Archive - Aug 4, 2014
Mrs. Rosie Eva Williams 80, of Starkville, MS passed away August 1, 2014
Service is Wednesday August 6, 2014 @ 11 a.m.
At Griffin U.M. Church, Starkville, MS.
Visitation will be 1 hour before Funeral on Wednesday 10-11 a.m. @ Griffin U.M. Church.
Burial will be in Oddfellows Cemetery, Starkville, MS.
The Starkville Yellowjackets are even farther ahead of the game after one day of preseason practice than they were at this time last year.
Not only do the Jackets return a veteran team, but they already have two practices under their belt that they didn't have last year. The first day of drills was washed out in 2013 because of rain.
There is no substitute for game experience.
A player can study and practice all day long, but getting into the game and having to think on their feet is a whole new ballgame.
For Starkville Academy, experience will certainly be on its side this football season.
Devon Bell feels like a burden was lifted off his shoulders this season.
The Mississippi State junior will be used exclusively as a punter and a kickoff man this year, rather than kicking field goals, which he did the last two seasons.
On the northwest corner of Highway 182 and Montgomery Street, in the yard of a white, two-story house, lives a rooster.
Joe Max Higgins has a nickname for David Shaw.