The Mississippi Attorney Generalâ€™s office reported the arrest of Ashley Smith, 28, of Columbus, for embezzling money while working for Cadence Bank in Starkville.
According to a release, the Oktibbeha County grand jury indicted Smith on one count of embezzlement.
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The craft beer movement is on the rise in Mississippi, and Starkville is contributing. On Wednesday, Starkville joined the fourth Annual Mississippi Craft Beer week festivities.
Keeping a drug court office in Oktibbeha County may depend on what kind of landlord the Board of Supervisors chooses to be.
If the supervisors are the type of landlords who expect rent, 16th Circuit Court District Drug Court Administrator April Edwards said the program might have to relocate its office to another county.
After a year of planning, the Mississippi Department of Transportation began work Wednesday on Highway 182 in Starkville.