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February 22nd

Author gives county students writing insight

February 23, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Chuck Galey began his visit to East Oktibbeha County High School with an activity, but he gave few instructions.

Another med group backs Miss. Medicaid expansion

February 23, 2013

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
Associated Press

JACKSON (AP) — Another medical group is asking Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant to expand Medicaid, but his spokesman says the Republican remains firmly opposed.

February 21st

Blaze damages home in Maben

February 22, 2013

From staff reports

Fire damaged a Maben home Thursday morning, according to Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan.

SSD adds consolidation to strategic plan discussion

February 22, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville School District integrated the prospect of consolidation with Oktibbeha County School District into its second of four strategic planning meetings Thursday at Hilton Garden Inn while also identifying priorities, goals and values.

Garnett wants law requiring permits for transient sales

February 22, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Chadd Garnett is calling for the board of supervisors to consider adopting an ordinance that requires door-to-door salespeople to have a permit confirming the legitimacy of their business.

Gas price hike leaves top analysts guessing

February 22, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Ricky Tate has retired from Mississippi State University, but that hasn’t stopped him from taking up a private plumbing business with his brother, Kevin Tate. The price of gasoline, however, is slowing him down.
“It’s hard to get people to put up extra money for gas,” Ricky said. “That often ends up coming out of our own pocket.”

MSU puts Alabama away in second half

February 22, 2013

The Mississippi State Bulldogs played well in the first half of Thursday's women's basketball game against Alabama.

As good as MSU looked in the first half and leading by 10 points at the break, head coach Vic Schaefer couldn't help but feel it could be even better.

Schaefer had that same feeling at Ole Miss two weeks ago.

MSU welcomes tough opponents for Classic

February 21, 2013

The Mississippi State baseball team will meet a very familiar foe this weekend.

The No. 12 (Collegiate Baseball) Bulldogs host the inaugural Diamond Classic presented by Polk's Meat Products this weekend and one of those opponents will be Samford, which ended MSU's season in 2012.

State (5-0) plays the defending Big Ten Conference Champion Purdue (2-2) today and Saturday at 6 p.m.

Lady Wolverines’ see season come to an end

February 21, 2013

FOREST- Playing against a Dandy Dozen is never easy and on Thursday East Webster found out just how hard that can be
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Tipping off against Scott Central which features Victoria Vivians, the Lady Wolverines dropped a 49-36 contest to bring the 2012-2013 campaign to an end.

February 20th

Taking their game to state: Jackets getting ready for bowling event in Flowood

February 21, 2013

Starkville High’s bowling team has been quite busy in the last few weeks.

Including winning the Region 2 championship in Tupelo, the Yellowjackets have played multiple practice games in preparation for the next leg of their journey.

A trip to Flowood is up next for the team to compete in the State Tournament.

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