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January 15th

CVB unveils ‘Savor our South’ campaign

January 15, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

Inside the Starkville Convention and Visitors’ Bureau’s new spring campaign, the CVB marketing team has hidden a subtle response to a few unsubtle tweets.

Downtown lights provide aesthetic touch to Starkville

January 15, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

The downtown lights can’t exactly be called Christmas lights anymore.

McKee Park areas see improvement

January 15, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
sdnreporter@yahoo.com

Analysis: Miss. school transfer law challenged

January 15, 2012

By JACK ELLIOTT JR.
Associated Press

January 14th

MDE assists EOCHS to help raise test scores

January 15, 2012

Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part series on two Oktibbeha County schools and their individual performance.

By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

Community to hold events honoring King

January 15, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
sdnreporter@yahoo.com

In observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, several events will take place Sunday and Monday in Starkville to celebrate his legacy.

City prioritizes capital projects

January 15, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

January 13th

Board updates strategic plan during retreat

January 13, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

Retirement party to honor jail cook

January 13, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

For the first time in 10 years, Minnie Fox won’t be cooking for her own birthday party.

East elementary school pressured to raise scores

January 13, 2012

Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series on two Oktibbeha County schools and their individual performance. Part Two will run in the Sunday edition of Starkville Daily News.

By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

Several of the schools in the Oktibbeha County School District are facing serious pressure this school year to raise state standardized test scores.

Mississippi Department of Education representatives visited the Oktibbeha County School District Board of Trustees’ regular meeting on Monday and updated the board on the situation at East Oktibbeha County Elementary School and East Oktibbeha County High School. The department has spent the last few months working with the struggling schools to help improve not only test scores but student achievement.

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