November 13th, 2014
Battle tested and battle proved certainly describes this season for the Starkville Academy Volunteers.
The Volunteers opened up against the defending MAIS AAA II State champions in Lamar School. It was in that game that fans got to truly see the marked improvement and strength of this yearâ€™s squad as Starkville Academy walked away in victory.
Mrs. Eva Mae Kelly, 86, Â died Sunday, November 9, Â 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will Â be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Harpole Chapel Church, Maben, Mississippi with Reverend Joe Reel, officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, November 14, 2014 from 1:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Two weeks has almost seemed like an eternity for the Eupora Eagles.
After starting out 9-0, the Eagles fell â€śasleepâ€ť as coach Junior Graham said and the result was a pair of losses to Calhoun City and East Webster.
This past Friday, Eupora woke up from that dream with an offensively driven 51-44 Class 2A first round playoff victory over West Tallahatchie.
If there's one wide receiver you want to put multiple defensive players on, that's Amari Cooper.
The Alabama wideout leads the Southeastern Conference with 1,215 receiving yards, 10 touchdowns and 135 yards per game.
He has 79 catches, 28 more than South Carolina's Pharoh Cooper, who is second in the league.
Starkville Academy girls senior Anna McKell didn't have any problem making a pass to a sophomore at a key moment of Thursday night's girls basketball game against the Oak Hill Academy Lady Raiders.
At the end of the first half, McKell found an open Bonner Hughes, who scored a basket, got fouled and made a free throw to give the Lady Volunteers an 18-12 lead at halftime.
Following a heartbreaking four-point loss Tuesday to Jackson Prep, the Volunteers stepped back on the basketball court Thursday.
This time around a different tune was played as Starkville Academy claimed the 58-46 victory over visiting Oak Hill Academy.
SI.com's Boomer Esiason takes a look at this weekend's big SEC matchup between the #1 Mississippi State Bulldogs and the #5 Alabama Crimson Tide.
C Spireâ€™s Fiber to the Home service is officially live in Starkville.
The company announced the serviceâ€™s activation at a blustery press conference outside the home of Spruill Property Management owner and former Starkville chief administrative officer Lynn Spruill Wednesday morning.
Starting on Friday, dozens of entrepreneurs visiting Mississippi State University will have 54 hours to launch a startup.
The East Oktibbeha County Volunteer Fire Department responded to a late-night house fire Tuesday.