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November 9th

District 5 FD works to achieve Class 8 fire rating

November 10, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

It took 45 minutes out of District 5 Fire Department members’ allotted hour to prove to Richard Watkins of the Mississippi Ratings Bureau that they had the equipment and the manpower to improve their fire rating from a 10 to an 8.

OCSD sets vision, goals and mission at public meeting

November 10, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktibbeha County School District conservator Jayne Sargent confirmed the goals, motto, mission statement and vision statement for the district at its meeting Monday, planning to reveal more specific methods of achieving these aims at a later date.

Oktibbeha County Coroner charged with DUI

November 9, 2012

Lowndes County Sheriff's Department and Mississippi Highway Patrol District 4 Public Affairs Spokesperson Ray Hall have confirmed that Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Ross Hunt, 46, was arrested at 4:35 p.m. Thursday afternoon and charged with his first DUI and careless driving.

November 8th

MSU hosts witness to leadership amid 9/11

November 8, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

As a major in the U.S. Marine Corps in 2001, Robert J. Darling was in charge of coordinating the teams and equipment used to keep former President George W. Bush safe during his travels. He began Sept. 11.

Student charged with arson after dorm fire

November 8, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Officials confirm a Mississippi State University student was arrested Wednesday and charged with arson after allegedly starting a small fire in a Cresswell Hall elevator.

GTR Airport’s Oct. passenger count sets new record

November 8, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Golden Triangle Regional Airport served nearly 8,000 passengers during October, setting a monthly record that airport and economic development officials say is a sign of the region’s growing economy.

State auditors investigate transport to polls

November 8, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The Mississippi Office of the State Auditor is investigating the Starkville Housing Authority to determine whether the local organization’s use of a van to transport voters to polling places Tuesday was improper.

GTR Airport's Oct. passenger count sets new record

November 8, 2012

Golden Triangle Regional Airport served nearly 8,000 passengers during October, setting a monthly record that airport and economic development officials say is a sign of the region's growing economy.

State auditors investigate transport to polls

November 8, 2012

The Mississippi Office of the State Auditor is investigating the Starkville Housing Authority to determine whether the local organization's use of a van to transport voters to polling places Tuesday was improper.
MOSA Investigative Division Deputy Director Earl Smith said the agency is analyzing the matter but has not determined its legality.

November 7th

Election transforms states’ social policies

November 7, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

National advocates for same-sex marriage rights and drug decriminalization scored major victories on Election Day after Maine and Maryland became the first states to approve same-sex marriage by popular vote and Washington and Colorado legalized the recreational use of marijuana.

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