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October 20th

Sales tax month is record highest yet

October 20, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

August 2012 marked the second month on record where Starkville sales tax revenues crested $500,000, but 2 percent hotel tax revenues for the month were significantly lower than those in August 2011, according to the city of Starkville’s latest sales tax report.

Main Street group takes ownership of community market

October 20, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

The city’s main street association recently approved a measure which will allow the organization to take control of the Starkville Community Market, a move representatives say will allow the event to grow and prosper.

Sargent: Community must support OCSD

October 20, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Three weeks into her interim conservator role, Jayne Sargent says short- and long-term culture and policy changes are key to improving the Oktibbeha County School District and preparing its students for the future.

October 19th

City settles Brickfire grant dispute with state agency

October 20, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktibbeha County Circuit Court ends 1st week of term

October 20, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The Oktibbeha County Circuit Court wrapped up the first week of its fall term yesterday.

Future uncertain for SemiSouth workers

October 20, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Mississippi State University Vice President for Research David Shaw confirmed Friday that Starkville-based technology incubator SemiSouth Laboratories is closing down, but said he hopes a solution can be developed to retain employees who are affected.

BREAKING: Future of SemiSouth in question

October 19, 2012

Mississippi State University Vice President for Research David Shaw confirmed Friday that Starkville-based technology incubator SemiSouth is closing down, but said he hopes a solution can be developed to retain employees who will be affected.

October 18th

MSU hosts ceremony for future military leaders

October 18, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Much has changed since Norman Williamson was sworn in to Mississippi State University’s ROTC program in 1967.

MSUPD investigating voyeurism incident

October 18, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

School officials confirm Mississippi State University Police Department is investigating a voyeurism incident which allegedly occurred in the girls’ restroom at Davis Wade Stadium Saturday.

Starkville JA hosts downtown Chilifest

October 18, 2012

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

For the second consecutive weekend, downtown will be flooded with residents and visitors as the Junior Auxiliary of Starkville hosts its first Chilifest from 5-8 p.m. Friday on Main Street.

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