Tag Archive for: government shutdown

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…

Biden meet’s China’s Xi in California in attempt to thaw relations – National & International News – WED 15Nov2023

Biden and Xi meet in California in attempt to thaw relations. Senate to vote on continuing resolution to avoid government shutdown.

Toyota, Honda and Hyundai raise wages after UAW gains with Ford, GM and Stellantis – National & International News – TUE 14Nov2023

Toyota, Honda and Hyundai raise wages after union wins with Ford, GM and Stellantis strikes. Former Speaker McCarthy "elbows" TN lawmaker in back ahead of budget vote.

House GOP scrambling with days to avert a government shutdown – National & International News – MON 13Nov2023

House GOP scrambling with one week to avert a government shutdown. Gaza health centers under threat; Israeli West Bank settlers target Arabs.

Actors’ union reaches tentative agreement with studios; productions resume – National & International News -THU 8Nov2023

Actors' union reaches tentative agreement with studios; production resumes. House GOP nixes votes on stopgap funding bill as shutdown looms. "Turning point" in Myanmar civil war?

We have a Speaker, 3 weeks and 4 candidates later – National & International News – WED 25Oct2023

Rep. Mike Johnson of Louisiana becomes Speaker of the House. GA election case: Third attorney defection may create more peril for Trump. Hurricane Otis hits Acapulco as Category 5, "nightmare scenario".

House Speaker drama drags on with Jordan no closer to the gavel – National & International News – THU 19Oct2023

House Speaker drama drags on with Jordan no closer to the gavel. Former Trump attorney pleads guilty in GA election interference case. Is the US about to be dragged into Israel's war?

House GOP floats McHenry as caretaker Speaker after Scalise backs out – National & International News – FRI 13Oct2023

House GOP floats McHenry as caretaker Speaker after Scalise backs out. UAW President tells automakers to "pony up" as strike enters "new phase". Israel gives 1.1 million civilians 24 hours to evacuate northern Gaza.

House GOP civil war continues after government shutdown averted – National & International News –

Competing GOP factions mull ousting Gaetz, McCarthy after shutdown showdown. Mississippi native appointed to fill seat of deceased California Sen. Diane Feinstein.

Countdown to shutdown: House GOP fails to pass their own funding bill; Senate advances competing bipartisan bill – National & International News – FRI 29Sep2023

Government shutdown looms as House and Senate forward competing bills. What are their proposals and who will be affected if the government shuts down?

Writers Guild of America reaches tentative deal with studios after nearly 5-month strike – National & International News – MON 25Sep2023

Writers Guild of America reaches tentative deal with studios after nearly 5-month strike. Senate to bring stopgap funding bill to pressure McCarthy and the House. Thousands of Armenians fleeing Azerbaijan.

Trudeau accuses India of involvement in assassination in Canada – National & International News – TUE 19Sep2023

Trudeau accuses India of involvement in June slaying of Sikh leader in Canada. Speaker McCarthy faces ouster threat as shutdown looms.

New spending showdown could shut down government – National & International News – MON 10JUL2023

New spending showdown could shut down government. Dems float bill to create SCOTUS code of ethics after corruption scandals exposed. Russian mercenary leader met with Putin days after mutiny.