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Maben woman charged with drugs, counterfeit money

STARKVILLE – A couple were arrested on drug charges after police stopped them walking through a neighborhood at 3 a.m. The Starkville Police Department encountered Jessica Clark McDaniel, 30, of Maben, and Jeremy L. Peters, 40, of Starkville, on Saturday, April 1 in the Longmeadow Subdivision. McDaniel was charged with felony possession of a controlled […]

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Starkville man killed in shootout after fleeing officers

Special to the Chickasaw Journal COLUMBUS – A man was shot to death after fleeing during a traffic stop and leading officers on a high-speed chase that ended in gunfire in Lowndes County. State Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain says a Lowndes County deputy sheriff was shot in the leg, but the wounds […]

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AP PREP POLL: Houston ranked No. 2 in 4A, Pontotoc No. 3

Associated Press Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Clinton (11) (8-0) 110 1 2. Tupelo (8-0) 96 2 3. Brandon (7-2) 79 4 4. West Point (8-1) 72 5 5. St. Stanislaus (7-1) […]

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AP POLL: Houston ranked No. 2 in 4A

Associated Press Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Clinton (13) (7-0) 148 1 2. Tupelo (2) (7-0) 133 T2 3. Picayune (7-0) 105 4 4. Brandon (6-2) 94 5 5. West Point (7-1) […]

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DAILY JOURNAL: Prep Football Rankings

LARGE SCHOOLS 1. Tupelo (7-0) 6A: Beat Southaven 38-7; Friday: host South Panola 2. West Point (6-1) 5A: Beat Center Hill 56-6; Friday: at Lake Cormorant 3. Starkville (5-2) 6A: Beat Greenville 70-0; Friday: at Madison Central 4. Amory (5-2) 4A: Beat Pontotoc 26-18; Friday: hosts Shannon (TIE) 5. Houston (6-1) 4A: Beat Kosciusko; Friday: […]

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DAILY JOURNAL POLL: Houston, Cal City ranked

Special to the Chickasaw Journal LARGE SCHOOLS 1. Tupelo (6-0) 6A: Beat Columbus 43-27; This week: at Southaven 2. West Point (5-1) 5A: Beat Clarksdale 20-17; This week: host Center Hill 3. Starkville (4-2) 6A: Lost to NW Rankin 28-7; This week: host Greenville 4. Pontotoc (7-0) 4A: Beat Corinth 44-8; This week: at Amory […]

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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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DAILY JOURNAL Rankings, Sept. 12: Houston is No. 5

LARGE SCHOOLS 1. Starkville 6A (3-0): Open date. This week: at Meridian 2. Tupelo 6A (4-0): Beat Brandon 14-13. This week: Open date. 3. West Point 5A (2-1): Beat Columbus 17-13. This week: Hosts Noxubee Co. 4. Pontotoc 4A (4-0): Beat Water Valley 57-14. This week: At North Pontotoc. 5. Houston 4A (3-1): Beat East […]

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PREP POLL: Houston reappears in 4A ranks

Associated Press Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. CLASS OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Clinton (14) (4-0) 148 1 2. Starkville (3-0) 122 3 3. Warren Central (4-0) 100 T5 4. Tupelo (4-0) 66 NR 5. West Point […]

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AP PREP POLL: 2A has East Webster 3rd, Calhoun City 4th

            Special to the Chickasaw Journal   (AP) – Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. Class Overall 1. Brandon (10) (2-0) 133 — 2. Clinton (5) (2-0) 132 — 3. Starkville (1) (2-0) 103 […]

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Houston hammering out employee handbook

            By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The federal government has rules and regulation, the state and policy and procedures and Houston will soon have it’s handbook for employees. Aldermen met in a work session last week to look at several different handbooks from surrounding municipalities and wants to […]

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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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HOOP PLAYOFFS: MHSAA state tournament schedule

MHSAA STATE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT QUARTERFINALS Thursday, March 3 9:00 AM — Class 1A Boys: Simmons vs. Leake County at Mississippi Coliseum 10:30 AM — Class 1A Boys: Ashland vs. Durant at Mississippi Coliseum 12:00 PM — Class 1A Boys: Biggersville vs. West Lowndes at Mississippi Coliseum 1:30 PM — Class 1A Boys: Houlka vs. Sacred […]

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TOURNAMENT SCORES: Area teams Friday, Feb. 26

(MHSAA State Tournament-Second Round) GIRLS Class 1A Biggersville 84, Coldwater 68 Shaw 58, Pine Grove 58 West Union 54, Hamilton 38 Vardaman 74, Myrtle 69 Bogue Chitto 70, Durant 54 McAdams 81, Salem 56 Nanih Waiya 70, Stringer 42 West Lowndes 75, Lumberton 66 Class 2A Baldwyn 65, Leland 39 W. Tallahatchie 41, East Webster […]

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