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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.…
NEMiss.News Pedestrian fatality identified

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…
NEMiss.News Pedestrian fatality identified

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…
NEMiss.News Pedestrian fatality identified

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.

Mississippi will be among hardest hit states if US defaults on debt – National & International News – FRI 12May2023

Mississippi will be among hardest hit states if US defaults on debt. Object that crashed into New Jersey bedroom is a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite.  Turkish election: Erdogan faces biggest challenge yet to his 20-year rule. 

Supreme Court blocks execution of Oklahoma inmate Richard Glossip, who many believe innocent – National & International News – FRI 5May2023

Supreme Court blocks execution of Oklahoma inmate Richard Glossip, who many believe innocent. Millions of jobs will be lost if debt ceiling drama isn't resolved in time. Russian mercenary chief threatens to withdraw his troops from Bakhmut.

Supreme Court expected to weigh in on abortion pill access – National & International News – FRI 21Apr2023

Supreme Court to weigh in on abortion pills. Debt ceiling drama continues after House GOP releases proposal with steep budget cuts. Sudan: US readies forces for possible embassy evacuation.

Saltwater infiltrates drinking supply as Mississippi River levels drop – National & International News – Thu 3Nov2022

Saltwater infiltrates drinking supply as Mississippi River levels drop. Fed raises rates again, but is it helping inflation? US officials: Russian commanders discussed using nukes in Ukraine.

Putin invades Ukraine; French question his sanity – National & International News – THU 24Feb2022

Putin invades Ukraine; French question his sanity. Lake Tahoe police "inundated" with calls to save 500-lb bear, Hank the Tank. Fewest Americans on unemployment aid since 1970.

Michigan school shooter, 15, charged as adult – National & International News – THU 2Dec2021

Michigan school shooter, 15, charged as adult; charges possible for parents. Four states give unemployment benefits to vaccine holdouts. NATO fears Russia-Ukraine showdown.

Disappointing Sept. jobs report worries economists – National & International News – FRI 8Oct2021

Disappointing Sept. jobs report worries economists. Abortion providers still wary after Texas law blocked. U.S. sub strikes 'unknown object' in South China Sea.

Congress races to prevent government shutdown – National & International News – THU 30Sept2021

Congress races to prevent government shutdown. Jobless claims rise despite end of benefits. Ex-Nazi, 96, attempts to flee trial. Ecuador: 116 inmates dead in gang war.

Jobless benefits end today, but will people go back to work? – National & International News – Labor Day MON 6Sep2021

Economists: No guarantee of major employment bump, even as benefit boosts end. Brazil: fears that Bolsonaro may be planning a coup.
NEMiss.News Mississippi House of Representatives

House sends Reeves letter requesting assurance that MDES funds only go to legitimate claims

The House of Representatives pointed out that some states are refusing excess unemployment funds and requested the governor to make sure only legitimate claims are paid by MDES.
NEMiss.News Pedestrian fatality identified

Scammers may be stealing your unemployment benefits

This type of fraud can hurt your credit as well as stealing money intended for you.