September 16th, 2010
It took eight games, but Starkville High's volleyball team finally proved to be mortal at home Thursday night against division rival Tupelo.
It took five overtimes to complete, but the Armstrong Middle School Yellowjackets from Starkville dropped a 28-26 decision to Tupelo Thursday night.
GREENVILLE â€“ The Starkville Academy junior high program left Washington School Thursday night winning one out of three games.
EUPORA â€” The funeral for Alpha Omega Bell will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Gibson Street Church of God in Eupora with burial following in Church Hill Cemetery in Eupora.
MATHISTON â€” The funeral for Leonard Cork will be on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Reform Chapel Baptist Church with burial in Robinsonâ€™s Chapel Cemetery in Choctaw County.
The funeral for Lillie B. Cornie will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Brownridge M.B. Church with burial in Brownridge Cemetery.
The Rev. Bobby Rieves will officiate.
MABEN â€” The funeral for Peggy McKenzie Fulgham will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with burial in Double Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Oktibbeha County.
The funeral for Drucilla Y. Thompson will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at New Zion United Methodist Church with burial in New Prospect Cemetery.
The Rev. Tyrone Stallings will officiate.
A company receiving the City of Starkvilleâ€™s recyclables for nearly a year will soon quit, prompting leaders to seek out a new contractor.
The Nov. 2 general election is still more than six weeks away, but those who need to register to vote only have two more weeks do so to be registered in time to legally cast a ballot.