Archive - 2012
ASHEVILLE, N.C. â€” Ruth Webster Kromer, 71, died
Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Memorial Mission Hospital of respiratory
Having grown up in Arkansas and Mississippi, Ruth lived in
By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
The new year started with tragedy for the Starkville School District after two students were killed in separate incidents on New Yearâ€™s Day.
By JEFF AMY
JACKSON â€” The curtain rises Tuesday on a new era of Republican dominance in Mississippi.
By STEVEN NALLEY
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider approving revisions to the cityâ€™s drug and alcohol personnel policy at its meeting Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall.
By MICHAEL WARDLAW
Starkville High School junior Devin Mitchell was shot and killed in the early morning hours of New Yearâ€™s Day at Ridgewood Apartments in West Point.
By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
JACKSON â€” Mississippi legislators expect to handle several big issues during their four-month session that begins at noon on Tuesday.
In 2011, the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors dealt with a wide range of issues from the installation of a countywide vicious animal ordinance to the adoption of a trimmed operating budget.
Starkville retailers are reporting strong holiday sales aided by the Starkville Main Street Associationâ€™s Secret Santa program, and many have plans for clearance sales to close out the year.