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December 9th

County, city take MBK Challenge

December 9, 2014

Oktibbeha County began answering a call to action with the initial meeting for the Oktibbeha-Starkville My Brother’s Keeper Challenge.
United States President Barack Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper initiative in February to ensure that all youth have chances to improve their life outcomes and overcome barriers to success.

Mississippi’s DYW speaks to Starkville Rotary Club

December 9, 2014

Tanner Fant’s contributions to the community at home in Starkville have helped her earn recognition on a statewide level.
That’s what Fant, the 2015 Distinguished Young Woman of Mississippi, told the Starkville Rotary Club at its Monday meeting.

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December 8th

George Patterson

December 9, 2014

George Henry Patterson went to join his wife in Heaven on December 3, 2014.
He was the son of the late Rose Lee and John Henry Patterson. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Edna.

Mullen says Orange Bowl will be good experience for Bulldogs

December 8, 2014

Dan Mullen's last game before becoming the Mississippi State head coach full-time came in the Orange Bowl.

Bulldogs move up to No. 22 in AP women's poll, face week of games, exams

December 8, 2014

The Mississippi State women's basketball team has passed every test on the basketball court so far this season.
There will be more this week and not just with the game.

Vols fall to Generals in soccer season opener

December 8, 2014

The experience of the Washington School Generals having played multiple soccer matches this season showed against Starkville Academy on Monday afternoon.
It was the season opener for the Volunteers, while Washington School had already played five times. In their sixth match, the Generals won a 1-0 decision.

Bulldogs headed for postseason in Miami for first time since 1941

December 8, 2014

Mississippi State will be heading to South Florida for postseason football action for the first time since 1941.
The Bulldogs jumped ahead of Michigan State in the final College Football Playoff rankings to put them in the Capital One Orange Bowl against Georgia Tech on New Year’s Eve.

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SSD, OCSD continue efforts to ease consolidation

December 8, 2014

When the Starkville School District and the Oktibbeha County School District consolidate, one of the central points of impact will be Armstrong Middle School.

Wolverton dedicated to life of teaching

December 8, 2014

Robert Wolverton is 89 years old, and he has yet to retire from his job as a professor in Mississippi State University’s department of classical and modern languages and literature.

December 7th

Ida Gandy

December 7, 2014

Mrs. Ida Mae Gandy, 83, died Friday, November 28, 2014 in Oak Park, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 Noon, Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at Lindsey Chapel United Methodist Church, Starkville, Mississippi with Pastor Charles Brown, officiating.
Visitation will be held Monday, December 8, 2014 from 4:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.

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