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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…

Funeral for Black active duty airman killed in his home by FL deputies – National & International News – FRI 17May2024

Hundreds attend funeral for Black active duty airman killed in his home by FL deputies. Parts of Houston, TX, may be without power for weeks after storm. S. Africa calls on ICJ to order Israel to stop Rafah assault.

Rankin County, MS: 6 white former officers plead guilty in torture of two Black men – National & International News

Rankin County, MS: 6 white former officers plead guilty in torture of two Black men. Maui wildfire death toll at 96 with only 3% of area searched. Niger junta to try deposed president for treason.

Jasper Co., MS: 1 killed, dozens injured in overnight storms – National & International News – MON 19Jun2023

Jasper Co., MS: 1 killed, dozens injured in overnight storms. Daniel Ellsberg, whistleblower who leaked "Pentagon Papers," dies at 92. UN questions Greek response to deadly refugee boat disaster.
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Power crews spotted making repairs on North Side after storm

All NALGW crews out working to restore power after storm.
NEMiss.News Removing Mus from Main St.

Deadly storms brought damages, power outages to Union County, but no serious injuries

There were damages and power problems to be reckoned with, but Union County weathered Friday's storms with no deaths or serious injuries.

Nearly 1 million without power as winter storms wallop 25 states – National & International News – THU 23Feb2023

Nearly 1 million without power as winter storms wallop 25 states. Biden proposal to restrict asylum at border criticized. Gaza and Israel exchange rocket fire for second time this year.

Freezing temperatures and snow to hit much of the US this week – National & International News – WED 21Dec2022

Freezing temperatures and snow hit much of the US this week. White House eyes new strategy to combat homelessness: prevention. Researchers identify 168 new Nazca line glyphs.

Thousands of North Carolinians freezing after gunfire attacks on power substations – National & International News – TUE 6Dec2022

**BREAKING** Jury finds Trump Organization guilty on all tax fraud counts. Thousands of North Carolinians freezing after gunfire attacks on power substations. Jan. 6 Cmte. chair Bennie Thompson says criminal referrals on the way. Is Ukraine carrying out drone attacks in Russia?

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida as Category 4 – National & International News – WED 29Sep2022

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida. Biden lays out plan to end US hunger by 2030. Cuba begins restoring power after Ian caused total blackout.

All of Puerto Rico without power as hurricane passes over – National & International News – MON 19Sep2022

Puerto Rico without power as hurricane passes over. Fast food chains fight California legislation giving workers more rights. Gas hike sparks violent protests in Haiti.
Snow & ice in New Albany NEMiss.News

Much of north Mississippi was spared power failures suffered elsewhere in the state

Mother Nature was a bit kinder to north Mississippi than to some other regions, many of whom experienced severe power outages.

Beware of food poisoning after power outages

The occasional power outage is an inconvenient fact of life in the South, particularly during spring and summer and in cities like New Albany where there are many trees that can fall on utility lines. Part of New Albany experienced an extended…