June 27th, 2015
Starkville native Tanner Fant was a top 10 finalist in America's Distinguished Young Woman competition Saturday evening during a program in Mobile, Alabama.
Fant received a total of $4,500 in scholarships during the competition, winning $3,500 for being a finalist and an addition $1,000 for winning a fitness preliminary award on Friday.
Starkville High School boys basketball player Tyson Carter is always looking for ways to improve his game. Robbie Faulk caught up with Carter at the Elite "Travis Outlaw" Basic Skills and Development Camp. See the story in Sunday's Starkville Daily News.
Below are the members of the Starkville Dizzy Dean 10-year-old All-Stars.
Tanner Fant spent months perfecting her pushups and her hard work payed off Friday night as she won a fitness award and $1,000 scholarship during the Distinguished Young Woman of America preliminary competition.
Below is the football schedule for the Starkville High School Yellowjackets for 2015. Note the August 28 home game against Oxford has an 8 p.m. start time and will be on ESPNU.
Aug. 21 Noxubee County Away
Aug. 28 Oxford Home
Sept. 4 West Point Away
Sept. 12 Neville, La. Away
Sept. 19 Open
Sept. 25 Callaway Away
Oct. 2 Northwest Rankin Home
Oct. 9 Greenville Away
Do you have a soft spot for mama dogs? Scarlet is a three year old energetic hound mix who was found as a stray in April along with her two puppies. Her puppies have been adopted and Scarlet is waiting on her turn to find a forever home! She would make a great walking buddy as she loves to go on walks.
Emerald is a jewel of a cat! About sixteen months old, Emerald is a female cat who is very laid back and loves to be petted. She has gorgeous eyes and tortoiseshell coloring. Emerald is spayed, up to date on vaccinations, and microchipped.
The Starkville Dizzy Dean 6-year-old All-Star team roster has been announced by coach Thomas Berkery.
The roster is below:
Starkville native Tanner Fant is competing in Mobile, Alabama this weekend for the title of America's Distinguished Young Woman. Fant won the Starkville Distinguished Young Woman program in spring 2014 and Mississippi Distinguished Young Woman program last summer.
Regardless if you think of a tomato as a vegetable instead of a fruit, Mississippi State University will be hosting their Great Southern Tomato Tasting today at the MSU Trial Gardens. The free event starts at 6:30 p.m. and ends at 8 p.m., and is open to the public