242 tickets issued, 14 felony charges in saturation patrol Friday

The law enforcement saturation patrol that blanketed Union County Friday netted nearly 30 arrests and officers wrote nearly 250 tickets during the eight-hour event. Sheriff Jimmy Edwards said, after meeting with those involved, “There were... (Read more)

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242 tickets issued, 14 felony charges in saturation patrol Friday


Saturation patrol Friday nets wide range of arrests and tickets


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Highland Street section being repaved as part of city project



242 tickets issued, 14 felony charges in saturation patrol Friday - October 20, 2020

The law enforcement saturation patrol that blanketed Union County Friday netted nearly 30 arrests and officers wrote nearly 250 tickets... (Read more)

Saturation patrol Friday nets wide range of arrests and tickets - October 17, 2020

A heavy presence of about 60 law enforcement officers throughout the county Friday night resulted in a series of felony... (Read more)

You may save $1,000 in drug costs through free county counseling - October 17, 2020

Union County residents are reminded they can get free Medicare Part D prescription drug counseling through the open enrollment period... (Read more)

Highland Street section being repaved as part of city project - October 15, 2020

Motorists may want to avoid the section of Highland Street between Garfield and North Street the next couple of days... (Read more)

911 call dispatch log for Oct. 5-11 - October 14, 2020

(Does not include traffic stops, medical or coroner calls)   Monday, Oct. 5: 5:39 a.m. – Kitchen burglar alarm on... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Absentee ballots Dulaney and Stanford

Election interest high but more than a third of absentee ballots not yet returned  - October 13, 2020

With interest high in the November 3rd election, Mississippians have returned over 60% of requested absentee... (Read more)

911 calls to sheriff’s office Sept. 28-Oct. 4 - October 12, 2020

911 dispatch log from the Union County Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 28-Oct. 4 (Does not include traffic stops, medical calls... (Read more)

Aldermen will reconsider earlier decision that would sell potential park land for commercial development - October 9, 2020

New Albany aldermen will re-consider selling potential park land After a 40-minute executive session, the New Albany Board of Aldermen... (Read more)

Burglary suspect believed to have struck in at least seven counties - October 8, 2020

Sheriff Jimmy Edwards is hoping the public will recognize a suspect in a lengthy string of home burglaries, so officers... (Read more)

Video visits at county jail should improve security, help prevent contraband - October 6, 2020

Video system will allow visits with Union County Jail inmates Families of those incarcerated in the Union County Jail should... (Read more)

NEMiss.News MS Legislature adjourns marathon session

Unprecedented legislative session adjourns after appropriating all CARES money - October 5, 2020

    By: Sam Creekmore IV, MS House of Representatives, District 14 After an unprecedented legislative session, the Mississippi House... (Read more)

Important for VA service-related disabilities to be listed on death certificates - October 1, 2020

Union County Veterans Service Officer Mike Bennett is informing the public why it is important to list a VA service... (Read more)

Fire station getting new driveway - September 30, 2020

If you wondered why there seems to be so many fire trucks at Fire Station No. 1 on Cleveland Street,... (Read more)

Absentee voting off to strong, smooth start - September 29, 2020

Absentee voting for the Nov. 3 election has begun in Union County and Circuit Clerk Phyllis Stanford said it is... (Read more)

Section of Hwy. 30 being paved at night - September 28, 2020

Motorists in New Albany may want to avoid a section of Hwy. 30 West in town over the next three... (Read more)

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