Mrs. Mattie Florence Josey Phillips, 91, died Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at Select Specialty Hospital in Houston, Texas.
ABERDEEN â€” Mrs. Roberta Edwards Mays, 83, died Friday, Dec. 16, 2011, at North Miss. Medical Center in Tupelo.
COLUMBUS â€“ Coach Greg Carter and the Starkville Yellowjackets were back in action on Saturday night in Columbus at the Joe Horne Christmas Classic and the results were the same as Friday.
COLUMBUS â€“ Starkville High School girls basketball coach Kristie Williams definitely has a reason to see her blood pressure rise.
There's nothing like holiday hoops action.
It just doesn't seem like Christmas until there's a high school basketball tournament to attend.
MABEN â€“ One technical foul shot was the difference Saturday night as the East Oktibbeha girl's basketball team beat rival West Oktibbeha.
Lexie Clair Blanton takes a turn in Santaâ€™s lap Saturday at the Hilton Garden Innâ€™s Breakfast with Santa and tells him all the things she wants for Christmas this year.
By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
By NATHAN GREGORY
Oktibbeha County sheriffâ€™s deputies want to warn residents about recent complaints of Internet and phone scams, particularly during the holiday season.