Archive - 2013
By STEVEN NALLEY
Oktibbeha County School District conservator Margie Pulley approved annual plans for technology, professional development and test security at the districtâ€™s regular monthly meeting Monday.
By NATHAN GREGORY
If all members of the Starkville Board of Aldermen vote the same way they did Jan. 2 to increase pay for the mayor and aldermen today during their meeting, they will have more than enough votes to override Mayor Parker Wisemanâ€™s veto.
By NATHAN GREGORY
For more than 10 years, the two-hour parking limit signs on Main Street were more of a reminder to be courteous to others visiting the downtown area than a rule.
That ends today, at least for the next four months.
Toriano Holloway did not expect to have "Dr." in front of his name when he was young.
George T. â€śTommyâ€ť Everett III could have gone to Ole Miss, but he instead became one of Mississippi State Universityâ€™s most distinguished alumni.
Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Margie Pulley will discuss several routine annual plans, but not the OCSDâ€™s proposed consolidation with the Starkville School District, at the OCSDâ€™s meeting at noon Monday at the OCSDâ€™s offices.
Mississippi State women's basketball coach Vic Schaefer was in a mood to celebrate Sunday afternoon.
Following a 47-44 victory for the Bulldogs over the Arkansas Razorbacks, Schaefer gathered his team around in front of the bench and shared a joyful moment.
There haven't been too many of those this season, but Schaefer wanted to make sure the players knew how he felt of their effort.
Mississippi State head basketball coach Rick Ray was hoping for a better result from his team in the second half than the last time out.
He didn't get it.
LSU's Anthony Hickey hit a floater in the lane with 1.5 seconds left to help the Tigers (12-7, 3-5) edge past the Bulldogs (7-13, 2-6) 69-68 Saturday night inside Humphrey Coliseum.
Mississippi State has suffered some tough losses on the basketball court this season.
None were tougher than what took place at Humphrey Coliseum on Saturday.
The Bulldogs surrendered a 17-point lead, got it back in the late stages of the game, only to lose in the final seconds as the LSU Tigers won a 69-68 decision in Southeastern Conference action.
The Beehive at Starkville High School was full of emotions and excitement Saturday night as it honored the seniors.
Tipping off against Canton, the Yellowjackets ended the home season with a 63-47 victory.