September 18th, 2010
On Oct. 2, Starkville will be invaded by Pink Fire trucks.
Starkville Academy head coach Jeff Terrill summed up the Volunteerâ€™s 42-14 loss perfectly when he called it â€śa tale of two halves.â€ť
MABEN â€“ It's hard to ignore the amount of points and yardage the East Webster Wolverines pile up on offense these days.
The defense does its part in putting East Webster in position to score.
ACKERMAN â€“ Apparently, it only takes one 'Chief' to take down a bunch of Indians.
EUPORA â€“Â Calhoun Cityâ€™s last trip to a Webster County foe ended their season last year but this bus ride home was a little bit more enjoyable.
THOMASTOWN â€“ Quarterback Von Smith passed for 272 yards and five touchdowns to lead West Oktibbeha to a 45-0 victory at Thomastown Friday night.
FRENCH CAMP â€“ East Oktibbeha quarterback Chris Hunter passed for 188 yards and rushed for 155 more, but it wasn't enough as the Titans dropped a 36-22 decision on the road in Choctaw County Friday nig
ACKERMAN â€” The funeral for James Dudley McGhee will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Coleman Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Mt. Nebo Cemetery near Ackerman.
The Rev. Greg Chamblee will officiate.
William Ralph Parks, 57, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.
Editorâ€™s note: This is the first of two stories reporting details of Mississippi State President Mark Keenumâ€™s addresse to the universityâ€™s faculty on Friday.