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October 27th

Birth: Verity Louise Harris

October 28, 2012

Justin and Aimee Harris announce the birth of their daughter, Verity Louise Harris, on Sept. 7, 2012 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Birmingham, Ala. She weighed 6 lbs. 9 oz. and was 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Dan and Melody Cochran of Starkville. Paternal grandparents are Doug and Betsy Harris of Baxley, Ga.

A clean slate for company

October 28, 2012


I’ve been flying solo for a while now, and unfortunately I’ve become comfortable in my sloth.

Housework and I have never been good friends. Besides, I subscribe to the theory that a house truly becomes a home when you can write “I Love You” on the furniture.

Calendar celebrates past, present Starkville history

October 28, 2012


In continuing its year-long celebration, the Starkville 175th birthday committee released a special calendar for 2013 titled "Starkville: Then and Now."

The calendar, on sale for $10 at various businesses around Starkville, provides detailed historical facts about the city accompanied by photographs from 1900-2012.

October 23rd

Ford’s pumpkin dishes bring fall flavors to life

October 24, 2012


While Susan Ford admits she came into her cooking abilities later in life, her passion for culinary exploration drives her current kitchen concoctions.

Getting ready for annual SFAS

October 24, 2012


Ho! Ho! Ho! Happy Birthday! 

Confused? Don’t be. 

5 great uses for last tomatoes

October 24, 2012


Here are 5 great ways to celebrate fall tomatoes before their season is gone forever.
Which recipe will you try first?

Sliced Tomatoes
with Balsamic Glaze
(These make a perfect snack for any fall day.)

October 20th

Swingin’ in the breeze with Miss Sissy

October 20, 2012

We are always looking downward at the ground and grass as we walk or drive along in this thing called life. I challenge each one of you to look upward instead to the blue sky and the unexpected things that you might miss. I warmly and cordially invite you to drive, walk or jog by our home on 501 Louisville Street and casually just look up toward the blue sky.

T.K. Martin Center hosts family friendly Fun Run

October 20, 2012


The T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability at Mississippi State University is ready to run, walk, roll, stroll, skate or dance its way through a one-mile course with the help of the Starkville community when it hosts its first Fun Run at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26.

Dime store to Dollar Tree: A shopper's dream

October 20, 2012

I grew up with my nose pressed against the glass containing an assortment of nuts and candies at the old Woolworth Store which was the anchor of the downtown area during my formative years.

October 16th

Fall season brings family, friends together at tailgate

October 17, 2012


With fall weather beginning to settle in and the reality of a winning Mississippi State University football season in the air, many Starkville residents and transplants will find their way to the MSU campus for the sport’s biggest compliment: tailgating.

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