Archive - Dec 2013
For the second time, community members looked to Twitter to glean more information about the Starkville and Oktibbeha County school districtsâ€™ consolidation on Tuesday evening.
It is that time of year where charity is on the mind of a good many people.
The holiday season and Christmas brings out the best of people and many see it as an opportunity to give to others
The Mississippi State Bulldogs were lucky enough to on the receiving end of some charity Tuesday night.
The Mississippi State men's basketball team will have a pretty good record by the end of the week if it can finish off a sweep of Sunshine State competition.
It was a start in that direction for the Bulldogs on Tuesday night as they defeated the Florida Atlantic Rattlers 78-65 at Humphrey Coliseum.
Annie Louise Mosley, 86,Â diedÂ December 11, 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 19,Â 2013 @ Pine Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Starkville, MSÂ with Reverend Charles Brown, officiating.
Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, December 18, 2013 @ West Memorial Funeral Home in Starkville, MS from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM.
Mississippi State enjoys utilizing the extra practices it gets with the participation in a bowl game on the horizon.Â
The Bulldog coaching staff allows a good amount of younger players get reps that they don't get during the regular season.
On Tuesday, that process came to an end with a scrimmage at Davis Wade Stadium.
In 1950, former Mississippi State University football coach Arthur â€śSlickâ€ť Morton oversaw the beginning of a newÂ all-star game in the state of Mississippi.
Flash forward 65 years, the game is now known as the Bernard Blackwell All-Star Football Classic and is set to be played this Saturday at Joseph Milner Stadium in Gulfport.
Starkvilleâ€™s Board of Aldermen are slated to consider accepting the low bid for a contract to improve drainage at Carver Drive Ditch during its recess meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at City Hall.
The proposed project calls for installing a box culvert and and covering with concrete the sides and bottom of a portion of the channel adjacent to the north side of a residential area.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution of support for an effort to allow Mississippi State University to enter a 55-year lease with lenders for The Mill project.
On Sunday, the NBAâ€™s Sacramento Kings finished a community outreach program called â€ś12 Days of Giving Big,â€ť where players gave back to the Sacramento community.