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December 16th

Starkville school teams earn honors in robotics

December 16, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

On the weekend of Dec. 1, two different Starkville School District robotics teams faced competition from miles away, and both returned with awards.

October 28th

SHS band wins statewide competition, sets record

October 28, 2012

Second place is not enough for Shawn Sullivan or the Starkville High School band he directs.

Sullivan said the SHS band placed second in both 2011 and 2010 at the Chunky River Marching Classic at East Central Community College. He said the SHS band has never won the contest outright until this month.

October 7th

Ident-A-Kid program to make annual visit to SA

October 7, 2012

When a child is abducted, time is of the essence.

Law enforcers need an accurate photo and physical description of an abducted child to conduct a search correctly, and the sooner they have it, the better. But JuliAnna Wynne knows how difficult and emotional such a situation can be for parents.

September 30th

WOCES earns $25,000 Project Fit America grant

September 30, 2012

Jonathan Hunter's physical education students at West Oktibbeha County Elementary School enjoy pole-vaulting during class.

September 16th

Students prepare for 85th annual National FFA Convention

September 16, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

Rusty Coats has taught at Millsaps for 20 years, and for most of those years, Millsaps students have had a place at the National Future Farmers of America Organization Convention and Expo.

July 15th

Strategies can reduce cost of school clothes

July 15, 2012

By BONNIE COBLENTZ
For Starkville Daily News

Creativity and planning ahead can make buying school clothes for the coming year gentler on checking accounts, even when parents have more than one child.

Athletes at risk with dietary supplements

July 15, 2012

By KERI COLLINS LEWIS
For Starkville Daily News

Increasing numbers of athletes report taking nutritional supplements to improve their performance in sports, and the ages of these athletes concern nutrition specialists.

SHS teacher attends NYSE Euronext

July 15, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

For Ginger Tedder, economics is about more than money.

June 22nd

MSU hosts Women in Action, BATMEN camps

June 22, 2012

Comic book fans commonly divide their loyalties between two companies: Marvel, home of Spider-Man, the X-Men and the Hulk, and DC Comics, home of Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman.

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