July 18th, 2012
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ Johnthan Banks didn't spent Southeastern Conference Media Days talking about himself.
The former East Webster High School player who has developed into an All-SEC defensive back at Mississippi State decided to promote his teammates more than himself at the Wynfrey Hotel on Wednesday.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ Mississippi State fans have long waited for the day when their beloved Bulldogs displayed a high-flying, high-octane offense.
When quarterback Tyler Russell signed with Mississippi State, that fire was stoked giving way to the anticipation of when the Meridian native would lead the offense.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ Gabe Jackson really didn't know what to expect from Southeastern Conference Football Media Days.
The 6-4 320-pound junior guard from Liberty made all the stops on his first appearance at SEC Media Days.
HOOVER, Ala. â€“ The NCAA has implemented several new rule changes for the upcoming season.
The most significant being moving the kickoff to the 35-yard line from the 30-yard line and making a touchback go to the 25-yard line rather than the 20-yard line like it has been in years past.
By MATT CRANE
With summer steadily coming to a close, the cook-outs, family reunions and revivals are in full swing.
One of the greatest traditions to come out of the South is the deviled egg. While Southerners are not responsible for the dishâ€™s inception, they are certainly accountable for the preparation and clockwork-like delivery of this get-together staple.
â€” Control your weight if you are overweight. Type 2 diabetes linked to obesity often disappears if the obesity is corrected. Â
By NATHAN GREGORY
The Starkville Board of Aldermen unanimously approved to hire Taylor Adams as the cityâ€™s new director of finance at its meeting Tuesday night.
Adamsâ€™ first day on the job will be Aug. 1. His salary will be $73,500.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Mississippi State University officials reported Tuesday that the MSU Foundation raised $86.4 million during the 2012 fiscal year, breaking the previous yearâ€™s record of $80.3 million by more than $6 million.