January 20th, 2011
The new year is barely three weeks old, and already Iâ€™m growing weak in my resolve to give up this or that.
The Oktibbeha County Extension Service would like to invite you to be a part of our programs by getting involved in our upcoming events.
Love and distraction. Those were Melissaâ€™s two parting words of advice as she left me and the kids for a conference.
MATHISTON â€“â€“ The funeral for Stanley Earl â€śBobâ€ť Bell will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Crossroads Baptist Church in Choctaw County with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
The graveside service for Dr. James W. Deaton is scheduled for today at 11 a.m. at Memorial Garden Park Cemetery.
The Rev. Max Deaton will conduct the service.
A memorial service for Dr. E.O. Hawkins Jr. will be held Monday at 3:30 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Starkville with burial at a later date in Van Buren, Ark.
MABEN â€“â€“ The funeral for Ruth Springer McGee will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Cumberland Baptist Church with burial in the Old Cumberland Cemetery.
A memorial service for Bill Koonce, 76, of West Point will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Chapel of Memories on the Mississippi State University campus.
By BRIAN HAWKINS
A man who walked into a west Starkville McDonaldâ€™s restaurant early Wednesday morning was not hungry for a biscuit or a Big Mac.
Editorâ€™s note: This is the first in series of stories analyzing components of the proposed draft of the Mississippi State University master campus plan.