Archive - Mar 8, 2012
By STEVEN NALLEY
In the 1980s, racism wasnâ€™t the only thing keeping apartheid alive in South Africa.
Carrying a No. 23 ranking Mississippi State opens its final series of the current 17-game homestand tonight against the Mercer University Bears.
Just when Mississippi State appears to be finding their stride and the new faces are getting settled into their roles within the team, the injury bug strikes the Diamond Dawgs.â€¨
The Ackerman High School softball team wanted to beat the rain Thursday night.
It helps when there's only a three-inning game to complete.
EUPORA â€“ In its last game, the East Webster Wolverines used the small game, but changed it up Thursday night.
The Wolverines beat the rival Eupora Eagles 7-3 at the Eupora baseball field.
The West Point Lady Green Wave shot a 98 and defeated the Starkville Lady Yellowjackets Thursday afternoon at the Mississippi State Golf Course.
Edward Montgomery, 80, of Starkville, died Wednesday, March 7, 2012.
By CARL SMITH
Members of the Oktibbeha County Health Department say the construction of a new facility will alleviate many growth-based problems the organization is currently experiencing.