February 18th, 2015
Experience is on the side of Starkville Academyâs baseball team this season.
Things looked totally different for the Mississippi State men's golf team from the spring of 2014 to when it stepped on the first tee in Hattiesburg last fall.
The Bulldogs made NCAA regional appearances in the spring of 2013 and 2014, behind Chad Ramey and a trio of other seniors. Ramey and the three other seniors have since graduated.
MSU had to find itself in the fall.
The Armstrong 8th grade Yellowjackets got an opportunity to play in the first annual Northeast Middle School regional and they made the most of it.
Armstrong ended up winning the event hosted at Northeast Mississippi Community College.
Roy A. Perkins couldnât dissuade his fellow aldermen from approving a resolution of intent to issue $3 million in capital improvement bonds or approving a 5-percent increase in water and sewage rates Tuesday night, but he took full advantage of his âright to be heard.â
Community college leaders from across the nation gathered at Mississippi State Tuesday to discuss the future of community colleges in the wake of President Barack Obamaâs proposal to make two years of community college free to the public.
Starkville Community Theatreâs season continues Thursday as âDirty Rotten Scoundrelsâ opens at the Playhouse on Main.
The musical, directed by Jo Durst, will have performances Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m., a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m., and then another week of 7:30 p.m. performances Feb. 24-28. Tickets are available for $15 by calling the playhouse at 323-6855.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will meet with a packed agenda this evening in city hall When they convene at 5:30 p.m. in the city hall courtroom.
With nasty winter weather descending on Mississippi, and more of the same expected before spring brings welcome relief, mental health professionals warn that seasonal effective disorder or SAD can be a serious problem, especially for the elderly.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors approved an interlocal agreement with the city of Starkville Monday night to fund the proposed Innovation District Park near the intersection of Highway 25 and Highway 182.
Head coach Greg Carter and his Starkville Yellowjackets have had their sights set on Columbus since mid January.
The Falcons beat the Jackets 67-44 in Columbus â a loss that didn't sit well with the coaches or players for Starkville.
The Jackets got their revenge.
Starkville downed Columbus 62-49 Tuesday night in the Class 6A, Region 3 Tournament at the Beehive.