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Maroon clinches Maroon/White World Series

STARKVILLE – Maroon used a two-run third inning to take Game Three of Mississippi State’s Maroon/White World Series, winning 3-1-0 against Digi Camo and Gray at Dudy Noble Field on Saturday. With the victory, Maroon claimed the three-team series by a total score of 8-4-2. Sophomore Hunter Stovall’s 3-for-5 day played a big role in […]

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McQuary helps Maroon down Gray

Special to the Chickasaw Journal STARKVILLE – A balanced offense helped Maroon defeat Gray, 8-4, in Mississippi State’s 16th fall baseball scrimmage on Saturday at Dudy Noble Field. Junior Brent Rooker led the charge, going 2-for-3 and driving in three runs for the Maroon squad. Maroon scored first in the bottom of the first on an […]

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MSU names Summer 2016 graduates

Special to the Chickasaw Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State University has named the graduation list for the 2016 summer term for Chickasaw County with five local students earning degrees. Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition […]

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McQuary shines in Maroon and Gray scrimmage

  Special to the Chickasaw Journal STARKVILLE – Houston’s Denver McQuary played hard on the mound and at the plate in the Bulldogs fall scrimmage and everybody won. Courtesy of small ball and the long ball, Maroon and Gray played to a 6-6 tie through six innings on Mississippi State’s second fall scrimmage Saturday at Dudy […]

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May to compete for Miss MSU

    Special to the Chickasaw Journal   STARKVILLE — Sixteen students from as near as Houston and as far away as Nebraska are seeking the title of Miss Mississippi State University 2017. Taking place Friday, Sept. 23, the annual campus pageant gets underway at 7 p.m. in historic Lee Hall’s Bettersworth Auditorium. General admission […]

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Extension offers sleep strategies for kids

By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – Teachers see it all the time when a child walks into a room with that blank stare, yawns when class starts and soon dozes off. And a new program offered by the Chickasaw County Extension Service can help parents make sure their child, their spouse and even themselves […]

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Reed, McQuary, Pontotoc Red Sox finish season

      Special to the Chickasaw Journal   American Legion balls takes the best boys in your neighborhood and turns them in to a baseball team. Houlkas Tyreque Reed and Houston’s Denver McQuary played for the Pontotoc Red Sox in the American Legion League this summer before heading back to college. Reed will attend […]

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Sundancer crosses 2016 Solar Car Challenge finish line

  By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal   MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Sundancer crossed the finish line Saturday one minute before the race deadline and was the only car in the race to travel all the miles in the 2016 Solar Car Challenge under the time allotted. Sundancer, the Houston Solar Car, has unofficially won the Solar […]

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DAN MULLEN: ‘No intention of ever leaving’

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Every offseason since 2009, Dan Mullen has heard his name associated with just about every major college coaching vacancy. It has become something of a tradition for Mullen to see where he is going to land next. There was Michigan, Penn State, Minnesota, Colorado and Southern Cal along […]

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NFL DRAFT: Tunsil falls to Miami in coach pay scandal, Jones misses 1st Round

By Parrish Alford Daily Journal CHICAGO – Laremy Tunsil says he took money from an Ole Miss football coach – the biggest story on what was supposed to be a huge night for the Rebels’ program. Once projected as the No. 1 pick in the draft, Tunsil slid to No. 13 where he was taken […]

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STATE DOLLARS: Chickasaw Health Dept. gets $100,000 from $249M budget

By Bobby Harrison Daily Journal Jackson Bureau JACKSON – Northeast Mississippi local governments garnered about $3 million in projects in a $249.6 million bond bill that passed both chambers of the state Legislature late Monday. Bond proceeds will be used to pay off the project over a period of years. The projects range from tourism-related […]

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Bulldogs soar to No. 2 in national ranking

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – Mississippi State climbed to No. 2 in the D1baseball.com national rankings on Monday after its weekend series win at previously top-ranked Florida. The Diamond Dogs (23-9-1), No. 5 a week ago, snapped the Gators’ 29-game winning streak at home with 10-4 and 2-1 victories on the final two […]

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May named Miss Maroon and White

Special to the Chickasaw Journal Junior Molly K. May, center, was crowned Miss Maroon & White for 2016 during a Thursday, March 10 campus program at Mississippi State. May is a communication/public relations major from Houston and a graduate of Houston High School. She is the daughter of Debra May and Glen Bingham Also selected […]

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Former MSU, Houston standout Chris Jones arrested

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Another NFL hopeful from Mississippi State has been arrested. Former Bulldog and Houston High School defensive lineman Chris Jones was charged with speeding and driving with a suspended license following a traffic stop in Starkville on Wednesday. Jones was pulled over for speeding along Blackjack Road at 2:22 p.m. and […]

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