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August 5th, 2014

SA's Andrews encouraged despite loss

August 5, 2014

Despite losing a 3-0 decision to Madison-Ridgeland Academy Tuesday, coach Cole Andrews saw some good things out of his Starkville Academy soccer team.

Supes OK $5M for industrial park

August 5, 2014

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 at its meeting Monday to approve a resolution contracting with the Golden Triangle Development LINK for the development of a new 326-acre industrial park.

Starkville BOA to consider deal with Cadence

August 5, 2014

The Starkville Board of Aldermen is set to consider a purchase contract for a Cadence Bank building this evening.

On July 15, the board unanimously approved a non-binding letter of intent to further negotiations with Cadence Bank to purchase its main branch at Main and Jackson streets for use as Starkville Police Department headquarters.

OCSD prepared for final school year

August 5, 2014

Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Margie Pulley said the district is ready for its final year at OCSD’s monthly meeting Monday.

MSU’s Carew speaks to Rotary about Rural Medical Scholars

August 5, 2014

It may happen during the summer, and it may bring high school students to campus, but Bonnie Carew doesn’t want anyone to refer to the Rural Medical Scholars program she directs at Mississippi State University as a summer camp.

August 4th

Rose Williams

August 4, 2014

Mrs. Rosie Eva Williams 80, of Starkville, MS passed away August 1, 2014
Service is Wednesday August 6, 2014 @ 11 a.m.
At Griffin U.M. Church, Starkville, MS.
Visitation will be 1 hour before Funeral on Wednesday 10-11 a.m. @ Griffin U.M. Church.
Burial will be in Oddfellows Cemetery, Starkville, MS.

Jackets ahead of game after first day

August 4, 2014

The Starkville Yellowjackets are even farther ahead of the game after one day of preseason practice than they were at this time last year.
Not only do the Jackets return a veteran team, but they already have two practices under their belt that they didn't have last year. The first day of drills was washed out in 2013 because of rain.

Volunteers experienced with Clark, other players

August 4, 2014

There is no substitute for game experience.
A player can study and practice all day long, but getting into the game and having to think on their feet is a whole new ballgame.
For Starkville Academy, experience will certainly be on its side this football season.

Bell feels less pressure in adjusted role at MSU

August 4, 2014

Devon Bell feels like a burden was lifted off his shoulders this season.
The Mississippi State junior will be used exclusively as a punter and a kickoff man this year, rather than kicking field goals, which he did the last two seasons.

Rooster becomes downtown icon - Pet’s appearance at Hwy 182 residence drawing conversation across Starkville

August 4, 2014

On the northwest corner of Highway 182 and Montgomery Street, in the yard of a white, two-story house, lives a rooster.

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