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January 2nd

Moreland running for mayor, vows to broaden tax base

January 2, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Dan Moreland announced his qualification as a Republican for the Starkville mayoral race on the first day of municipal election qualifying Wednesday.

Leaders look forward to mass transit system

January 2, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville and Mississippi State University worked together to increase campus and city mass transportation options in 2012, and their efforts are set to bear further fruit in 2013.

Congressmen: ‘Cliff’ bill does not tackle spending

January 2, 2013

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Although Congress avoided significant tax increases and budget cuts associated with self-imposed sequestration measures, Mississippi’s representatives say Tuesday’s agreement does not solve America’s most pressing problem: runaway spending.

MSU women start SEC play

January 2, 2013

The process continues for the Mississippi State women's basketball team as it enters Southeastern Conference play tonight.

MSU coach Vic Schaefer would like to be further along and more prepared as the Bulldogs look to challenge the Vanderbilt Commodores on the road, but consistency remained an issue as the non-conference part of the schedule came to a close.

Moreland qualifies for mayoral race

January 2, 2013

Dan Moreland, a local businessman and chairman of the Starkville Parks Commission Board, announced today his qualification as a Republican for Starkville's mayoral race.

January 1st

Cliff avoided: Congress staves off tax hikes

January 1, 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) — Past its own New Year's deadline, a weary Congress sent President Barack Obama legislation to avoid a national "fiscal cliff" of middle class tax increases and spending cuts late Tuesday night in the culmination of a struggle that strained America's divided government to the limit.

Begin new year making healthier food choices

January 1, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Every new year brings with it exciting possibilities, uncertainties and the requisite personal promise to do better when it comes to eating and exercise.

Highlights of 2012: Part 1

January 1, 2013

By JAY REED

The Reeds were on the road again this holiday season. 

Pay raises for board, mayor to be reviewed

January 1, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider a recommendation from the city’s audit and budget committee to increase the salaries of the mayor and aldermen at its 5:30 p.m. meeting today at City Hall.

Turnovers, inconsistency ruin Bulldogs’ chances of 6 straight bowl game wins

January 1, 2013

By BEN WAIT
sports@starkvilledailynews.com

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Mississippi State was looking to extend its bowl winning streak to six games, while Northwestern was looking to win its first bowl game since 1949.

When the dust settled, the No. 21 (Associated Press) Wildcats (10-3) ended their nine-game bowl losing streak.

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