Archive - Nov 4, 2012 - Latest News
Starkville Community Theatre continues its season with the premiere of â€śSix Dance Lessons in Six Weeksâ€ť Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
Directed by M.J. Etua, â€śSix Dance Lessons in Six Weeksâ€ť was written by Richard Alfieri and stars veteran SCT actors Lyle Tate and Marsha Williams.
County election commissioners say Tuesdayâ€™s General Election voters should exercise patience and drive carefully to the polls as heavy traffic is expected in areas near voting precincts.
Polls open 7 a.m. tomorrow and close at 7 p.m.
By JEFF AMY
OXFORD â€” Republican U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee says he has embraced his partyâ€™s agenda and wants north Mississippi voters to send him back to Congress so he can keep working on it.
Democrat challenger Brad Morris says Nunneleeâ€™s â€śembraceâ€ť is why 1st Congressional District voters should vote him out of office.
By CARL SMITH
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors will hear a presentation on a possible hospital financial analysis from consultant Barry Plunkett during its 9 a.m. Monday meeting at the county courthouse.
Plunkettâ€™s presentation is scheduled for 9:50 a.m., but the flow of county business could push the issue earlier or later in the day.
By NATHAN GREGORY
Oktibbeha County wrapped up the third and final week of its fall term Friday.
The following cases were resolved:
Kewon D. Doss was found guilty of manslaughter. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison, a $1,200 fine and $4,890 in restitution. He had been charged with killing 38-year-old Larry Davis, his uncle, in January.
By STEVEN NALLEY
Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Jayne Sargent plans to revisit the districtâ€™s goals and strategic plan in a future meeting, but that item does not appear on an agenda for the OCSDâ€™s noon Monday at the districtâ€™s offices.