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January 29th, 2013

Resolutions Revolution

January 29, 2013

By JAY REED

The end of January can mean many things. Next week is the Super Bowl, the official sad end of football season. If today we are wearing shorts outside, tomorrow we are sledding. And New Year’s resolutions are drawing to a close.

I wonder why so many resolutions bite the dust so early? Ponder with me. 

January 26th

Looking up at Ferdinand's Hand

January 26, 2013

Let me introduce you to Mr. Ferdinand Barry, a tinsmith sculptor. He was the very talented artist who created this very large arm and hand that has been on the tall steeple of the Second Baptist Church for many years. The church's motto is “Our feet grow dusty in the path of service.” A lovely 1974-75 yearbook was dedicated to Rev. J.H.

MSU student balances school, love of poetry

January 26, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

For Jasmine Morgan, under the exterior of a working, Mississippi State University marketing student lies the heart of a writer.

Morgan, originally from Chicago, Ill. now living in Atlanta, Ga., said she felt the need to study out-of-state when it came time to apply for college.

Rethinking new reality television

January 26, 2013

What on earth has happened to television programming?

Sidelined by the icky weather since New Years and unable to focus on a good book due to a documented phenomenon known as Chemo Brain, I have been relying on what my Daddy calls the Idiot Box for entertainment.
I’ve decided his description is about right.

January 21st

Three-day cleanse kicks off healthier lifestyle

January 21, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

That loud thump you heard Tuesday morning was me jumping on yet another bandwagon.

Reed’s year in review: Part 2

January 21, 2013

By JAY REED

A top ten list just wouldn’t be the same without the other five, right?

Last week we covered a tempura-battered hot dog, shallots, lamb fries (not French), macarons (not roons) and a fried oyster BLT. Not a bad start to end the year. Let us now be complete. 

Ford household is on a mission

January 21, 2013

By SUSAN FORD

January 19th

Engagement: Pan - Cook

January 19, 2013

Steven and Elena Pan of Starkville are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Melody Siew-lee Pan, to Mr. Jack Foster Cook, son of Michael and Lee Cook.

Marriage: Mr. and Mrs. Croxdale

January 19, 2013

Jacqueline Nicole Myers of Bloomington, Ill., formerly of Starkville, and Timothy James Croxdale of Bloomington, Ill., formerly of Memphis, Tenn., were united in marriage at three o’ clock in the afternoon on Nov. 2, 2012 at the Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort in Morelos, Mexico.

Traveling 7,000 miles to research southern roots

January 19, 2013

By RUTH MORGAN
For Starkville Daily News

Tanner Fant of Starkville , Miss. will travel to Mobile, Ala. on Sunday, June 14 to participate in the 58th...
Drinking a beverage that tastes delicious and has good nutritional value is like having your cake and eating it, too.
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
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...

 

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