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Archive - Jul 2013

July 13th

Maintaining standard: SHS looks to remain strong even with move to Class 6A

July 13, 2013

There have been some major accomplishments in the past year for Starkville High athletics.
SHS athletic director Stan Miller also is excited about the future.
Miller and the Yellowjackets are focused on the move up to Class 6A, then there is the addition of several new coaches as well as the bringing in of a completely new sport.

SMITH COLUMN: Renfroe off and running for Emeralds

July 13, 2013

The projection for former Mississippi State baseball player Hunter Renfroe to make the major leagues will be by 2015.
If he continues on the pace that he's shown to begin his professional career, don't expect it to be that long.
Renfroe has gotten off to a good start for the Eugene Emeralds in the San Diego Padres' organization. In his first two games, he has gotten four hits in seven at-bats.

Parks doesn't pass up an opportunity to coach

July 13, 2013

Jarrod Parks told himself that he was never going to coach, unless the right offer came along. 
The former Mississippi State Bulldog was released by the Los Angeles Angels organization last September. He returned to his hometown, Madison, where several coaching offers presented themselves.

July 12th

No doubting Thomas: Young Starkville golfer heads to regional event

July 12, 2013

The United States Golf Association, the Masters Tournament Foundation and the Professional Golf Association of America have found a way to give young kids an opportunity to compete on the golf course.
It was announced this year during the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club that the three entities were going to be sponsoring the Drive Chip & Putt Championship.

Schaefer's AAU team plays for championship

July 12, 2013

It has been a busy summer for Starkville High School girls basketball player Blair Schaefer.
After winning the free-throw shooting contest and scoring 17 points for the North All-Stars in the Mississippi Association of Coaches All-Star Game in Clinton on Monday, she turned her attention back to the Amateur Athletic Union Nationals in Orlando, Fla. at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

Hamilton anxious to help EMCC staff

July 12, 2013

East Mississippi Community College has a new face standing on the football sidelines this season.
A former Starkville Academy standout, Webb Hamilton has been hired to oversee the Lion’s linebackers as well as serving as the staff’s video coordinator.

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Police investigate potential homicide

July 12, 2013

SDN Staff

Starkville Police Department is investigating a death at the Dawg Wash car wash at 1307 Stark Road.
Starkville Police Chief David Lindley said the incident was reported to the department at 5:27a.m. Upon arrival, police found a body on the scene.
"It does appear to be at this time a homicide," he said. "We have been investigating it and are continuing to investigate it."

July 11th

Sturgis trudges through PD issues

July 11, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Sturgis Board of Aldermen took no action during a meeting to discuss the Sturgis Police Department’s structure, but members of the public asked aldermen for explanations of their decision to remove...

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Students weigh in on tuition

July 11, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Mississippi State University’s tuition will increase this fall more than any other public university in the state, leaving some students concerned their finances and those of others at MSU.

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GSDP regroups, seeks member director

July 11, 2013

By MARY GARRISON
news@starkvilledailynews.com

The Greater Starkville Development Partnership has released the official job description for what was formerly the Chamber of Commerce vice president’s position, with a few minor tweaks.

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