Tag Archive for: asylum

NEMiss.News Dr. Shane Scott at IMPC, COVID-19

Dr. Shane Scott: “COVID is not going away.” What you should know.

  NEW ALBANY, MS - “COVID is not going to go away,” a prominent northeast Mississippi physician told NEMISS.NEWS last week. “I suspect it is going to be one of the illnesses, such as the flu, ordinary head colds and strep, which…
Northeast MS Homeless at Tupelo library

Tupelo man says home overrun by homeless, asks its removal from demolition list

Tupelo, MS - The first Tupelo City Council meeting of the year, January 7, 2020, was not without drama. Mr. Frank Agnew, an area homeowner, went before the council in an attempt to save his property. The home is currently in a state of disrepair,…
New Albany MS. Christmas at the Museum 2018

2019 Christmas at the Museum, December 14

Mingle and Jingle with Santa, enjoys crafts and holiday refreshments on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 10 until 12 noon at the Union County Heritage Museum for the annual Christmas event. Part of the holiday season that has become a tradition is…
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Some work complete on industrial park enhancements

Work is partly complete on projects to attract more industry to Union County. A concrete pad for a shell building and a nearby industrial access road have been done. Steel was expected to be going up soon for a 100,000-square-foot shell building…
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Body of missing man Scott McQuary found Tuesday morning

Members of the Union County Sheriff’s Department found the body of 49-year-old Scott McQuary Tuesday morning in a sand pit off County Road 14. The case was under investigation Tuesday but Sheriff Jimmy Edwards said no foul play was suspected…
New Albany MS Doggie dining in MS

Doggie Dining: Coming to a restaurant near you?

JACKSON, Miss. – Beginning Friday, November 1, 2019, a new Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) policy will allow "doggie dining." Restaurant patrons will be able to dine with their pet dogs under certain conditions. Patterned…
New Albany, MS Gobble gobble, Patterson home open at Thanksgiving

Gobble, Gobble — Wobble, Wobble— Happy Thanksgiving!

“Praise God from whom all blessings flow...” --The Doxology    There is something very special in the air. It’s an air of gratitude, an air filled with the fragrance of hope and Thanksgiving. This year’s bounty has been harvested.…

Career & Technology Day, May 13, to include job fair

The New Albany School of Career & Technical Education is planning Career & Technology Day for May 13. This year plans are being made to add a job fair component to the event for New Albany High School juniors and seniors, as well…

New Albany in running for music series grant-here’s how to vote

NEW ALBANY, MS - Sponsored by Levitt Pavilions, the national nonprofit behind the largest free concert series in America, the City of New Albany hopes to qualify as one of the 15 winning organizations competing in the Levitt AMP Grant Awards. What…

NAMS Howlin’ on the RIver Color Run set for October 31

Walk, jog, and run your way toward a healthier life while raising funds for New Albany Middle School! The color run is open to EVERYONE in the community and we encourage you to join us. The My School Color Run will feature…

Conservatives sue to block debt forgiveness for student borrowers in decade-old program – National & International News – MON 7Aug2023

Conservatives sue to stop debt forgiveness for student borrowers.  Advocates, asylum seekers sue Customs and Border Protection over buggy app.  West Africa on brink of regional war after Niger coup. 

Florida man sets record for living underwater – National & International News – MON 15May2023

Florida man sets record for living underwater. Migrant arrivals drop after Title 42, but officials struggle to cope. Turkey election: Erdogan likely facing run-off against rival.

Uncertainty at border over Title 42 end – National & International News – THU 11May2023

Uncertainty at border over Title 42 end. Work-from-home trend threatens to burst $1.5 trillion commercial real estate bubble, create financial havoc. Pakistan: Deadly violence after popular former Prime Minister arrested.

Oklahoma AG seeks to vacate conviction for man scheduled to die next month (who many believe innocent) – National & International News – FRI 7Apr2023

OK AG seeks new trial for man scheduled to die next month (who many believe innocent). DHS moves to fast-track asylum process fearing refugee influx. Rockets fly between Israel, Lebanon and Gaza.

Mexico: Fire in migrant detention center kills 40 – National & International News – TUE 28Mar2023

Afghan allies living in US fear being sent back after bill stalls. McCarthy demands debt talks with Biden without having released a budget. Mexico: Fire in migrant detention center kills 40.

Biden approves controversial Alaska drilling project – National & International News – TUE 14Mar2023

Biden approves controversial Alaska oil drilling project. Autopsy: Atlanta "Cop City" activist had hands raised when shot. Frustrated migrants rush border over "asylum" rumor.

Eighteen weather disasters cost US $165 billion in 2022 – National & International News – FRI 13Jan2023

Weather disasters cost US $165 billion in 2022. Exxon accurately predicted costs of climate change in 1970s. Cubans, Haitians continue dangerous sea journeys to FL despite policy changes.

Study sees possible COVID link with mysterious child hepatitis cases – National & International News – WED 15Jun2022

Study sees possible COVID link with mysterious child hepatitis cases. Fed announces biggest rate hike since 1994; another likely in July. UK's controversial plan to deport refugees to Rwanda on hold.

Biden calls for ban on military-style assault weapons, calls out GOP inaction – National & International News – FRI 3Jun2022

Biden calls for ban on military-style assault weapons, calls out GOP inaction. 15,000 march through Mexico in largest migrant caravan ever.

Judge OKs attempt to bar Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress – National & International News – TUE 19Apr2022

Judge OKs suit to bar Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress. Biden expands asylum rights for Ukrainians. Israel retaliates after Gaza fires rocket

Calls to end pandemic asylum restrictions as Ukrainians reach Mexican border – National & International News – MON 14Mar2022

Calls to end pandemic asylum restrictions as Ukrainians arrive at border. Student loan repayment pause may be extended. Ukraine: Russia installs friendly mayors in captured cities.

Rescued Afghan interpreters arrive to safety on US soil – National & International News – FRI 30Jul2021

Rescued Afghan interpreters arrive on US soil. 1 in 5 flight attendants report 'physical incidents' in 2021. Israeli spyware company blocks some countries from using software.