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Dovie Thomas Reed

August 28, 2013

Dovie Thomas Reed, 95, passed away on August 27, 2013 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Eupora. She was an Avon representative and member of Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Church.  She enjoyed quilting, sewing and crafts. 

MSU secondary to be tested by OSU offense

August 28, 2013

It will be baptism by fire for the Mississippi State secondary come Saturday.
The Bulldogs open the season against one of the better offenses in the country in No. 13 (Associated Press) Oklahoma State in Houston, Texas.
MSU lost several members of it's secondary from last year's squad including cornerbacks Johnthan Banks and Darius Slay.

Oxford's Hill hopes schedule a benefit

August 28, 2013

Most high school football programs don't shy away from scheduling tough non-division action early in the season.
Oxford is one of those places.
The first four games for the Chargers are against Jackson Prep, Starkville, East Side and Lafayette.
It's the hope of Oxford head coach Johnny Hill that schedule will toughen up his squad.

East Rankin Academy looks to bounce back

August 28, 2013

East Rankin Academy coach Matt Butts used one word to describe last Friday's 27-14 loss to Central Hinds Academy.
"Terrible," Butts said. "(It was) absolutely, positively terrible. We turned the football over three times and the defense did not play well at all. We just played terrible."

EMCC opens season at Pearl River CC

August 28, 2013

East Mississippi Community College football coach Buddy Stephens could certainly find a reason to be distracted if he wanted to be.
When the Lions travel to Pearl River Community College tonight to open the season, Stephens will be returning to a place where he was a two-year letterman on the offensive line (1987-88).

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Transit system coming along

August 28, 2013

University and city officials are making progress on implementing a new mass-transit system for Starkville.

Though lights flash, tracks empty

August 28, 2013

Saturday afternoon brought a storm with it — a sudden torrent that emptied itself in about an hour and left downtown Starkville bathed in humid air and pale, pink twilight.

SPD searching for female credit card fraud suspect

August 28, 2013

Starkville police are asking for public assistance identifying a credit card fraud suspect.

According to an SPD release, police are searching for a suspect, who they identified as a black female of medium build that wore glasses.

Trivia nights offer something different

August 28, 2013

People rarely juxtapose drinking and knowledge, but several Starkville bars combine those two on a weekly basis.

On any given weeknight in Starkville, bars and restaurants are filled with trivia goers putting their knowledge to the test.

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