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From Bugs to the Bizarre

September 26, 2012

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Whether he is illustrating the minute details of local and exotic insects or creating personal works through global collaborations, Joe Macgown is driven to do one thing: create.

Mayor breaks tie, ’12-13 budget plan passes

September 26, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Mayor Parker Wiseman broke a 3-3 deadlock on a resolution to approve Starkville’s upcoming fiscal year budget during a recess board of aldermen meeting Wednesday.

Board grants triplex appeal with variance

September 26, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Board of Adjustments and Appeals approved a street setback variance for a triplex currently under development on Mallory Lane and re-elected its chair and vice-chair at its meeting Wednesday at City Hall.

Starkville Summit unites town leaders

September 26, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Leaders from more than four dozen local organizations will convene 11:30 a.m. today at OCH Regional Medical Center to discuss methods to strengthen quality of life in Starkville.

HPC talks strategy to inform citizens

September 26, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission discussed methods for disseminating information about its proposed local historic districts at its meeting Tuesday, but it did not set concrete dates for meetings in the Overstreet, Greensboro and Nash Street neighborhoods targeted for historic districts.

New MSU football uniforms unveiled

September 26, 2012

Mississippi State fans have heard new football uniforms were on the way.
On Wednesday, the Bulldogs unveiled the look they will don during their games with Texas A&M and Ole Miss.

East Webster's defense gangs up on opponents

September 26, 2012

MATHISTON – There's a saying that defense wins championships.

East Webster's defense is making that cliche look promising.

The Wolverines are 5-1 this season and a big reason is the defense. East Webster head coach Doug Wilson echos that cliche and knows how important defense is in this game.

"Defense wins championships," Wilson said. "It is just as important as a fast-paced offense."

Opposing viewpoints: Provine sports battering Rams

September 26, 2012

The Provine High School Rams may not have the type of record that is overly impressive, but they have a running game that does.

Frank Jenkins and Robert Lee have combined for 714 yards rushing this season. Jenkins is the top rushing Ram with 388 yards on 85 carries.

SA's Gardner encouraged despite home soccer loss to PCS

September 26, 2012

Sometimes it's hard to find a silver lining when a soccer team doesn't score a goal in a match.

However, Starkville Academy soccer coach Robert Gardner found a reason to be encouraged Wednesday afternoon.

Rasberry keeps family legacy alive in Oktoc

September 26, 2012

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktoc native Anna Marie Rasberry has a special connection with the annual Oktoc Country Store and continues to keep her legacy and community tradition alive today.

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