Archive - 2013
Bryce Rader was driving west on Highway 82 between Columbus and Starkville at about 3 p.m. on Labor Day when he saw Steve Young walking west along the road.
Princeton Jones understands he's not alone when he steps onto the field each Friday night with the Starkville Yellowjackets.
With the thought of having teammates like Darius Grayer, Raphael Leonard, AJ Brown, Jaquez Horsley and others around him gives Jones the confidence that he doesn't have to do everything by himself.
It is no secret that youth abounds on the Starkville Academy football team, but as for Houston Clark, the sophomore quarterback, he is working hard to prove that age is only a number.
The football players and coaching staff at Starkville Academy are to be commended.
It would have been very easy for the Volunteers to lose focus after starting the season with a 35-3 loss to a pretty good Lamar School squad.
Instead of hanging their head and feeling sorry for themselves, the SA players and coaches went back to work and put the disappointing defeat behind them.
Life in the secondary for Mississippi State, just got a little bit more complicated.
The Bulldogs lost junior safety Jay Hughes for the season after he suffered an Achilles injury in week one against Oklahoma State.Â
Tools for the shoe sale trade consist of more than a shoe horn and a sharp sense of style.
B. Davis Shoes owner Elizabeth Ragan knows this all too well, especially after she joined BNI.
Two last-minute decisions have led Starkvilleâ€™s Meggan Franks to the world stage in mountain running.
Nancy Williams, 67, Â diedÂ August 28,Â 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.Â
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 3, 2013 @ St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church, Artesia, MS, with Reverend Nathaniel Best, officiating.Â
Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 2, 2013 from 1:00p.m-6:00 p.m. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, MS.Â
Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen spent the majority of Monday afternoon's press conference talking about what went wrong against the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
After a 21-3 loss in the season opener last Saturday, the Bulldogs went to work on Monday, trying to fix their mistakes.
MSU senior center Dillion Day said that the Labor Day practice was very business-like.
Mississippi State lost more than a ballgame on Saturday in Houston, Tex.
The Bulldogs left the Advocare Texas Kickoff Classic on the wrong side of a 21-3 score to Oklahoma State and a handful of injuries.
Senior starting quarterback Tyler Russell left in the third quarter after taking a knee to the head. Junior starting strong safety Jay Hughes was injured in the first half and did not return.