Victim in Myrtle shooting dies, case becomes a murder investigation

December 17, 2021


A shooting earlier today in Myrtle, MS has resulted in murder charges being placed against the... (Read more)

New Albany MS Destiny Higginbotham one of two felons arrested

Two felons with local connection arrested in separate events

November 7, 2019


Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards has informed of two felons arrested earlier this week: The first arrest involved Gary... (Read more)

New Albany, MS obituary 2019

Hugh Sidney Morman Sr., 91

May 10, 2019


Hugh Sidney Morman Sr. November 8, 1927 – May 9, 2019   Hugh Sidney Morman, Sr., 91, passed away May... (Read more)

Union County MS Candy Hill Festival

Myrtle’s Candy Hill Festival takes cover in New Albany

May 6, 2019


Rainy weather forced Myrtle’s Candy Hill Festival from its intended location next to the tracks in Myrtle to the Union... (Read more)

New Albany, MS obituary 2019

Jean Howell Mattox, 91

March 13, 2019


Jean Howell Mattox August 16, 1927 – March 11, 2019   Jean Howell Mattox, 91, died Monday, March 11, 2019,... (Read more)

New Albany, MS obituary 2019

Jimmy Dale Yates, 82

March 10, 2019


Jimmy Dale Yates June 18, 1936 – March 9, 2019   Jimmy Dale Yates, 82, passed away Saturday, March 9,... (Read more)

New Albany, MS obituary 2019

James Ellis McNeely, 55

February 24, 2019


James Ellis McNeely December 25, 1963 – February 23, 2019   James Ellis McNeely, 55, died Saturday, February 23, 2019,... (Read more)

ATV accident

ATV accident kills man in Myrtle

September 3, 2018


Myrtle MS–A man was killed about noon today, Monday, Sept. 3, in an accident with an all terrain vehicle (ATV)... (Read more)

Myrtle chop shop raided by Union County Sheriff’s office

August 27, 2018


Officers of the Union County Sheriff’s Office (UCSO) raided a “chop shop” near Myrtle Saturday, August 25, and recovered a... (Read more)

Myrtle sets reception to celebrate Town Clerk’s years of service

January 27, 2018


The public is invited to attend the reception celebrating the Town Clerk’s long service to the Myrtle community. Marie White... (Read more)

Myrtle 2017 Christmas Parade

December 2, 2017


Myrtle MS held its 2017 Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 2nd. A mild evening in the mid-50’s, free hot chocolate,... (Read more)

unclaimed property Myrtle MS

Myrtle Unclaimed Property event will return money to citizens

November 13, 2017


Representatives from the Office of Treasurer, Lynn Fitch, will be at the Myrtle Town Hall (1025 Church St) on November... (Read more)

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