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Archive - Aug 2012

August 19th

Moon: US close to manufacturing renaissance

August 19, 2012

By CARL SMITH
sdnnews@bellsouth.net

With the right investments and commitments, Mississippi Manufacturers Association President and CEO Jay C. Moon says Mississippi can position itself to revitalize its manufacturing industry as costs continue to rise overseas.

Board to consider software upgrade for 911 computers

August 19, 2012

By CARL SMITH
sdnnews@bellsouth.net

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors is expected to take the final step necessary to update its county 911 emergency system by approving a software upgrade purchase for dispatchers’ computer systems at its 5:30 p.m. Monday meeting at the courthouse.

Parties involved in nonpartisan races

August 19, 2012

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
Associated Press

JACKSON — Mississippi has nonpartisan judicial elections in name, if not in practice.

BREAKING NEWS: MSU announces Mirando resigns

August 19, 2012

Mississippi State is gearing up for the 2012 football season and with 13 days remaining before the opening kickoff, the Bulldogs announced the resignation of Angelo Mirando.

Mirando, who served as the MSU receivers coach last season, indicated personal reasons was the cause for his departure from the program.

August 18th

Mullen satisfied with Bulldogs in final scrimmage

August 19, 2012

The rains passed through the Starkville area on Saturday afternoon just in time for coach Dan Mullen and his Mississippi State Bulldogs to hold their final scrimmage of fall camp.

The end result was a satisfied head coach.

Softball win excites Lady Vols: Starkville Academy edges Washington

August 18, 2012

The Starkville Academy softball team had seen its share of losses this season, but Saturday they finally had something to celebrate.

The Lady Volunteers beat Washington School 5-4 in four innings in the 10th annual College Exposure Tournament at the Starkville Sportsplex for their first win.

Lady Vols use tourney to develop experience

August 18, 2012

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers are using any type of tournament situation to their advantage this softball season.

With two games played at the 10th annual College Exposure Tournament, Starkville Academy saw it as an opportunity to keep building for the future.

SMITH COLUMN: Exposure event very good cause for East Webster

August 18, 2012

An early Saturday morning storm dumped a tremendous amount of rain upon the Starkville Sportsplex softball fields.

With the thought of how wet it was going to be to have a softball tournament, it was necessary to call tournament director Dan Moreland to see if the 10th annual Exposure Tournament was going to be played.

MSU softball players assist in building of home

August 18, 2012

Sam Lenahan knows what hard work means as a member of the Mississippi State softball team.

In her transition from catcher to third base, it's nothing new for Lenahan to face the task at hand with the Lady Bulldogs.

Lenahan goes about her business the same way off the field.

Research advice shared at SPL genealogy workshop

August 18, 2012

By MATT CRANE
sdnlife@bellsouth.net

The crowd gathered Saturday for Starkville Public Library’s genealogy workshop are one step closer to completing the puzzles of their past.

Sponsored by the Hic-A-Sha-Ba-Ha chapter of the Daughter’s of the American Revolution, the workshop featured presentations from Kay Parker Evans, Sharon Keys and Caroline Reed.

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