July 18th, 2014
There's a learning curve that exists for any team experiencing the World Series for the first time.
That's the case for the Starkville Storm, an 11-12 All-Stars softball squad made up of players from the Starkville Parks and Recreation season.
After losing to the defending champions from last year, the Storm were scheduled to take on Louisville on Friday, weather permitting.
An aldermanâ€™s attempt to terminate City Clerk Lesa Hardin in executive session failed on Tuesday, according to information Starkville Daily News received from city officials on Thursday.
A new Mississippi law either places stricter sentencing on felons or makes it easier to avoid becoming one, depending on who you ask.
The Mississippi Supreme Court has ruled against Mississippi Sen. Chris McDanielâ€™s request to force circuit clerks to allow full access to poll books in the wake of last monthâ€™s hotly-contested U.S. Senate Republican primary campaign.
Christopher Lampkin slipped into eternal Rest on Friday, July 4, 2014. He was born on November 23, 1963 to the late Lula Hudgins and Robert Lampkin, Sr. Memorial Services will be held 11:00 A. M.., Saturday July 19, 2014 at Boyd Chapel U. M. Church on Sturgis-Louisville Road, Sturgis, MS.
Jimmy Lloyd Jenkins, 68, died on Sunday, July 13, in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, July 19,2014 at Sixteenth Section M.B. Church, with Revered William Richardson, Officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 18, 2014 from 12:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M.Â at West Memorial Funeral Home. Starkville, Mississippi.
Mrs. Maxine" Mickey" Jackson 53, of Starkville, MS. passed away July 15, 2014, In Starkville.
Her service will be Saturday July 19, 2014 @ 11:00 a.m. at Sixteen Section M.B. Church in Starkville, Ms.
Burial will be in East Sand Creek Cemetery, Starkville, MS.
Visitation will be Friday, July 18, 2014 from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. at Century Hairston Funeral "Home in Starkville, MS.
Walter LarryÂ Bell, 57, died on Saturday, July 12, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, July 19,2014 at Beth-el M.B. Church, with Rev. Kenneth Casey, Officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 18, 2014 from 1:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will follow at Plairs Cemetery.
Mary Alice Anthony, 69, died on Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Crawford, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at Second Baptist M.B. Church, with Rev. Rich, Officiating.
Visitation will be held Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 2:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery.
Mississippi State put four players on the preseason All-Southeastern Conference teams as voted on by the media in attendance at this week's event in Hoover, Ala.
Junior quarterback Dak Prescott headlined the Bulldog selections, being the second team quarterback. Auburn's Nick Marshall is on the first team, with Ole Miss' Bo Wallace on the third team.