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August 11th

Starkville Swap creates community of mothers

August 11, 2012

By MATT CRANE
sdnlife@bellsouth.net

What started out as a mother-to-mother swap of clothing has turned into quite the consignment revolution.

A group of young Starkville mothers are holding the second Starkville Swap consignment sale Saturday, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. to noon at the old Costume Party store in Cotton Crossings.

Survival in a crevice

August 11, 2012

BY Carole
McReynolds
Davis
Contributing Columnist

Success is overrated

August 11, 2012

By Emily Jones
Deluded Diva

The Olympics and all this hype about all things British is mildly amusing to me.

I visited England years ago and found the country a bit pretentious and stuffy. Now I find that I was all wrong about England which can be quite jolly after all.

August 7th

Pudding pops bring memories

August 7, 2012

By GRACE STRAHAN

Somewhere between long days of kickball and running behind the mosquito truck, my sister and I would enjoy homemade pudding pops. We would sit on our front step or under the cool of our parent’s carport with our popsicles in the plastic Tupperware molds. Our faces would be smeared with chocolate until we washed off under the water hose.

Cooking day with nieces

August 7, 2012

By JAY REED

Vowell creates simple, delicious family meals

August 7, 2012

By MATT CRANE
sdnlife@bellsouth.net

Summer may be over and her family may be going back to school, but that will not stop Krista Vowell from whipping up meals for some quality time around the dinner table.

August 4th

Looking for signs of fall

August 4, 2012

By Emily Jones
Deluded Diva

Has the heat fried my brain, or do I see signs of fall popping up everywhere?

I always feel like shooting off fireworks to celebrate new beginnings when the calendar rolls over to August. A brand new school year is being launched this week, and I mysteriously felt the urge to buy a loose-leaf notebook.

Arant creates charming, creative weekend home

August 4, 2012

By MATT CRANE
sdnlife@bellsouth.net

While she might not rest her head here every night, the love and attention Lucy Arant has given to her weekend getaway spot certainly makes this house a home.

Living mostly in Ruleville with her husband Hugh, Arant said her home in Sherwood Commons has been a wonderful place to gather with family and friends.

Gardening with Daddy, canning with Mama

August 4, 2012

By Carole McReynolds Davis
Contributing Columnist

The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...
By RUTH MORGAN For Starkville Daily News General Wiley Norris Nash was one of Mississippi as well as Starkville’s most...
Creation is imagination, and being a visual artist I'm attempting to be creative, inventive, and imaginative. To...
Monday was a really bad day.  Huey P, my oversized HP laptop computer, just up and died. He had no symptoms indicating...

 

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