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January 19th

SHS boys hold on for victory

January 20, 2013

It's easy to start a game out on a hot streak and take an early lead. It's another thing all together to finish strong and get the victory.

For the Starkville High School boys' basketball team, starting strong has been easy, but closing out has been the difficult part.

Starkville Academy teams sweep Oak Hill

January 20, 2013

Having won five of their last six games, it seems things are starting to click for the Starkville Academy Volunteers.

On Saturday, the team demonstrated its chemistry as the Volunteers defeated the Raiders of Oak Hill Academy 56-37.

Starkville Christian wins tourney title

January 20, 2013

LOUISVILLE – The Starkville Christian School Cougars have played tournaments during the five-year history of the school and never came away as champions.

That is until Saturday night.

The Cougars defeated Tupelo Christian 48-44 in the championship game of the Grace Christian Invitational for the title.

Unity Park monuments remain covered

January 19, 2013

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Monuments honoring key national figures who championed race relations and education remain covered by tarps at the Oktibbeha County Education Building, but supervisors say they are working to not only remove those in the future, but also add plaques honoring local civil rights advocates.

MLK Day to feature breakfast, service, march, education

January 19, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’”

Mississippi 4-H kicks off robotics program

January 19, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The threshold of a new level of robotics waited for Hallie Westbrook inside a Lego box.

Mardi Gras highlighted in new museum display

January 19, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

While Fat Tuesday might not happen until Feb. 12, organizers and volunteers at the Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum are getting into the Mardi Gras spirit with its newest exhibit.

Engagement: Pan - Cook

January 19, 2013

Steven and Elena Pan of Starkville are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Melody Siew-lee Pan, to Mr. Jack Foster Cook, son of Michael and Lee Cook.

Marriage: Mr. and Mrs. Croxdale

January 19, 2013

Jacqueline Nicole Myers of Bloomington, Ill., formerly of Starkville, and Timothy James Croxdale of Bloomington, Ill., formerly of Memphis, Tenn., were united in marriage at three o’ clock in the afternoon on Nov. 2, 2012 at the Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort in Morelos, Mexico.

Traveling 7,000 miles to research southern roots

January 19, 2013

By RUTH MORGAN
For Starkville Daily News

Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
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Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...
By RUTH MORGAN For Starkville Daily News General Wiley Norris Nash was one of Mississippi as well as Starkville’s most...
Creation is imagination, and being a visual artist I'm attempting to be creative, inventive, and imaginative. To...

 

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