Archive - Nov 2012
By JAY REED
Iâ€™ve come to the conclusion that the once-a-year symposium of the Southern Foodways Alliance is akin to a high octane roller coaster ride on a weekend trip to Six Flags.Â
By STEVEN NALLEY
Mississippi State University President Mark Keenum has established a task force to raise salaries for MSU faculty members closer to the salaries of their peers at other Southeastern universities.
By MATT CRANE
For Daphne Walton and her family, dreams are coming true.
Habitat for Humanity members, Mississippi State University officials and family and friends of the Waltons gathered Tuesday at 276 Steadman Lane to dedicate the fourth Maroon Edition home and 50th Starkville area Habitat home.
The Footprints Prayer is an inspirational poem about having faith in God.
Also known as "Footprints in the Sand," the prayer shows how God is always present, especially in times of need.
It's a list that definitely worth checking twice.
With Christmas a little over a month away, it appears that Santa is going to be very good to Mississippi State defensive back and former East Webster player Johnthan Banks.
Banks was chosen as one of three finalists for the 2012 Jim Thorpe Award on Monday. The award annual goes to the top defensive back in college football.
Starkville's Kate Mattox has always found ways to be motivated in an athletic competition.
When she was 10-years-old, Mattox was seeded eighth in the breast stroke for the state swimming championships and was supposed to finish last.
There's one twist to the story.
The meet was being held in Oxford, the home of the University of Mississippi.
A Mississippi State University student reported missing last week is in custody of the Connell Police Department in Connell, Wash., after he was charged Saturday with second degree assault and possession of an unlawful weapon for allegedly threatening a police officer with a shotgun.
The Egg Bowl is very important to the fans from Mississippi State and Ole Miss.
It all comes down to bragging rights and being able to hold your head up high when you see a fan from the opposing team.
For recruits, MSU football coach Dan Mullen doesn't think the game sways their decision one way or the other.
WEST POINT - The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers claimed a 58-52 victory over the Oak Hill Lady Raiders in what turned out to be a closely-contested game.
In the end, Starkville Academy outscored the Lady Raiders by six to continue its perfect season. The Lady Vols improved to 7-0.