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January 7th

Starkville Academy raises $1M for projects

January 8, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville Academy’s Building Momentum capital campaign is living up to its name as school officials announced Monday more than $1 million has been raised toward its working $1.2 million goal.

Little qualifies for Ward 3 race, plans to foster business

January 8, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Local businessman David Little has qualified to run as a Republican for Ward 3’s alderman seat in this year’s municipal election.

Supervisors retain key county leaders

January 8, 2013

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors President Orlando Trainer and Vice President John Montgomery were unanimously re-elected to their respective leadership positions Monday.

Pulley sets expectations in OCSD staff meeting

January 8, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Margie Pulley wasted no time getting down to business.

January 6th

Local schools garner global attention in 2012

January 7, 2013

Students and teachers from Starkville and Oktibbeha County schools earned regional, national and international attention throughout 2012, earning awards, winning competitions and pursuing enrichment opportunities.

Starkville developments earn statewide acclaim

January 7, 2013

The Home Builders Association of Mississippi named four Starkville developments winners of its eighteenth annual Best in Mississippi Awards in November, including three projects from Tabor Construction and Development and one project from Maison De Ville Association President John Hartlein of Jackson.

Sales tax revenue breaks record for 3rd straight month

January 7, 2013

Sales tax and 2 percent restaurant tax revenues remained largely steady in October 2012, but it was also the third consecutive month of record-breaking sales tax revenues, according to the city of Starkville’s tax revenue report.

Gandy: Recycling a ‘Catch-22’ with slim budget

January 7, 2013

As Starkville marks the third year of its recycling program, Sanitation and Environmental Services Director Emma Gandy said she is encouraged by the number of residents who are signed up for curbside pickup and hopes to see that number grow, but more participation means more money spent on carrying it away, which eats more and more of an already slim department budget.

MSU women struggle to score in 60-46 loss to South Carolina

January 6, 2013

The Mississippi State women's basketball team ranked last in the Southeastern Conference in scoring offense at 60.5 points going into Sunday's matchup against South Carolina.

The 46 points put up by the Bulldogs against the Gamecocks won't help that standing.

MSU lost a 60-46 decision at Humphrey Coliseum and fell to 0-2 in the league.

January 5th

Catherine Yeates, my baby nurse

January 6, 2013

I am very delighted and happy to share with you one of my very favorite portraits. The medium I used was water color on a 14 inch by 20 inch hard water color board. I hope that you will love this painting and story as much as I loved having the honor of presenting it to you today.

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