February 22nd, 2011
From Staff Reports
WESSON â€“ Starkville Academy fell into an early deficit and couldn't recover as the Volunteers dropped their baseball season opener 7-4 to Brookhaven Tuesday night.
Friends and family say Ruth Ann Bishop was always ready to lend a hand.
And on Tuesday, autopsy reports were released, and officials ruled her death as accidental in Saturday nightâ€™s house fire.
With less than a week left to qualify, 44 candidates have now been added to the ballot for the statewide and countywide elections.
City officials are in the early stages of taking steps to inventory the communityâ€™s three existing historic districts, with plans to begin talks about design standards for these types of properties.
Brooksville â€” Mr. A. Rex Parker, 95, of Brooksville gently passed away Monday, Feb. 21, 2011 at Trinity Place Personal Care Center in Columbus.
Judith Carol Austin Taylor Spurgeon, 62, of Winona, died Sunday, February 20, 2011, at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital in Winona. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 24, at 10 a.m.
Funeral services for Doris May Beery Perry will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at the First Baptist Church in Philadelphia. Dan Howard and Eugene Dobbs will officiate.
Kam H. Quinn, 83, of Louisville, passed away on Feb. 20 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.
By JOEL COLEMAN
MABEN â€“ Ledrick Patterson is used to making tough decisions that impact the outcomes of the games he is involved in.