Archive - 2013
EUPORA â€“ Coach Junior Graham told his team it had to be on its A-game Friday night.
The Eagles took that message to heart as they defeated South Delta 34-14 to move one step farther in the Class 2A playoffs.
PHEBA â€“ Hebron Christian had to give everything they had Friday night to stay alive and advance in the playoffs.
The Eagles beat the Delta Academy Raiders 26-20 in overtime to advance in the MAISA Class A 8-man playoffs.
Hebron will travel to Rolling Fork next Friday night to take on the Sharkey- Issaquena Academy Confederates. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
Mrs. Mamie Carroll Griffin, 83, died Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at N. MS Medical Center in Eupora.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with burial in Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston.
Rev. Raliegh Richter will officiate. Visitation was from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Charles (Chuck) D. Lewis, 54, passed away on November 8, 2013 at his residence in Starkville, MS.Â He was owner of Chuck's BP, which is a family business.Â He was also a member of Self Creek Baptist Church. He loved his family and being outdoors.
He was preceded in death by his father, Carl Dean Lewis.
Two Starkville youth football teams of the Powerhouse League still have something to achieve.
After the Starkville 9-10 Saints and the Starkville 11-12 Cowboys won their respective Super Bowls last Sunday at East Mississippi Community College in Scooba, the squads get to play one more game for the right to be called the best in the state.
Gene Allen Palmer,Â 68, ofÂ Madison, Mississippi, passed away onÂ Thursday November 7, 2013, at Baptist Medical CenterÂ following a hard fought battle with kidney cancer.
Visitation will be from 11:00-12:45 on Monday, November 11, 2013, with a graveside following at 1:00 at Memorial Garden Park Cemetery.
Starkville High School is entering the final lap of its cross country season.
This afternoon the Yellowjackets and Lady Yellowjackets will take to the course in Clinton where they will put it all on the line as they compete in the Class 6A State championships.
Thursdayâ€™s public hearing on the Starkville and Oktibbeha County school districtsâ€™ consolidation drew a smaller crowd than the first, but those who came did so with more specific things in mind to say.
Starkville Police Department is searching for a suspect in connection with a reported vehicular assault and shoplifting incident at the Dollar General on Highway 182.
As a member of Mississippi State Universityâ€™s menâ€™s tennis team, Tassilo Schmid knows the difference the terrain of a course can make during a game.