The Daily Press Starkville Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-07-29T16:22:28-04:00 TRENDING (VIDEO): Peyton Manning dancing at practice - KTNV2014-07-29T16:22:28-04:002014-07-29T16:22:28-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsStarkville, MSNo author availableNOW TRENDING (VIDEO): Peyton Manning dancing at practice - KTNVStarkville Daily regains accreditation2014-07-29T09:08:09-04:002014-07-29T09:08:09-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsIn 2012, Gov. Phil Bryant declared a state of emergency for OCSD, abolished its accreditation, removed the OCSD board and superintendent and replaced them with a state conservatorship at the request of the Mississippi Board of Education (MBE). The district’s first conservator, former Jackson School District Superintendent Jayne Sargent, was succeeded by former Greenwood Public School District Superintendent Margie Pulley at the beginning of the spring 2013 semester.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyOCSD regains accreditationStarkville Daily arrests man in sexual contact with minor case2014-07-29T09:06:15-04:002014-07-29T09:06:15-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsAccording to a Starkville Police Department press release, officers arrested 51-year-old Jodie Young Jr. on suspicion of one count of enticing a child to meet for sexual purposes and five counts of “touching of a child for lustful purposes.”Starkville, MSSDN staffSPD arrests man in sexual contact with minor caseStarkville Daily in shooting faces assault charge2014-07-29T09:05:19-04:002014-07-29T09:05:19-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsWayne Monts, 33, will face a charge of aggravated assault after he reportedly shot 19-year-old Tiberias Lampkin in the leg at a residence on New Light Road.Starkville, MSSDN staffSuspect in shooting faces assault chargeStarkville Daily Exchange student says goodbye to club on Monday2014-07-29T09:03:56-04:002014-07-29T09:03:56-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsHargrove is a member of Starkville Rotary Club, and Romen-Naegel is the club’s 2013-14 Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) student from Germany. Hargrove said she had taken Romen-Naegel to several meetings and recently went to dinner with her, where she said she noticed the habit taking hold.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyRotary Exchange student says goodbye to club on MondayStarkville Daily trial to begin2014-07-29T09:01:24-04:002014-07-29T09:01:24-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThe court spent Monday selecting a jury for the trial, according to Circuit Clerk Glenn Hamilton. Starkville, MSSDN staffQuinn trial to beginStarkville Daily wins DYW2014-07-28T09:26:44-04:002014-07-28T09:26:44-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsAlthough Fant spent months preparing for the competition, she said the moment is all still a blur.Starkville, MSKayleigh FewFant wins DYWStarkville Daily hosts traveling exhibit2014-07-28T09:25:30-04:002014-07-28T09:25:30-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThere are chutes that can be moved to different locations on a magnetic wall, and balls to roll down those chutes. There are bells to ring, mechanisms to turn, and panels of different shapes to fit into matching holes.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyEmerson hosts traveling exhibitStarkville Daily OF OKTIBBEHA: Underwood strives to help youth talent blossom in Miss.2014-07-28T09:22:58-04:002014-07-28T09:22:58-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsFor decades, Starkville resident Joe Ray Underwood has committed himself to this philosophy, continually motivating and encouraging students through his career and community service. Starkville, MSKayleigh FewSPIRIT OF OKTIBBEHA: Underwood strives to help youth talent blossom in Miss.Starkville Daily Scholars ready for stage - Performances scheduled for this weekend at MSU’s McComas Hall 2014-07-25T09:08:19-04:002014-07-25T09:08:19-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsIn 2012, the production was “Don’t Panic,” built around the 2012 apocalypse phenomenon and a zombie plague. In 2013 came “Tales from Dimension 13,” a collection of three science fiction tales that took several cues from the television suspense classic “The Twilight Zone.” And this year, the production is a ghost story of criminal intrigue, star-crossed love and paranormal evil that spans nearly a century.Starkville, MSSteven NalleySummer Scholars ready for stage - Performances scheduled for this weekend at MSU’s McComas Hall Starkville Daily