Archive - Feb 2013
The Mississippi State men's basketball team had trouble getting its shots to fall on Saturday.
It showed up once again on the scoreboard.
The Bulldogs (7-19, 2-12) fell to the Vanderbilt Commodores (11-15, 5-9) 72-31 Saturday afternoon inside Humphrey Coliseum to extend their 12-game losing streak.
The Mississippi State women's basketball team has won four of its last seven games in the Southeastern Conference and have turned some heads in the process.
As the league heads down the stretch run of the season, seeding in the SEC Tournament will be determined.
The Bulldogs (12-14 overall and 4-9 SEC) are trying to inch their way into the middle of the pack of the conference.
By MATT CRANE
The secret atrocities of human trafficking are being brought to light as Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Holmes Cultural Diversity Center sponsors a week-long event schedule designed to bring visibility to this form of modern day slavery.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Those fleeing domestic abuse do not have to leave their pets behind.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Fewer than two weeks remain until the qualifying deadline for city elections.
By EMILY JONES
Well, strike me pretty and call me Sophia Loren. A new book, destined to become a best seller, claims that procrastination may be a good thing.Â
That sound you hear is me clicking my heels as I dump my tax forms in the waste can where I keep all the important stuff. Itâ€™s my personal filing system and I typically deal with it when the can gets full.
By CAROLE DAVIS
Let's take a ride down the railroad tracks in Starkville today if only in our imagination.
By RUTH MORGAN
For Starkville Daily News
The first factory in the United States began after George Washington became President.Â According to U.S.http://www.history.org, in 1790, Samuel Slater, a cotton spinner's apprentice who left England the year before with the secrets of textile machinery, built a factory from memory to produce spindles of yarn.