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Archive - Oct 2013

October 8th

OCSD recognizes student achievement

October 8, 2013

Oktibbeha County School District celebrated its students’ achievements at its first regular meeting since the Mississippi Department of Education released its 2012-13 school accountability results.

The entire district improved last year and raised its overall ranking from a D to a C.

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Supervisors talk education, roads

October 8, 2013

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors discussed manufacturing training with East Mississippi Community College at their Monday meeting.

Raj Shaunak, vice president of Workforce and Community Services at East Mississippi Community College, appeared before the board to discuss the matter.

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Local site gets big-time backers

October 8, 2013

Paul Burke describes himself as a “serial entrepreneur.”

October 7th

Bedwell does well: SA's junior wins SCC event

October 7, 2013

It was just a “matter of him putting it all together” as Alex Bedwell won the Starkville Country Club Invitational recently.

MSU's Mullen knows Bowling Green will be motivated

October 7, 2013

For many "mid-major" football programs, the chance to play a team in a big-time conference is welcomed.
Many of the smaller schools are on a mission to prove something and may enter with a chip on its shoulder.
That may be seen this weekend in Starkville. Mississippi State (2-3) host Mid-American Conference school Bowling Green (5-1) this Saturday for homecoming.  

Bulldogs get sharp in fall softball

October 7, 2013

There are no championships or regional berths on the line in the fall, but that doesn't mean this time of the year is any less important for the Mississippi State softball program.
Seven games have been scheduled for the Bulldogs over the next three weeks and coach Vann Stuedeman wants to use those outings to introduce the newcomers to the game at a higher level.

Mural project plans underway

October 7, 2013

Lorrin Webb is a recent graphic design graduate from Mississippi State who has been all over the country that is thriving because of art. Because of her exposure to such artwork, Webb is now working to make Starkville a more visually appealing town through building murals.

SPIRIT OF OKTIBBEHA: Karges’ passion drives service

October 7, 2013

Alyson Karges believes in Starkville. As a native of the city, Karges is deeply rooted in the many things that make Starkville what it is today.

October 6th

Mullen faces former school in next game for Bulldogs

October 6, 2013

Homecoming on a college campus is usually a special time.
This year's Mississippi State homecoming is especially special for head coach Dan Mullen.
Mullen leads his Bulldogs (2-3) into a homecoming showdown with the Bowling Green Falcons (5-1) this Saturday. 

SHS keeps improving on the field

October 6, 2013

The Starkville Yellowjackets weren't as sharp as they could have been on offense last Friday night, but in a winning situation, there can be a reason to smile.
After a 35-0 homecoming victory against Northwest Rankin, the Jackets improved their records to 4-2 overall and 2-0 in Class 6A, Region 2.

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