Archive - 2014
Mississippi State fans will be able to bring their tradition to South Florida over the holiday season.
The MSU athletic department announced Tuesday that cowbells will be permitted at the Capital One Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium. The Bulldogs take on Georgia Tech New Year's Eve.
It has been a while since Mississippi State has played in the friendly confines of Humphrey Coliseum.Â
The last time was 23 days ago when the Bulldogs beat Clayton State on Nov. 24. Since that time, MSU has played two neutral site games and two true road games. They are 1-3 in those contest and have lost three in a row.
It all happens with a purpose in mind.
As the Mississippi State women's basketball team is in the midst of playing six gams in 10 days, coach Vic Schaefer says there's no better way to prepare for the schedule that postseason brings.
Oktibbeha County supervisors put to bed its comprehensive planning process Monday during its last scheduled meeting of 2014.
The board unanimously approved a resolution establishing the countyâ€™s comprehensive plan, which is meant to be a roadmap for land use and development in the county for the next 20-25 years.
As the holiday giving season hits full stride, Starkville native and NBA player Travis Outlaw is giving back to his hometown by offering 600 free turkeys to families for Christmas.
Elizabeth Williams has found that college students with special needs arenâ€™t always as different from other college students as they may initially seem.
Leona Elizabeth (Topsy) Shirley Wells was born in Monroe County MS, May 31, 1917.Â She died at the age of 97 on December 14, 2014.Â At the age of two, her family moved to Clay County, MS.Â Her father, Milford Bard Shirley, was a farmer, dairyman, Justice of the Peace, supervisor of county roads, and member of the board of supervisors for 16 years.Â Her mother, Nancy Elizabeth McClellan Shirley was
Mrs. Sarah Faye Vaughan age 71 of Tuscaloosa passed away Sunday December 14, 2014 at Hospice of West Alabama.
Rubel Parm Cowart, Jr.
Rubel Parm Cowart, Jr., died suddenly on December 13, 2014 in Hazlehurst.Â Visitation is 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, with funeral services to follow at the church at 2:00 pm, with interment in the Hazlehurst Cemetery.Â Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs are in the midst of six-game stretch in 10 days.
It started last Thursday and ends this coming Sunday with a game in a Las Vegas tournament. Entering Monday night's game, the Bulldogs were two games deep and coming off a victory over Southern Miss Sunday afternoon on the road.