June 11th, 2015
June 11 marks a milestone for all women in the U.S. armed forces.
For the first time since 1976, no current Mississippi State players were taken in the Major League Baseball Draft.
There were a total of six signees drafted.
Mississippi State has announced that Football Fan Day will take place on August 22 at Davis Wade Stadium.
More details on the event will be released in July.
Tanner Fant of Starkville , Miss. will travel to Mobile, Ala. on Sunday, June 14 to participate in the 58th Distinguished Young Women National Finals to be held June 25, 26 and 27 at the Mobile Civic Center Theater.
Douglas Ray Alexander, 58, a truck driver, passed away Saturday June 6, 2015 in Pachuta, MS. Mr. Alexander was born March 19, 1957 in Louisville, MS. He attended Brandon Church of God in Brandon, MS.
After two days of the Major League Baseball Draft, the only connections to Mississippi State to be taken have been three signees.
The Starkville Lady Yellowjackets have three games scheduled Wednesday at the Itawamba Community College annual summer league program.
Starkville plays DeSoto Central at 10:45 a.m. at the Davis Event Center, Belmont at 12:15 p.m. at the Fitness Center and Tupelo at 5:30 p.m. at the Davis Event Center.
Mrs. Brenda Kay Miller, age 59 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Coach Bubba Davis is returning to the sideline as an assistant on the football staff of head coach Chase Nicholson with the Starkville Academy Volunteers.
Davis was also an assistant with the Vols under the leadership of head coach Jeff Terrill in 2011.