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September 18th

Magnolia Heights has ability to score points

September 18, 2013

Coming off a 75-48 win against Marshall Academy, the Chiefs of Magnolia Heights are looking to keep rolling as they welcome Starkville Academy to town on Friday.
The recent victory was much needed for the Chiefs, who the previous week were shut out by Jackson Academy after having opened the season 2-0 with wins at Northpoint Christian and at home against North Delta.

Hosting meet today, change for Jackets

September 18, 2013

A change is in store when the Starkville High cross country team takes the track this week.
Instead of running early in the morning on a weekend, the Yellowjackets will line up this evening at the Mississippi Horse Park for the Mississippi State Cross Country Invitational.

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Yellowjackets host meet at Sanderson

September 18, 2013

The Starkville High School swim team is excited about the opportunity to host a swim meet today.
At approxmiately 4:15 p.m. at the Sanderson Center on the campus of Mississippi State, the Yellowjackets welcome six other swim teams in for competition.
Tupelo, West Point, Mississippi School of Math and Science, Tupelo Christian Prep, Ripley and Amory will join Starkville in the pool.

MSU student dies in accident - Another student injured

September 18, 2013

One MSU student is dead, another is injured and a third has been arrested, all in connection with a Tuesday morning traffic accident near McDonald’s and Strange Brew Coffeehouse on Highway 12 in Starkville.

Starkville police said the accident occurred just after 2 a.m. Police identified the deceased as 19-year-old Kyle D. Barker of Lucedale.

Abduction attempt report ruled hoax

September 18, 2013

Mississippi State University has determined that a female student falsely reported an attempted abduction to university police on Wednesday.

Mississippi State Dean of Students Thomas Bourgeois said in a university release that the student has withdrawn her account of the initial report to university police.

Aldermen OK budget, raises

September 18, 2013

A lively public discussion leading to several exchanges between aldermen and citizens Tuesday evening at City Hall ultimately led to Starkville’s Board of Aldermen approving the city budget and a 1.98-mil ad valorem tax increase for fiscal year 2014.

Provost in running for president post

September 18, 2013

Mississippi State University Provost Jerry Gilbert is one of three finalist candidates for president of the University of South Alabama (USA) in Mobile, but he has declined to confirm whether he would take the job if offered it.

“That would be a difficult question to answer at this point,” Gilbert said.

Alzheimer’s support group raises awareness, education through activities

September 18, 2013

Starkville’s Alzheimer’s support group has been around more than a decade providing support for those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease or those caring for Alzheimer’s patients.

September 17th

Erma Faye Tallent-Smith

September 17, 2013

On September, 14, 2013 Erma Faye Tallent-Smith was called to her heavenly home.

Erma Faye was born to Henry Daniel and Clemmie Barron Tallent, on June 2, 1937 in Bruce.

Steele opts not to play for Bulldogs

September 17, 2013

Jalen Steele will not play his senior year with the Mississippi State basketball team the school announced Tuesday.
The senior has endured several injuries in his Bulldog career. The school's release said the Knoxville, Tenn., native will focus on graduating in the spring.

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