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A Mississippi Department of Transportation project is underway in Union County on Interstate 22. The $5.1 million mill and overlay project was awarded to APAC-Mississippi. The project covers about four miles on I-22. It is taking place about seven miles east of the Benton County line to Stat…

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The New Albany satellite campus of Northeast Community College is finalizing plans for the start of the fall semester on August 3rd. Because of the current pandemic, changes are being made in order to comply with regulations and keep students and faculty safe.

As I finished packing up my bag for the week I’d spend at home during spring break, I felt a rush of excitement at the thought of no homework or 8 a.m. classes for a few days. My plate was pretty full with seven classes and a job in the Writing Center on campus. My roommate and I exchanged a…

A retirement reception was held last week for Susan Roberts, assistant to the New Albany mayor and deputy clerk. Mayor Tim Kent presented Roberts with a plaque during the reception at City Hall. Roberts, who grew up in Ingomar, worked for the city for more than 14 years and said she enjoyed …

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Ashlyn Saxon has joined the New Albany Gazette as a summer intern and will be working along with the Gazette staff on various aspects including local reporting and publishing. 

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While the State of Mississippi is opening back up following a statewide shelter-in-place order during much of April and part of May due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the New Albany and Union County School Districts are taking more cautious approaches in plans for summer programs and the fall semester.