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Archive - Apr 2014

April 29th

Tornadoes rip through state - County dodges brunt of storm

April 29, 2014

Oktibbeha County dodged a bullet as tornado-producing storms passed to the south without causing any significant damage, but the county did not escape the storm’s effects entirely.

Voter registration deadline nearing

April 29, 2014

Oktibbeha County residents have wish to vote in Mississippi’s upcoming June 3 United States Congress primary election have until noon Saturday to register if they have not already done so.

Buffington speaks to Rotary about work at Stennis Center

April 29, 2014

Before he became executive director of the Stennis Center for Public Service, Rex Buffington worked for its namesake, the late U.S. Sen. John C. Stennis.

April 28th

Bradberry to be inducted into HoF

April 28, 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.

Fortune goes against the Bulldogs in baseball losses

April 28, 2014

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.

Jones gives intensity to Wolverines

April 28, 2014

MABEN – Players do not come much more intense than East Webster’s Derek Jones.
No matter whether he is on the court or on the diamond, the Wolverine junior gives it his all.
“It doesn’t really matter what sport he is playing, he is wide open all the time,” East Webster coach Wes Johnson said.

First archery season pleases SHS coaches

April 28, 2014

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.

April 27th

John Wesley Herring Jr.

April 27, 2014

John Wesley Herring, Jr., went to be with the Lord on April 27, 2014, surrounded by his family in his home in Starkville, Mississippi.  He was born on August 8, 1927, in Lincoln County, Mississippi, to Wesley and Winnie Herring.  He spent his childhood in Lincoln County surrounded by loving parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, and cousins.  He served in the Navy during World War II and then graduated

Seniors shine on their day: MSU defeats Arkansas in last game at home

April 27, 2014

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.

Vols will have familiar faces at spring drills

April 27, 2014

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.

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