June 18th, 2015
Any coach of a youth All-Star team in the Starkville Baseball Association may contact our sports staff with any information on their team (roster, team picture, tournament schedule, etc.).
The Starkville Daily News looks forward to giving All-Star teams coverage during the tournament season, but information must be received in our office for us to do so.
The Starkville Foundation for Public Education inducted three Starkville High School alums ion the SHS Hall of Famous during a ceremony last week.
Longhorns Baseball and Swing Elite, teams with Starkville connections, will be participating at the USSSA-AAA Mississippi State Championship in Tupelo Thursday and through the weekend.
For Robbie Faulk's preview of what to expect, see Thursday's Starkville Daily News.
Thirty-three years ago today, Sally Ride made her mark on history by becoming the first American woman and the youngest person at 32 to enter into space aboard the space shuttle Challenger.
Mississippi State had 16 athletes received USTFCCCA All-American honors, the association announced Monday.
The newest Mississippi State women's basketball players in freshmen Zion Campbell, Teaira McCowan, Roshunda Johnson, Jazzmun Holmes and Jazmine Spears are going through summer workouts with the coaching staff.
For more on their progress, see Thursday's sport page of The Starkville Daily News.
Mr. Douglas Ray Reed passed away, Monday, June 15, 2015, at his home in Sturgis, MS.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) â€” The Mississippi Department of Education is seeking public comment on possible revisions to its English language arts and mathematics academic standards.
A website will be open until Sept. 15 for the public comment on possible changes. Any changes in the standards would be effective for the 2016-17 school year.
The Mississippi Association of Coaches has announced their high school and junior college Coaches of the Year for 2015.
East Webster's Lee Berryhill was selected the high school fast pitch Coach of the Year, while East Webster's Pam Champion was recognized as tennis Coach of the Year.
Buddy Stephens of East Mississippi Community College was chosen the junior college football Coach of the Year.
Hughbert Collier, 87, a retired welder, passed away Friday June 12, 2015 in Ackerman, MS. Mr. Collier was born April 13, 1928 in Choctaw County, MS. He was a member of the Ackerman Church of Christ and served in the U.S Navy during WWII.