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February 15th

Mozelle Murphy

February 16, 2013

Mrs. Mozelle Waits Murphy, 95, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at her residence in Eupora.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Eupora with Brother Travis Gray officiating.
Burial will follow in Mt. Vernon Cemetery in Webster County.
Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at the church prior to services.

SHS girls drop 58-51 decision to Canton

February 16, 2013

CANTON – It wasn't the type of start that the Starkville Lady Yellowjackets were looking for, but the finish was more to their liking.

Even though the Lady Jackets lost a 58-51 decision to homestanding Canton in the finals of the Class 5A, Region 3 Tournament, they came back to make a run, only to see it fall a bit short.

William Baldwin

February 16, 2013

Mr. William Albert Baldwin, 74, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 in Meridian.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at Blackjack Missionary Baptist Church in Starkville with Rev. R.T. Branson Sr. officiating.
Burial will follow at Memorial Gardens of Starkville.
Visitation was held noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at West Memorial Funeral Home chapel

Eupora girls win game in OT

February 16, 2013

MADISON – Following a closely fought contest that extended into overtime the Eupora Lady Eagles ended Friday evening victorious over Madison St. Joseph's 56-53.

MSU hosts St. Louis Federal Reserve President Bullard

February 16, 2013


Nuances are important to Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard.

Wireless technology to be on gas meters

February 16, 2013


Starkville Electric Department finished the first phase of its fiber optic network installation in December, which will allow for customers to monitor their use of electricity. In the coming months, many Starkville residents will also be able to monitor their gas usage when the installation of a similar system is complete.

UPDATE: Club shooting suspect identified

February 15, 2013

Lowndes County deputies have identified a suspect in connection to a fatal shooting at a club near the Oktibbeha-Lowndes county line just after midnight Thursday.

Ronagal Lamar Outlaw II, 17, of 1859 Stowood Road faces one count of murder in connection to the death of 23-year-old Starkville resident Trumaine Macon and is being held at Lowndes County Jail on a $200,000 bond.

February 14th

Marcus Anderson

February 15, 2013

Mr. Marcus Lawrence Anderson, 65, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.

Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 in the Welch Funeral Home chapel with Rev. John Tolliver officiating.
Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 at the funeral home prior to services.

Moreland officially begins mayoral campaign

February 15, 2013


Republican mayoral candidate Dan Moreland officially launched his campaign Thursday at Starkville Cafe.

Moreland, who originally filed his qualification papers Jan. 2, will challenge incumbent Democrat Parker Wiseman and Democrat Mary Lee Beal for the office. Primaries will be held May 7. The general election will be June 4.

MSU offers insight at family weekend

February 15, 2013


The Mississippi State University “True Maroon” will be on display this weekend as the Office of Parent Services begins its inaugural Bulldog Family Weekend Friday.

Welcoming hundreds of families from across the country, Director of Parent Services Cat Walker said she is excited about the first edition of this family-oriented experience.

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