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Choctaw County Charger Tre Brown visits MSU

By ROBBIE FAULK sports@starkvilledailynews.com 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…

In our community

That’s Life 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…

Letter to the editor

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…

Obituaries

Clifton ‘PeeWee’ Borel 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…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan Provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary 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 students are…

In our community

God’s Love 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…

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 16 College Basketball 8 p.m. — MSU at Florida State THURSDAY, DEC. 17 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Clarkdale 6 p.m. — East Webster at Houlka FRIDAY, DEC. 18 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Louisville…

E911 Calls

Nov. 24 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  Nov. 25 1:05 a.m., Chester St. Medical Call, EMS 5:27 a.m., Cherry St., Disturbance, APD Nov.26…