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Board of Supervisors’ July 24 meeting takes a new position

July 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

The most notable thing about the Union County Board of Supervisors’ July 24 meeting was that the meeting table was placed differently. The board meets in a large room on the east side of the Chancery Court (old library) building on Main Street behind the county courthouse. Its meeting table is at the north end [Continue Reading]

Supervisors hear of ambulance service changes, July 17, 2017

July 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Union County Board of Supervisors learned about coming changes in local ambulance service during its Monday morning, July 17th, meeting. “We are in the planning on making a change to our ambulance program,” Walter Grace, CEO and administrator of Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County told the board. [Continue Reading]

County Board, NALGW work during bonus state holiday

July 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Some local public employees worked during the Monday state holiday. The governor gave all 91,000 state and local employees an extra paid holiday Monday, July 3rd, a bonus day added to the regular Independence Day holiday. However, the Union County Board of Supervisors met as usual at 10 a.m. on the first Monday of the [Continue Reading]

Union County Board of Supervisors’ May 15 meeting

May 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Union County Board of Supervisors’ May 15 meeting worked its way through a 19-item agenda in just 35 minutes Monday morning. The speed is the more impressive when considering that three non-agenda items also came before the board, and that one of those consumed 15 of the 35 minutes. Although he was not on [Continue Reading]

Union County group health insurance drama, Part II 

March 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

A story NAnewsweb.com posted Feb. 28th about the Union County board contracting for group health insurance has brought many comments and questions. http://nanewsweb.com/union-county-taxpayers-save-big-money-on-county-employee-health-insurance/ The following additional information may help clarify what happened. For [Continue Reading]

County board: no Union County bridges to be closed

March 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS– No rural bridges in Union County are among the 100 in Mississippi the federal government has ruled must be closed because they are unsafe. Last week the Federal Highway Administration announced that 100 bridges around Mississippi must be closed because they are dangerous. Some elements in the [Continue Reading]
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