Josh Robinson is the same guy he was while growing up in Franklinton, La.
No matter where life has taken him, Robinson has remained focused on the task at hand while also helping those beside him to be successful.
In his current role as a running back at Mississippi State, Robinson gets that chance on a daily basis.
The Southeastern Conference Player of the Week in women's basketball is being rewarded with a trip near home.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs play 297 miles away from Martha Alwal's hometown today when they take on North Dakota State. Tipoff at Bison Sports Arena is set for 7 p.m.
Alwal is a junior center from Worthington, Minn.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have an opportunity to finish the week needing just two wins to get to double digits for the season.
MSU hosts to Florida A&M tonight at 7 p.m. inside Humphrey Coliseum and then host Florida Gulf Coast Thursday night at 8 p.m.
Webster County may finally get a roadmap on how to move forward with its county courthouse, which has gone unused for nearly a year due to heavy fire damage.
The Webster County Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. today at Eupora High School with the hopes of determining what options they have to deal with the damaged 98-year-old structure.
For Alvin Turner, ability is a state of mind.
Physical disability relegates him to walking with a cane, but it doesnâ€™t douse his fire to serve his community. Nor does it stop him from routinely appearing in public before the Starkville Board of Aldermen as an unofficial citizen liaison for Ward 7 and the local chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Joseph Thomas, 61,Â diedÂ December 4, 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 17,Â 2013 @ West Memorial Funeral Chapel, Starkville, MS.
Visitation is scheduled for Monday, December 16, 2013 @ West Memorial Funeral Home in Starkville, MS from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM.
While most people were inside sitting on their couch in the warm confines of their home and watching the end of the National Football League Sunday afternoon slate, the Mississippi State Bulldogs were practicing.
Bowl practice started just before 6 p.m. on a cold Sunday night. Steam was seen coming from the players mouths and the top of their heads.
Ask almost anyone and they know of the Boston Marathon.
It has arguably grown into one of the largest races in the world and when it takes place in 2014, there will be a Starkville resident among its ranks.
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen likes playing in a bowl game for number of reasons.
Obviously, it's one more game and a reward for what your team did during the regular season.
It also gives your team extra work in practice.