Campers are spending the week at Mississippi State University for the College of Education's Camp Jigsaw.
Camp jigsaw is a camp for autistic boys ages 13 and up. The camp puts a heavy emphasis on improving social skills and self-confidence for the campers, with daily morning sessions devoted wholly to the subject. For more on Camp Jigsaw, see Friday's edition of the Starkville Daily News.
Aug. 21 Marshall Home
Aug. 28 West Lowndes Home
Sept. 4 Magnolia Heights Away
Sept. 11 Lamar Away
Sept. 18 Pillow Home
Sept. 25 Washington School Home
Oct. 2 French Camp Away
Oct. 9 Heritage Away
Oct. 16 Leake Home
Oct. 23 Winston Away
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday morning that offering insurance subsidies at the state and federal level is legal, thus upholding a vital part of the Affordable Care Act.
The 6-3 majority - which included Chief Justice John Roberts - means the health-care reform law also known as Obamacare will remain in effect.
Former Starkville High School player and 12-year NBA veteran Travis Outlaw returns to his hometown each summer to give back to area youth.
Read about Outlaw in Thursday's edition of The Starkville Daily News.
Basketball coach Milton Moore enjoys working camps like the Elite "Travis Outlaw" Skills and Development Camp because he can stress fundamentals.
For more on Moore's visit to Starkville this week, see Thursday's Starkville Daily News.
Only six years ago, the King of Pop, Michael Jackson died from cardiac arrest brought on by a fatal overdose in his home at the age of 50.
âMay our love be with you always Michael,â said his brother Jermaine Jackson in a quote released by the Los Angeles Times on the day of his death.