Archive - May 25, 2012
By CARL SMITH
Area law enforcement agencies are working overtime this weekend to keep county roads safe and crackdown on seat belt violators.
By STEVEN NALLEY
After extensive research and preparation, Brian Xu said he found the perfect introduction to his valedictory speech while enjoying a burrito at Taco Bell.
Mississippi State rallied from a 3-0 deficit to eliminate the top-seeded LSU Tigers 4-3 in 10 innings Friday in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament in Hoover, Ala.
Danny Carlisle has shared many moments with family and friends since announcing his retirement as baseball coach at Starkville High School.
He gets to add to that list this afternoon.
CLEAVELANDâ€”Mrs. Elise Wingfield Bassett of Cleveland, 65, died Tuesday, May 21, 2012 in Tampa, Fla., after a three-year battle with cancer.
Mrs. Julie Kamille Niven, 43, died Wednesday, May 23, 2012.
Funeral services will be held graveside at 4:15 p.m. at Memorial Garden Park Cemetery.
TUPELOâ€”Rev. William Eugene â€śBillâ€ť Harrison, 81, died Thursday, May 24, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center.Â
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ The saying goes that all good things must come to an end and that was true for the Mississippi State Bulldogs Thursday afternoon.
By MATT CRANE
Fourth Fridays, Starkville Community Theatreâ€™s writing group, holds its first singer-songwriter forum tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Playhouse on Main.