Archive - Nov 2012
MATHISTON â€“ In midweek action at the gymnasium on the former Wood Junior College campus, the East Webster Wolverines and the Houston Hilltoppers split hard wood competition.
The Lady Wolverines pulled off a thrilling 45-36 victory over the Lady Hilltoppers, while the Wolverines dropped their contest 54-28.
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission smoothed the boundaries of its proposed Overstreet and Greensboro local historic districts through strategic additions to and subtractions from the districts at its meeting Thursday.
By NATHAN GREGORY
The city of Starkville will soon launch its revamped website, which local officials say will offer more interactivity between city residents and their government and provide more information to non-residents seeking information about the city.
Mr. Robert Earle Gandy of Starkville, 62, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012 in Tupelo.
Funeral services will be held 11a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at Sixteen Section M.B. Church in Starkville with Rev. J.W. Richardson officiating.
Burial will follow at New Prairie Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be held noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at Century-Hairston Funeral Home.
Col. Julian Gould Brunt, 92, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko.Â
Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at Stonewall Chapel in Ethel.
Burial will follow in the Stonewall Cemetery.
Jordan Funeral Home of Kosciusko is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. James L. Kellum, 93, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012 at his home.Â Â
Funeral services will be held 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 at Adaton Methodist Church with Rev. Ken Butler and Rev. Sandra Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in the Adaton Methodist Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville.
William Kenneth Sansing Sr. of Maben, 87, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012 peacefully in his sleep at the Mississippi State Veterans Home of Kosciusko.Â
Graveside services will be heldÂ 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 at Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston with Rev. Tommy Temple and Rev. Randall Poss officiating.
Mrs. Edna Mae Fuller Cox of Greenville, 97, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 at her home.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 at Mortimer Funeral Home in Greenville with her niece, Barbara Smith, officiating.
Burial will follow in Lehrton Cemetery near Ruleville.
Visitation will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 prior to services.
JACKSON â€“ Bob Stanley remembered what it was like to represent Starkville High School in the Class 5A State championship game in 1981.
Now as a representative of Wilson Sporting Goods, Stanley had a message to the latest generation of high school football players getting ready to play for state championships this weekend.