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January 17th

City still eligible for ambulance service grant, will pursue

January 18, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The city of Starkville may still be eligible for a Emergency Medical Services Operating Fund grant despite reports earlier this month that the opportunity would not be available.

MDE shooting drill scheduled at Overstreet

January 18, 2013

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Mississippi Department of Education officials will hold a live-shooter exercise Saturday at Overstreet School as part of the organization’s school safety training initiative.

The exercise is closed to the public and will occur throughout the day, MDE school safety spokesman Don Criswell said.

January 16th

Tough time with Tide: Dark night for MSU with loss to Alabama

January 17, 2013

The night started out dark inside Humphrey Coliseum and ended even darker on Mississippi State's chance of going 3-0 in the Southeastern Conference.

The Bulldogs (7-8, 2-1) fell to the Alabama Crimson Tide (10-6, 2-1) 75-43 Wednesday night.

MSU women challenge No. 5 Kentucky

January 16, 2013

A physical presence.

The fifth-ranked Kentucky Lady Wildcats are developing it this season and the Mississippi State Bulldogs know that's what it is going to take to be successful in the Southeastern Conference.

Kentucky head coach Matthew Mitchell is happy that his team has been able to follow up last season's SEC regular season championship and continue to win games.

BREAKING: All local city, county, private schools close due to winter weather

January 16, 2013

The Starkville School District, the Oktibbeha County School District, Starkville Academy and Starkville Christian School have all confirmed that they will remain closed Thursday instead of starting class at 10 a.m. as previously announced due to winter weather, including snowfall.

City to draft resolution supporting CEDA bill

January 16, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville aldermen directed city staff to draft a resolution in support of the Citizens for Economic Development Act to be presented at the board’s Feb. 5 meeting.

MSU partners with Severstal for new research facility

January 16, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Mississippi State University announced on Wednesday a new partnership with Severstal North America to create a 4,000-square-foot Steel Research Center (SRC) endowed with many of the same capabilities as Severstal’s Columbus plant on a smaller scale that makes experimental alloy research financially viable.

Jarvis uses parks as window into values

January 16, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Jonathan B. Jarvis conferred an unexpected honor on his entire audience at Mississippi State University’s McCool Hall Tuesday night.

Volunteer events set for MLK Jr. Day of Service

January 16, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Through the efforts of Volunteer Starkville, the Maroon Volunteer Center and AmeriCorps VISTA, the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be celebrated throughout the Starkville and Mississippi State University communities this and next week.

January 15th

Reed’s year in review: Part 1

January 16, 2013

By JAY REED

Dateline: January. It’s the time of year for making resolutions. Or not. 

The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
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...
Monday was a really bad day.  Huey P, my oversized HP laptop computer, just up and died. He had no symptoms indicating...

 

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