July 24th, 2012
By CARL SMITH
Local government and Mississippi State University officials unveiled a new county website which they say will help deliver pertinent information to citizens and serve as a streamlined first impression for outsiders curious about the community.
An afternoon on the driving range at the Mississippi State Golf Course may be more than a time to improve your swing.
You might get lucky enough to see 8-year old Hannah Grace Nall working on her swing.
Nall has won 21 tournaments since 2009 on the All-American Junior Golf Tour.
Rick Ray and the Bulldogs were excited to get workouts started this summer under the new NCAA rules that allow a more hands-on approach during the offseason.
However, Tuesday that excitement was tempered with the injury to Jacoby Davis.
The Starkville 8-year-old baseball All-Stars had a long and successful summer.
Starkville ended the season with a 19-9 record.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Incoming Starkville Director of Finance Taylor Adams says he is eager to get started with the task of making the most out of the cityâ€™s budget.
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission will review a new draft of all the preservation guidelines it has reviewed over the past several months at its meeting Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in City Hallâ€™s building department.
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Oktibbeha County Health Department at 203 Yeates St. will host an immunization clinic from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday to provide children and adolescents with the immunizations they need to enter school, including the Tdap vaccination now required for all children entering seventh grade.
Mr. John Wesley Ray of Savannah, Tenn.,85, died Monday, July 23, 2012 in his home today.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at McConnell Memorial Baptist Church in Hiawassee, Ga. with Rev. Don Pickerill officiating.
Special music will be presented by Patsy Daniel, accompanied by Connie Lake.
Mr. James Varner (Nap) Clark, 82, died peacefully at his youth camp on Wednesday July 18, 2012 following a long fruitful life serving the Lord Jesus Christ. His service was marked by a passion to present Godâ€™s priceless gift of forever life by grace alone, through faith alone, in Jesus Christ alone.
Art Garfunkel, Kenny Loggins, Emmylou Harris, The Four Tops and many more renowned performers are coming to Mississippi State University's Riley Center in Meridian for its 2012-2013 Fall/Winter Series.