Archive - Nov 2012
Mrs. Pearlie Warren, 64, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in Tupelo.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at St. Matthew M.B. Church with Rev. Nathaniel Best officiating.
Burial will follow at Lawrence Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 at West Memorial Funeral Home.
West Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Starkville Community Theatre continues its season with the premiere of â€śSix Dance Lessons in Six Weeksâ€ť Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
Directed by M.J. Etua, â€śSix Dance Lessons in Six Weeksâ€ť was written by Richard Alfieri and stars veteran SCT actors Lyle Tate and Marsha Williams.
County election commissioners say Tuesdayâ€™s General Election voters should exercise patience and drive carefully to the polls as heavy traffic is expected in areas near voting precincts.
Polls open 7 a.m. tomorrow and close at 7 p.m.
Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen was still accepting blame on Sunday afternoon.
After Saturday's 38-13 loss to the Texas A&M Aggies on Saturday, there could have been quite a bit of finger-pointing going on.
Mullen continued to insist during his Sunday teleconference that the reason for the problems ultimately rest on his shoulders.
CLEVELAND â€“ The Starkville High School girls swim team benefitted from the state championship efforts of the girls 200 freestyle relay team and claimed second place overall in Class II at the State Championship meet on Saturday.
Class II is comprised of all Class 5A and 6A schools so the Lady Jackets defeated all 5A schools, while Tupelo was the only 6A school that finished higher.
It wasn't what Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray wanted, but at least it was a win.
Mississippi State held off William Carey 80-74 Sunday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum in an exhibition game.
By RUTH MORGAN
The Starkville News election results flashed on a large screen mounted high on the side of Pullerâ€™s Drug Store in no way compared toÂ The New York Times Building in Times Square whose famous electric news ticker display was first used to announce the results of the United States presidential election of 1928.
By GARY BACHMAN
A couple of years ago, I wrote about a new plant I found for the fall landscape called golden thryallis. We planted some in our landscape at Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, and I have it growing in a large container at my house.
By DON VAUGHAN
A friend of mine recently told me that her teenage daughter asked her to braid her hair. My friend asked her if she needed it to be upbraided while she braided her hair. She said, â€śDon, maybe you could weave the word upbraided into a future Vaughanâ€™s Vocabulary column.â€ť
By MATT CRANE
On June 1, 1962, the graduating Starkville High School earned their well-deserved diplomas and began their journey into the working world.