January 17th, 2011
From Staff Reports
JACKSON â€“ For the third straight game, Starkville played in a down-to-the-wire basketball game. For the third straight time, the Jackets came up short.
After what seemed like workmanlike effort in dispatching of a clearly inferior Auburn team, Mississippi State head coach Rick Stansbury laughed at the idea his team was having more fun.
The 500th men's game at Humphrey Coliseum for Mississippi State had the same result as the first one, only this time it was a little easier than a little over 35 years ago.
Whichever school that acquired the services of Starkville High School's Chris Prater on the football field was going to have to meet all of his needs, including academics.
In celebration of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Starkville Daily News asked residents â€śWhat impact do you think Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has had on American culture?â€ť
â€˘ The annual MLK Day United Breakfast will be held at 7 a.m. Monday at the Colvard Student Union Foster Ballroom (on the second floor) on the Mississippi State University campus.
While expansion of the school year has never been considered for the traditional Christmas vacation, a local organization took advantage of the time off to provide an educational opportunity.
Bruce Harris, ground supervisor and on the right maintenance worker Joseph Williams, are constantly spreading leaves at McKee Park inÂ areas that are affected by erosion.