May 15th, 2015
The Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department is seeking public assistance in locating a missing man.
The department is searching for 21-year-old Aashil Randive, who is described as a having black hair and a dark complexion.
Randive was last seen Saturday at his Oktibbeha County residence. He may be driving a 2009 red Mitsubishi Galant with Mississippi tag STARK04.
Thereâ€™s a dynasty in Cumberland that many teams arenâ€™t fortunate enough to experience in their lifetime.
Coach Lee Berryhill is just one of the coaches on campus at East Webster accustomed to winning. In fact, he does it more than anyone.
AMORY â€“ For a brief moment, it appeared that East Webster would be hosting a game three as Hatley started with a 7-1 lead Thursday night.
The fighting Wolverines were not to be denied, though. East Webster reeled off nine-straight runs to rally for a thrilling 10-7 win to win the North Class 2A crown and punch their ticket to the State Championship.
MABEN â€“ Derek Jones became comfortable with playing two positions with the East Webster Wolverines.
It looks as if that will continue at Holmes Community College.
Jones, an outfielder and pitcher for the Wolverines, will take his talents to Goodman as he signed with Holmes Community College on Thursday in Cumberland.
Football fans don't have until the fall to watch high school action at its best.
It can be found in Starkville today.
Starkville High School is hosting an all-day jamboree, involving five teams, at Davis Wade Stadium on the campus of Mississippi State University.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have been there and done that.
They are happy to be doing it again.
For the second-consecutive season, the Bulldogs are playing a postseason regional in Lafayette, La.
MSU takes on Baylor today in the first round at 5:30 p.m. Host Louisiana-Lafayette and Weber State are also in the field.
Mississippi State's Erica Bougard had her sights set on winning the heptathlon entering the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships on the campus of Mississippi State.
So far so good.
Bougard won three of the first four legs of the event at the Mike Sanders Track Complex Thursday to put herself in first place with a score of 3,820, 149 points better than the athlete in second place.
Victoria Vivians' summer will definitely feature basketball, but she might be representing her country in the process.
Vivians just finished her freshman season at Mississippi State and she will have the opportunity to earn a spot on the United States' rosters for the Pan American and World University Games the next couple of days.
Starkville is preparing a heroâ€™s welcome for one of its own.
Hattiesburg Police Officer and Starkville native Liquori Tate will be laid to rest Saturday afternoon after the completion of funeral services in Hattiesburg. Tate, 25, and 34-year old Officer Benjamin J. Deen were shot and killed Saturday night during a traffic stop in Hattiesburg.
Debbie Nettles welcomed the chance to talk to Starkville Police Department officers Thursday morning.
Nettles, who said sheâ€™s lived in Starkville since 1976, said she went to 929 Coffee on Main Street to participate in SPDâ€™s first Coffee with a Cop event.
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