Archive - 2014
For years, Starkville High has been known for strong baseball programs.
Never was that truer than when Danny Carlisle stood in the dugout as coach. Under his tutelage, Carlisle led many players to the postseason and even a few to championships. Now Carlisle has the privilege of watching two of his former players lead their own teams towards the state championship dream.
An offensive player in baseball or softball likes the thrill of hitting a home run or getting a game-winning hit.
For Mississippi State softball shortstop Kayla Winkfield, the ability to make a play on defense has been just as exciting.
The Golden Triangle Region has an abundance of economic development potential, but the communities that comprise the region must take certain steps to create and maintain a skilled labor force to ensure that potential does not go to waste.
A Carrollton motorist overturned and severely damaged her vehicle in an accident on Highway 82 in Oktibbeha County Tuesday morning but escaped without life-threatening injuries.
Brenda McCoy has lived on Carver Drive since 1990, and sheâ€™s been waiting for the flooding there to stop.
Starkville School Board unanimously accepted funds from a nearly 30-year-old bond during its regular meeting Tuesday night at the Greensboro Center.
The bond, which totals $474,081.13, was left over from tax money collected for a 1986 bond that was paid off in 2006.City Clerk Lesa Hardin recently discovered the money in a city account and notified school officials.
Starkville High School football coach Jamie Mitchell believes getting a pair of assistant coaches with 23 total years of experience will help his program's surge into the future.
David Boykin joins the Yellowjackets as offensive coordinator, while Kevin Farmer will work with the cornerbacks.
BALDWYN â€“ The Eupora Eagles and Baldwyn saw the lead go back and forth eight times on Tuesday, but in the end, Eupora pulled out a 10-7 win in seven innings.
With the win, the stage is set for an all-Webster County Class 2A North final between East Webster and Eupora.
While most kids are watching Saturday morning cartoons, one group of Starkville youth were busy helping their neighbors in need.