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February 18th

City board to consider list of capital improvement projects

February 19, 2013

The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider authorizing a list of recommended capital improvement projects for Fiscal Year 2013 during its 5:30 p.m. meeting today at Starkville City Hall.

Supes support state leaders on school merger

February 19, 2013

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 in favor of supporting the actions of state legislature in regards to a bill proposing consolidation of Starkville City and Oktibbeha County schools during its meeting Monday.

Volunteers win soccer playoff match

February 19, 2013

The Starkville Academy Volunteers fought windy conditions at the Starkville Sportsplex Monday afternoon, but it did not keep them from moving one step closer to a championship.

Defeating Pillow Academy 4-0 in the quarterfinals, the Volunteers will advance to the semifinals to face Jackson Academy at 3 p.m. on Thursday.

Vols showing big-size heart in postseason

February 19, 2013

There's no denying the size of the heart of the Starkville Academy Volunteers.

Anyone who witnessed last Saturday night's 67-65 victory in three overtimes over Washington School could tell the Vols still had much fight left in them.

SA girls plan to treat Prep very serious

February 19, 2013

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers have their sights set on winning another trophy after claiming the Class AAA, Division II State championship last Saturday.

With its tradition of playing good basketball at this time of the year, Jackson Prep stands in the way of the Lady Vols at Jackson Academy today. The two teams play in the first round of the Class AAA Tournament at 4 p.m.

SHS girls see season end with loss to New Hope

February 19, 2013

COLUMBUS – It was a steep mountain for the Starkville High School girls' basketball team to climb.

The Lady Yellowjackets comeback fell short, as the New Hope Lady Trojans beat SHS 67-47 in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs.

Lady Wolverines advance in South Class 2A

February 19, 2013

MATHISTON – The rain that began falling on the outside of the gym where East Webster plays its home basketball games was a fitting omen.

Shots had been raining down all night long for the Lady Wolverines on Monday.

BREAKING: MSU's Roquez Johnson suspended indefinitely

February 18, 2013

MSU head coach Rick Ray took the podium Monday afternoon at the Humphrey Coliseum, with some more big news for the Bulldog basketball team.

He announced that sophomore forward Roquez Johnson was suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules.

"Roquez Johnson has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules," Ray said.

February 17th

Myra Browning

February 17, 2013

Mrs. Myra Loretta Browning of Starkvile, 78, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 in Delta Heights Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Cleveland with Rev. Barry Dickerson officiating.

Ray Funeral Home of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.

Supes to weigh lease options for county lake

February 17, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Lease options regarding the county’s portion of Oktibbeha County Lake and a resolution to support consolidation of Starkville and Oktibbeha County schools will be two discussion topics in today’s board of supervisors meeting, officials say.

The 5:30 p.m. meeting will be held at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse.

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