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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]

New Albany fields new bicycle cops at Levitt AMP concert

June 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Mississippi- A month ago the New Albany aldermen approved the purchase of four special bicycles for the police department, which have arrived and gone into service. The purchase was recommended by Police Chief Chris Robertson. NAPD Officer Stuart Dodds is shown riding one of the new police bicycles on New [Continue Reading]

Tanglefoot Turkey Trot is calling all turkeys…and runners

November 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Tanglefoot Turkey Trot will be held Thanksgiving morning, November 26, 2015 at 7:00 am. Join fellow runners to burn calories before your Thanksgiving celebration… your turkey will taste so much better! ALL proceeds benefit the Union County Good Samaritan Center. There will be two races, half marathon and 4 [Continue Reading]
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