September 19th, 2014
Operation Christmas Child has come full-circle in Starkville.
Elena Hagemeier, who received a box from OCC when she was living in an orphanage in Russia, will be speaking about how receiving that box changed her life on Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Outreach Center of First Baptist Church.
UNA â Clay County Sheriffâs Department (CCSD) deputies, in conjunction with Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, arrested two Una residents Monday, after investigators executed a search warrant that allegedly yielded about 2 pounds of marijuana.
Love, lust, revenge and tragedy will overtake Griffis Hall next week as part of the Shackouls Honors Collegeâs Classical Week.
âMedea,â the Greek tragedy by Euripides will be performed at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 24 and 25 on the patio behind Griffis Hall in Zacharias Village.
The story centers around Medea, a woman seeking recent for the deeds of her husband, said director Donna Clevinger.
A football seasonâs story can be written in one game.
There are supporting experiences that add and detract from the tale, but there is always that one game that seems to serve as the culmination of what will be remembered. That game for Starkville Academy just might take placeÂ tonightÂ when the Volunteers (4-0) take on division powerhouse Magnolia Heights (4-0)
The Starkville Yellowjackets see their fourth-straight quality non-conference opponent to start the season tonight.
There is one difference.
Instead of the Jackets taking on a team from Mississippi, they will make the trip across the state line to meet the Florence High School Falcons on Alabama soil. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
Coach Junior Graham is urging his players not to get sucked into the records game tonight.
While Byhalia may be seeking its first win, Graham knows it is not from a lack of talent.
Slow starts, but strong finishes were the story for the Starkville High volleyball team Thursday.
Despite getting out of the gate a little sluggish in the first and third sets, the Lady Yellowjackets swept Horn Lake 25-17. 25-17, 25-23.
Most of the talk this week about Mississippi State's game at LSU has been the Bulldog rush defense against the Tiger running game.
What has been overlooked is Tiger quarterback Anthony Jennings. The sophomore is overshadowed by a running game that has accounted for a majority of the offense.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen approved a modified version of a minimum design standards ordinance for building facades and parking lot surfacing with a 5-2 vote at its Tuesday meeting.
Survivors of violence and abuse let their messages be heard this week as the Clothesline Project took its place on the Mississippi State University Drill Field.
Individuals who have been assaulted or abused had the opportunity to paint their message onto a t-shirt to be displayed on campus for passersby to see.