Tag Archive for: famine

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…

Rail company agrees $600 million settlement for East Palestine derailment – National & International News – TUE 9Apr2024

Rail company agrees $6oo million settlement for East Palestine derailment. AZ court rules state must enforce near-total abortion ban. Report: Iran pressing Biden for Israel ceasefire.

US, world leaders “outraged” after IDF kills 7 foreign aid workers in Gaza – National & International News – TUE 2Apr2024

US, world leaders outraged after IDF kills 7 foreign aid workers in Gaza. Israel's actions increase danger for US military personnel in Middle East.
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Israel, U.S. increasingly isolated by “man-made famine” and “genocide” findings in Gaza: National & International News – FRI 29Mar2024

Biden pledges support for clean-up and recovery in Baltimore. Israel, US increasingly isolated by "man-made famine" and "genocide" findings in Gaza.

Marjorie Taylor Greene files motion to oust Speaker after government shutdown averted – National & International News – FRI 22Mar2024

MTG brings motion to oust Speaker Johnson after budget vote. ISIS claims responsibility for Moscow attack that killed at least 40. UN: Russia, China veto sham US Gaza "ceasefire" resolution.

Judge rules on affair scandal that jeopardized Trump election meddling case – National & International News – FRI 15Mar2024

Judge rules on affair scandal that jeopardized Trump election interference case. Both parents of teen shooter now convicted, face years in prison. With Gaza sea aid underway, Israel continues to block aid and attack aid workers.

OPINION: Biden’s SOTU plan to build aid port for Gaza would cost $billions, solve little – National & International News – FRI 8Mar2024

During last night's State of the Union, Biden announced a bold - and costly - plan to get desperately need aid into Gaza. Biden declared he's "not waiting for Israel" to do the right thing. However, more could be achieved, at far less cost, if Biden was willing to leverage more than tough talk against Israel.

SCOTUS rules states cannot ban Trump from ballot for insurrection – National & International News – MON 4Mar2024

SCOTUS rules states cannot ban Trump from ballot for insurrection. Israel/Palestine: White House pressures Hamas to accept temporary "ceasefire".

DOJ: 3 Mississippi prisons controlled by gangs – National & International News – THU 29Feb2024

DOJ: 3 Mississippi prisons controlled by gangs. Congress moves to extend funding deadline again to avert shutdown. Gaza: Over 100 killed after Israeli soldiers fire on civilians waiting for aid.

UN Court finds Israel may be committing genocide. What now? – National & International News – FRI 26Jan2024

"Torture" death of Alabama inmate condemned. UN Court rules against Israel in genocide case, orders emergency measures. 

Israel-Gaza: US quibbles on wording of UN ceasefire resolution with 27k dead and famine in Gaza – National & International News – FRI 22Dec2023

A watered-down UN Security Council resolution calling for urgently-needed humanitarian aid for Gaza. The US previously vetoed stronger language calling for an immediate end to hostilities despite mounting evidence of war crimes by Israel.

GOP recoils from Graham’s national 15-week abortion ban – National & International News – WED 14Sep2022

GOP recoils from Graham's national 15-week abortion ban. Nationwide railroad strike looms; could cost US $2 billion per day. Famine fears grow in flood-ravaged Pakistan.

“Traitors get shot”: Son testifies against father in first Jan. 6 trial – National & International News – FRI 4Mar2022

Jan. 6 trial: Son testifies against father. Symbolic boycotts on 'Russian' firms misfire. US opens hotline with Russia to cool nuke tensions. Millions face famine in Madagascar.