Archive - 2014
Starkville Academy girls senior Anna McKell didn't have any problem making a pass to a sophomore at a key moment of Thursday night's girls basketball game against the Oak Hill Academy Lady Raiders.
At the end of the first half, McKell found an open Bonner Hughes, who scored a basket, got fouled and made a free throw to give the Lady Volunteers an 18-12 lead at halftime.
Following a heartbreaking four-point loss Tuesday to Jackson Prep, the Volunteers stepped back on the basketball court Thursday.
This time around a different tune was played as Starkville Academy claimed the 58-46 victory over visiting Oak Hill Academy.
SI.com's Boomer Esiason takes a look at this weekend's big SEC matchup between the #1 Mississippi State Bulldogs and the #5 Alabama Crimson Tide.
C Spireâ€™s Fiber to the Home service is officially live in Starkville.
The company announced the serviceâ€™s activation at a blustery press conference outside the home of Spruill Property Management owner and former Starkville chief administrative officer Lynn Spruill Wednesday morning.
Starting on Friday, dozens of entrepreneurs visiting Mississippi State University will have 54 hours to launch a startup.
The East Oktibbeha County Volunteer Fire Department responded to a late-night house fire Tuesday.
Since it reopened after extensive renovation in 2006, Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Riley Center in Meridian has hosted dozens of Grammy Award-winning artists, renowned dance troupes and nationally touring theatrical productions. MSUâ€™s own theater department, however, has never staged a production on the Riley Center stage â€” but that is about to change on Monday.
Going undefeated is something that hasn't happened very much at Mississippi State.
The Bulldog football team has done it only twice.
MSU went 3-0-2 under head coach Dan Martin in 1903 and finished the 1940 season with a 10-0-1 record.
This year's Bulldog team is 9-0 with three regular season games to go and have a chance to finish the season unbeaten.
Does it happen?
Rick Ray's mind has not floated to De'Runnya Wilson or Elijah Staley yet.
The third-year Mississippi State head coach is only focused on the guys he has practiced with this last month and not on potential players.
Both Wilson and Staley play football. Wilson played last season, but has stated publicly that he is not sure he will play again this year.Â
The Tupelo Golden Wave have gotten to where they are this season by playing as a team.
Tupelo coach Trent Hammond has gotten his team back into the Class 6A playoffs after reaching the state title game last season and lost to Oak Grove.
Despite going through some adversity during the season, the Golden Wave were able to put a good 8-3 record at this point of the season.