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September 24th, 2012

Challenge: Corral undecided voters

September 24, 2012

By JENNIFER AGIESTA
and NANCY BENAC
Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Loretta Mitchell is 100 percent sure she’s going to vote in the presidential race come November. She doesn’t have a clue who’ll get that vote.

That makes her a rare and highly sought after commodity: an undecided likely voter.

Electing officers on HPC agenda

September 24, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission will plan future information sessions on standards for its proposed local historic districts and elect a chairperson at its meeting Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall’s building department.

Cleanup effort lets violators work off fines

September 24, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville Police Department’s program to help clean up the city while allowing residents who have been charged with crimes to work off their fines has been active for nearly 10 years, Chief David Lindley said, and the operation has been a win-win situation for the city since its inception.

Ray preparing Bulldogs for fall practice sessions

September 24, 2012

From the moment head basketball coach Rick Ray set foot on the Mississippi State campus, he knew he has his work cut out for him to rebuild a proud basketball program.

Void of veteran leadership, Ray began to cultivate Jalen Steele and Wendell Lewis into the cornerstones in which he would begin to build the program around.

September 23rd

Retired Starkville teacher christens new Navy vessel

September 23, 2012

Typically, the U.S. Navy selects one sponsor to christen each new vessel with a bottle of champagne, but when the time came to christen the USNS Choctaw County, U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus decided one sponsor was not enough.

Starkville native returns as local children’s librarian

September 23, 2012

Christina Jurusik wants Starkville and Oktibbeha County children to love reading as much as she does.

“It’s my way of having fun (and) experiencing things I couldn’t experience any other way,” Jurusik said. “It’s a way to explore and have adventures. If you’re in a bad situation, it’s a way to get out of it. It really helps if you have a good imagination.”

Symphony to open season with concert

September 23, 2012

At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, The Starkville-Mississippi State University Symphony will fill the Cadence Bank plaza with the sounds of Dixieland.

“Pops on the Plaza” will open the symphony’s 44th season under the direction of conductor and music director Michael Brown, head of the MSU Department of Music.

Moving on up: MSU 19th in USA Today, 21st in AP poll

September 23, 2012

There are a few college football teams across the nation that can claim to be undefeated at this point of the season.

The Mississippi State Bulldogs are one of those.

After Saturday night's 30-10 victory over South Alabama, MSU stands 4-0 for the first time since 1999 and moved up in both polls on Sunday.

September 22nd

Unblemished September Bulldogs see first 4-0 mark since 1999

September 23, 2012

Not since 1999 have the Mississippi State Bulldogs opened the season a perfect 4-0, but on Saturday night, that’s exactly what Dan Mullen’s team did with a 30-10 win over South Alabama.

After a slow start, the Bulldog offense got going in the second quarter thanks to a LaDarius Perkins 44-yard scoring run to break the ice and give State the early 7-0 lead.

SMITH COLUMN: MSU sluggish out of gate, but recovers

September 23, 2012

The Mississippi State Bulldogs needed to get refocused and ready.

At least that's the way analyst from ESPN radio saw the situation on Saturday morning.

After MSU escaped Troy last week with a 30-24 victory, there were many across the country that were anxious to see whether its newly achieved No. 23 ranking in The Associated Press and USA Today polls was deserved.

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