Archive - 2013
A Eupora Police officer died Wednesday after trying to stop a high-speed chase.
Mississippi Highway Patrol Sgt. Criss Turnipseed said Keith Crenshaw, 52, of Eupora died after trying to deploy a spike strip to stop three suspected robbers that authorities wanted in connection with an attempted bank robbery in Grenada.
Sturgis Mayor Walter Turner is slated to appear today in Jackson before the Mississippi Ethics Commission, which has charged him with violating ethics codes by selling goods to the city of Sturgis while in office.
Local authorities and utility providers are urging customers to be aware of a reported utilities scam targeting local consumers.
When she was 11 years old, Kaley Edwards was told by many doctors she would never walk again.
Kaley was riding a four-wheeler with a friend when the two fell into a ravine. Kaley was thrown into the four-wheelerâ€™s handle bars and her right hip, pelvis and right arm were broken and her sciatic nerve was damaged.
Coach Rick Ray was looking for one certain thing in Wednesday night's scrimmage.Â
The Mississippi State basketball team scrimmaged in front of a few fans at Humphrey Coliseum and they saw a little bit of what Ray was expecting to see.
Mississippi State women's basketball coach Vic Schaefer has two veteran point guards in Katia May and Jerica James, then there is a junior college transfer in Savannah Carter to push them.
That has made for a very competitive situation for the Bulldogs.
During Wednesday night's scrimmage at Humphrey Coliseum, the MSU point guards were very active on offense and defense.
Quality is what fans can expect when they watch the Heritage Academy Patriots, and Friday night when the team takes the field against Starkville Academy the goal will be no different.
Murrah High School football coach Zack Grady was presented a pretty tall task this season.
He was faced with having to replace 16 starters from last year's team.
As expected, there have been some growing pains for the Mustangs, who take records of 4-5 overall and 2-2 in Class 6A, Region 2 into Friday's home game at Newell Field against the Starkville Yellowjackets.
A new entrance road into Mississippi State University is in the planning stages.
MSU is working with the Mississippi Department of Transportation to plan a road through the universityâ€™s South Farm that would connect Blackjack Road to Poor House Road, playing into Oktibbeha Countyâ€™s larger plans for overall access to the city and campus from the south.
ain Street in Starkville will take on the facade of a fall paradise Friday evening during the fifth annual Pumpkinpalooza.