Archive - Mar 3, 2013
Twenty-five hundred words were not enough for Bradley Curtis.
Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Margie Pulley held a called meeting Feb. 13 to bring a new principal into East Oktibbeha County High School, and she plans to hold the OCSDâ€™s regular monthly meeting at noon Monday in the OCSDâ€™s offices, discussing routine financial issues and East Oktibbeha County Elementary Schoolâ€™s HealthWorks program.
Donald W. Zacharias, whose 12-year tenure as Mississippi State Universityâ€™s president was second longest in the institutionâ€™s history, died Sunday at age 77 of complications from multiple sclerosis at a Starkville nursing facility.
It has become an almost automatic for the Mississippi State baseball team to walk off the field with a victory in the early stages of the 2013 season.
It happened twice on Sunday.
The Bulldogs knocked off Saint Joseph's 2-0 in the second game of a doubleheader to sweep the twinbill and the four-game series at Dudy Noble Field.Â
The Starkville Lady Yellowjackets fastpitch softball team is looking to use the momentum of last year's Class 5A playoff appearance to have another good run this spring.
Even though SHS lost the first two games of the season going into the Tupelo Jamboree over the weekend, head coach Wendy Jolly still likes the direction the program is headed.
Donald W. Zacharias, whose 12-year tenure as Mississippi State University's president was second longest in the institution's history, died Sunday at age 77 of complications from multiple sclerosis at a Starkville nursing facility.
CLINTON â€“ Signed, sealed and delivered in orange and blue.
Defeating Presbyterian Christian School 54 -33, Starkville Academy wrapped its season with a 43-0 record and as the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Overall State champions.
Those are the best two words to describe the season just completed by the Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers.
The Lady Vols defeated Presbyterian Christian 54-33 Saturday afternoon at the A.E. Wood Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi College to cap a perfect 43-0 season.
CLINTON â€“ Sallie Kate Richardson can block a shot and grab a rebound as she has done all season long for the Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers.
On Saturday, she providing the scoring the Lady Vols needed to secure the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Overall State championship.
Mississiippi State men's basketball coach Rick Ray made sure he let it be known how he felt about the student involvement in Saturday's game against Ole Miss.
After shaking hands with the Rebels, Ray came over to the student section, pointed and celebrated with the same students he asked to come.