February 28th, 2014
Friends of the late Garcia Gerald Berry, Jr. have organized to honor the Starkville legend with a memorial celebration and fundraising event, with proceeds to be split between creating a tribute to Gerald in the Cotton District and benefiting the homeless in Starkville.
Joe Max Higgins, Jr., CEO of the Golden Triangle Development LINK received the Mega Developer Award from the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) on Thursday in Nashville.
Many guest speakers ask audiences to keep their phones on silent, but not Ernest Green.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs are looking to ride the momentum of sweeping a midweek series from Mount St. Mary's.
The No. 18 Bulldogs (6-4) beat the Mountaineers 13-1 and 10-1 on Tuesday and Wednesday perspectively to snap a two-game losing skid.
The Mississippi State women's basketball team lost a 100-47 decision to the Kentucky Wildcats last season in Lexington.
On Thursday night at Humphrey Coliseum, it was a different story.
Even though the tale still didn't end like they wanted, the Bulldogs not only competed with the Wildcats, but had a second-half lead with a chance to pull off an upset against the No. 12 team in the country.
The Starkville High School boys basketball team has come a long way this season.
Under the leadership of head coach Greg Carter, the Yellowjackets have made the final four of Class 6A North Tournament and get a shot at getting to Jackson for the state tournament.
SHS is not only one of four teams left standing in the North, but it hosts the Class 6A North Tournament this weekend.
CLARKSDALE - At halftime, theÂ East Webster Lady Wolverines enjoyed a one-point lead of 25-24 over Coahoma County, but in the final moments, the Lady Red Panthers turned it up a notch to win 52-39 in the Class 2A North Tournament.
Starkville High School baseball coach Travis Garner learns a little bit more out of his Yellowjackets each time they step onto the field of competition.
During a jamboree last weekend, Garner saw the competitiveness of his team in action and there will be more of an opportunity with two games this weekend.
A Wednesday afternoon fire completely destroyed a mobile home, but Oktibbeha County volunteer firefighters saved a puppy who was trapped in a pen next to the burning building.
Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said the Bell Schoolhouse Fire Company responded to the incident, which occurred at 209 Lucy Faye Lane, at 12:52 p.m. Wednesday.