Monthly Archives: August 2013

MSU to offer 10-week adult piano classes

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Beginning Sept. 3, Mississippi State will offer a series of 10 evening classes for adults who wish to learn the basics of playing the piano. The one-hour sessions begin at 5:30 p.m. and are organized and coordinated by Jackie…

Washington Monthly: MSU among top 100

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Mississippi State once again is listed among the top 100 in Washington Monthly magazine’s College Guide and Rankings. In a report released Monday [Aug. 26], the university is 71st in the annual ranking of national universities, based on contributions…

New James Brown movie to be filmed in Mississippi

New James Brown movie to be filmed in Mississippi JACKSON ­ Gov. Phil Bryant, film director Tate Taylor and state officials announced today that an upcoming movie by Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment on the life of musician James Brown…

I-20 Cocaine Bust made

Members of the Mississippi Highway Patrol¹s interdiction unit seized a kilogram of cocaine today during a stop on I-20 today. Two men are being held in the Rankin County Detention Center awaiting their initial court appearance. The suspects are identified…

Troopers Seize Marijuana in I-10 Traffic Stop

Members of the Mississippi Highway Patrol¹s interdiction unit seized five pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on I-10 in Hancock County. The stop was made just before 11:00 p.m., Friday, August 23rd. ³Our interdiction team has completed extensive, specialized…