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February 26th

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.

February 25th

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.

HPC to wrap historic district talks

February 26, 2013

The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall to discuss final approval of local historic districts’ boundaries before forwarding those districts and their design standards to the Starkville Board of Aldermen.

MSU's defense suffers when offense lacking

February 25, 2013

The Mississippi State men's basketball team had a glimmer of hope heading into last Saturday's home game against Vanderbilt.

The Bulldogs (7-19, 2-12) were in the game late against Alabama last Wednesday, but ended up dropping a 64-56 decision.

MSU played well down the stretch and Bulldog head coach Rick Ray was hoping it was going to carry over when the Bulldogs hosted the Commodores.

MSU's Owen picks up SEC recognition

February 25, 2013

Alison Owen has been waiting a long time to get back into the circle.

The Mississippi State redshirt junior has made quite an impact so far in 2013 for the Bulldog softball team.

It was proved to be true for Owen again last weekend and she got attention for it on Monday.

Owen was selected as the Southeastern Conference Softball Co-Pitcher of the Week.

February 24th

Sudduth launching new Watch DOGS program

February 24, 2013

As Title I social worker at Sudduth Elementary School, Ginger Mitchell sees a lot of mothers each day.

Mitchell said a great many mothers had joined Sudduth's Parent-Teacher Organization, and a number of mothers taught or had other jobs at Sudduth. It was rarer, she said, to see fathers — or even grown men in general — and she wanted to change that.

1 escapes mobile home fire uninjured

February 24, 2013

A University Hills Mobile Home Park resident evaded injury Sunday morning after waking up to find her home filled with smoke.

Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said East Oktibbeha County Fire Department was dispatched to the scene at 6:33 a.m. Sunday and found an electric furnace had ignited a fire inside and around the residence.

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