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October 22nd, 2014

GTR hosts emergency drill Tuesday

October 22, 2014

A simulated mid-air collision scenario at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport drew first responders from across the region Tuesday morning to go through preparations for a worst-case scenario.
Golden Triangle Regional Airport (GTR) holds such exercises once every three years to ensure local responders are prepared to respond to such an event if needed, said GTR Executive Director Mike Hainsey.

BOA waives penalties for Oct. 15 storm debris

October 22, 2014

The Starkville Board of Aldermen unanimously voted at its regular meeting Tuesday to extend a 40-day waiver on fees to help residents continue to clean in the aftermath of an Oct. 15 storm that felled trees, damaged property and left much of the city without power.

October 21st

MSU linebackers have special bond: Depth for Bulldogs not cause for strife

October 21, 2014

Depth is something you need to compete in the Southeastern Conference, but it can also bring about strife between teammates.
That's not the case for the Mississippi State linebackers.
The Bulldogs have one of the deepest linebacker groups in the SEC, and competition is fierce on the field, but they get along off the field.

SMITH COLUMN: No more bye weeks, Bulldogs start grind

October 21, 2014

The Mississippi State Bulldogs have enjoyed quite a nice first half of the season with two bye weeks included.
Starting with this Saturday's game at Kentucky, it will be a six-week grind for the Bulldogs with no more open dates in the mix.

Lady Yellowjackets win first postseason match with Love

October 21, 2014

It was a special night for Starkville High School volleyball coach Lauren Love Tuesday night.
In her previous five seasons of leading the Lady Yellowjackets, Love had never experienced a postseason victory.
Starkville returned to the Class III playoffs this season and Love picked up that win in her sixth season as the Lady Jackets swept the Clinton Lady Arrows at home 3-0.

Arnold Martin Dean, Jr.

October 21, 2014

Arnold Martin Dean, Jr. passed from this world the way he lived in it: with strength, humor and concern for others. He lost his battle with Alzheimer’s disease on October 17, 2014, with his beloved wife and family around him. 

East Webster's slow pitch bound for state title series

October 21, 2014

Three games were played on Tuesday afternoon into the evening, but they weren't just an ordinary set.
Winning that trio meant a spot in the Class 2A State championship series, which the East Webster Wolverines slow pitch squad was about to do by the end of the day.

SCS Lady Cougars get tournament win

October 21, 2014

From the opening tip controlled by Heather Koehn to a fast breaking Mia Wells, Starkville Christian School Lady Cougars set out on a mission against the Lady Rebels of North Sunflower Academy.
Playing in the Winona Christian Invitational, the Lady Cougars played an exciting defense which led to steals and in turn points and ended up winning a 50-19 decision.

MSU remembers Freedom Summer

October 21, 2014

Hollis Watkins wanted to begin discussion of the Freedom Summer Project with song.

SFD heads Pink Heals

October 21, 2014

October may be National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but Sheila Coley knows that breast cancer knows no season.

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