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  1. Our Opinion: Smoking bans produce positive results for regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Newms360.com

    Four Northeast Mississippi communities - Starkville, Tupelo, Mantachie and Oxford - adopted indoor public smoking bans 10 years ago, and none have any reason to regret that decision. Economic advances and improving public health statistics in the past decade validate the argument that non-smokers should not have to endure secondhand smoke and its health risks in public places. 8 comments

  2. Razorbacks out to end four-game skid to BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Newms360.com

    The one thing those three contests have in common is they all came down to the wire. The Bulldogs won 24-17 in overtime in Little Rock in 2013, 17-10 in Starkville the following year when Will Redmond picked off a pass at the goal line and 51-10 in Fayetteville last season when Beniquez Brown blocked a field goal.

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  3. Mississippi State women winning recruiting battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Newms360.com

    Over the past week, the 10th-ranked Bulldogs signed four players in their 2017 class, which is rated No. 19 by All-Star Girls Report.

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  4. ROTC Egg Bowl Run handoff set for Calhoun CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Newms360.com

    Before dusk breaks at 4 a.m., the cadets of Mississippi State University's Bulldog Battalion will gather to prepare for a 56-mile trek to deliver the official game ball of the 113th Egg Bowl to the University of Mississippi's Army ROTC Battalion in Calhoun City. The 4th Annual Army ROTC Egg Bowl Run, sponsored by the Year of the Cowbell, begins Nov. 21 to increase awareness for both universities' ROTC units and create goodwill for the Egg Bowl game on Nov. 26. "They start about 4 a.m. in Starkville," said Chuck Lovorn, head ringer for Year of the Cowbell.

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  5. MSU talks top 10 showdown with TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Newms360.com

    No. 10 Mississippi State hosts eighth-ranked Texas Sunday at 5 p.m. The Bulldogs are 3-0 on the young season and coach Vic Schaefer along with his daughter Blair and point guard Morgan William met with the media on Thursday to talk about their upcoming top 10 battle with the Longhorns. "First of all, I am so proud of our team.

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  6. Trespassing incident prompts school lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Newms360.com

    Thursday morning, officers responded to Pilcher Street for a report of Nicholas O. Monroe making threats to his neighbors. Monroe, 24, of Starkville, then barricaded himself inside an apartment.

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  7. Our Opinion: Achievement gaps aren't necessarily uncrossableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Newms360.com

    The achievement gap between categories of students in some of the best Mississippi public school districts, while ostensibly reflecting race-based differences, is more accurately understood as rooted in factors like family literacy levels, poverty and families not anchored in two-parents-in-residence households. Tupelo, Oxford and Booneville have particularly high achievement gaps between black and white students.Other gaps relate to students of other minorities, English Language Learners and students with disabilities, plus gaps between male and female students, a gender gap.

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  8. Indoor smoking bans hit a decade in Northeast MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Newms360.com

    "We knew it would take a lot of work and would be a huge challenge," said North Mississippi Medical Center community health director Liz Dawson, who was part of a coalition that advocated for the ban a decade ago. "I knew it would be worth it to make it healthier for everybody." 3 comments

  9. Starkville serves as surrogate home for SeniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Newms360.com

    As the son of Jamaican immigrants in Montreal, Canada, Senior left home in 2011 at the age of 16 to attend Hargrave Military Academy in Chatham, Virginia and has been on his own ever since. Senior spent one semester at the prep school before accepting a scholarship at Mississippi State and has only been home a total of 15 weeks in the five years he has been away.

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  10. Report: Woods leaving Starkville, returning to EuporaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Newms360.com

    It appears current Starkville High football head coach Ricky Woods will be making a return to Eupora High School, according to multiple reports, with the Starkville Daily News first reporting. Woods coached at Eupora from 1990-94 and made a Class 2A semifinals appearance for the Eagles.

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  11. Unbeaten MSU women in Biloxi for 'home' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Newms360.com

    No. 10 Mississippi State is back in the Magnolia State fresh off a 2-0 sweep at the Maine Tipoff Tournament over the weekend. MSU coach Vic Schaefer sacrificed a home game in Starkville to travel down to the coast and hopes to schedule a game in Jackson next season.

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  12. School chiefs mull gap in student learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Newms360.com

    With three of the widest achievement gaps in Northeast Mississippi, leaders in the Tupelo, Booneville and Oxford school districts know there is work to be done to bring all students to an equal level of academic achievement. However, superintendents believe the gap may be smaller than data released last week by the Mississippi Department of Education indicates. 1 comment

  13. Logan Lowery: Msu's objective: 'Just win, baby!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Newms360.com

    The Bulldogs will need to win out against Arkansas and Ole Miss to reach bowl eligibility for the seventh straight year under Dan Mullen. It certainly isn't an easy path to the postseason but MSU has been there and done that before.

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  14. No. 10 Bulldogs play Tulane in BiloxiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Newms360.com

    No. 10 Mississippi State is back in the Magnolia State after winning the Maine Tipoff Tournament over the weekend. The Bulldogs will play Tulane in Biloxi Wednesday at 7 p.m. Head coach Vic Schaefer recaps the weekend and previews the game along with junior guards Victoria Vivians and Roshunda Johnson.

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  15. MSU Notebook: Plenty of history for Bulldogs, RazorbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | Newms360.com

    Of the 26 previous meetings between the two programs, 15 of them have been decided by a touchdown or less. MSU coach Dan Mullen has been on both ends of those close decisions during the series since his arrival in 2009 but has been the benefactor during the last three meetings.

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  16. Egg Bowl slated for 2:30 p.m. kickoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | Newms360.com

    Dan Mullen and Hugh Freeze will meet again on Nov. 26 at 2:30 p.m. The annual Egg Bowl rivalry between Mississippi State and Ole Miss has been slated for a 2:30 p.m. kickoff on Nov. 26 in Oxford. The Bulldogs and Rebels will battle for the Golden Egg Trophy on SEC Network, the fifth time MSU has appeared on the channel this season.

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  17. MSU shook up playoff picture last week, aims for encoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | Newms360.com

    The last two times Mississippi State has traveled to Alabama it has done so undefeated - only to return across the state line with its first loss of the season. That's certainly not the case today as the 4-5 Bulldogs travel down Highway 82 to take on the top-ranked Crimson Tide at 11 a.m. on ESPN.

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  18. Experience aids MSU in season-opening winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Newms360.com

    Mississippi State only has three players returning from last year and relied heavily on that experience in its season opener. Quinndary Weatherspoon, I.J Ready and Aric Holman combined for 47 points, 20 rebounds, nine assists and seven blocks in the Bulldogs' 78-74 victory over Norfolk State on Friday.

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  19. Hoops? Here it isRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Newms360.com

    For college fans who've been asking since early October when basketball season would begin, here's the answer: Today. The state's lone ranked team, the No.

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  20. Two now face capital murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Newms360.com

    Two of the five suspects being held in connection with a Sunday morning shooting in the Cotton District now face capital murder charges. On Thursday, officials upgraded the charges against Syboris A. Pippins, 18, and Jaylen Barker, 20, both of Columbus.

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