Archive - Apr 2014
It was the type of ending that coach Travis Garner and the Starkville Yellowjackets can build on.
Even though SHS lost a 14-5 decision to the Louisville Wildcats in the final game of the baseball season Thursday night, the fight the Jackets showed at the end by scoring four runs with two outs in the seventh inning was an encouragement to Garner.
MABEN â€“ East Webster baseball coach Wes Johnson said his team saw exactly what it needed to see against the French Camp Panthers on Thursday afternoon.
During a 19-5 victory by the Wolverines, Johnson was wanting to take the field one more time for competition prior to the Class 2A playoffs next week.
Cynthia â€śCindyâ€ť Curan Thompson, 58, of Starkville, MS, passed away on April 24, 2014 Â at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, MS.
EUPORA â€“ Rusty Johnson came up big at the dish and on the mound, leading the Eupora Eagles to a 19-2 win over Hollandale Simmons on Thursday during the first round of the Class 2A playoffs.
Johnson reached base three times. He scored two runs and had one RBI. He doubled in the third inning.
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Incoming Starkville Academy Head of School Jeremy Nicholas named Melanie Boyle as the schoolâ€™s next elementary principal Wednesday.
Mississippi Highway Patrol has interviewed multiple persons of interest and sent crime scene evidence to the Mississippi Crime Laboratory for analysis in the investigation of a fatal hit-and-run accident.
Mississippi has changed much since 1991, but Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves wants to point out a statistic that has not changed in relation to one that has.
Paul Ruff is having an affair â€” or at least, his character in Starkville Community Theatreâ€™s next play is.
There are relationships that develop if very much time is spent at all being a part of an athletic team.
Through all of the practices, bus trips and games over the years, it's difficult not to establish a friendship with those who are called teammates.
Four members of the Starkville High School baseball team have experienced such a bond.
Coach Jody Britt may be new to Starkville Academy, but it did not take him long to see he had a special pair of seniors on this yearâ€™s baseball team.