By ROBBIE FAULK
Growing up just 30 miles down Highway 12 in Ackerman, it was always former Choctaw County Charger Tre Brown’s dream to play for Mississippi State.
Though he had to take a short detour, he’s going to … Read more
By Ruth Nowlin
I woke up at a little after one in the morning. He was thrashing about in his bed and crying out in a high-pitched voice. I rolled out, my feet scrambling for my old floppy … Read more
No sense about the sun
A town council in North Carolina rejected plans to rezone land for a solar farm after residents voiced fears it would cause cancer, stop plants from growing and suck up all the energy from the … Read more
Dec. 6, 2015
Graveside services with military honors for Clifton “PeeWee” Borel, 83, of Starkville were Dec. 12, 2015, at Moore Cemetery in Brooksville.
He was born Nov. 12, 1932, in Louisiana. Mr. Borel was a retired … Read more
By JOEL COLEMAN
Not long after Ricky Woods took the job as head football coach at Starkville High School earlier this year, one of his new players approached him.
“The first day we were in the weight room, he … Read more
infrequently used words to strengthen your
During January, my Theatre Appreciation students and I will watch a recorded performance of William Shakespeare’s “Henry IV Part 1.” Before we watch each act, I will elucidate what the … Read more
Evangelist Francie Hemphill
God’s love is like a bouquet of long stem red roses, it is beautiful to the one who receives it. Thank you heavenly Father for your love. St. John 3:16 For God so loved the … Read more
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 16
8 p.m. — MSU at Florida State
THURSDAY, DEC. 17
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Clarkdale
6 p.m. — East Webster at Houlka
FRIDAY, DEC. 18
6 p.m. — Louisville … Read more
From Press Reports
This holiday season, give yourself and your loved ones the best gift of all: a healthy you.
When you quit smoking, the health benefits start within 20 minutes of putting down the cigarette, cigar, cigarillo or pipe. … Read more
10:43 a.m., Hwy. 15, Livestock on Hwy., CSO
8:32 p.m., Murphy Dr., Dispute, CSO
8:38 p.m., Hwy. 9, MVA, CSO, APD, MHP
1:05 a.m., Chester St. Medical Call, EMS
5:27 a.m., Cherry St., Disturbance, APD
Nov.26… Read more