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Second annual Farm-to-Table dinner hosts 80 guests

June 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

The second annual Farm to Table Dinner was served Thursday night, June 23, at the Park-Along-the-River in New Albany. We understand the tickets for this year’s event sold out within less than an hour of going on sale a few weeks ago. Atop the Little Tallahatchie Bridge, guest enjoyed an interesting meal The [Continue Reading]

Down From the Hills Weekend 2015 in pictures

May 23, 2015 // 1 Comment

 The Down From the Hills festivities ended with a free concert from The Cakewalkers and the Eisenhauer band. Amelia Hope Eisenhauer, vocalist and fiddle player. The versatile Eisenhauer Band from Nashville played some traditional bluegrass music but also played an eclectic variety of crowd pleasers ranging from the [Continue Reading]

Over 100 diners enjoy New Albany’s farm to table dinner

May 23, 2015 // 1 Comment

One-hundred-and-twenty diners enjoyed a unique al fresco meal Friday night on the Tallahatchie Bridge in New Albany. Not the one in Bobbie Gentry’s iconic song, but the bridge over the Tallahatchie River in the Park-Along-the-River. This was the view up river from the Tallahatchie Bridge during the Farm to Table [Continue Reading]

Museum Moments to feature Chef John Stokes

May 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Museum Moments on Thursday, May 21, will feature John Stokes, chef from Oxford , who is also will cook the Farm to Table dinner on Friday night at the music  festival kick off Farm to Table dinner. Stokes, an Oxford native, has spent the last twenty years cooking professionally in a variety of settings. He calls his [Continue Reading]

Farm to Table Dinner to premier in New Albany

May 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tickets are going fast for the Farm to Table Dinner to be served Friday, May 22. The dinner is a new feature of the annual Down from the Hills Festival sponsored by the Union County Heritage, and also coincides with this season’s opening of Biscuits and Jam Farmers Market. The last decade has seen a growing [Continue Reading]

“Farm-to-table” dinner to feature locally sourced foods

April 27, 2015 // 1 Comment

NEW ALBANY, MISS. – New Albany’s first “farm-to-table” dinner will take place on Friday, May 22 to open both the New Albany Farmer’s Market and the Down from the Hills Bluegrass Festival, which has moved from the fairgrounds to downtown this year. The meal will be prepared by Chef John Stokes, an Oxford [Continue Reading]

People in the Spotlight

March 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

Paulette Cossitt, Susan Feather and Gloria Cooper were photographed Thursday, March 19, at the Union County Heritage Museum on Cleveland St. They were there for a meeting of the New Albany Garden Club. Besides its own busy schedule of programs, The Union County Heritage Museum is the venue for many other local civic [Continue Reading]