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February 20th

Mary Downey

February 21, 2013

Mrs. Mary Barwick Downey, 80, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 at Shoals Hospital in Muscle Shoals, Ala.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church in Starkville with Rev. David Shumaker and Rev. Tom Woodard officiating.

Burial will follow in Oddfellows Cemetery.

MSU women host Alabama

February 21, 2013

There was a measure of confidence growing within members of the Mississippi State women's basketball team with wins over Ole Miss, Arkansas and Missouri.

Bulldog head coach Vic Schaefer wants his team to start moving back in that direction.

During last Sunday's loss to LSU, Schaefer saw some of his players drop their head and said after the game that can not happen.

EPA to penalize city for sewage overflows

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

City Public Works Director Doug Devlin informed the Starkville Board of Aldermen Tuesday that the Environmental Protection Agency planned to impose monetary penalties on the city retroactively for sanitary sewer overflows in the public collection system over a five-year period.

City hires Snowden for developer post

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Board of Aldermen hired former city of Tuscaloosa, Ala. director of planning and economic development William Snowden for the director of community development position Tuesday during its recess meeting.

Gaskin qualifies to run for Ward 4 seat

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

John Gaskin has qualified to run for the Ward 4 alderman seat as a Democrat.

SSD plans to meet with stakeholders

February 20, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville School District will hold the second of four public strategic planning meetings at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Hilton Garden Inn, using stakeholder feedback to develop a new mission, vision and set of values for the district.

Film festival to showcase domestic, foreign entries

February 20, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Offering selections from local, state, national and international film makers, the Magnolia Film Festival is once again set to expose visitors and residents to the diverse world of the cinematic community.

Hard work leads SA's Evans to North Alabama

February 20, 2013

The hard work of Starkville Academy girls soccer player Tiffany Evans has been recognized.

At her position as a center midfielder for the Lady Volunteers, Evans had to think quick and react on her feet.

Volunteers travel to take on Jackson Academy in soccer semis

February 20, 2013

The Starkville Academy Volunteers were hit with adversity on Monday when one of their senior players went down with an injury early in their Class AAA soccer match against Pillow Academy.

Even though the Vols had Drew Pellum suffer a broken leg and not be able to finish the season, they rallied together to pick up a 4-0 victory over Pillow Academy and advanced in the postseason.

Yellowjackets work hard in preparation for baseball season

February 20, 2013

The Starkville Yellowjackets are anxious to see if the hard work they have put in pays off.

As the coach Brian Jones era begins at SHS, the players have bought into the system and look to put what they've learned into action.

Jones has been pleased with the work ethic of the Jackets.

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