Skip to main content

Archive - Aug 2013

Shooting reported near MSU

August 31, 2013

Mississippi State University reported a shooting at the Sprint Mart on Blackjack Road just west of campus early Saturday morning.
The university issued a Maroon Alert text message warning at 12:53 a.m. Saturday, warning students and alert subscribers that a shooting had been reported at the convenience store.

August 30th

East Webster nips Noxapater 20-19

August 31, 2013

NOXAPATER – The East Webster Wolverines fought hard Friday night to claim a close 20-19 victory on the road at Noxapater.
“It was a battle,” Wolverine coach Doug Wilson said. “We knew coming in that Noxapater had a great ball team and they didn’t let us down. It was a hard fought game and they are a fine team. We got behind, but the guys just kept fighting and weathered the storm.”

Eupora cruises to 51-21 victory over French Camp

August 31, 2013

EUPORA – The Eupora Eagles improved to 2-0 this season as the Eagles knocked off French Camp 51-21.
Ask Eagles coach Junior Graham what is leading to his team’s success and he attributes it all to “experience” and hard work.

Vols pick up victory: Starkville Academy rebounds at home

August 31, 2013

After losing 35-3 in their first game last week on the road against Lamar School, the Starkville Academy Volunteers bounced back in a major way at home defeating East Rankin Academy 28-7.

Second half struggles contribute to SHS loss

August 31, 2013

The Golden Egg Trophy currently held by the Ole Miss Rebels, now have the miniature version also headed to Oxford.
Starkville and Oxford met in the inaugural “Little Egg Bowl” in Starkville on Friday night, and it was the visiting Chargers who picked up the 35-24 win, in a second half full of struggles for the Yellowjackets.

MSU sweeps the first volleyball match of the season

August 30, 2013

Freshman Kimmy Gardiner and the Mississippi State Bulldogs may have had some nerves early during the first volleyball match of the season.
As the action progressed, the Bulldogs became more and more comfortable and went on to defeat Southeast Missouri 3-0 (25-23, 25-18, 25-18) on Friday afternoon to open the Maroon Classic at Newell-Grissom Building.

Town prepares to ‘Get Swept Up’

August 30, 2013

Starkville aims to roll out the red carpet to football fans planning to attend Mississippi State University’s home opener Sept. 7 versus Alcorn State.

Game day fashion making ‘13 debut

August 30, 2013

Although football season has just begun and Mississippi State fans are waiting to unveil their game day attire for Saturday, Starkville clothing stores have spent months gearing up for game day fashion.

Erin Ray, owner of Denim and Lace, said she began looking for football season clothes in May, with shipments arriving in late July.

Program helps at-risk youth

August 30, 2013

A Mississippi program is offering struggling high school students a chance to turn their fortunes around.

The Mississippi Youth Challenge Academy, based at Camp Shelby, is a program for “at-risk” 16-18-year-old students.

Starkville School District Assistant Superintendent Toriano Holloway Is familiar with the program and has referred students to it.

Program helps at-risk youth

August 30, 2013

A Mississippi program is offering struggling high school students a chance to turn their fortunes around.

The Mississippi Youth Challenge Academy, based at Camp Shelby, is a program for “at-risk” 16-18-year-old students.

Starkville School District Assistant Superintendent Toriano Holloway Is familiar with the program and has referred students to it.

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