Archive - Feb 6, 2014
Coach Vic Schaefer has been making strides with the Mississippi State women's basketball program.
On Thursday night, the Bulldogs gave the No. 6 South Carolina Gamecocks all they could handle, but in the end, it wasn't good enough.
The Bulldogs left everything out of the court, but lost a 71-64 decision to Southeastern Conference-leading South Carolina inside Humphrey Coliseum.
Starkville Academy soccer coach Cole Andrews believes he has an improving boys team and that's a comforting feeling going into the stretch run of the season.
The Volunteers took one step closer to a possible postseason spot with an 8-1 victory Thursday over Hillcrest Christian School at the Starkville Sportsplex.
Scott Allen Corey, age 54, of Starkville, Mississippi, died February 5, 2014 at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi.Â He was born on December 11, 1959, in Starkville to the late Dr. Marion Willson Corey and Nancy Miner Corey.
Lorene G. Martin died Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at St. Catherine's Village in Madison, MS. She was 95.
Visitation for will be held on Friday, February 7, 2014 at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Starkville from 4-6 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the church conducted by Rev. Lee Winter. Burial will follow in Memorial Garden Park.
Dorothy Louise Bishop, 71, died Tuesday, February 4, 2014 in Columbus, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a..m. Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Charity Full Gospel Church, Crawford, Mississippi with Reverend RoChester Young, officiating.Â
Visitation will be Friday, February 7, 2014: 1-6:00 p.m. at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.
Savannah Lee took a risk as a 7th grader in trying out for the bowling team, but now as one of the Lady Yellowjackets top performers, that risk is paying off.
â€śI didnâ€™t know Starkville had a bowling team and I thought it was interesting so I tried out just to see how good I would be,â€ť Lee said.
Jack Frost may still be nipping at their nose a little bit, but that's not stopping the Mississippi State Bulldogs from hitting the softball field for competition this weekend.
The Bulldogs start the 2014 campaign today with a pair of games.
MSU plays host to Mississippi Valley State and Northern Kentucky in the Bulldog Kickoff Classic with first pitches at 3 and 5:30 p.m. respectively.
Some of the top talent in the country will be descending on Oktibbeha County this weekend. StartingÂ tonight,Â the Starkville Rotary Club will host the Rotary Classic Rodeo at the Mississippi Horse Park.
It was possibly the longest 15 days of John Outlawâ€™s life, in that it lasted 2.5 months.
Outlaw has served as acting city police chief since late November. But on Wednesday, the 34-year Starkville Police Department veteran returned to retirement â€” a lifestyle to which he had grown accustomed.
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