Archive - Nov 2012
By MATT CRANE
Greater Starkville Development Partnership officials announced format changes to this yearâ€™s Christmas parade, which begins 6 p.m. on Nov. 26.
The Starkville Cowboys 7-8 and 9-10 age groups may have won the Powerhouse Super Bowl.
For coach Rodney Johnson, it was more than just winning a championship last Sunday.
He was proud to see the growth of his teams during the course of the season.
To say expectations are high for Starkville High Schoolâ€™s boys and girls bowling teams would be an understatement.
The excitement coming from SHS coach Jim Philamlee is evident.
The games between Mississippi State and LSU have become more competitive since Dan Mullen took over as head coach of the Bulldogs.
The Saltillo Tigers have a quarterback that has put up impressive numbers both on the ground and through the air this season.
Andrew Soper has completed 82 of 183 pass attempts for 1,364 yards and 14 touchdowns with 196 carries for 973 yards rushing and 10 more scores.
BOSTON (AP) â€” Republican Mitt Romney conceded defeat in the presidential contest early Wednesday, saying the nation had chosen Barack Obama to remain president for another term and that it was time for the nation to unite behind him.
"This is a time of great challenges for America, and I pray that the president will be successful in guiding our nation," Romney said.
By DAVID ESPO
AP Special Correspondent
WASHINGTON â€” President Barack Obama won re-election Tuesday night despite a fierce challenge from Republican Mitt Romney, prevailing in the face of a weak economy and high unemployment that encumbered his first term and crimped the middle class dreams of millions.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Former Ward 1 Alderman Sumner Davis presented evidence at the Starkville Board of Aldermenâ€™s meeting Tuesday to quell legal questions about a gate erected at Douglas McArthur Drive and Stark Road during his administration.
By CARL SMITH
While Republicans and Democrats around the nation held their breath as the presidential campaignâ€™s popular vote was narrowly split, incumbent Mississippi politicians held their seats without any General Election surprises.
In the past two games, Mississippi State's running game has not been where it needs to be.
The No. 22 (Associated Press) Bulldogs (7-2, 3-2) have rushed for a total of 145 yards in their past two outings. MSU rushed for 47 yards in a 38-7 loss to Alabama two weeks ago, and gained 98 yards on the ground in a 38-13 loss to Texas A&M last Saturday.