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September 14th

Cutting Through

September 14, 2012

A county volunteer firefighter uses a specialized saw to cut through a vehicle Thursday during a training exercise. County first responders practiced numerous emergency techniques and operations. (Photo by Alex Holloway, for Starkville Daily News)

September 13th

TV anchor charged with DUI in Starkville

September 13, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

A veteran news anchor and health reporter for a Jackson television station was arrested Sept. 8 in Oktibbeha County on a DUI charge and a charge of disorderly conduct, Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Criss Turnipseed confirmed Thursday.

MDE: Starkville School District is successful

September 13, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville School District maintained its successful accountability rating and slightly increased its overall Quality Distribution Index, according to the Mississippi Department of Education.

Recovery Day offers hope, education about addiction

September 13, 2012

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Through efforts from the Golden Triangle Recovery Center and University Baptist Church, the road to recovery is becoming more accessible in Starkville and Oktibbeha County.

With September recognized as Recovery Month, GTRC and UBC will host Recovery Day from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Starkville Sportsplex to benefit the Recovery Fund.

Developers ready full economic plan

September 13, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

After weeks of meetings, area representatives will unveil plans for a potential tri-county economic development agency 2 p.m. today at East Mississippi Community College’s Lyceum Building.

September 12th

Amateur coach alleges recruiting violations

September 12, 2012

By MICHAEL WARDLAW
sports@starkvilledailynews.com

An amateur football coach accused a former Mississippi State University booster of several NCAA violations involving freshman Will Redmond’s recruitment Wednesday.

Objection to new city hall plan set for Oct. 9 hearing

September 12, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktibbeha County Chancery Court has set a hearing date for an objection to the city of Starkville’s municipal complex plan filed Sept. 4.

The hearing will be held 9 a.m. Oct. 10 at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse.

County supervisors to hold budget talks

September 12, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors has set a special hearing to discuss and consider approval of the proposed 2012-13 fiscal year budget 10 a.m. Friday at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse.

Local United Way leaders call for campaign support

September 12, 2012

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

This fall, the United Way of North Central Mississippi has one goal: Live united.

Serving Oktibbeha, Choctaw, Webster and Winston counties, the organization began its 2013 campaign with a luncheon program Wednesday at the Starkville Sportsplex.

September 11th

OCEDA money could support area agency

September 11, 2012

By CARL SMITH
news@starkvilledailynews.com

Oktibbeha County Economic Development Agency President Jack Wallace says his organization could budget $75,000 to help fund a new tri-county regional economic development agency.

Wallace also suggested OCEDA would remain a primary economic development point of contact within the new organization.

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