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October 28th

Marvin Haney

October 28, 2013

Marvin York Haney, 86, died on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.  Born April 15, 1927 in Nara Visa, NM, he was a son of Coleman Bailey and Nell Logan Haney. Raised in Pampa, TX he was a graduate of Pampa High School and he served the United States Navy in the Pacific aboard the USS Atlanta from 1945 until 1946.

Charles William Golden

October 28, 2013


Allie Will Richardson Gipson

October 28, 2013

Allie Will Richardson Gipson, 78, died October 21, 2013 in Norwich, Connecticut.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 @ Zion Gate Missionary Baptist Church, Columbus, MS with Reverend Dr. James A. Boyd, officiating.
Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday, October 29, 2013 @ West Memorial Funeral Home in Starkville, MS from 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM.

Kate Dell Frazier

October 28, 2013

Kate Dell Frazier, 98, a homemaker, passed away Friday October 25, 2013 at the Windsor Place in Columbus, MS. Ms. Frazier was born January 8, 1915 in Crawford, MS. She was a member of Bevils Hill Methodist Church.

David Nicholas Collins

October 28, 2013

Funeral services for David Nicholas Collins of Winona will be at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, 
October 28, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Vaiden 
Cemetery in Vaiden.

Visitation will be Sunday, October 27, from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m., at Oliver Funeral Home.

Mr. Collins, 31, died at his residence on Thursday, October 24.


Mrs. Mississippi tells story to U.S.

October 28, 2013

Ever since she was 5 years old, Sagen Gunnoe knew she wanted to be a veterinarian.

But, her dreams of becoming a vet were derailed at 13 when doctors told her she would never walk again after having surgery for scoliosis, an abnormal curving of the spine.

SPIRIT OF OKTIBBEHA: Gregory’s vision helps city grow

October 28, 2013

There’s much to be said about the work Jennifer Gregory, CEO of the Greater Starkville Development Partnership, has done and continues to do, but there’s a common denominator everyone in the town recognizes: her vision for Starkville.

October 27th

MSU's Mullen rotates quarterbacks, punters

October 27, 2013

Mississippi State has used two quarterbacks this season and two kickers.
The Bulldogs are set on a two-quarterback system and it seems that head coach Dan Mullen is comfortable with using two guys to punt.
In Thursday's 28-22 win over Kentucky, Devon Bell and Baker Swedenburg both punted.
Bell punted three times for an average of 41.7 yards. His longest punt went 46 yards.

Bulldogs, Huddleston progress this soccer season

October 27, 2013

The Mississippi State soccer team found a reason to be encouraged Sunday afternoon.
Despite falling to 0-10 in the Southeastern Conference, the latest effort for the Bulldogs may have been the best yet.
MSU lost a 1-0 decision to the 13th-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks at home and it is considered something to be something positive.

MONDAY MORNING QUARTERBACK: SHS on brink of region title

October 27, 2013

Starkville is one win away from doing of what was maybe once believed to be the unthinkable.
If the Yellowjackets (7-2, 5-0) beat Warren Central Friday night, they win Class 6A, Region 2. The 2012 Class 5A State champions have not had a drop off since moving to 6A.

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