The Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structure met by telephone Tuesday morning to review its current plan for the consolidation of the Starkville and Oktibbeha County school districts.
The commission sought to solidify the details of its plan ahead of a 6 p.m. Nov. 7 public hearing at the Greensboro Center.
An agreement between the Greater Starkville Development Partnership and the Mississippi State University College of Business is paying dividends for local businesses.
The Starkville Academy Head of School, John â€śDocâ€ť Stephens, and Elementary Principal Cherie Maynard, will step down at the end of the 2013-14 school year.
Stephens, who is finishing his fifth year as the school head, said he is resigning at the end of the school year to spend more time with his family.
Although Halloween hasnâ€™t even quite arrived, many church members at First United Methodist Church already have their sights set on Christmas shopping with the churchâ€™s eighth annual Christmas Handworks Bazaar on Friday.