The Daily Press http://starkvilledailynews.com http://starkvilledailynews.com/apfeed.xml--1 Starkville Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-09-12T10:10:21-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18387MSU holds memorial for Cristil2014-09-12T10:10:21-04:002014-09-12T10:10:21-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThey all used their voice to make those feelings known tot he family and friends gathered at Humphrey Coliseum.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSDANNY P. SMITHMSU holds memorial for CristilStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18387Change0Usable2014-09-12T10:10:21-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18386USAF band to play at McComas Hall2014-09-12T10:05:31-04:002014-09-12T10:03:38-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThe quintet, which features two trumpets, a trombone, bass trombone and a French horn with a percussion accompanist, will perform in the McCommas Hall theater at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Concert admission is free and open to the public. The quintet will also perform Wednesday at the University of Southern Mississippi.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MS ALEX HOLLOWAYUSAF band to play at McComas HallStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18386Change0Usable2014-09-12T10:03:38-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18385Benefit race for cancer research set for Saturday2014-09-12T09:57:37-04:002014-09-12T09:57:37-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsHer mother, Beverly Coleman, said Gee had a deep family history of cancer — Coleman is a breast cancer survivor, several of her aunts died from breast cancer, and she has two first cousins who are also breast cancer survivors. She said Gee recognized this family risk factor, but it wasn’t until she was 33, suffering from unexplained abdominal pain and swelling, that she received a blood test for CA125, a substance found at elevated levels in ovarian cancer cells. The normal range for the test is 0 to 35. Gee’s CA125 level was more than 700, and by age 37, she had lost her fight against ovarian cancer.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSSTEVEN NALLEYBenefit race for cancer research set for SaturdayStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18385Change0Usable2014-09-12T09:57:37-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18374VIDEO: Obamas, Americans Remember Victims of 9/11 Attacks2014-09-11T10:27:34-04:002014-09-11T10:25:56-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily News<div class="ndn_embed" data-config-widget-id="1" style="width:390px;height:219px" data-config-type="VideoPlayer/Single" data-config-tracking-group="90711" data-config-playlist-id="13434" data-config-video-id="26727970" data-config-site-section="horizon"></div>Starkville, MSNo author availableVIDEO: Obamas, Americans Remember Victims of 9/11 AttacksStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18374Change0Usable2014-09-11T10:25:56-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18373MetroCast outage affects 6 counties2014-09-11T10:08:12-04:002014-09-11T10:08:12-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsMetroCast Southern Region Operations Manager Mark Boyer said the problem originated in Houston, before MetroCast dispatched crews to repair the issue.“We had a fiber that was cut in Houston,” Boyer said. “We’ve got crews we sent out who were working to get service restored as fast as possible.”Starkville, MSAlex HollowayMetroCast outage affects 6 countiesStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18373Change0Usable2014-09-11T10:08:12-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18372Murray enjoying Miss America stage2014-09-11T10:05:49-04:002014-09-11T10:05:49-04:00She appeared on American Idol as a teenager in 2009 and reached the top 13, and she has lent her voice to many events in the years since. The year after that, she won the Miss Mississippi’s Outstanding Teen pageant and placed 10th in the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen pageant. So when she won the Miss Mississippi pageant in July, she said she had a lot of experience that prepared her for a long-sought shot at the title of Miss America.No dateline availableNo author availableMurray enjoying Miss America stageNo source availableurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18372Change0Usable2014-09-11T10:05:49-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18371Locals remember experiences during 9/11, attacks’ aftermath2014-09-11T10:03:41-04:002014-09-11T10:03:41-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsOktibbeha County Volunteer Fire Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan says he would carry that statement further: “Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for a stranger.” He says that’s exactly what many of the firefighters with the Fire Department of the City of New York (FDNY) did trying to save people from the collapse of the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks — and some of them were friends of his.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyLocals remember experiences during 9/11, attacks’ aftermathStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18371Change0Usable2014-09-11T10:03:41-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18370Volunteers lend hand to local law enforcement, firefighters2014-09-11T10:02:22-04:002014-09-11T10:02:22-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsVolunteer Starkville and the Maroon Volunteer Center partnered for Serving Those Who Serve Us, which this year provided volunteer efforts at District 5 Oktoc Volunteer Fire Station, East Oktibbeha/Bellaire Fire Station, the firing range that benefits the police and sheriff’s departments, and at Fire Station 1.Starkville, MSConnor GuytonVolunteers lend hand to local law enforcement, firefightersStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18370Change0Usable2014-09-11T10:02:22-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18362City to keep "plus one" coverage2014-09-10T09:59:04-04:002014-09-10T09:59:04-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThe board unanimously approved adding the plus-one adult plan, as well as an employee-plus-children plan to its health benefits during its Sept. 2 meeting.Starkville, MSZACK PLAIRCity to keep "plus one" coverageStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18362Change0Usable2014-09-10T09:59:04-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:18361SSD, OCSD to seek bids on projects jointly2014-09-10T09:57:30-04:002014-09-10T09:57:30-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsAfter a lengthy executive session, the SSD Board of Trustees voted to seek bids jointly with OCSD for a $550,000 construction project to expand Starkville High School's cafeteria.Starkville, MSALEX HOLLOWAYSSD, OCSD to seek bids on projects jointlyStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:18361Change0Usable2014-09-10T09:57:30-04:00