Archive - 2014
wo fires have devastated three Starkville School District Families and Sudduth Elementary is leading the charge in a relief effort.
One of the fires occurred at roughly 4 a.m. Aug. 13 in a mobile home on Lawson Road, off of Blackjack Road. The other occurred at 11:36 a.m. Aug. 14 in Brookville Garden Apartments and displaced two district families.
On Saturday evening, two Starkville legends will be honored at the third annual Denim & Diamonds event hosted by the Friends of the Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum.
For Chieko Iwata, Starkville has more than a few differences from her hometown of Nagoya, Japan.
Dr. Lewis Eugene Ryan passed away on August 6, 2014 at the OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS. He was 94.
He was born October 17, 1919 in Cordova, TN to the late Odos Ryan and Pearl Bready Ryan.
George W. Rice ofÂ Brooksville, MS, 58, died Thursday, August 14, 2014 in Hamilton, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday,Â August 23, 2014,Â at Noxubee County High School, Macon, MS with Reverend Henry Mosley, officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, August 22, 2014 fromÂ 1:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M.Â at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Mathew Logan ofÂ Starkville, MS, 78, died Monday, August 18, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday,Â August 23, 2014,Â at Pine Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Starkville, MS with Reverend Murry Logan, officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, AugustÂ 22, 2014 fromÂ 2:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M.Â at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
There are reasons for Starkville High School football fans will want to be present at Yellowjacket Stadium tonight.
It will be the season opener for the Starkville Yellowjackets and will also be the first outing on the new all-artificial turf field at SHS.
With the potential of the Jackets having a pretty good team, head coach Jamie Mitchell believes that will bring out some people as well.
Experience matters in everything from â€śfootball" to "tiddlywinks.â€ť
The Starkville Academy Volunteers will be calling on their enhanced level of experience tonight as they kick off the 2014 football season by welcoming Lamar School to J.E. Logan field.
Friday nightÂ lights has become a popular expression when it comes to high school football.
In the area, it becomes more tonight.
Choctaw County is one of those teams and coach Adam Dillinger is more than ready to turn on the lights in Ackerman to see what his current crop of Chargers brings to the table.
Mississippi State didn't have any players on the Coaches Preseason All-Southeastern Conference first team.
The teams were unveiled on the new SEC Network Thursday. Both commentators on the network felt like a couple of Bulldogs may have been snubbed.