Archive - Oct 22, 2012
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission will discuss neighborhood information sessions it has held and will continue holding for its proposed local historic districts, as well as maps of those districts, at its meeting Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in City Hallâ€™s Building Department.
By ALAN FRAM
WASHINGTON â€” The party that runs the Senate next year may be decided by how well President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney do in toss-up states like Nevada, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin, where ballots feature parallel Senate races about as tight as the presidential contest.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Oktibbeha County authorities continue to investigate an early Saturday morning car wreck that claimed the life of a Louisville man and injured the vehicleâ€™s other two passengers to determine whether alcohol was involved.
By CARL SMITH
The Starkville School District Board of Trustees could hire a new administrator today after Superintendent Lewis Holloway reveals the preferred candidate for the districtâ€™s vacant assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction position.
Alabama week is one the Mississippi State Bulldogs have had circled for a long time.
MSU if it took care of business then a battle of unbeatens on Oct 27 was a distinct possibility.
Now, the Bulldogs are a perfect 7-0 as are the Crimson Tide. The winner of Saturday's matchup in Tuscaloosa, Ala., earns the top spot in the Southeastern Conference's Western Division.
DECATUR, Ga. â€” Mr. Marvin Thomas Bond of Decatur, Ga., 82, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, after a battle with primary liver cancer.Â
A service of death and resurrection will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Decatur First United Methodist Church.
A reception will follow at the church.
Southcare Cremation and Funeral Society is in charge of arrangements.
EAST BREWTON, ALA. â€” Mr. David Lynn Bell, 63, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 at his East Brewtown, Ala. residence.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in the Craver's Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Steve Pendleton officiating.
Burial will follow in Weaver Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at Craver's Funeral Home.
Mrs. Mary Imtaiz of Starkville, 63, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 in Chicago, Ill.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012 in the chapel of West Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. William Richardson officiating.
Burial will follow at Sixteenth Section Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at West Memorial Funeral Home.
Mr. Hershel Wallace Wood, 82, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012 at The Arbors at Willow Springs in Spring Hill, Tenn.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Curry Funeral Home of Dyersburg, Tenn. is in charge of arrangements.
Hershel was born in Miston, Tenn. He served a short time in the Air Force and farmed in Noxubee and Pickens counties for over 30 years.
Mr. Charles Abbott Little, 85, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2012 at Starkville Manor.
A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection.
Visitation will be held 1-3p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at the church.
Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.