April 12th, 2014
Malte Stropp and Zach White have seen quite a bit of success during their four years as men's tennis players at Mississippi State.
The list of accomplishments for the Bulldogs during their time in Starkville include a pair of Southeastern Conference Western Division championships, an appearance in the NCAA Sweet 16 and the first victory over Ole Miss in 26 years.
J. Wilmot Thomson, Jr., died April 11,
2014 at OCH Regional Medical Center in
Starkville, MS. Wilmot was born on August 5,
1921 in Crystal Springs, MS to Mr. and Mrs. J.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy M. Thomson;
2 sons, Joe & Jim; and 1 daughter, Fancy.
He is also survived by 4 grandsons, 1 granddaughter
and 4 great grandchildren.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs found a way to get on base all night long.
MSU just couldn't push those base runners across.
Mississippi State is all but finished with spring football practices.
The Bulldogs will have a non-pad practice some time next week, but today's Maroon and White Game will mark the end of spring drills for the Bulldogs.
The Alabama Crimson Tide were able to get a season-opening victory over the Mississippi State Bulldogs Friday night, but it wasn't easy for the nation's second-ranked team.
Alabama built a 5-0 lead through five innings and was able to thwart a late scoring surge by the home team to defeat the Bulldogs 5-1 at the MSU Softball Stadium.
Those in attendance at Friday's Starkville-Madison Central high school baseball game were treated to what Yellowjackets coach Travis Garner called a â€śgreat high school baseball game.â€ť
There may have only been one run scored, but the strong defense and pitching performances kept fans enthused until the very end as the Jaguars claimed a 1-0 victory.
West Oktibbeha coach Danny Crawford stands by the adage that hard work pays off.
On Friday, he saw that come to fruition as one of his Timberwolves, Kadarius Yates, inked a letter of intent to join the Holmes Community College Bulldogs.
Starkville Sanitation and Environmental Services Director Emma Gandy spent close to an hour on the hot seat before the cityâ€™s Audit and Budget Committee Thursday afternoon.
Starkville aldermen voted 5-0 in a called meeting Thursday afternoon tat City Hall o apply for an Urban Youth Corps Program Grant from the Mississippi Department of Transportation.
Starkville School District rallied around its own Thursday night at a special benefit program for the Lark family.
Andrew and Jeanine Lark, Starkville High School art and Armstrong Middle School history teachers, respectively, lost their family home and four cars in a Jan. 25 fire. The Larks have three children â€” Jada, LaTonya and Andrew Lark III.