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Little earns spot in Poetry Out Loud finals

March 9, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

The first line of Matthew Arnold’s poem “Dover Beach” is, “The sea is calm to-night,” and Starkville High School senior Akane Little, as she starts the poem, is calm as well.

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Rasberry retires as Habitat breaks ground on 51st home

March 9, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville Habitat for Humanity’s 51st home will mark the beginning of new chapter for new homeowner Demetra Petty’s life and the end of a chapter for Executive Director Freddie Rasberry as the organization breaks ground at 2 p.m. today at 270 Arnold Street.

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Qualification for city elections ends

March 9, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
news@starkvilledailynews.com

The qualifying period for mayor and alderman elections ended Friday, and with two last-week entries for alderman seats, 13 candidates will vie for those seats, while no others joined the three candidates who qualified to run for mayor.

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J-3 Ranch helps local horse enthusiasts

March 9, 2013

Beverly Jones is co-owner of J-3 Ranch near Artesia Road, where newcomers can learn to ride horses and veteran riders can give their horses a home away from home.

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SHS's Little going to national Poetry Out Loud finals

March 9, 2013

Starkville High School senior Akane Little took first place in the Mississippi Poetry Out Loud finals Thursday in Jackson, earning a place in the Poetry Out Loud National Finals April 28-30 in Washington, D.C.

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Ex clerk faces embezzlement count

March 9, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville officials confirmed a former accounts receivable clerk for the city had resigned after an internal investigation involving the city and Starkville Police Department resulted in a felony charge of embezzlement.

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Kiwanis ending 37 years of concessions service

March 9, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Teri Henson has been popping popcorn at Humphrey Coliseum since 1988, when she was in high school.
It wasn’t until 2007, she said, that she joined...

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Buckner enters race for Ward 2 position

March 9, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
news@starkvilledailynews.com

A third candidate qualified to run for the Ward 2 Alderman seat on the last day of qualifying.

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Agronomy student recognized for accomplishments

March 9, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Kyle Briscoe specializes in researching a part of the American highway few ever see — the soil beneath the grassy slopes flanking the roads.

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