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 More than 200 students and faculty members from Union Public School District participated in a Color Run organized by Union’s Parent Teacher Organization Friday on the practice field at Union High School.  As Friday was the final day of a fun-...

Laird Hospital in Union, Mississippi has received the 2018 Outstanding Mississippi Small Rural Hospital Award from Mississippi Hospital Association (MHA).

The release of school district Report Cards for the 2017-18 school year was due to be released Thursday. However, it was delayed after the state Board of Education voted to delay approving the results until October.

Last week, the Newton County Academy Generals scored on a long run to take an early lead on Leake Academy before eventually losing 42-13.

Homecoming didn’t go as planned for Newton at Morgan Field Friday night.

Magee dominated the Tigers from the opening kickoff and ran away with a 50-7 win on homecoming night.

In an offensive game with 79 combined points, it was two plays — one on defense and another on special teams — that won the game for Union.


NCA looks to repeat

By ROBBIE ROBERTSON,

The Newton County Academy tennis team reached the pinnacle of tennis as they won both the boys and girls Class AA state championships last year.

Head coach Pete Mazzella will have to reload if he’s going to make another title run this year with the loss of six seniors, four of whom are playing college tennis this season.














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