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SHS seniors work to memorialize a historic time in high school yearbook

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

High school is shaping up to have an unusual ending for the 291 members of the Starkville High School senior class, but 23 of them face a specific challenge.

Area animal shelters change practices in wake of COVID-19

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Area

A woman adopting a dog at the Columbus-Lowndes Humane Society walks out the door with her new furry friend, and the spartan staff at the animal shelter goes into sanitizing mode.

Mississippi COVID-19 numbers rise above 800 over the weekend

Posted less than 6 hours ago in State

As of Sunday night, 847 Mississippians are confirmed to have COVID-19, and 16 Mississippians have died from the virus, according to Mississippi State Department of Health.

 

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4-County to survey members about potential internet option

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While Trump says economy could restart fully by Easter week, local pastors, businesspeople are not as optimistic

Partnership School construction halted for pandemic

Body found in Oktibbeha County might be missing Starkville man

Yokohama shutting down for 2 weeks because of coronavirus

CAC innovates to keep community connected to the arts

'Social-distancing safe' teddy bear scavenger hunt takes hold in Golden Triangle

Reeves: Stricter local ordinances don't violate executive order

 

 

Some international students have no way home

Two MSU employees, student have confirmed cases of COVID-19

State's death toll from COVID-19 rises to five

Down market brings new investors, while existing ones seek to 'ride it out'

Local hospitals work to mitigate coronavirus spread

Area hospitals stocked up on masks, other COVID-19 supplies

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SPORTS

Louisville Cardinals head coach Dan McDonnell greets Mississippi State Bulldogs head coach Chris Lemonis as home plate umpire Jeff Hinrichs looks on prior to the game in the 2019 College World Series on June 20 at TD Ameritrade Park.

Complications surround potential fall college baseball season

Mississippi State softball's Class of 2021 commits are staying close despite the distance

Mississippi State forward Reggie Perry declares for NBA draft

Sweet (16) revenge: Revisiting Mississippi State women's basketball's 2010 NCAA tournament upset of Ohio State

Greg Owen hired to replace Dr. Cheyenne Trussell as new Starkville athletic director

The MAG suspends season indefinitely amid COVID-19 spread

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OPINIONS

Marc Dion: Who's a good dog?

Wyatt Emmerich: Caution is good, but let's not lose our confidence

Cartoonist View: 3/30/20

Ask Rufus: A Walk Through 200 Years of History

Roses and thorns: 3/29/20

Voice of the people: Mayor Robert Smith, Sr.

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LIFESTYLES

Pastor Terry Thrun preaches to a congregation of eight March 22 at Bible Baptist Church in West Point. A sign on the church door asked people not to shake hands. In response to a request from state officials to suspend in-person services to reduce spread of COVID-19, churches are finding other ways to connect to their congregations.

A unique season of life: In a time of pandemic, churches adapt to feed the flock

Local voices: Unconventional times call for unconventional learning

MUW Campus Recreation offers 'Owls in the Nest' to stay active

MSU waiving GMAT/GRE requirements for summer and fall graduate school applicants

Southern Gardening: Gardening offers many stay-at-home benefits

In the garden with Felder: Getting the 'chili' right

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NATIONAL NEWS

Trump extends virus guidelines, braces US for big death toll

US cases now most in world, US capital sees more infections

Are gun shops 'essential' businesses during a pandemic?

Ethanol plants seek rule changes to resupply hand sanitizer

A new beat for police across US: Enforcing social distance

Officials: As Mississippi River drops, floods still a threat

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