Archive - Sep 12, 2012
By MICHAEL WARDLAW
An amateur football coach accused a former Mississippi State University booster of several NCAA violations involving freshman Will Redmondâ€™s recruitment Wednesday.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Oktibbeha County Chancery Court has set a hearing date for an objection to the city of Starkvilleâ€™s municipal complex plan filed Sept. 4.
The hearing will be held 9 a.m. Oct. 10 at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse.
By NATHAN GREGORY
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors has set a special hearing to discuss and consider approval of the proposed 2012-13 fiscal year budget 10 a.m. Friday at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse.
By MATT CRANE
This fall, the United Way of North Central Mississippi has one goal: Live united.
Serving Oktibbeha, Choctaw, Webster and Winston counties, the organization began its 2013 campaign with a luncheon program Wednesday at the Starkville Sportsplex.
WEST POINT â€“ Mississippi State got a strong finish from Ally McDonald on Wednesday to finish fourth in the inaugural Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational.
The MSU sophomore carded a final round of 69 for a 4-under-par score of 212 which was good for a two-way tie for third place.Â The finish is a career low for McDonald and is the second lowest 54-hole score in MSU womenâ€™s golf history.
Two members of the Mississippi State football team picked up national honors on Wednesday, which is another indication that the Bulldogs are headed in a positive direction as a team this season.
MSU football coach Dan Mullen likes the identity that his team is beginning to develop after home wins over Jackson State 56-9 and Auburn 28-10.
The Starkville Yellowjackets needed to hear some good news during their open week.
On Monday, the Jackets got it concerning running back Preston Baker.
Baker, the leading receiver and second-leading rusher for the Jackets, suffered what initially looked like a severe injury to his lower leg in last Friday's 47-22 loss to West Point.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers are getting players introduced to the game of football at an early age.
With the pee-wee league in existence for a few seasons now, Starkville Academy's coaches like what it has provided for elementary-aged boys.