October 3rd, 2014
A Pheba resident escaped a car fire with no injuries Thursday afternoon on Starkvilleâ€™s Jackson Street, with Starkville Fire Department quickly dousing the fire.
SFD Battalion Chief David Gaudin said Glenda Hudson of Pheba was traveling on Jackson Street when her car lost power, prompting her to pull into the driveway of 302 Jackson Street.
Greater Starkville Development Partnership director of membership Heath Barret says five couples have signed up so far for GSDPâ€™s planned trip to the Tuscany region of Italy in March.
When a school bus extends the mechanical arm bearing its stop sign, and nearby motorists donâ€™t stop, the consequences can be deadly.
The objective for the Starkville Academy Volunteers against Madison-Ridgeland Academy tonight is simple.
Starkville High School football coach Jamie Mitchell is anxious to see how his team responds to some first half adversity.
There hasn't been any of that yet for his Yellowjackets.
In fact, SHS has yet to punt in the first three quarters of any game this season. It has only punted 11 times all season.
MABEN â€“ The East Webster Wolverines might hold a 5-1 record, but starting tonight, it is a whole new ballgame.
No longer is it about learning strengths and weaknesses. Instead, these are the games that matter because Class 2A, Region 4 football opens up with the Okolona Chieftains (2-3) embarking on Wolverine territory.
Mississippi State's defense hasn't been on the gridiron facing an opposing team in two weeks.
That's not necessarily a bad thing.
The No. 12 Bulldogs face a tough challenge this Saturday as they welcome the top offense in the Southeastern Conference in No. 6 Texas A&M.
The road to Scooba has become a familiar one for Rick Garner.
When he was being recruited by East Mississippi Junior College out of Starkville High School in 1967, Garner admits that he "really didn't know where Scooba was."
Starkville Academy junior varsity coach Sam Wright said he has been preaching effort and finishing all season to his football team.
Even though the Volunteers lost to Madison-Ridgeland Academy 16-0 at home Thursday night, Wright saw them respond in a positive manner.
Annie Laura Townsel ofÂ Starkville, MS, 61, died Wednesday, September 24, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, October 4, 2014Â at Mount Peiler Missionary Baptist Church, Starkville, MS with Reverend Dr. Charlie F. Barnes, Sr., officiating.