Archive - 2014
During a brief open session Tuesday evening at City Hall, Starkville aldermen unanimously approved requesting proposals from qualified vendors to conduct an annexation study for the city.
Roughly three-dozen representatives from five law enforcement agencies ran to four schools along a 5-mile route through Starkville for the cityâ€™s edition of the 2014 Mississippi Law Enforcement Torch Run.
This week, many students on campus are too busy studying for finals to play video games. But for one class of students at Mississippi State University, video games are their final exam.
While most Starkville residents know there are talented artists living in the Golden Triangle, few people get to see these artists in their element.
The Starkville Area Arts Council hopes to provide art enthusiasts with the chance to see their favorite artistsâ€™ studios with its first Artists Studio Tour event. The event will be held from 4-7 p.m. Saturday. Admission for the event is $10.
Nancy Katherine Lindley was born August 18, 1924 in Louisville, Kentucky; the youngest of five children and the only daughter of Richard Bass and Erma Lou Hopper Penick. Â The family moved to Macon, Mississippi while Nancy was still in grade school, where her father found work as a carpenter.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs are a different softball team, a better one, than last time it played against the Kentucky Wildcats.
Back in early March, MSU lost two out of three games at home to Kentucky, including being no-hit by Kelsey Nunley.
Coach Vann Stuedeman calls her the â€śbackbone of the teamâ€ť and while watching the Mississippi State softball team in action, it is easy to see why.
This season alone senior Heidi Shape leads the team in walks with 39 and hit by pitches with 18. Combine those together and Shape has the highest on-base percentage on the team at .455.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs are in another good position this baseball season.
As poorly as the Bulldogs have played at times this year, they have still managed a pretty good record at 31-18, stand 14-10 in the Southeastern Conference and second place in the Western Division and remain ranked in the top 20 of the Collegiate Baseball poll at No. 18.
Coach Ginger Brown-Lemm and the Mississippi State women's golf team returns to a state where success has happened for the Bulldogs.
Mississippi State tees off Thursday at the Central Regional at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla.. as the No. 11 seed.
The Bulldogs finished third with Ally McDonald winning the individual at last year's Central Regional in Norman, Okla.
An item to discuss setting a public hearing to loosen one of Starkvilleâ€™s key alcoholic beverage sales restrictions has been removed from the Tuesday Board of Aldermen agenda.