First United Methodist Church

Established 1870New Albany The church first formed with 7 members as part of a preaching circuit ridden by the Scottish Rev. Peter Fleming. The church erected a small, plain building across the street from the present site in April 1886, being remodeled until 1908. Soon after, the building was largely inadequate to meet the needs…

First Baptist Church

Established 1843New Albany First Baptist of New Albany was organized in 1843. It was reorganized in the late 1850’s and active up to the Civil War. After the war, it was reorganized for the third time in 1866. In 1968, it celebrated its 125th anniversary and in 1993, celebrated 150 years. Soo it will celebrate…

Cornersville Baptist Church

Established 1843Cornersville Organized and built in 1900. The men of the community worked together to cut logs and build the church. In 1945, a new brick veneer building was built where Sunday school rooms were added and in 1968, the fellowship hall was added. 103 Cornersville Road Potts Camp, MS 38659 662-988-2560

Center Baptist Church

Established 1910Center Center Baptist Church began on September 26, 1920 as a Missionary Baptist Church in Center School. After the brush arbor meeting in 1930 they voted to change the name to Center and build a church building. The women helped raise money for the $419.61 purchase by having “chicken drives”. 1701 CR 121 Blue…

Bodock MB Church

Established 1915New Albany The simple white building has remained the same thought many years in this African American Church. The name Bodock comes from a tree in the area which has wood that is extremely hard and was used by the Native Chickasaw for making bows. Hwy 178 West between New Albany and Myrtle