Skip to main content

Syndicate contentLocal Sports

MSU's Renfroe drafted 13th overall by Padres

June 6, 2013

Hunter Renfroe's junior season was an eyeopener for a good amount of Major League Baseball scouts.
Thursday night that was evident.
The Mississippi State junior outfielder was taken 13th overall by the San Diego Padres in Thursday night's First-Year Player draft. 

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Area softball players set for all-star game

June 6, 2013

The lineups have been set and first pitch is fast approaching.
On Saturday a couple of area softball players will join others from around the state for the 12th Annual MAC All-Star Fast Pitch Softball Game. Representing their schools will be catcher Allie Steadman of Eupora and right fielder Alaina Hill from East Webster.

Bulldogs anxiously wait for the MLB draft

June 5, 2013

Mississippi State head coach John Cohen couldn't understand why people were asking him when the Bulldogs were going to touch down in Charlottesville, Va., today.
The Bulldogs will leave Starkville today around 3:30 p.m. for an NCAA Super Regional and will land in Charlottesville, Va. around 7 p.m.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

MSU's Neal knows a little bit about Virginia

June 5, 2013

The Mississippi State Bulldogs don't have to look far to get their questions answered about the trip they are making to Virginia.
All they have to do is turn to their strength coach Brian Neal.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Lady Vols receive State championship rings

June 5, 2013

It’s been roughly three months since the Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers made their run to a trio of State titles, and things are finally starting to set in for coach Glenn Schmidt and her team of champions.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Mississippi State values SEC revenue sharing plan

June 5, 2013

The Southeastern Conference has led the way when it comes college sports.
This year was no different.
The SEC will distribute approximately $289.4 million to the 14 schools in the league as part of the revenue sharing plan for the 2012-13 fiscal year, which ends Aug. 31.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Wolverines look to increase speed during the offseason

June 5, 2013

Coach Doug Wilson has identified one area where the East Webster Wolverines have to improve if they are going to be the type of improved football team they want this fall.
It's going to take speed, speed and more speed.

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

Bulldogs back home: Young, Davidson, Euell give back to community

June 4, 2013

Football and life are the hot topics at the Starkville Sportsplex this week.
Sleepy Robinson, a former Mississippi State University quarterback, and some of his friends have been spending their time hosting a football skills and life camp at the complex.

Robinson, Plump share experience camp brings

June 4, 2013

Former Mississippi State quarterbacks Sleepy Robinson and Greg Plump have some things in common.
Robinson and Plump were roommates during their time in Starkville, they both have thrown a touchdown pass in a bowl game, both were high school coaches on the sideline at Durant.
They are together again in Starkville this week at the Robinson Football/Life Skills camp at the Sportsplex.

SMITH COLUMN: Former MSU players devote time for youth

June 4, 2013

Sleepy Robinson, Greg Plump, Robert Young, Charlie Davidson, Eric Moulds made a name for themselves during their football careers with the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
After their playing careers were over, they all went their separate ways and are successful in various areas of their lives.

Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...
By RUTH MORGAN For Starkville Daily News General Wiley Norris Nash was one of Mississippi as well as Starkville’s most...
Creation is imagination, and being a visual artist I'm attempting to be creative, inventive, and imaginative. To...