October 21st, 2014
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have enjoyed quite a nice first half of the season with two bye weeks included.
Starting with this Saturday's game at Kentucky, it will be a six-week grind for the Bulldogs with no more open dates in the mix.
It was a special night for Starkville High School volleyball coach Lauren Love Tuesday night.
In her previous five seasons of leading the Lady Yellowjackets, Love had never experienced a postseason victory.
Starkville returned to the Class III playoffs this season and Love picked up that win in her sixth season as the Lady Jackets swept the Clinton Lady Arrows at home 3-0.
Arnold Martin Dean, Jr. passed from this world the way he lived in it: with strength, humor and concern for others. He lost his battle with Alzheimerâ€™s disease on October 17, 2014, with his beloved wife and family around him.Â
Three games were played on Tuesday afternoon into the evening, but they weren't just an ordinary set.
Winning that trio meant a spot in the Class 2A State championship series, which the East Webster Wolverines slow pitch squad was about to do by the end of the day.
From the opening tip controlled by Heather Koehn to a fast breaking Mia Wells, Starkville Christian School Lady Cougars set out on a mission against the Lady Rebels of North Sunflower Academy.
Playing in the WinonaÂ Christian Invitational, the Lady Cougars played an exciting defense which led to steals and in turnÂ points and ended up winning a 50-19 decision.
Hollis Watkins wanted to begin discussion of the Freedom Summer Project with song.
October may be National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but Sheila Coley knows that breast cancer knows no season.
The Starkville High School RoboJackets have claimed their third consecutive BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) state championship after competing at the Mississippi BEST Robotics competition Saturday.
In addition to the overall championship, the RoboJackets captured first place in robotics performance, booth design and interview and won the most robust robot award.
Mrs. Bedulia Cooper 84, of Sturgis, MS passed away October 16, 2014 in Ackerman, MS.
Service is Wednesday October 22, 2014 at 11:00a.m
at Boyd Chapel U.M. Church in Sturgis, MS.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation is Tuesday October 21, 2014 from 1-6 p.m
at Century Hairston Funeral Home in Starkville, MS
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen didn't want to be the one to get his players in the right mindset for Monday's practice.
The Bulldogs are coming off a bye and three-straight wins over top 10 teams that pole-vaulted them to No. 1 in both major polls.
MSU returned to practice Monday in advance of this Saturday's game in Lexington, Kent., against the Kentucky Wildcats.