September 16th, 2014
Max Garzoini loves art and comes from one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
Garzoini, who is the 2014-15 Rotary Youth Exchange Student, gave a presentation Monday about himself and Milan, the city where he grew up.
Garzoini spoke first about his name, which is actually Massimilliano Garzoni de Adorgnano.
Robert Elston Rice, Sr. died Sunday, September 14 at the Mississippi State Veteranâ€™s Home in Kosciusko, MS. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Lillian Grey Fowler Rice, and is survived by two sons, Robert Elston Rice Jr.
Services will be held at 11:30 AM Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel in Hattiesbug, MS with visitation beginning at 10:00 AM for Eric Keith Williamson, 58, of Oxford, MS.
He died Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Regional Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, CO from his struggle with lung cancer.
Mississippi State's offense will face a formable defense this week.
After compiling 1,580 yards of total offense â€“ 526.7 per game â€“ and 131 points for 43.7 points an outing, the Bulldogs (3-0) start Southeastern Conference play on the road at No. 8 LSU (3-0) on Saturday.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have put up huge numbers on the offensive side of the football this season.
MSU co-offensive coordinator Billy Gonzales said experience is a big reason for that.
MABEN â€“ Two tradition rich softball teams in its respective classifications met in a pair of slow pitch softball slugfests n in Webster County on Monday.
In Class 2A, that team is the East Webster Lady Wolverines.
Move up to Class 5A and the Lady Rockets of Neshoba Central fit that topic.
At Nikki Jones Memorial Field, the Lady Rockets won both games 27-16 and 25-12.
Starkville Bridges Out of Poverty will host a day-long training and informational session Tuesday at the Starkville Sportsplex on Lynn Lane for volunteers who are looking to get involved in the program.
JACKSON â€” Gov. Phil Bryantâ€™s distrust of President Barack Obama is flaring again.
The Republican is once more citing something he fears Washington will do in his decision for Mississippi to stop accepting new entrants to the Unaccompanied Refugee Minor program.
Stein McMullenâ€™s dedication helping others has made him an asset both to Starkville Fire Department and the community.
McMullen, who currently works for SFD as a fire marshal, began working with the department in November 1996, said Starkville Fire Chief Rodger Mann. He said Stein was promoted to fire marshal in September 2004.
Mississippi State is right where it thought it would be after three games.
The Bulldogs are 3-0 after wins over Southern Miss, UAB and South Alabama on the road. MSU has just one non-conference game left with UT-Martin coming to Starkville for homecoming. Other than that, the Bulldogs play eight Southeastern Conference games.