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MSU to face Northwestern in Jan. 1 Gator Bowl

December 2, 2012


Coach Dan Mullen believed that success could be accomplished in Starkville when he took over the Mississippi State football program.

For only the second time in school history, the Bulldogs are going to three consecutive bowl games.

Gunnoe crowned Mrs. Mississippi America

December 2, 2012


Mississippi State University student Sagen Gunnoe was crowned the 2013 Mrs. Mississippi America on Nov. 11 at the Millennium Theater inside the Goldstrike Casino Resort in Tunica.

Gunnoe, a second-year veterinary student at MSU, came to Starkville in 2007 with her husband Lacy to pursue her dream of working with animals.

County schools to discuss policies, codes, discipline

December 2, 2012


The Oktibbeha County School District’s leadership will discuss school district codes, policies, discipline and other items at the district’s regular monthly meeting at noon Tuesday in the district’s offices.

Sen. Turner earned bipartisan respect

December 2, 2012

Associated Press

JACKSON — Current and former Mississippi lawmakers, across party lines, are mourning the death of longtime Democratic Sen. Bennie Turner of West Point, who died Nov. 27. He was 64.

Maben man charged with stabbing pregnant woman

December 2, 2012

A Maben man is in custody at Oktibbeha County Jail after officials say he allegedly stabbed a pregnant family member of his girlfriend multiple times Sunday morning.

John Jones, 30, of 110 Sanders Trailer Park Road, is in custody after he was charged with two counts of aggravated assault.

Holiday concert set for Tuesday

December 2, 2012


The Starkville-Mississippi State University Symphony Orchestra is ready to bring the Christmas spirit to Golden Triangle residents with its annual Criss Christmas Concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Starkville.

Santa Claus is dressed in red and white

December 2, 2012


Nightmare at the ‘sick spa’

December 2, 2012


I’ve been dreaming of booking a spa weekend at one of those plush retreats where the staff pampers the guests and makes them feel wonderful. You know those places — where you can drop a few pounds while dining on gourmet fare and being followed around by an adorable exercise instructor.

Lab Rats Comedy plans for ‘world-ending’ show

December 2, 2012


If the Mayan calendar is right and the world does end on Dec. 21, 2012, Mississippi State University's improv troupe, Lab Rats Comedy, is ready to give audiences one last laugh riot with "Lab Rats: Defyin' the Mayans" at 9 p.m. Tuesday on the McComas Hall main stage.

DRIVE FOR FIVE: SHS completes special season with fifth crown

December 2, 2012

JACKSON – When Jamie Mitchell took over the Starkville High School football program three years ago, he was trying to build something special.

He saw the hard work pay off Saturday night.

The Yellowjackets (12-3) beat the Pascagoula Panthers (11-3) 28-11 for the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 5A State championship on the campus of Jackson State.

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