Archive - Nov 2012
Janell Henry Arnold, 81, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at Hospice of West Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Starkville.
Mrs. Marie Reed Fulgham, 83, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Eupora.
Funeral Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 at the Crossroads Baptist Church in Choctaw County.
Burial will follow in the Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Oktibbeha County. Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at Oliver Funeral Home.
Mrs. Vivian Lee Thigpen Whitfield, 58, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at her sonâ€™s residence in Brandon.Â
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 in the chapel of Welch Funeral Home with Rev. Ben Butler, Rev. Barry Robinson and Rev. Bryan Carrubba officiating.
Burial will follow in Adaton United Methodist Church cemetery.
Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen is eager to get back to work this week.
The Bulldogs (7-3, 3-3) are coming off three straight losses and Mullen believes if a few things had gone their way, they might have a different record.
Although there are no pads worn in basketball, there is still the toughness factor that is seen.
On Monday night, the Mississippi State women's basketball didn't have it.
The Lady Bulldogs (1-1) fell to Hampton (2-0) 56-48 at Humphrey Coliseum.
MABEN â€“ It is basketball season and if you ask coach Danny Crawford about the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves, you can sense the excitement event before he starts talking.
MABEN â€“ The West Oktibbeha Lady Timberwolves have a few obstacles that they will have to overcome in order to be successful during the current basketball season.
The first will be their youth, while the second will be facing sanctions that were recently placed on the West Oktibbeha school system.
ACKERMAN â€“ Ackermanâ€™s coach Gary Beals knows his team will be competitive during the 2012-2013 season, but just how competitive will be determined as the season progresses.
â€śYou can only tell so much from practice,â€ť Beals said. â€śOur competitiveness is just one of those things that we will have to wait and see what happens when we hit the court.â€ť
ACKERMAN â€“ Gary Beals knows that it is going to take plenty of hard work from this yearâ€™s Ackerman Lady Indians squad if they want to compete hard and achieve their goal of making the playoffs.
Losing tough seniors Vanessa Miller, Sarah Bowles and Kadesia Simmons certainly took something from Ackerman, but Beals says that â€śmost of the top six have played a lot.â€ť
Thousands of children will experience the magic of theatre this week as Theatre MSU presents â€śThe Amazing Adventures of the Marvelous Monkey Kingâ€ť on the main stage of McComas Hall.
Directed by Jo Durst, the play tells the story of the mischievous Chinese superhero, the Monkey King as he dances and battles his way through life learning lessons of leadership, responsibility and forgiveness.