February 18th, 2014
Starkville continues to stay at the front of the pack in C Spireâ€™s Fiber to the Home program.
Many have seen Dan Rather on television as an anchor on â€śCBS Evening Newsâ€ť and as correspondent on CBSâ€™ â€ś60 Minutes,â€ť but tonight, Starkville area residents have a chance to see him live and in person.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors interviewed four county administrator finalists during an extended Monday morning meeting, but members will wait another month before taking further action.
Starkville School District Board of Trustees President Eddie Myles will go before the Starkville Board of Aldermen for consideration for a new term tonight.
To communicate the importance of art, Starkville Area Arts Council (SAAC) President Ellen Boles asked the Starkville Rotary Club to imagine a world without it.
Mississippi State University's Music Maker Productions (MMP) announced Monday that The Neighbourhood, an alternative rock band known for its Billboard Hot 100 hit "Sweater Weather," will headline the Old Main Music Festival.
The regular season action may have come to a close for Starkville High School, but coach Greg Carter sees this time of year as a new beginning.
â€śOnce the regular season ends it is like a new season begins,â€ť Carter said. â€śEverybody is rejuvenated and ready to play again.â€ť
It's not an easy task to ask a team to beat another three times during a season.
The occasion of a trio of meetings doesn't happen often, but when division opponents play twice during a season and then in the postseason tournament, those situations are destined to happen.
It will be a rematch when the East Webster and Okolona boys basketball teams meet on the court tonight in the Class 2A, Region 4 Tournament.
Just last week the Wolverines and Chieftains tipped off with Okolona walking away with a 66-53 victory.
The Choctaw County Chargers have gotten a taste of what Class 3A, Region 5 basketball is like this season.
Now, it's time to see what they can do in the postseason.
Choctaw County, which has won two games each in boys and girls, attempt to advance at the division tournament in Forest.
The Lady Chargers (3-9) are young with the only senior Tiara Conner going down with an injury.