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November 21st, 2014

MSU DB arrested, suspended

November 21, 2014

Mississippi State University defensive back Justin Cox has been suspended indefinitely following a reported off-campus domestic violence incident early Friday morning.

Boy found after 15 hours

November 21, 2014

For one Oktibbeha County family, nearly 15 hours of horror ended with a sigh of relief after Oktibbeha County first responders and neighborly volunteers found the family’s missing 8-year-old son.

Man held on counts of aggravated DUI

November 21, 2014

A one-vehicle accident Monday night in Oktibbeha County has landed a Maben man behind bars and facing two counts of aggravated driving under the influence.

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Christmas open houses scheduled for Sunday

November 21, 2014

Several times throughout the year, The Book Mart and Café has hosted book signing events for local or regional authors. This Sunday, it will host 18 of them at once.

November 20th

Wakeup call benefits SHS: Yellowjackets regained focus for the postseson

November 20, 2014

The Starkville Yellowjackets received a little bit of a wakeup call at the end of the regular season.
As the Jackets played Warren Central and Clinton to close the Class 6A, Region 2 schedule, they had to win each game in different ways.
Starkville relied on its defense in a 27-17 victory over Warren Central, then had to turn up the offense to claim a 56-46 shootout over Clinton.

East Webster looks to stay hot in playoffs

November 20, 2014

Getting hot at the right time. That is often the key to finding success in the postseason and is exactly what the East Webster Wolverines have done.

Bulldogs emphasize getting turnovers on defense

November 20, 2014

Mississippi State defensive coordinator Geoff Collins always emphasizes forcing turnovers in his meeting rooms.
But in the last two games for the Bulldogs, they haven't forced a turnover. 

SHS's Mattox signs with North Alabama

November 20, 2014

One of Starkville High’s strongest athletes finalized her plans for the future Thursday afternoon.
After many years of anchoring the Lady Yellowjacket cross country team Walker Mattox signed a national letter of intent to continue her sport with the University of North Alabama.

MSU advances to WNIT final, beat W. Virginia

November 20, 2014

An official had to run in and take the basketball away from Mississippi State sophomore Ketara Chapel before she inbounded with 7:20 left to go in Thursday night's game against the West Virginia Mountaineers.
The pause in action was so West Virginia's Lanay Montgomery, who had fouled out, could get to the bench.

Bulldog to participate in Puerto Rico Tip-off

November 20, 2014

Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray feels like early-season tournaments are the thing to do in college basketball.
He got his wish for next season.
It was announced Thursday that the Bulldogs will play in the Puerto Rico Tip-off next season.

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