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2017 Tree of Love ceremony honors Herbert Morgan

December 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

This is the 24th year a Tree of Love has been lighted to honor the volunteers who serve at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. That according to Baptist CEO Walter Grace. Reba Dunson of Baptist Hospital looks on as Herbert Morgan speaks. Herbert Morgan is the volunteer to whom this year’s 2017 Tree of Love [Continue Reading]

Myrtle 2017 Christmas Parade

December 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Myrtle MS held its 2017 Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 2nd. A mild evening in the mid-50’s, free hot chocolate, floats and Santa’s arrival all ensured that everyone had a good time. Sidney Morman was grand Marshall of this year’s Myrtle Christmas parade. Morman was one of four charter members [Continue Reading]

Community Christmas Tree Lighting 2017 in Cooper Park

November 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

An estimated 200 people gathered in New Albany’s Cooper Park to participate in the Community Christmas Tree Lighting. On a beautiful, warmish, almost-December evening, the crowd found plenty to enjoy at the tree lighting event, and it was apparent that everyone enjoyed the ceremonies and attendant activities. [Continue Reading]

Sunday evening fire destroys mobile home on Carlisle Street

November 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

A Sunday evening November 26 fire at 606 Carlisle Street, sent firemen and fire engines from two fire stations to battle the blaze. The call came to the New Albany Fire Department (NAFD) at 5:35 pm, and a fire engine from NAFD Station One arrived three minutes later. Fire crews work to put out fire and to protect [Continue Reading]

New Albany community Christmas events scheduled for this week

November 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Two community Christmas events will take place this week in New Albany. New Albany’s 2017 Christmas Parade will be tomorrow night, Monday November 26th. It will begin at 6:00 PM, and parade participants should be in the line-up by 5:30 PM. Tom Cooper, former City Alderman, Chancery Clerk and long-time volunteer [Continue Reading]

Downtown bank fire alarm scrambles New Albany Fire Department

November 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Multiple units of the New Albany Fire Department (NAFD) responded Friday afternoon, Nov. 17, to a call to Regions Bank on Bankhead St. downtown. There had been a report by bank workers of smoke or “something that smelled like smoke. Firemen could find no fire as they carefully checked all parts of the the [Continue Reading]

Three fire engines answer assisted living facility fire alarm

November 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

A fire alarm went off at an assisted living facility shortly before 10 am Wednesday, Nov. 15th. It sent New Albany Fire Department (NAFD) and other emergency personnel scampering to the scene on Munsford Drive on the west side of New Albany. The fire department got the alarm at 9:48 am and, from both fire stations, a [Continue Reading]
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