November 19th, 2013
Following backlash from a proposed resolution that would have banned electronic device use at Starkville Board of Aldermen meetings, Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins has diluted his proposal to apply only to cell phones.
Before himself becoming a connecting thread between Delaware and Mississippi, Blake Wilson found other such threads.
When Jack Forbus introduced Mississippi Central District Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall to the Starkville Rotary Club Monday, he pointed out a significant milestone in Hall's career that predated his time as transportation commissioner.
It was a good Monday for Marcus and Raven Hendrix and their two children. The family celebrated its new home with a dedication service with members of Habitat for Humanity, Mississippi State University and more.
Mrs. Bobie Ruth Hudson, 92 pass a way on November 13, 2013
Her funeral will be held at Josey Creek M.B. Church, Starkville,MS Tuesday November 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with the Burial in Josey Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, November18, 2013 from 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Century Hairston Funeral Home in Starkville, Ms. Rev. Thomas Rogers Jr. officiating.
Mr. Parker Roberson. 78, died Saturday, November 16, 2013 at his home in Maben.
Private Graveside services will be 11:00 am Tuesday at the Roberson Family Cemetery in Webster County. A visitation for the public was Monday from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Oliver Funeral Home in Eupora.
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen was in a joking mood Monday afternoon during his weekly press conference.
The fifth-year head coach opened his talk with the media by rotating his arm and saying, "I had a pretty night throwing the ball the other night. I was loosening the arm up and getting myself ready to go."
Benardrick McKinney is the ultimate team player.
The Mississippi State sophomore linebacker might have only picked up three tackles against the Alabama Crimson Tide last Saturday night, but one of those tackles was for a loss and he also recovered his second fumble of the season.
It does not matter what the scoreboard says for Jesse Hosket.
The senior is going to give his all for the French Camp Panthers and encourage his teammates to do the same each time he steps on the football field.
Rick Ray is facing another obstacle in his young head-coaching career.
The Mississippi State head men's basketball coach saw his starting point guard helped off the court last Thursday night and learned on Friday that he will be sidelined for two to four weeks.
IJ Ready will sit out with a strained, inflamed hamstring, leaving a void at the point guard position.