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October 10th, 2014

Dorothy June Prisock Parish

October 11, 2014

Dorothy June Prisock Parish, 91, passed away on October 10, 2014 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS.  She was a retired office manager with Templeton Motor Company in Starkville, MS and a member of First Baptist Church in Starkville.  She enjoyed sewing, travelling, and reading.  She was a member of the Rebekah Lodge, and square dance group.

Brenda Kay Hazel McKenzie

October 11, 2014

Brenda Kay Hazel McKenzie, 59, passed away on October 9, 2014 at her residence in Sturgis, MS.  She was a homemaker, quilt maker, and a member of Morgan Chapel Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Beth Clark; parents, Oliver Roscoe Hazel and Mildred Alice Wallace Hazel; and two brothers and one sister.

Starkville Christian sweeps home action

October 11, 2014

The Starkville Christian School Cougars opened the basketball season Friday night with a sweep over the Meridian Flyers at home.
In the varsity boys game, Starkville Christian defeated Meridian 57-45. Isaac Jameson led the Cougars with 15 points, while Zack Tucker added 12 points.

ESPN crew rolls in at MSU’s Junction

October 10, 2014

ESPN’s College GameDay bus arrived at Mississippi State University for the first time ever to the warm, raucous welcome of hundreds of MSU fans and students.

City P&Z group to consider rezones

October 10, 2014

The Starkville Planning and Zoning Commission faces a packed agenda for its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the City Hall courtroom, including renewed and contested efforts to rezone property between Jackson Street and a subdivision, rezoning for construction of the $10 million Innovation District, and a rezoning request to replace a mobile home park with an apartment complex.

Displaced Oak Hall residents get helping hand Thursday

October 10, 2014

Student volunteers showed up Thursday to help their fellow students as they moved out of Oak Hall.
A Sunday night fire temporarily displaced more than 150 students from the dormitory.

October 9th

MSU defense gets another shot at Auburn

October 9, 2014

Mississippi State's defense is looking for some redemption this Saturday.
Last year in Auburn, the Bulldogs allowed the Tigers to march 88 yards and score the game-winning touchdown with 10 seconds left in the game.
That touchdown still stings.

For the last time: Rich history surrounds final meeting between East, West Oktibbeha

October 9, 2014

More than just homecoming festivities surround tonight’s game between East Oktibbeha and West Oktibbeha. 

Jackets look to keep shutout streak going

October 9, 2014

Defensive lineman Lorenzo Dantzler proclaimed that the Starkville Yellowjackets wanted to shut out all division opponents.
They are off to a good start.
After two Class 6A, Region 2 games, Starkville has outscored Columbus and Northwest Rankin 85-0.
The Jackets go for number three tonight when they host the Greenville Hornets. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.

Panthers bring winning streak into Vols' home

October 9, 2014

What constitutes a win streak?
Is it two games, three games or even four games in a row?
No matter what the definition, the fact that French Camp Academy (4-3, 4-0) comes to Starkville this week on the heels of winning four in a row is impressive.

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