Skip to main content

Archive - Aug 20, 2013

Robert Ford

August 20, 2013

Robert Ford of Hoover, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2013, at the age of 88. He served in the U.S Navy in the Pacific during WWII. Mr. Ford graduated from Mississippi State University on May 23, 1949, and was married to his wife, Dorothy that same day. He retired from South Central Bell after 36 years service.

High school or club? Rule changes forces Starkville players to choose where to play

August 20, 2013

Due to a Mississippi High School Activities Association rule change, soccer players throughout Starkville are forced with a heavy decision when it comes to where they will play.

Bulldogs working to get consistency on defensive line

August 20, 2013

There is a good bit experience and depth on the Mississippi State defensive line, but the key word this year is consistency.
In his second stint with the Bulldogs as the defensive line coach, David Turner inherits a vast amount of talent and big bodies.
Although there's some experience with the defensive line, last Saturday in practice his squad took a step back.

SMITH COLUMN: Hit high, hit low injuries happen

August 20, 2013

Injuries are a part of football.
It seems like more and more the issue of safety is creeping into the game and there are rules being implemented in the college game to keep concussions from happening.

City tax hike on board agenda

August 20, 2013

Starkville aldermen will consider formally issuing intent to raise citizens’ ad valorem taxes by 2.78 mils during the board’s recess meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at City Hall.

Supervisors hear funding requests

August 20, 2013

Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors heard presentations from the Mississippi Horse Park and the American Red Cross for continued support at Monday evening’s recess meeting at the courthouse.

The meeting began with Bricklee Miller, facility manager at the horse park, providing the supervisors with information on the horse park’s local impact.

Hood discusses Web's law enforcement challenges

August 20, 2013

Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is in the midst of moving his office from Jackson to his hometown of Houston.

Hood said he believed the move would not affect his job. His job still took him all over the state, he said, and new technology made it possible for him to conduct much of his business remotely.

Hotel Chester, Libby Story team up for Fashion in the Garden

August 20, 2013

Libby Story and Hotel Chester are welcoming students back with Fashion in the Garden at 7 p.m. tonight at The Beer Garden.

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...
Monday was a really bad day.  Huey P, my oversized HP laptop computer, just up and died. He had no symptoms indicating...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes