Archive - Apr 2014
Randall Bradberry served with the Mississippi State Board for Community and Junior Colleges as commissioner of athletics when the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame was established in 2007.
Baseball is game full of funny hops and the winning in unlikely ways.
Mississippi State head coach John Cohen found that out for himself this past weekend.
MABEN â Players do not come much more intense than East Websterâs Derek Jones.
No matter whether he is on the court or on the diamond, the Wolverine junior gives it his all.
âIt doesnât really matter what sport he is playing, he is wide open all the time,â East Webster coach Wes Johnson said.
The Starkville Yellowjackets really didn't know what to expect out of the first archery season in school history.
Coaches Mike Pope and Michelle Guyton began the new sport from scratch and weren't sure how much success could be achieved for SHS in year one.
John Wesley Herring, Jr., went to be with the Lord on April 27, 2014, surrounded by his family in his home in Starkville, Mississippi.Â He was born on August 8, 1927, in Lincoln County, Mississippi, to Wesley and Winnie Herring.Â He spent his childhood in Lincoln County surrounded by loving parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, and cousins.Â He served in the Navy during World War II and then graduated
The Mississippi State Bulldogs had a couple of distractions on their mind this weekend.
It was the last time seven Bulldog seniors played at MSU Softball Stadium and the last two weekends had seen emotions high.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers had a young football team last season with several sophomores asked to carry the bulk of the load.
As the Vols look to beginning spring practice this week, head coach Jeff Terrill is excited about having many familiar faces available.
ACKERMAN â Andy Young has watched 12 senior classes come and go during his baseball coaching tenure.
The three seniors that played their final game last Friday were extra special because it was his first class to graduate as Choctaw County Chargers.
James Vernon McKay M.D., 97, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family, April 14, 2014.
Â Â Â Â Â Â Funeral: 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 30, in Biggers Funeral Chapel, 6100 Azle Ave., Lake Worth, Texas. Interment: Lamesa Memorial Park Cemetery, Lamesa, Texas.
James Harold Smith was born on December 24, 1942 in Starkville, Mississippi to Ms. Lula Roberson and Mr. L.D. âHog Eyeâ Smith. He departed his life on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.