A REPORT FROM OCH Rotarian “Sonny” Kelly, Administrator and CEO of Oktibbeha County Hospital, is today’s speaker. He’ll update us on the status and services of the hospital. NEXT WEEK Outstanding teachers and students from five area schools will be recognized next week. Schools represented Monday will be East Oktibbeha, Overstreet, Sudduth, Ward-Stewart, and West […]

SCHOOL BOND REFERENDUM The importance of the Starkville School District School Bond Issue to the children and to the community is today’s topic. Passage requires a 60% YES vote in the October 8 referendum. Roy Pollard and Ann Carr, bond issue co-chairs, are our speakers. NEXT MONDAY – STEAK AND BINGO   Next Monday is […]

ENJOY THE EVENING!! Welcome to our second annual “Fall Social.” It’s the only Rotary meeting of the year when we don’t have a speaker and there’s no business to conduct – just a time to meet, eat, socialize, and have fun. It’s also a great time to get acquainted with newer members. NEXT WEEK’S PROGRAM […]

MISSISSIPPI’S SCHOOL DROPOUT WOES The state continues to experience unacceptably high school dropout rates. Our guest today is Lewis Whitfield, senior vice president of the CREATE Foundation. He’ll tell us about the Foundation’s Dropout Program. A LOOK AT MSU WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Next week, Sharon Fanning, now in her 13 th year as Head Coach of […]

HOPES HIGH FOR LADY BULLDOG HOOPS We’re pleased to welcome Sharon Fanning back for her annual visit to Rotary. Now in her 13 th year as head coach for MSU’s Women’s Basketball, Coach Fanning will tell us about this year’s team and give us a preview of this year’s 30-game season which opens with an […]

BASKETBALL – MISSISSIPPI STATE STYLE It’s hard to believe that the MSU basketball season is almost upon us. The first exhibition game is Saturday afternoon when the Bulldogs will host the Patriots from University of the Cumberlands, Williamsburg, KY. Head Coach Rick Stansbury is here to give us a preview of this year’s team, which […]