NEMiss.News Free COVID-19 vaccines at Community Center

For anyone age 12 or over, COVID-19 vaccines will be available Wednesday, June 9th, at the New Albany Community Center. Vaccines are free, and no appointments are necessary. Baptist Hospital Union County is hosting this... (Read more)

The world honors the US labor movement on May 1. Why don’t we?

May 1, 2021

Liz Shiverdecker

Why May Day is International Labor Day: The American history lesson I had to leave the US to learn.... (Read more) Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union Countyl 2019 Leapfrog award

Baptist Union County hosts annual Baby Fair

April 22, 2021


The annual free baby fair, hosted for the community by Baptist Hospital-Union County, will be held out doors on Saturday... (Read more)

Community to have Shakespeare on the Tallahatchie

April 15, 2021


Auditions will be Tuesday, March 25, and there is no age limit. Links to set up appointments are included in... (Read more)

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Baptist Union County Recognized for Excellence in Obstetric Hemorrhage Care by Mississippi Perinatal Quality Collaborativ

February 2, 2021


  New Albany, Miss., February 1, 2021–Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County was recognized by the Mississippi Perinatal Quality Collaborative (MSPQC) for... (Read more)

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Baptist Union County selects Service First Champion

January 30, 2021


  NEW ALBANY, Miss., January 28, 2021 – Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County recently announced Scott Hatcher has been named Service... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Union Co. Fair poster 2021

Union County Fair Board planning to hold event again this July

January 26, 2021


  The Union County Fair Board is taking an optimistic approach and scheduling a fair again this year in hopes... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Pottery classes at museum

Museum offering free pottery classes to those 55 and older

January 25, 2021


  The Union County Heritage Museum is sponsoring a Journey Into Clay Pottery Class series that is free to those... (Read more) Baptist Union Co. Covid Vaccine

Baptist Union County Begins Next Phase of COVID-19 Vaccines

January 8, 2021


  WHAT:   Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County is offering COVID-19 vaccinations to health care professionals and adults 75 years of... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Baptist LeapFrog award Fall 2020

Baptist Union County Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ for the Fall 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

January 7, 2021


New Albany, Miss., January 4, 2021– Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County was awarded an ‘A’ in the fall 2020 Leapfrog Hospital... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Dr. Barnett new chief medical officer

Baptist Union County Names Dr. Robert Barnett as Chief Medical Officer

December 30, 2020


Baptist Hospital-Union County has recently named Dr. Robert Barnett as new chief medical officer at the New Albany... (Read more)

NEMiss.News MS hospitals overwhelmed

Mississippi has lost over 4400 people since February; New, more contagious coronavirus variant rising in UK

December 21, 2020

Nan Shiverdecker

Mississippi continues to spiral upward in COVID-19 deaths; a more contagious strain could soon be on our... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Roberson selected Service First Champion

Baptist Union County selects Roberson as Service First Champion

November 2, 2020


  NEW ALBANY, Miss., November 1, 2020 – Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County recently announced Conny Roberson has been named Service... (Read more)

County to offer free program to help reduce Medicare Part D drug costs

October 9, 2020


Union County Medicare Part D participants will again have access to free counseling in selecting the best drug plan to... (Read more)

Hospital pleased with drive-through vaccination clinic

October 8, 2020


Baptist Memorial Hospital officials said they were very pleased with Tuesday’s drive-through influenza vaccination clinic. The vaccinations are usually offered... (Read more)

Flu, overshadowed by COVID-19, still remains a serious health threat

October 5, 2020


So much emphasis has been placed on dealing with the coronavirus that the danger of the older, more established, influenza... (Read more)

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