Archive - 2010
Chelsea Renee Rice, daughter of Leo and tanya Rice of Starkville, has been selected as a finalist in the Pre-Teen Mississippi Scholarship and Recognition Program to be held this weekend at the Summit Center in Tupelo.
Rice is a student at East Oktibbeha County Elementary School. She is the granddaughter of the late John Tate Sr., Della Tate, the late Leo Rice Sr., and Annie Rice.
Mr. and Mrs. David McGee of Starkville are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Candace Lynne McGee, to James Donald Feazell of St. Martin, son of Mr. Scott Feazell of St. Martin and Mrs. Emily Best Feazell of Ocean Springs.
Candace is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. William McGee of Starkville and Mr. and Mrs. Don Hall of Brandon.
Emily Jean Rose and Mac Alan Blaine were united in marriage in an afternoon ceremony on the twenty seventh of February at Luckett Lodge Chapel in Brandon, Mississippi.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Rose of Starkville. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Irene Ray and the late Mr. Elbert Ray, Sr. of Sturgis and the late Peary and Alma Rose of Starkville. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mac Blaine of McCool. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. James K. Godfrey of McAdams and the late Mr. and Mrs. W.A. Blaine of McCool.
Curtis and Flora Moore are happy to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Latasha Shanet Moore to Donald Bernard Taylor, son of Nelia Mae Taylor and Tom Hibbler.
The wedding is set for 3 p.m. August 7, 2010, at Sand Creek Chapel Church in Starkville.
Mann and Mandy Conrad of Starkville are happy to announce the birth of their son, Sawyer Mann Conrad at 1:38 a.m. June 28, 2010, at OCH Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 lbs. 3 oz. and was 20 inches long.
He is welcomed home by his big sister, Piper Conrad.
Grandparents include Tommy and Donna Gladney of Eupora, Phillip and Paulette Lewis of Eupora and Terry and Laura Conrad of Ripley, Tenn.
Shannon and Erin Hammett of Starkville are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Kendall Reese Hammett on June 29, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital, Golden Triangle. She was 6 lbs. 12 oz. and was 20 inches long.
She is welcomed home by her big sister Katelyn Hammett.
Grandparents include Wendell and Liz Ladner of Madison, and Donnie and Beverly Hammett of Starkville.
Great-grandparents include Mary Ladner of Madison, Lois Donaldson of Columbus, and Emma Hammett of Grandbury, Texas.
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Burtt of Ocean Springs are pleased to announce the engagement of Mrs. Burtt's daughter, Lindsey Morgan Phillips, to Andrew Mark Abernathy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Abernathy of Starkville.
Phillips is also the daughter of Preston Phillips of Ocean Springs.
The bride-elect, a graduate of the University of Mississippi, is the managing editor of At Home Tennessee magazine in Memphis, Tenn.
There is absolutely nothing as beautiful and as showy as one single sunflower... except a whole field of hundreds of flowering Sunflowers right here in Oktibbeha County, Starkville, Mississippi State University. Sunflowers are like people cause â€œsunflowers stand out!â€™
A bond referendum is a likely possibility as city officials restart talk and set a course of action on Starkvilleâ€™s nearly 10-year-old consideration of a Municipal Complex.
A city panel involved in the discussion comprised of Ward 5 Alderman Jeremiah Dumas, Ward 6 Alderman Roy Aâ€™. Perkins, Chief Administrative Officer Lynn Spruill and Mayor Parker Wiseman met Thursday to formulate a plan for moving forward.
Ward 4 Alderman Richard Corey was unable to attend the meeting.
A Starkville man has been indicted on charges of child fondling and sexual battery in connection with a series of incidents involving children ranging in age from 3 to 14.
David Parrish, 26, was arraigned Thursday morning in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court on two counts of child fondling and one count of sexual battery.
He remains jailed under a hold placed on him by Corrections Department officers, who are seeking to have his post-release supervision from a prior narcotics conviction revoked.