June 26th, 2014
W.L. Smith Sr., 86, died Monday, June 23, 2014 in Brandon, MS.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, June 28,2014 at Mt. Olivet M.B. Church, Starkville, MS, with Rev. James Covington , Officiating.
Visitation will be Friday, June 27, 2014Â 3:30 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery.
William Carroll Randle, Sr., 81, of Starkville passed away on Wednesday, June 25, 2014.Â The youngest son of John Allison Randle, Sr.
Mildred Lucious, 81,died Monday,Â June 23, 2014 in Columbus, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday, June 28, 2014 at BlackjackÂ M.B.Â Church with Â Rev. Maurico Clark, Officiating.
Visitation will be Friday, June 27, 2014 11:00A.M. -6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will follow at Sessums Cemetery.
Thomas Roger Carter Sr.,82, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Grove Chapel M.B. Church, Maben, MS, with Rev. Rufus Harris, Officiating.
Visitation will be Friday, June 27, 2014 4:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Mississippi State has almost finalized its non-conference basketball schedule for the 2014-15 season.Â
Head coach Rick Ray indicated that the Bulldogs are waiting on one more contract, a "high-major contract."Â
There wasn't much reason for Mississippi State to pay very much attention to Thursday night's National Basketball Association Draft.
Coach Rick Ray hopes that's something that will change in the next two years.
A new champion stands at the top in the 12-year old United States Specialty Sports Association baseball bracket in the state and that team knows a thing or two about this area as six of the kids hail from Starkville while four call the East Webster area home.
Curt Crissey estimates it was 3.5 or four years ago when he became owner of every BP gas station in Starkville.
Starkville resident Allison Lindsey has a new lease on life thanks to a joint effort between Starkvilleâ€™s First United Methodist Church (FUMC) and Starkville area Habitat for Humanity.
Lindsey was selected from a group of applicants to receive a Habitat house, and the new home, which began construction in March, will be officially dedicated on Sunday.
Starkville Police Department attempted to quell South Montgomery Street residentsâ€™ safety fears Wednesday evening during a community meeting at City Hall.
A more than capacity crowd of South Montgomery residents attended the meeting, which was called to address recent rumors that a gang was responsible for a rash of burglaries in the community.