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Multiple citizens expressed strong support for gun ownersâ€™ rights and other conservative initiatives during Mississippi Speaker of the House Philip Gunnâ€™s visit to Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Hunter Henry Center Tuesday for his second iteration of â€śMississippi Solutions â€” an Ideas Tour.â€ť
Starkville School District Board of Education talked fundraisers at its Tuesday evening meeting at the Greensboro Center.
The discussion arose while the board discussed approving the last set of fundraiser requests for different groups in the district. During the discussion, board secretary Eric Heiselt wondered if some fundraisers were conducted to cover costs the district should pay.
The leaves are changing colors and the birds are still chirping at Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, but nobody is there to see it.
The refuge is going on its ninth day of closure because of the government shutdown. Steve Reagan, director of the refuge, noted the traffic has been noticeably lighter on Bluff Lake Road since the closure.
The March of Dimes will hold Starkvilleâ€™s first Golden Triangle Signature Chefâ€™s Auction at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Hunter Henry Center, raising funds to prevent and manage premature births by bringing together Starkvilleâ€™s top chefs.