October 28th, 2010
NANIH WAIYA â€“ Riding in on a three-game winning streak, East Oktibbeha couldn't keep its momentum going Thursday night, falling to Nanih Waiya on the road 47-6.
COLUMBUS â€“ The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers finished the Heritage Academy Tournament on a positive note by defeating Carroll Academy 71-31 Thursday afternoon.
Considering that a 7-8 age football team has players consisting of Jaquez Johnson's little brother and Darren McFadden's little cousin, it's easy to see how the Starkville Raiders are undefeated at th
EUPORA â€“â€“ The funeral for Christine Westbrook Forbes will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Greensboro Cemetery in Webster County.
STURGIS â€“â€“ The funeral for Mavis Garner will be held today at 1 p.m. at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church in Sturgis with burial in the church cemetery.
The Rev. Ralph Windle will officiate.
JACKSON â€” The Mississippi Supreme Court has thrown out the death sentence given Kristi Leigh Fulgham for her role in the 2003 murder of her husband.
An Oktibbeha County man is behind bars on a burglary charge after he led sheriffâ€™s deputies on a foot chase through a wooded area as they attempted to arrest him Thursday morning.
West Oktibbeha County High Schoolâ€™s 2010 Homecoming celebration will culminate today with the 2010 Homecoming Court presentation to be held at 1 p.m. in the H.D.
Starkville area residents will have the opportunity to select the collage that will hang in a school in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Vying for a spot on the Oktibbeha County School District Board of Trustees as the member at-large is Melvin Harris.