coming closer as grant awarded to extend trail

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

A $100-thousand grant awarded last week will supply the money to connect the Tanglefoot Trail to the Tallahatchie Trail and Biscuit & Jam Farmers’ Market. The grant was made to the City of New Albany The additional bike and hiking trail will complete the first component of the city’s long-term plan to [Continue Reading]

Free acrobatic flying show

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sometimes flying alone, other times in tight wing-to-wing formation, executing 180-degree turns at full speed, diving low, killing prey ruthlessly without warning, then instantly gone from sight. Marine Corps F-35s fighter planes killing ISIS terrorists in Middle Eastern wastelands? No. These USAF F-35s, seen [Continue Reading]

Education is focus of first “B2B” luncheon of the season

September 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

About 60 people attended the first “B2B” luncheon of the season, Thursday, Sept. 17, at In Bloom reception hall in downtown New Albany. CREATE Senior Vice-President Lewis Whitfield was the speaker for the luncheon. He spoke about some of the problems facing northeast Mississippi and what might be done to [Continue Reading]

NAMS Howlin’ on the RIver Color Run set for October 31

September 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

Walk, jog, and run your way toward a healthier life while raising funds for New Albany Middle School! The color run is open to EVERYONE in the community and we encourage you to join us. The My School Color Run will feature a 2 mile route. Throughout the course participants will experience color splash zones where [Continue Reading]

Supremes straddle the fence on Basil’s appeal

September 17, 2015 // 1 Comment

UPDATE:  9-17-2015 The Mississippi Supreme Court jumped up, grabbed hold of the Union County school superintendent brawl and landed — hard — astride the fence. OUCH! Here’s the back story, very briefly, in the  remote event that anyone doesn’t already know it: Browning [Continue Reading]

Tim Johnson bringing Lt. Governor campaign to New Albany

September 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tim Johnson, Democratic Nominee for Lt. Governor will be barnstorming the state making forty one stops in eight days.  “As a former truck driver, this will be like old times traveling the highways and byways of this beautiful state,” said Johnson. The caravan will arrive in New Albany on Wednesday, September 23, [Continue Reading]

Judge rules in favor of Browning in Superintendent race-UPDATED

September 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

UPDATE: 9-15-2015: Judge Gregory has presented his written order in Roger’s Browning’s motion for placement on the November ballot. For complete details, see NAnewsweb article UPDATE: 9-14-2015, 7:20PM: By the close of business Monday, the circuit clerk had not received the court’s written order to [Continue Reading]
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