June 12th, 2014
Curtis Lee Chandler, 69, died Sunday, June 08, 2014 in Columbus, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, June 14, 2014 at St. Matthew M.B. Church with Revered Nathaniel Best, Officiating.Â
Visitation will be held Friday, June 13, 2014 12:00-6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will follow at Lawrence Cemetery.
Alfonso Blair, 55, died Tuesday, June 03, 2014 in Tupelo, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Blackjack Missionary Baptist Church with Minister Maurico Clark, Officiating.
Visitation will be Friday, June 13, 2014 12:00-6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Mississippi State head coach John Cohen was preparing for the College World Series a year ago at this time.
This year the sixth-year head coach is getting a jump on the recruiting process.
The Bulldogs saw their season end at the Lafayette (La.) Regional a couple of weekends ago and Cohen has shifted his focus off the diamond to finding kids to play for him on it.
Mississippi State's Brandon Woodruff and Brett Pirtle officially signed with their respective Major League Baseball teams on Wednesday.
Woodruff signed with the Milwaukee Brewers in Montana, while Pirtle signed with the Detroit Tigers.Â
There's a theory in sports that if you want to be the best, you have to play the best.
That is exactly what the Starkville Braves are doing this year as they compete statewide as a 9-year-old travel baseball team.
The Starkville Parks and Recreation Department is finishing up one softball league and anticipates the beginning of another.
After the girls softball league completes its regular season this week, end of the year tournament and All-Star competition, the staff at SPRD welcomes the adults to the field.
A Starkville man is dead after a reported shooting Wednesday afternoon at the Louisville Street Apartments.
For decades, Mississippi State Universityâ€™s branch of the Mississippi Writing and Thinking Institute (MWTI) was housed between the Cotton Crossing shopping center and the E.E. Cooley Building.
Oktibbeha County Road Manager Victor Collins wouldnâ€™t mind a little bit less rain.
About a week and a half of off-and-on rain, sometimes heavy, has hampered his crewsâ€™ efforts to get moving on two projects as the summer roadwork season begins.
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