February 27th, 2015
Lt. Col. Melvin Rogers, (retired) USMC, died February 23, 2015 at the age of 68.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers did not let a little cold stop them.Â
On a chilly Friday afternoon, the Volunteers took to the diamond where they defeated Heritage Academy 4-2.
Guards, guards and more guards.
That's what the Murrah Mustangs of Jackson are all about.
Starkville High School boys coach Greg Carter went to watch Murrah in action last week and said tonight's opponent for the Yellowjackets in the Class 6A playoffs will be a challenge on the perimeter.
The four senior women's basketball players at Mississippi State don't consider Sunday as an end of the road.
Mississippi State has hung close in almost every loss in Southeastern Conference play this season.
The Bulldogs were never really in the 72-47 loss at Florida in the early part of January. After that, MSU lost six conference games by six points or less.
Wednesdayâ€™s winter weather lent a special beauty to the area, but many motorists experienced trouble as icy roads created dangerous driving conditions through the afternoon and into the night.
The Starkville-Mississippi State University Symphony Association will host a concert feature works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with the help of several other musical entities on Saturday.
The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Lee Hallâ€™s Bettersworth Auditorium on the MSU campus and is free and open to the public.
This weekend, Starkville will be host to two events that benefit the Palmer Home for Children.
Chick-fil-A is hosting a series of races on Saturday morning, with all proceeds going to the Palmer Home. Then, Palmer Homeâ€™s third annual Southern Soiree will be held Saturday night.
Merle Norman has been a part of the Starkville business community for over 70 years. In that time, the store has seen three owners and several different locations. Today is the last day that Merle Norman & Luna Bella will open the doors of its South Washington Street location before moving to Cotton Crossing shopping center on Russell Street.
Dan Mullen will be in Starkville until at least 2018.
Mississippi State Athletic Director Scott Stricklin announced a contract extension though the 2018 season for the seventh-year head coach Thursday night at the Central Mississippi Alumni Chapter's 'Evening in Maroon.'