July 30th, 2012
Ms. Annie Jenkins, 74, died Sunday, July 22, 2012, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Blackjack M.B. Church with Rev. Robert Branson officiating.
Burial will follow at Ebenezer Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-7 p.m. Friday, July 27, 2012 at West Memorial Funeral Home.
Editorâ€™s note: This is the first in a series of articles featuring local school marching band programs and their preparation for halftime shows they will play during football season.
Not even a long fall can keep Shawn Sullivan down for very long.
Improvement seems to be the them for the East Oktibbeha football team this fall.
The Titans start practice today in Crawford and are hoping for a better season than last year.
The Titans ended last year with a 5-6 record. Although East Oktibbeha did not achieve a winning record, several players from last year's squad will be missed.
The Starkville Academy fastpitch softball team may have to rely on young talent this year.
The Lady Volunteers open the season at home today against Oak Hill with varsity at 4 p.m. and junior varsity at 5:30 p.m.
SA head coach Kayla Mosley is not too concerned with her young players and is ready to meet the new season head on.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Mississippi State University students will have a more affordable and hassle-free option for getting to class once the semester starts on Aug. 20.
By MATT CRANE
Even Kaytlyn Hurst is surprised by her successful summer venture.
Hurst began her summer vacation with a simple idea that has grown into a charitable charge.
â€śI started making the bracelets after school let out at the beginning of the summer,â€ť Hurst said. â€śMy mom and I went and bought the kit together.â€ť
By GARY BACHMAN
Daylilies are extremely easy-to-grow flowering perennials, and their variety gives gardeners plenty of ways to create unique, colorful landscape designs.