Archive - 2013
CLINTON â€“ Even though the game was closer than usual for the Starkville Academy girls, the Lady Volunteers never lost sight of their goal.
Starkville Academy's quest of finishing the season undefeated as the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Overall State champions has one more hurdle to clear.
On a day where the temperatures were in the 30s and snow flurries were seen, it didn't cool down the Mississippi State baseball team.
The No. 9 (Collegiate Baseball) Bulldogs fought off the cold weather for a 10-0 win over the St. Joseph's Hawks.
It is the fourth game this season in which MSU (12-0) has scored in double digits and third in a row. MSU only managed five a season ago.
The Mississippi State men's basketball team wants to get back its competitive spirit.
One thing that could bring that about is a matchup against the arch rival.
The Bulldogs (7-20 overall, 2-13 Southeastern Conference) host in-state rival Ole Miss (21-7, 10-5) today. Tipoff is set for 4 p.m. and can be seen on Fox Sports Net.Â
CRAWFORD â€“ A couple of East Oktibbeha Titans will be taking their talents to the next level.
On Friday, Steven Bell and Eddie Young both inked letters of intent to play football for Holmes Community College.
MAYHEW â€“ Dan Mullen knows there is more to life than coaching football.
The fifth-year Mississippi State coach makes sure he is involved with organizations that are helping people in need.
He took advantage of an opportunity Thursday night to speak to an organization that is geared toward helping.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Heather Webb may have gotten her Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi, but she is more than happy to celebrate Mississippi State Universityâ€™s birthday.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Starkville Fire Department marshals are investigating the cause of a blaze that destroyed the interior of a hotel room Thursday.
A shift manager at Americaâ€™s Best Value Inn & Suites on Miss. Highway 12 said she called 911 after a customer came into the lobby and said he saw smoke coming from the back of the building.
By STEVEN NALLEY
UPS Chief Operating Officer David Abney directs a transportation network serving more than 220 countries and territories with more than 90,000 vehicles and more than 500 aircraft. But, when he started his career in 1974, he said he was nothing more than an 18-year-old loader with UPS in Greenwood, fresh from high school.
By MATT CRANE
For women looking for better opportunities and knowledge in both life and workplace skills, the Christian Womenâ€™s Job Corps is looking to offer not a handout, but a hand up.
The Mississippi Stateâ€™s womenâ€™s basketball team pulled off a feat not achieved by the team in three years on Thursday evening.
In 2010, the Bulldogs defeated Ohio State in the NCAA tournament and since that time, the program has not been able to recreate the feat.