Archive - 2014
Mississippi First Lady Deborah Bryant visited Sudduth Elementary School Wednesday for a stop on her Read Across Mississippi initiative.
Braynt is traveling to at least one school in every Mississippi county as part of the initiative, which she hopes will encourage young students to take a deeper interest in reading.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ The Mississippi State Bulldogs lived on the edge in Tuesday's opener of the Southeastern Conference Tournament.
The Bulldogs dominated their second game.
No. 5 seed MSU demolished No. 4 seed South Carolina 12-0 in seven innings at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ John Cohen never would have believed that Lucas Laster would start a postseason game for Mississippi State this year during fall ball.
The Bulldog head coach watched the left hander in the fall and wasn't that impressed.
But pitching coach Butch Thompson kept working with him into the spring and kept bringing his name up to Cohen.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ There are nine players on the Mississippi State baseball roster who call the state of Alabama home.
Those Bulldogs have returned to their home state this week for the Southeastern Conference Tournament in Hoover, Ala.
It was a homecoming for Wednesday night's starting pitcher Trevor Fitts.
PEARLâ€“Eupora and Taylorsville appeared evenly matched across the board except for one category.
During the first game of the Class 2A State championship series on Wednesday, Eagles coach Brad Mitchell said it was that slight variation that made the difference which allowed the Tartars to claim a 10-6 victory.
Golf is a family tradition for Mary Langdon Gallagher.
The Mississippi State senior has always been reminded of what her mother and father did on the golf course, both in college and in the professional ranks.
A West Point man is in custody after Starkville police arrested him in connection with a reported armed robbery and shooting.
A Starkville Police Department press release said officers arrested 26-year-old Antwjuan Terry of 326 West Half Mile Street, Apartment A8, in West Point on suspicion of aggravated assault and armed robbery.
Starkville Chief Administrative Officer Taylor Adams pleaded with aldermen Tuesday on behalf of Sanitation and Environmental Services Director Emma Gandy for more time to research ways to make the department more efficient without outsourcing its services.
C Spire welcomed business representatives from across Mississippi and Tennessee to Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Thad Cochran Research Park to give a progress report on its $23 million data processing center.
The Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning Board of Trustees approved a budget increase from $5 million to $18.7 million for construction of a new south entrance road into MSU during its meeting Thursday in Jackson.