Archive - Jan 10, 2013 - Latest News
By MATT CRANE
The Golden Triangle Kennel Club welcomes hundreds of canine enthusiasts with its annual dog show Saturday and Sunday beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Mississippi State University Horse Park.
GTKC President Nancy Boden said entries increased for this yearâ€™s competition with approximately 600 participants scheduled to attend.
By CARL SMITH
Saturday is the last day Oktibbeha County voters within state Senate Dist. 16 can cast absentee ballots in the special election to fill the late Miss. Sen. Bennie Turnerâ€™s seat.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Mississippi State University President Mark Keenum used the Mississippi Economic Councilâ€™s annual Capital Day meeting in Jackson as a platform to announce a $6,000 scholarship paid over four years for each student-winner in MECâ€™s Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program.
Officials confirmed Thursday three people died during a Wednesday blaze, including a volunteer firefighter with District 5 Fire Department.
According to Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department, the deceased are 92-year-old Celia Craig Robson, her grandson, 23-year-old Samuel Razi Morris and 48-year-old Geraldine Bradford Rice.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.