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September 30th, 2014

Lady Jackets sweep defending state champs in volleyball

September 30, 2014

The Starkville Lady Yellowjackets were able to break out the brooms once again on Tuesday night.
Starkville pulled off the three-set volleyball sweep of defending state champion Southaven 25-15, 25-20, 25-21.

SHS beats Columbus in softball

September 30, 2014

The Starkville Lady Yellowjackets made sure senior night for Jocitta Buchanan was a success and recorded an 8-2 victory over rival Columbus at home Tuesday night.
Six runs in the first three innings helped the Lady Jackets take control of the game early.

Starkville 8th grade Jackets get win to remain unbeaten

September 30, 2014

Steve Denson was a very excited 8th grade head football coach on Tuesday night.
After Starkville's 14-0 victory over Louisville, Denson surrounded his Yellowjackets around him and had nothing but good things to say.
Starkville was able to survive a battle of unbeaten teams to remain at the top of the conference with a record of 5-0, which was the source of Denson's joy.

C Spire continues work on fiber

September 30, 2014

Despite the occasional hitch here and there, city officials believe installation for C Spire’s Fiber to the Home service is progressing smoothly.

MHP Troop G hauls in 48 for DUI in 2 days

September 30, 2014

Mississippi Highway Patrol’s Troop G made 59 arrests over the weekend, including 48 for driving under the influence, during a two-day enhanced DUI patrol.

Mid-Week Market poised for strong October finish

September 30, 2014

Greater Starkville Development Partnership officials and vendors report that the extension of Starkville Mid-Week Market through fall, independent from the summer Starkville Community Market, has been a success they hope to return to in coming years.

September 29th

Fenton Peters

September 29, 2014

“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.” Revelation 21:4

Opal Blaylock Turnipseed

September 29, 2014

Opal Blaylock Turnipseed, 91, passed away on September 28, 2014 at her residence in Starkville.  She was a retired office clerk in the Chancery Clerk's office and a member of First Baptist Church in Starkville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther Blaylock and Betty Cox Blaylock; husband, Marvin Doyle Turnipseed; and son, Mike Turnipseed

They meet once again: Mullen's MSU teams have played Sumlin four times

September 29, 2014

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen has been on the other sideline of Kevin Sumlin four times as a head coach.
The Bulldogs played Houston twice when Sumlin was the head coach there, and two more times since he has become the head coach at Texas A&M.
During that time, Sumlin has earned Mullen's respect.

Lady Vols value test postseason soccer presents

September 29, 2014

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers value the opportunity the soccer postseason brings.
Even though they are presented a difficult road trip today at Jackson Prep to begin the District I-AAA playoffs, the Lady Vols believe they have prepared the right way in practice to be ready for the 5 p.m. matchup.

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