Mississippi State women come up short of miracle NCAA finish

April 3, 2017 in Sports

By STEPHEN HAWKINS DALLAS (AP) — The Mississippi State miracle finished a little short. Two days after ending four-time defending national champion UConn’s record 111-game winning streak, the Bulldogs lost […]

Mississippi State student killed in Starkville; 4 arrested

November 8, 2016 in Education, News

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) – Authorities say a Mississippi State University student died in an attempted robbery. Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt tells local news outlets 21-year-old Joseph Tillman, a senior […]

Mississippi flag removed from Mississippi State University campus

August 31, 2016 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Another public university in Mississippi has stopped flying the state flag that prominently features the Confederate battle emblem. Mississippi State University becomes the sixth of the […]

$600,000 men: Ole Miss, Mississippi State leaders get pay increase

December 18, 2015 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi’s new chancellor will make $600,000 a year, and Mississippi State University’s president is getting a pay raise to match. The College Board […]

Mississippi State forward Demetrius Houston off basketball team

December 11, 2015 in Sports

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State sophomore forward Demetrius Houston is no longer with the team. Coach Ben Howland, in a news release, announced Thursday that Houston will look to […]

Mississippi State: Freshman made suicide, homicide threats that led to alert

August 28, 2015 in Education, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi State University officials say the school’s police force arrested a freshman after he made threats to kill himself and others that sparked a campus lockdown […]

NCAA basketball: Mississippi State fires coach Rick Ray after 3 seasons

March 23, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Mississippi State has ended basketball coach Rick Ray’s short tenure after three straight losing seasons eroded a large chunk of the program’s fan support. The school released a statement […]

Mitt Romney courts middle class, takes jabs at Hillary Clinton in Mississippi

January 28, 2015 in News

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Mitt Romney is renewing his pledge to fight for the poor and middle class in a speech that questions Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton’s foreign policy and […]