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September 23rd, 2014

Wolverine, leader, son: Wilson accepts responsibilities at East Webster

September 23, 2014

Jack Wilson wears many hats for the East Webster Wolverines.
Wilson plays many sports at East Webster, including the responsibility of the starting quarterback every Friday night for the Wolverines.
He may be the signal caller for his coach Doug Wilson, but he is also his son.
That creates quite the unique situation at East Webster.

Pittman gives 100 percent to the Eagles

September 23, 2014

EUPORA – Who is Trey Pittman?
Ask some and the answer is quarterback of the Eupora Eagles football team.

SMITH COLUMN: Prep quarterbacks have teams in nice positions

September 23, 2014

There is something that undefeated Starkville High School, Starkville Academy, Eupora and even one-loss East Webster all have in common this season.
Each of those football programs have gotten solid quarterback play so far this season.

Lady Vols send the seniors out with home win

September 23, 2014

The last home athletic event for a senior group is always important.
When a makeup soccer match with Heritage Academy appeared on the schedule for Tuesday at the Starkville Sportsplex and it was going to be the last one of the season for the Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers, it brought on added significance.

Airstrikes begin in Syria

September 23, 2014

WASHINGTON — The U.S. and partner nations began launching airstrikes against Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time Monday night, expanding a military campaign against the militants with a mix of fighter jets, bombers and Tomahawk cruise missiles fired from ships in the region.

Man arrested in would-be school break-in

September 23, 2014

Starkville police arrested a local man early Sunday morning after he allegedly tried to break into Ward Stewart Elementary School.
Terry Lee Coggins, 21, of 113 Henderson St. is being held in Oktibbeha County Jail on suspicion of attempted burglary and disorderly conduct. He was released Monday night after posting $5,000 bond.

ZZ Top show rescheduled

September 23, 2014

Mississippi State University’s Music Maker Productions (MMP) announced Monday that ZZ Top has rescheduled its concert for 8 p.m. April 10 at Humphrey Coliseum.

Castleberry updates Rotary on progress on Mill at MSU

September 23, 2014

Starkville Rotary Club received an update on The Mill at Mississippi State University Monday when Mark Castleberry, of Castle Properties, spoke to the club about the development’s progress.
The project encompasses the renovation of the Cooley Building and the lot surrounding it.

September 22nd

Edward B. (Brick) Russell

September 22, 2014

Edward B. (Brick) Russell, 79, Colonel, USAF (Ret), of Starkville, Mississippi, made his final flight on August 28th, 2014, after a brief illness. He was born along the Gulf Coast of Mississippi in 1934 and grew up there and in Starkville.

Mary Melinda Boler

September 22, 2014

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