Archive - Dec 12, 2013
Jaquez Johnson provides a spark for football programs.
If Johnson is able to do at Florida Atlantic what he was able to establish at Starkville High School and East Mississippi Community College, then more success will be in the future for the Owls.
There has been a good amount of freshman making impacts in Southeastern Conference football this year.
Mississippi State has one of those in Chris Jones.
On Thursday, Jones, the MSU coaching staff and fans learned that he was selected to the SEC Coaches' All-Freshman Team.
Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray knows how important it is to listen to fans.
His team will do its best to satisfy fans tonight when it plays in the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo.
The Bulldogs (5-2) take on Southeastern Louisiana (3-5) about 60 miles north of Starkville in one of Mississippi's bigger cities. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
Bowling is a sport that runs deep for Seth Prewitt and his family.
It has become a passion for the Starkville High School 8th grader.
"My brother made the team two years ago then my mother became the assistant coach so it just kind of became a part of our family," Prewitt said.
A partnership between Mississippi State University and the Starkville Consolidated School District is taking shape as cost estimates for a partnership begin to emerge.
Mississippi State presented its recommendations for a partnership school with the Consolidated Starkville School District at the Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structureâ€™s meeting earlier in the week.
When Oliver arrived at Kristen McCaskillâ€™s Starkville home on Wednesday morning, he was hanging head-first into a stocking. Oliver, who will live with the McCaskills until Christmas Eve, is an Elf on the Shelf.
Tucked away on Highway 389 sits Pleasant Grove Robinson M.B. Church. The small congregation that meets at Pleasant Grove Robinson is working to make big things happen on Saturday when the church will offer free meals for the community.
Dennis W. Kilborn, 45,Â diedÂ December 8, 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 13,Â 2013 @ Blackjack Missionary Baptist Church, Starkville, MSÂ with Reverend Maurico Clark officiating,Â Starkville,Â MS.
Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, December 12, 2013 @ West Memorial Funeral Home in Starkville, MS from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM.