July 11th, 2014
Mississippi State Athletic Director Scott Stricklin is no stranger to social media.
Stricklin challenged Kansas State Athletic Director John Currie to a #Chillin4Charity water dumping stunt on Twitter earlier this week.
Currie accepted the challenge and then threw out his own challenge.
As summer temperatures rise, several state and local agencies have been taking action to remind parents that itâ€™s imperative to make sure not to leave their children in cars unattended.
Starkville Police Department officers arrested a resident who reportedly fired shots at them early Thursday morning, averting injuries on either side.
SPD Chief Frank Nichols said Chadwick Lee Eaves lives at 271 Reed Road with his mother. At 3:30 a.m. Thursday, officers responded to a report from another relative that Eaves exhibited possible signs of mental illness and possessed a gun.
Starkville Police Department is seeking community aid in identifying and apprehending two suspects in a reported shoplifting incident Tuesday at Starkvilleâ€™s Wal-Mart.
Loosing a child is arguably one of the most traumatic events a parent can experience.
When Anita Lindseyâ€™s 22-year-old daughter Quanesha was shot in a domestic dispute several years ago, Lindsey said she felt as if her whole world had fallen part.
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Jenell Christene Roberts, 49, died Thursday, July 3, 2014 inÂ Columbus, Mississippi.
Funeral Services will be heldÂ 11:00 A.M. Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Austin Church of Christ Holiness, U.S.A., withÂ Pastor Chester Mangum, Officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 11, 2014 fromÂ 1:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Lubertha Perkins, 90, died Sunday, July 6, 2014 in Meridian, Mississippi.
Graveside Services will be held 11:00 A.M., Friday, July 11, 2014 at Mt. Peiler Cemetery with Rev. Jessie Townsel, Officiating.
Visitation will be Friday, July 11, 2014 10:00 A.M.- 10:30 A.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will follow at Mt. Peiler Cemetery.
Fred Lindsey, 69, died Wednesdy, July 9, 2014 in Winona, Mississippi.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 A.M.Saturday, July 12,2014Â at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 11,2014 from 12:00 P.M.- 6:00P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Burial will folow at Rockhill Cemetery.
West Memorial is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Denton Jenkins, 93, retired Farmer, died 7/8/14 at his residence in Ackerman, Ms.
Services will be Noon Friday 7/11/14 at the Chester Baptist Church in Chester Ms. with burial in the Church Cemetery. Visitation will be FridayÂ 10:00AM until Noon at the Church. Mr. Denton was a member of the Chester Baptist Church and an Army veteran.
Starkville High School Athletic Director Stan Miller understands success in sports just doesn't come with work during the school year.
Miller has made the rounds this summer and has watched as several of the athletic teams under his care were taking part in activities to make improvements.