Archive - Jan 2013
Mrs. Florean Walton, 89, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 in Ridgeland.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 at Pine Grove M.B. Church-Bluff Lake in Starkvlle with Rev. Charles Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in Crigler Cemetery in Starkville.
Visitation will be held noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at Century-Hairston Funeral Home in Starkville.
Mrs. Evelyn Clara Jones Peeples Hatcher, 94, died Jan. 14, 2013 at the Carrington Nursing Center in Starkville.Â
Graveside services will be held 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 at Evergreen Cemetery in Jacksonville, Fla.
Visitation will be held 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 prior to services.
Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Kathryn Isabell Quinn Lange, 95, daughter of longtime Ackerman community leader D.H. and Isabell Quinn passed away Dec. 15, 2012, in Kalispell, Mont.
Kathryn was cremated at her request, and private family services have been held.
By JAY REED
A top ten list just wouldnâ€™t be the same without the other five, right?
Last week we covered a tempura-battered hot dog, shallots, lamb fries (not French), macarons (not roons) and a fried oyster BLT. Not a bad start to end the year. Let us now be complete.Â
By STEVEN NALLEY
Before meeting Wade Williams, Jack Bryan wasnâ€™t bad at math, but he didnâ€™t enjoy it.
Bryan, now a senior at Starkville High School, first met Williams as a student in his trigonometry class. Since then, he said he has taken four math classes under Williams, and his ACT math score has risen from 27 to 34.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Starkvilleâ€™s sales tax and 2-percent restaurant tax figures for 2012 are on pace to eclipse 2011â€™s totals, according to the cityâ€™s latest revenue report.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Ask Clifton Story about his new job, and heâ€™ll say it mostly consists of running a machine his predecessors built.
By MATT CRANE
During closing ceremonies at the 2013 Mississippi Theatre Association Festival in Columbus Sunday, both Starkville Community Theatre and Starkville High School were recognized with awards for their competition productions.