Archive - 2014
Services will be held at 11:30 AM Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel in Hattiesbug, MS with visitation beginning at 10:00 AM for Eric Keith Williamson, 58, of Oxford, MS.
He died Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Regional Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, CO from his struggle with lung cancer.
Mississippi State's offense will face a formable defense this week.
After compiling 1,580 yards of total offense â€“ 526.7 per game â€“ and 131 points for 43.7 points an outing, the Bulldogs (3-0) start Southeastern Conference play on the road at No. 8 LSU (3-0) on Saturday.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have put up huge numbers on the offensive side of the football this season.
MSU co-offensive coordinator Billy Gonzales said experience is a big reason for that.
MABEN â€“ Two tradition rich softball teams in its respective classifications met in a pair of slow pitch softball slugfests n in Webster County on Monday.
In Class 2A, that team is the East Webster Lady Wolverines.
Move up to Class 5A and the Lady Rockets of Neshoba Central fit that topic.
At Nikki Jones Memorial Field, the Lady Rockets won both games 27-16 and 25-12.
Starkville Bridges Out of Poverty will host a day-long training and informational session Tuesday at the Starkville Sportsplex on Lynn Lane for volunteers who are looking to get involved in the program.
JACKSON â€” Gov. Phil Bryantâ€™s distrust of President Barack Obama is flaring again.
The Republican is once more citing something he fears Washington will do in his decision for Mississippi to stop accepting new entrants to the Unaccompanied Refugee Minor program.
Stein McMullenâ€™s dedication helping others has made him an asset both to Starkville Fire Department and the community.
McMullen, who currently works for SFD as a fire marshal, began working with the department in November 1996, said Starkville Fire Chief Rodger Mann. He said Stein was promoted to fire marshal in September 2004.
Mississippi State is right where it thought it would be after three games.
The Bulldogs are 3-0 after wins over Southern Miss, UAB and South Alabama on the road. MSU has just one non-conference game left with UT-Martin coming to Starkville for homecoming. Other than that, the Bulldogs play eight Southeastern Conference games.
Mississippi State had a "message" to send Sunday on the soccer field.
Facing a 6-0-1 Louisiana Tech squad, the Bulldogs were determined to show people they were tough.
With a 2-1 victory to hand the Lady Techsters their first loss, the mission was accomplished.
FRENCH CAMP â€“ French Camp football coach Nathan Wright saw several things to be pleased about against Noxapater last Friday night.
He liked the effort the Panthers gave, the play of the offensive and defensive lines, the performance of quarterback Luke McKnight and the execution of the kicking game.
The fact that French Camp won was icing on the cake for Wright.