Archive - 2014
Ora Lee Roberts-Thomas, 84, Â ofÂ Starkville, MS, died Wednesday, October 8,Â 2014 in Verona, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 12:00 Noon, Wednesday,Â October 15, 2014Â at Austin Church of Christ Holiness, USA, Starkville, MS with Pastor Chester Mangum, officiating.
Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott continues to rack up awards this season.
The junior is the Southeastern Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.
Mississippi State head coach John Cohen and his baseball team have been putting in work for the last two months.Â
Even though there has been some things accomplished already in the offseason, the Bulldogs officially begin fall practice today as they scrimmage at Dudy Noble Field at 4:30 p.m.
Injuries continue to pester the Mississippi State men's basketball team.
The team announced Monday that junior guard Craig Sword will miss four to six weeks and junior college transfer Johnny Zuppardo will be out for the season.
Sword will have surgery Thursday in Nashville, Tenn., due to irritated nerves in his back caused by a bulging disc. He was MSU's leading scorer a season ago.
It is a whole new ballgame starting today for area softball teams.
For the 18-3 overall and Class 2A, Region 5 winner East Webster Lady Wolverines, the journey through the postseason begins with welcoming Region 7 runner-up Puckett for a three-game series.
PHEBA â€“ The fate of the 2014 season has pretty much come down to the last two regular season games for the Hebron Christian School Eagles.
After a 54-26 loss to Kemper Academy last Friday night, the Eagles believes that it's going to take victories over Central Academy this week and Calhoun Academy on Oct. 31 to make the playoffs.
Mississippi State is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, replacing Florida State and making the fastest rise to the top spot in the history of the poll. The Bulldogs received 45 first-place votes from the media panel Sunday. Mississippi State beat Auburn 38-23 on Saturday, its third straight victory against a top-10 team.
Twitter exploded twice on Sunday.
The first time at around noon and the other just before 1 p.m.
Mississippi State fans were the reason.
The Amway Coaches Poll was released at noon and the Associated Press Poll was announced at 1 p.m. Both have Mississippi State as the No. 1 team in the nation.