Archive - Oct 5, 2012
CRAWFORD â€“ The East Oktibbeha Titans were hoping to match their last home victory over Ethel with another one on Friday night.
It didn't take the Titans long to find out that was going to be a difficult task.
The defending Class A State Champion Noxapater Tigers visited East Oktibbeha looking for their sixth-straight victory and left with that in hand after the 48-6 result.
By CARL SMITH
Former Mississippi State University educator Jack Harder says one of his proudest moments as a teacher came last year when an area fourth grader proudly showed him his report card: all As and Bs, and one C.
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Oktibbeha County Republican Party will hold its first annual Patriotsâ€™ Dinner from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the Starkville Sportsplex, bringing in elected officials and candidates at the federal and state levels to discuss the upcoming election and its underlying issues.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Fire Prevention Week begins Sunday, and Starkville Fire Department officials will visit schools and day care centers in the city throughout the month to educate students on the importance of escape planning and practice.
MABEN â€“ Freshman Jack Wilson and sophomore Deangelo Liggins combined for 276 yards and four touchdowns to help the East Webster Wolverines defeat J.Z. George 34-6 on Friday night.
It wasn't exactly the start that East Webster coach Doug Wilson had in mind, but as the game went on, he was more pleased.
EUPORA â€“ Last season the Eupora Eagles had a rough ride home from Hamilton.
On Friday night, they made it a difficult ride for the Lions back to Hamilton.
The Eagles (7-1, 2-0) got revenge on the Lions (3-5, 1-1) with a 55-15 victory at Wafford Field on homecoming in a Class 2A, Region 2, District 4.
ETHEL â€“ Tiberias Lampkin had five rushing touchdowns and the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves spoiled Ethel's homecoming with a 50-14 victory Friday night.
Lampkin ended the night with 118 yards on 15 carries.
The Timberwolves improved their overall record to 6-1 and 4-0 in Class A, Region 3, District 4.
West Oktibbeha host district foe West Lowndes next Friday night.
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