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Local Census participation better than most areas

Somewhat lost in the widespread coverage relating to the coronavirus is the fact that Wednesday, April 1, is Census Day. The constitutionally-mandated population count occurs every 10 years and the numbers determine a variety of... (Read more)

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Local Census participation better than most areas


Reeves finally orders statewide Shelter-in-Place for MS


NA mayor clarifies order concerning non-essential businesses


City of New Albany clarifies rules concerning church activities



Local Census participation better than most areas - April 2, 2020

Somewhat lost in the widespread coverage relating to the coronavirus is the fact that Wednesday, April 1, is Census Day.... (Read more)

NEMiss.news Dr Dobbs regarding Shelter in Place order

Reeves finally orders statewide Shelter-in-Place for MS - April 1, 2020

Late Wednesday afternoon, April 1, Governor Tate Reeves finally signed a new executive order establishing a statewide shelter-in-place for Mississippi.... (Read more)

NA mayor clarifies order concerning non-essential businesses - March 30, 2020

New Albany Mayor Tim Kent issued a clarification of an earlier order at noon Monday concerning non-essential businesses. The order... (Read more)

City of New Albany clarifies rules concerning church activities - March 25, 2020

The mayor and governor each issued orders Tuesday limiting occupancy in non-essential businesses to 10 or fewer people. Church services... (Read more)

Northeast MS news MS state of emergency declalred

Governor Tate Reeves signs new executive order to slow the spread - March 24, 2020

JACKSON — Today, Governor Tate Reeves signed a new executive order to further ramp up the state’s efforts to protect the... (Read more)

NA mayor issues executive order limiting occupancy in non-essential businesses - March 24, 2020

New Albany Mayor Tim Kent issued an emergency executive order late Tuesday that restricts occupancy to 10 or fewer people... (Read more)

Union County supervisors locking doors to all offices - March 23, 2020

Additional restrictions imposed on access to Union County buildings The Union County Board of Supervisors has further restricted access to... (Read more)

Northeast MS news Furniture Market Auction closed

Crowd at Tupelo Furniture Market; Tupelo mayor promises another order - March 21, 2020

A crowd gathered at the Tupelo Furniture Market on Coley Road two days after that city issued an executive order... (Read more)

Northeast MS news Tupelo orders social distancing

Tupelo government orders “social distancing” restrictions on restaurants, other retailers  - March 20, 2020

Tupelo MS – With respect to the coronavirus pandemic, the City of Tupelo has ordered “social distancing” restrictions on when... (Read more)

Transportation commission awards contracts including one in Union County - March 19, 2020

The Mississippi Transportation Commission at its March 10 meeting awarded contracts for maintenance projects throughout Mississippi. One will be in... (Read more)

Supervisors look for way to grow health care fund - March 18, 2020

Union County has nearly $9 million in the bank – but can’t spend it. That doesn’t prevent county officials from... (Read more)

Northeast MS news MS National Guard activated

Reeves activates National Guard to assist state with Covid-19 response - March 16, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From MS. Governor’s office March 16, 2020   JACKSON MS  — March 16, 2020, Governor Tate Reeves... (Read more)

Union County officials announce more closings, restrictions due to virus - March 16, 2020

Local officials continue to make adjustments to deal with and help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. No cases... (Read more)

Lee County Takes Corona Virus Precautions - March 14, 2020

Tupelo, MS– Lee County officials have taken precautions when it comes to the threat of Corona virus. In a meeting... (Read more)

New Albany officials announce more COVID-19 precautionary measures - March 13, 2020

Update: Friday afternoon New Albany Superintendent of Schools Dr. Lance Evans announced that school officials met and decided that it... (Read more)

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