November 19th, 2013
The Starkville High School Yellowjackets have three running backs that like to fly fast and sting hard.
That's the motto for the SHS athletic department and the trio of Jacquez Horsley, LaDorrious Pittman and Darius Grayer are good examples of that on the football field.
The Jackets have used the production from the running game to take momentum from the regular season into the playoffs.
EUPORA â€“ A question mark surrounded the Eupora offensive line to start the football season.
Even the Eagles' coach was not sure what was going to materialize up front, but with time and some adjusting of the schemes, a strong front force came to fruition.
There has been a huge emphasis on the military at football games across the state and the country over the last few days.
With Veterans Day taking place last week and November being Military Appreciation Month, there have been plenty of opportunities to thank those who have fought for our country and continue to do so.
Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray has been adamant that his team needed to get Gavin Ware more touches in the paint.
His team seemed to listen Tuesday night.
Ware got over 20 touches and scored a career-high 23 points as the Bulldogs rolled to an easy 94-72 victory over in-state foe Mississippi Valley State inside Humphrey Coliseum.Â
Mississippi State women's basketball junior guard Kendra Grant is getting more and more comfortable with her shot.
Grant has also increased her scoring output from 13 to 14 and tied a career-high with 23 points for the Bulldogs in a 111-38 victory over New Orleans.
Following backlash from a proposed resolution that would have banned electronic device use at Starkville Board of Aldermen meetings, Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins has diluted his proposal to apply only to cell phones.
Before himself becoming a connecting thread between Delaware and Mississippi, Blake Wilson found other such threads.
When Jack Forbus introduced Mississippi Central District Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall to the Starkville Rotary Club Monday, he pointed out a significant milestone in Hall's career that predated his time as transportation commissioner.
It was a good Monday for Marcus and Raven Hendrix and their two children. The family celebrated its new home with a dedication service with members of Habitat for Humanity, Mississippi State University and more.
Mrs. Bobie Ruth Hudson, 92 pass a way on November 13, 2013
Her funeral will be held at Josey Creek M.B. Church, Starkville,MS Tuesday November 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with the Burial in Josey Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, November18, 2013 from 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Century Hairston Funeral Home in Starkville, Ms. Rev. Thomas Rogers Jr. officiating.