Archive - 2013
Representatives from the city of Sturgis and the Sturgis South Bike Rally Board confirmed Thursday that plans for a 2013 Sturgis motorcycle rally have been canceled, ending negotiations between the city and motorcycle rally boards for the year.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs haven't seen a losing season in basketball in over 12 years.
It came back around on Wednesday night.Â
The Missouri Tigers (18-6 overall, 7-4 Southeastern Conference) cruised to an easy 78-36 victory over Mississippi State (7-16, 2-9) inside Humphrey Coliseum.
It was not very pretty on the basketball court Wednesday night for Mississippi State.
During a season when quite a bit has gone wrong for the Bulldogs, it got worse against the Missouri Tigers.
All phases of the game seemed to work against MSU in a 78-36 loss at Humphrey Coliseum. The Bulldogs were out-shot, out-rebounded and sadly out-hustled at times, especially in the first half.
There's nothing like a little rivalry to juice up a Valentine's Day meeting on the basketball court.
That's what takes place in Oxford tonight when the Mississippi State Bulldogs take on the Ole Miss Rebels in Southeastern Conference women's action at 7 p.m.
Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen will see a familiar face around the Leo Seal Jr. Football Complex.
On Wednesday, it was announced that Mullen had hired former Illinois assistant coach Billy Gonzales to coach wide receivers.
Katie Wood of Starkville High School called her opportunity to sign a tennis scholarship with Holmes Community College "a big deal."
It was considered big for Wood personally, for the Yellowjacket program and for Holmes Community College.
The SHS athlete shared the signing experience on Wednesday with family and coaches Wednesday afternoon at the school.
Almost nine months have eclipsed since the Starkville Academy Volunteers were last on the diamond where they captured the Class AAA South Division II championship and were runner-ups for the State championship.
Today, coachÂ Neal Henryâ€™s Vols make their return as they raise the curtain on the 2013 campaign.
By NATHAN GREGORY
A bill to consolidate the school districts of Oktibbeha County and Starkville passed through the Mississippi House of Representatives Wednesday.
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Starkville Planning and Zoning Commission recommended city approval for nine land use requests from First Baptist Church at its meeting Tuesday, adding some conditions that an FBC representative says have caused concern among church members.
By JEFF AMY
JACKSON â€” Officials estimate it will take tens of millions of dollars to repair damage at the University of Southern Mississippi caused by Sundayâ€™s tornado.