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Archive - Aug 22, 2012

Starkville receives Class 4 fire rating

August 22, 2012


Starkville officials announced Tuesday that the city’s fire protection rating has improved from a Class 5 to a Class 4 after a July inspection by the Mississippi State Ratings Bureau.

MDPS spokesman identifies person shot by deputies

August 22, 2012


Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain confirmed Damion Lavent Street, 33, of 581 Cannon Road, was killed by Oktibbeha County deputies Monday.

Famed university scholar Polk dies

August 22, 2012


Mississippi State University representatives confirmed that Noel Polk, a renowned literary scholar, journal editor and professor emeritus in MSU’s English department, died Tuesday.

Oakleys share memories of growing up in Oktoc

August 22, 2012


The community of Oktoc takes center stage at the latest speaker series in honor of the Starkville’s 175th birthday.

Proper step forward: Lady Vols pick up first win of season

August 22, 2012

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers put an end to a four-game soccer losing streak and earned its first victory of the season by defeating the Washington School Generals Tuesday 6-0 at the Starkville Sportsplex.

The win came on SA head coach Robert Gardner’s birthday and puts their record at 1-4 for the season.

Barber leads, teaches SA

August 22, 2012

Starkville Academy's Mary Austin Barber's senior year on the diamond has been one filled with a lot of emotion and opportunities for her to lead and teach.

The Lady Volunteers fell 13-2 to Heritage Academy Tuesday afternoon at Lady Volunteer Field.

Barber started in the circle for the Lady Vols and saw a 7th grader play in her usual shortstop spot.

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