Skip to main content

Archive - Feb 26, 2013

Gainesville, Fla.: Road trip, day two

February 26, 2013

By JAY REED

My recent trip to Gainesville, Fla. had one primary purpose: to attend a meeting related to my day job. Mission accomplished. 

Ruby Kemp

February 26, 2013

Mrs. Ruby Jean Kemp formerly of Sturgis, 85, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013 at her residence in Pearl.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013 in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel in Louisville with Rev. Grady Bailey Jr. officiating.

Burial will follow in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery.

Future of bank branches uncertain

February 26, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Renasant Corporation and First M&F Corporation signed a definitive merger agreement earlier this month, but any discussion on what will become of the two Starkville M&F locations is moot until acquisition closes later this year, according to Renasant representatives.

Pryor, FBC making municipal appeal

February 26, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Board of Adjustments and Appeals will meet to discuss two variances for First Baptist Church’s new child care facility at 4 p.m. Wednesday in City Hall’s Community Development Department.

HPC passes districts along to aldermen

February 26, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission recommended approval of boundaries and standards for local historic districts without any amendments at its meeting Tuesday, despite multiple residents appearing at the meeting to ask them to exclude their properties from the districts.

Spring ‘unWINE’ showcases MSA

February 26, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

With the spring season right around the corner, women of Starkville are ready to raise a glass and make a toast to warmer weather as the Greater Starkville Development Partnership sponsors its latest unWINE Downtown event.

SPD swears in 4 new officers

February 26, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Brandon Hernandez had two family members at the Starkville Police Department before he joined SPD himself. His brother-in-law, Jonathan Headley, and his wife, Gabrielle Hernandez, are both officers with SPD, but he said that did not mean those two played a role in recruiting him.

IHL Diversity Award nominees recognized

February 26, 2013

By ZACK PLAIR
editor@starkvilledailynews.com

Taking on the predominantly men’s world of athletics might be a challenge for any female athletic department employee at a major university. That was especially true for Ann Carr, who spent eight years of her career as an academic adviser for the Mississippi State University football team.

Former OC deputy recognized for valor

February 26, 2013

Earlier this month, former Oktibbeha County Deputy David Lewis received a plaque that reminded him of a day that could have been his last.

MSU business college focuses on entrepreneurship, outreach

February 26, 2013

Business, or at least its study, is apparently booming at Mississippi State University.

Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...
By RUTH MORGAN For Starkville Daily News General Wiley Norris Nash was one of Mississippi as well as Starkville’s most...
Creation is imagination, and being a visual artist I'm attempting to be creative, inventive, and imaginative. To...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes