'Tis the season

Wearing a Santa hat and white beard, a band member marches past Starkville downtown's courthouse at night with his fellow mellophone players.
Photo by Megan Bean

November 29, 2021

MSU's Famous Maroon Band members march in the annual Starkville Christmas Parade downtown on Nov. 29. MSU Baseball Head Coach Chris Lemonis and coaching staff members of the 2021 NCAA National Championship team served as Grand Marshal, and MSU retiree Mike Goree was honored for his 35th year participating as Santa. For more parade photos, click here.