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February 6th, 2015

Legislature considers vaccine bill

February 6, 2015

As vaccination debates rage across the U.S., Mississippi lawmakers are considering a bill that may alter the way the state handles medical exemptions for children.

Highway section dedicated to former MSU president Zacharias

February 6, 2015

A section of Mississippi Highway 25 has been designated as the “Dr. Donald W. Zacharias Memorial Highway” following a bill passed in the Mississippi Legislature.
Zacharias was the 15th president of Mississippi State University, serving the school from 1985-1997.

February 5th

Collins the catcher: First year at MSU benefits California native

February 5, 2015

Gavin Collins wasn't granted any favors as a freshman catcher in the Southeastern Conference last season.
The Mississippi State Bulldog was behind the dish for some nasty pitchers his first year in collegiate baseball. Left-hander Jacob Lindgren came out of the bullpen and featured a slider that broke more times into the dirt than batters got a piece of it.

SA's Arnold takes talents to MGCCC

February 5, 2015

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College may have been looking for a pitcher when they recruited Starkville Academy’s Harper Arnold, but what they are getting is much more.

Bulldogs open softball season with victory

February 5, 2015

Mississippi State started off the 2015 season in style.
Even if the weather suggested no softball should have been played.
Alexis Silkwood struck out a career-high 15 batters and the Bulldogs cruised to an 8-0 victory in six innings over Mississippi Valley State on a cold Thursday night to start the Bulldog Kickoff.

Starkville Academy gets needed soccer victory

February 5, 2015

The Starkville Academy Volunteers got exactly what they needed on the soccer field Thursday afternoon.
After two losses to Jackson Prep (9-1) and Washington School (1-0), Starkville Academy was ready for a positive result.
The Vols found that with a 3-0 victory over Hillcrest Christian School at the Starkville Sportsplex.

Parents, schools look ahead to consolidation

February 5, 2015

In the wake of Oktibbeha County School District Conservator’s Margie Pulley’s decision to rescind a notice of intent to issue $13.2 million in school bonds, OCSD and the Starkville School District are regrouping and weighing other funding options.

Caseload rises in municipal court for 2014

February 5, 2015

Starkville municipal court saw a higher caseload in 2014, according to a report Court Administrator Tony Rook and Judge Rodney Faver presented to the Board of Aldermen Tuesday evening.

Samaritan gives family second chance

February 5, 2015

Christmas could have been a disaster for Henry Clifton Johnston and his family, had it not been for a stranger coming to his aid.

Starkville Bridges out of Poverty to launch ‘Charity Tracker’

February 5, 2015

If everything goes as Starkville Bridges out of Poverty Interim Director Roderick Holmes hopes, Starkville’s charitable organizations will be more streamlined and connected than ever.

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