Archive - 2014
Mrs. Opaline Adams Malone, 81, of Sturgis, MS passed away at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville on Thursday, October 30, 2014.
Rodgie Lee "Chest" Lindsey, 76,Â ofÂ Starkville, MS, died Monday, October 27, 2014 in Columbus, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Rockhill United Methodist Church with Reverend Jerome WIlson, officiating.
Visitation will be held Friday, October 31, 2014 from 12:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.
Mr. John H. â€śJohnnyâ€ť Kemp, 71, of Brooksville, MS passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. A Celebration of his home-going will be held on Saturday, November 1, at 11:00 A.M. from Fellowship Baptist Church in Starkville, MS. Bro. Dickie Bryan will officiate at the service. Graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Â at Brooksville Cemetery.
Agnes Pauline Gazaway,89, passed away Wednesday October 29, 2014 at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo, MS.
Mrs. Ossie Lee Brown, 86,Â ofÂ Starkville, MS, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Verona, Mississippi.
Funeral services willÂ be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday, November 1, 2014 at New Zion United Methodist Church, Starkville, MS with Reverend Tyrone Stalling, officiating.
EUPORA â€“ Maroon Bowl or Webster County Civil War.
No matter what you call it, one thing stood out and that is both teams meant business, but it was the East Webster Wolverines with the 27-7 win over the Eupora Eagles.Â
"The kids just kept fighting," East Webster coach Doug Wilson said. "Offensively, we did what we had to do. Hats off to coach (Junior) Graham he has a great bunch of kids."
EUPORA â€“ The East Webster Wolverines saw the big crowd that came across the county to support the football team and didn't want to let them down.
The Wolverines rewarded those fans by beating the Eupora Eagles 27-7 Thursday night and secured a home playoff game to begin the Class 2A playoffs next week.
Points may be hard to come by at Yellowjacket Stadium tonight.
With that in mind, the Starkville Yellowjackets want to take advantage of every opportunity to score against the stout defense the Warren Central Vikings possess.
At times, the Jackets were not as sharp as offensive coordinator David Boykin wanted them to be in last week's 31-6 win over Jackson Murrah.
A select group of Starkville Academy Volunteers will don the blue and orange for one final time on J.E. Logan this regular season.
BeginningÂ at 7 p.m., tonightÂ the Volunteers will welcome Jackson Academy to town for a â€śbig, divisional gameâ€ť as well as a celebration of a special group of 16 seniors.
Good football teams find a way to win.
That is exactly what Choctaw County has done this season.
There have been some losses and it has not always been pretty, but whenever needed, the Chargers seem to always rally amongst themselves to do what is necessary to find success and push the team to a 7-3 overall record and leave them currently standingÂ at 3-1Â in Class 3A, Region 5 competition.