January 20th, 2011
Love and distraction. Those were Melissaâs two parting words of advice as she left me and the kids for a conference.
MATHISTON ââ The funeral for Stanley Earl âBobâ Bell will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Crossroads Baptist Church in Choctaw County with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
The graveside service for Dr. James W. Deaton is scheduled for today at 11 a.m. at Memorial Garden Park Cemetery.
The Rev. Max Deaton will conduct the service.
A memorial service for Dr. E.O. Hawkins Jr. will be held Monday at 3:30 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Starkville with burial at a later date in Van Buren, Ark.
MABEN ââ The funeral for Ruth Springer McGee will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Cumberland Baptist Church with burial in the Old Cumberland Cemetery.
A memorial service for Bill Koonce, 76, of West Point will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Chapel of Memories on the Mississippi State University campus.
By BRIAN HAWKINS
A man who walked into a west Starkville McDonaldâs restaurant early Wednesday morning was not hungry for a biscuit or a Big Mac.
Editorâs note: This is the first in series of stories analyzing components of the proposed draft of the Mississippi State University master campus plan.
By KELLY DANIELS
The âbonesâ of Starkvilleâs current City Hall are more than strong enough to house the Municipal Court system, architect Gary Shafer said Wednesday.
Even though both teams had their share of challenging non-conference matchups, Mississippi State women's basketball coach Sharon Fanning-Otis and Nell Fortner of Auburn knows it doesn't compare to wha