Archive - 2013
MATHISTON â€“ A group of Webster County youngsters are spending their summers preparing for the upcoming pee wee football season.
Britt Goodin spends his days as a state trooper in Webster County, but for the past few years, he has been running a summer workout program for area pee wee athletes.
GULF SHORES, Ala. â€“ Longhorns Baseball finished pool play at the United States Sports Specialty Association AA World Series with a 3-0-1 record after a win and a tie on Thursday.
After tying the Houston (Texas) Wranglers, a team in the Major league, 5-5, the Longhorns came back to beat the South Alabama Bruins 12-7.
An athletic event can be an effective way to honor the memory of an individual close to the heart.
That is the case with Mugshots and former employee Lindsi Hill.
Hill lost her life in an automobile accident five years ago and a scholarship fund was started in her name.
In the worst-case scenario, local law enforcement and first response agencies will be just a little more prepared.
A long-ongoing murder case may face another delay if a Mississippi 16th Circuit judge grants three motions the defense filed last week.
Oktibbeha County Sheriffâ€™s Department arrested Archie Quinn, 52, in September 2008 after he allegedly broke into 45-year-old Terry Johnsonâ€™s Oktibbeha County home and reportedly shot Johnson and 35-year-old Stacey Gray. Gray died from her injuries.
One night in early July, 7-year-old Joelle â€śJojoâ€ť Lindner decided the time had come to say goodbye to her hair.
On March 18, 2008, Anita Lindseyâ€™s worst nightmare became reality when her daughter, 22-year-old Quanesha Lindsey, was shot and killed in the street in front of her home on Pecan Acres. Since then, sheâ€™s been working to honor her daughterâ€™s memory and restore a positive sense of community for residents of Starkville with a Community Day celebration.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“Â The success or lack thereof for aÂ football team's quarterback can say a good bit about how an offense is going to do.
For the Mississippi State Bulldogs, they have one of the more veteran signal callers in the Southeastern Conference.Â
Senior quarterback Tyler Russell is in his fifth year with the Bulldog program and will be in his second year as the main guy under center.
Mr. Freddie Estel Parker, Sr.. 65, died Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Maben.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Friday at Wood Springs Baptist Church in Choctaw County. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation is Thursday from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Oliver Funeral Home.
Mr. Parker was a retired welder.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ Mississippi State players have been thrust into the spotlight this preseason, and on Wednesday, one more Bulldog saw his name on an award watch list.
Bulldog senior quarterback Tyler Russell made the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award watch list, presented to the nation's top collegiate signal caller.Â