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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…

FBI opens criminal probe in Baltimore bridge collapse – National & International News – MON 15Apr2024

FBI opens criminal probe of ship in Baltimore bridge collapse. Possible electrical failure while ship was in dock. Trump's first criminal trial gets underway in NY.
NEMiss.News Nat'l. & International news

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.

House Oversight Chair calls on Biden to testify in impeachment hearings – National & International News – THU 28Mar2024

House Oversight Chair calls on Biden to testify in impeachment hearings. 2 bodies found in submerged truck after Baltimore bridge collapse.

Baltimore bridge collapses after struck by massive container ship; terrorism theories dismissed – National & International News – U

A massive container ship struck a pier of the Francis Scott Key Bridge, causing it to collapse. At least 6 roadworkers are missing. Video shows the ship lost power at least once (possibly twice) minutes before the collision. Officials quick to dismiss theories of terrorism. 

OPINION: Will Biden send US troops to die to cover Israel’s crimes in Gaza?

The situation in the Middle East is quickly spiraling out of control and two Navy Seals already dead. How high a price is Biden willing to pay to be on the wrong side of history?

Red Cross issues urgent call for more blood donations in January – National & International News – MON 15Jan2024

Red Cross issues urgent call for more blood donations in January. Iowa: Hero principal dies after school shooting. Yemen: Houthis attack American shipping for the first time after US-led air strikes. 

Human Rights Watch: Israel using starvation as weapon of war in Gaza – National & International News – MON 18Dec2023

Human Rights Watch: Israel using starvation as weapon of war in Gaza. Def. Sec. Austin announces US-led naval operation in Red Sea after Houthi strikes on shipping.

Mississippi officer who shot boy, 11, in chest will not be charged – National & International News – FRI 15Dec2023

Mississippi officer who shot boy, 11, in chest will not be charged. Trump lawyer Giuliani ordered to pay $150M to two GA election workers he defamed. Global shipping giants halt Red Sea shipping over Houthi attacks.

Congress passes $886 billion for Pentagon, increases military aid to Israel – National & International News – THU 14Dec2023

2024 defense spending bill massively increases military and diplomatic aid to Israel, despite the growing threats to US security and economic interests abroad.

99-year-old trucking company shuts down, putting 30,000 out of work – National & International News – MON 31Jul2023

Yellow trucking company shuts down, puts 30,000 out of work. Voting rights groups say Alabama GOP flouting SCOTUS election map order.

UPS reaches tentative deal with union, possibly averting strike – National & International News – TUE 25Jul2023

UPS, Teamsters reach tentative union deal, possibly averting strike. Judge blocks Biden's new asylum restrictions. N. Korea stonewalling on condition of US soldier.

UPS strike deadline nears ; mail your parcels now – National & International News – MON 24Jul2023

Deadline approaching for nationwide UPS strike. Ohio: Black trucker mauled by police dog after being pulled over for missing mud flap. Israel passes law to curb courts despite massive protests.