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May 26th, 2015

Local student set to compete in national spelling bee

May 27, 2015

Starkville Academy eighth grader Bates Bennett is set to compete in the nationally televised Scripps National Spelling Bee Wednesday and Thursday in Washington, D.C.

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Three juveniles reportedly vandalize West Elementary

May 27, 2015

An unlocked door opened the way for three children to make a mess in West Oktibbeha County Elementary School Monday evening, according to officials.
Sturgis Police Chief Doug Hamilton said the juveniles, ages four, 11 and 13, allegedly entered the school through a door that construction workers, who were working on renovations at the school, left unlocked.

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May 25th

Grayson to hold keynote at genealogy fair

May 25, 2015

Walt Grayson, noted Mississippi television personality, will be the keynote speaker at the E.O. Templeton Jr. History at Genealogy Fair held at Mississippi State University on June 13, according to a news release.

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Rain or shine: Oktibbeha County remembers fallen soldiers

May 25, 2015

Intermittent rains and steady, rolling thunder couldn’t dampen spirits as dozens of people turned out at Oktibbeha County Courthouse on Memorial Day to honor America’s fallen soldiers.
The Greater Starkville Development Partnership’s Military Affairs Committee hosted the service, which has been held annually since 2003.

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May 24th

New biography tells the story of MSU alumnus, U.S. Senator John C. Stennis

May 24, 2015

On Wednesday, the author of Stennis: Plowing a Straight Furrow, Don H. Thompson, will be on the Mississippi State University campus to discuss the new book. A book signing will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at MSU’s Stennis Institute of Government. Stennis’ daughter, Margaret Womble, will also be on hand for the event.

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Christian Writers Conference begins June 5

May 24, 2015

Events for 2015’s Southern Christian Writers Conference will kick off on June 5. The conference is held in Tuscaloosa, at the First Baptist Church, 721 Greensboro Ave., according to the SCWC’s website.

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Havard uses past experience to better community

May 24, 2015

Robyn Havard draws on her past trials for motivation to make a difference in the community.
Havard, who currently serves as the chair for Oktibbeha County Relay for Life, is a cancer survivor.
Brian Hawkins, a former Relay for Life Chair, said Havard’s brush with cancer has given her a fierce motivation for supporting Relay.

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May 23rd

East Webster gets third state crown in baseball

May 24, 2015

By ROBBIE FAULK
sports@starkvilledailynews.com

PEARL – In the final game of the final day of the 2014-15 sports year, it was fitting that the East Webster Wolverines took home another trophy.

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Memorial Day service set for Monday

May 24, 2015

By ALEX HOLLOWAY
reporter@starkvilledailynews.com
 
Oktibbeha County will honor America’s fallen soldiers Monday with a special Memorial Day commemoration.

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As school lets out, work begins on summer construction projects for SSD

May 24, 2015

By JAMES CARSKADON
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville School District students celebrated the last day of the school year Friday, but for principals and administrators, upgrades and renovations to schools will ensure the days of summer are not too quiet.

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