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State slated to assume control of EOCHS

September 18, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

State education officials are set to assume control of East Oktibbeha County High School due to consistent failing scores on state school ratings.

City OKs removal of McArthur gate, Wiseman to veto

September 18, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Residents of the Green Oaks subdivision flooded the confines of Starkville City Hall’s courtroom Tuesday and pleaded their case to the board of aldermen that the right decision was made in closing off entrances from Stark Road to their neighborhood in 1999.

Sheriff’s Dept. will benefit from grants

September 18, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

In business not related to the Oktibbeha County Lake or OCH Regional Medical Center, the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors approved accepting two grants from the Mississippi Department of Public Safety designed to assist with DUI and seat belt law enforcement.

City school board sets new goals at meeting

September 18, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville School District Board of Directors discussed changes to its overarching and calendar-based goals, a new computer learning program, and several other items at a special meeting Tuesday at the Greensboro Center.

Honnell keeps tradition alive with famous stew

September 18, 2012

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

The annual Oktoc Country Store is fast approaching, and community members are working hard to keep the 42-year-old tradition alive.

Iron Chef Birthday

September 18, 2012

By JAY REED

Quick recipe to get the room talking

September 18, 2012

By GRACE STRAHAN

Why is it that every person that claims ‘not-to-be-a-cook’ has a recipe that everyone wants?

Smith plays the game he loves for T-Wolves

September 18, 2012

Growing up, Von Smith had a love for the quarterback position.

As a senior at West Oktibbeha, he is playing the position and the game he loves.

"When I was young, I always wanted to be the guy that threw the ball," Smith said. "Coach (Adam) Lowrey has taught me how to read defenses. I can step out on the field and look at a defense and know what we can use."

Williams becomes a leader for Titans

September 18, 2012

Justin Williams found out during the summer that he was going to be the next starting quarterback of the East Oktibbeha Titans.

Since then he has worked on being the type of leader that East Oktibbeha coach Randy Brooks expects him to be.

Through the first four games for the Titans this season, Brooks likes what he sees from the junior signal caller.

SMITH COLUMN: Big prep games on the schedule for area teams

September 18, 2012

There are some big division football games on the schedule this Friday for area high school teams.

When a squad starts experiencing a little bit of success, the importance of games becomes bigger and bigger.

Take the East Oktibbeha Titans for example.

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