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City of Newton Police Chief Harvey Curry has been terminated by the Newton Board of Aldermen during a regular meeting Tuesday night.
Motorists will want to think twice before dumping their trash along county roads after the Newton County Board of Supervisors, in partnership with the Sheriff’s Department, are moving forward with
Before leaving for Christmas Break, students at Union Public School District take standardized assessment tests to measure the knowledge gleaned in the first half of the year.
The Newton County Robotics Team placed fourth at the most recent 4-H District competition.
The East Central Community College Lady Warriors dropped a hard-fought 72-68 decision to the No.

Mary Kate Hardy offered APSU Provost Out-of-State Scholarship


CLARKSVILLE, TN – Austin Peay State University congratulates Mary Kate Hardy of Union, MS, on being offered the Provost Out-of-State Scholarship for high-achieving freshmen for the Fall 2020 semester.

Out-of-state students meeting the criteria of a 3.0 GPA and a 21 ACT or 1060 SAT qualify for a Provost Out-of-State Scholarship.

Police Department moves to Front Street building


It used to be a wood pulp building, then a fiberglass business, now the building at 330 Front Street is the new headquarters for Union Police Department, and Police Chief Billy Pat Walker couldn’t be happier.

“We’re in the new building and definitely proud to be here,” he said. “It’s something we’ve been working on for a while.”