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Pedaling for Hope bike ride to be August 18

August 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

The second annual Pedaling for Hope bike ride will be Saturday, August 18, 2018. Registration will start at 7AM at the Trailhead in New Albany at 100 E. Bankhead Street with the race beginning at 8:00 AM. This is a partnership between New Albany Main Street and Regional Rehab Center in Tupelo. Proceeds will go to help [Continue Reading]

Supervisors discuss industrial parks, road construction

February 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Development of two industrial parks was the subject of multiple agenda items at the Union County Board of Supervisors’ February 5 meeting. Gary Chandler of the Three Rivers Economic Development District discussed projects known as “Martintown East” and “Martintown West.” The proposed [Continue Reading]

Box culvert, other work on Main Street nears completion

November 18, 2016 // 1 Comment

Workers are nearly finished with the  project to put a large capacity box culvert under Main Street where the Tanglefoot Trail bridge crosses Main. Excavation work for the new culvert started in October. The actual installation of the culvert is complete. Friday afternoon a Paul Smithey Construction Company crew was [Continue Reading]

Work on downtown New Albany bike trail connection nears completion

October 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- Work is nearing completion on a project in downtown New Albany that is converting an open storm sewer into an extended part of the Tanglefoot Trail. Workers for the Paul Smithey Construction Company of Tupelo had only about 80 more feet of concrete to pour as of late afternoon Thursday, October [Continue Reading]

Expansion, renovations on county library under consideration

July 26, 2016 // 1 Comment

New Albany, MS- A meeting Monday morning at the Union County Public Library may foretell improvements to that facility. Librarian Kay Sappington and J. Lynn West, the president of the library board, met with Debbie Wilbanks Cherry, AIA, an architect with A2H Engineers and Architects of Oxford. They were considering [Continue Reading]

Tanglefoot Trail Pavilion nears completion

June 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS-Work is near completion on the new pavilion being built on the Tanglefoot Trail, south of downtown New Albany. The pavilion is located next to the “warm up” exercise station on the west side of the Tanglefoot Trail, southeast of the Imperial Distributing warehouse in the 600 block of Carter [Continue Reading]
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