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Darryl Patton to present Southern Herbals Lecture at Museum

April 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

Well known herbalist Darryl Patton will hold a morning plant walk starting 9:30, (weather permitting), a museum lecture at noon and medicinal plant beginner workshop at 1:30 at museum. Cost is $25 for walk/ workshop. Noon lecture is free. Light lunch is provided Preregistration and payment needed for workshop. Call [Continue Reading]

City leaders apparently back away from idea of closing the alley

April 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany city officials’ consideration of closing the downtown alley that runs from Main Street to Bankhead is apparently off the table. Support for closing the alley evaporated within a few hours of the time NAnewsweb.com posted a story about it. The proposition of closing the alley was placed on the agenda [Continue Reading]

Area Firefighters take airport emergency training class

April 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Firefighters from the area gathered to learn how to handle local aircraft emergencies this past week. This twelve hour class is offered through the Mississippi State Fire Academy, and was instructed by Academy Adjunct Instructor and New Albany Deputy Fire Chief Mark Whiteside. “The purpose of this class is to [Continue Reading]

RANT: Doing public business in secret meetings

April 11, 2018 // 1 Comment

“The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them.”                                         — Patrick Henry,  June 9, 1788 Too much public business in New Albany is conducted in secret meetings. Invariably, [Continue Reading]

UCDA changes Annual Meeting date, announces speaker

April 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

The date for the Annual Meeting of the Membership of the Union County Development Association has changed!! The meeting will take place on Monday evening, April 30, 2018, at 6:30p.m. in the cafeteria of the New Albany Middle School. In addition to a brief business meeting, awards will be presented to the Business of [Continue Reading]

Church stamps millions in medical debt “Paid in Full”

April 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

Covenant Church of Carrollton, Texas, is one mega-church that does something with its money besides make it’s pastors and advertisers rich. It really cost them relatively little money to do such a world of good.  What a wonderful idea to help these families mark their crushing medical debt: Paid in Full.  [Continue Reading]
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