Archive - 2013
The deck is stacked against the Mississippi State men's basketball.
They have lost 10-straight for the first time since 1982. Sophomore forward Roquez Johnson was suspended indefinitely on Monday and junior guard Jalen Steele has missed the last three games due to a suspension. His status is unknown for today's Southeastern Conference game at Alabama.
Carnecia Williams knows there are going to be some nights when she plays in pain.
As her knee cap slides in and out of socket, the Mississippi State women's basketball redshirt sophomore has still given what she can on the court this season.
Williams played 36 minutes on Sunday and led the Bulldogs with 13 points, eight rebounds and three steals during a 63-41 loss to LSU.
The Alabama Crimson Tide have quietly had a good season in Southeastern Conference play this season.
The Crimson Tide are 9-3 in SEC play and sit alone in second place. They have an overall record of 17-8.
Winners of its last three games. Alabama's Ratings Percentage Index is 59 according to ESPN's Joe Lunardi.Â
Consideration of capital improvements and rescinding prior action on the Carver Drive ditch are two of several items on the Starkville Board of Aldermen agenda.
Other business scheduled for the board includes:
u Discussion and consideration of hiring to fill the vacant position of community development director.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider authorizing a list of recommended capital improvement projects for Fiscal Year 2013 during its 5:30 p.m. meeting today at Starkville City Hall.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 in favor of supporting the actions of state legislature in regards to a bill proposing consolidation of Starkville City and Oktibbeha County schools during its meeting Monday.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers fought windy conditions at the Starkville Sportsplex Monday afternoon, but it did not keep them from moving one step closer to a championship.
Defeating Pillow Academy 4-0 in the quarterfinals, the Volunteers will advance to the semifinals to face Jackson Academy at 3 p.m. on Thursday.
There's no denying the size of the heart of the Starkville Academy Volunteers.
Anyone who witnessed last Saturday night's 67-65 victory in three overtimes over Washington School could tell the Vols still had much fight left in them.