March 9th, 2011
FROM STAFF REPORTS
Colleen McCarthy has joined Starkville Daily News as a general assignment reporter.
A Starkville man turned himself in to police Monday evening after being wanted on a stolen gun possession charge, Starkville police said.
Emergency personnel and others worked this morning to free a number of students from a school bus stuck on a flooded road on the county's east side.
There was a time in his two seasons at Mississippi State that three simple words became near impossible to say together â€“ I love basketball.
Normally Parade All-Americans are handed scholarships, guaranteed spots on the roster and possibly starting lineups at certain schools.
Funeral services for Essie B. Mattix are set for Friday, March 11 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul M.B. Church with Revs. Hosea Hines, Tommy Cox and Eddie Longstreet officiating.
John Guthrie â€śBudâ€ť Burrell, Sr., 80, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 7, 2011, at OCH Regional MedicalCenter in Starkville, surrounded by his loving family.
Funeral services for Sydonia Rieves will be held at noon Thursday, March 10 at Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Rochester Young officiating.