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EPA to penalize city for sewage overflows

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

City Public Works Director Doug Devlin informed the Starkville Board of Aldermen Tuesday that the Environmental Protection Agency planned to impose monetary penalties on the city retroactively for sanitary sewer overflows in the public collection system over a five-year period.

City hires Snowden for developer post

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

The Starkville Board of Aldermen hired former city of Tuscaloosa, Ala. director of planning and economic development William Snowden for the director of community development position Tuesday during its recess meeting.

Gaskin qualifies to run for Ward 4 seat

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

John Gaskin has qualified to run for the Ward 4 alderman seat as a Democrat.

SSD plans to meet with stakeholders

February 20, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Starkville School District will hold the second of four public strategic planning meetings at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Hilton Garden Inn, using stakeholder feedback to develop a new mission, vision and set of values for the district.

Film festival to showcase domestic, foreign entries

February 20, 2013

By MATT CRANE
life@starkvilledailynews.com

Offering selections from local, state, national and international film makers, the Magnolia Film Festival is once again set to expose visitors and residents to the diverse world of the cinematic community.

EPA to penalize city for sewage overflows

February 20, 2013

City Public Works Director Doug Devlin informed the Starkville Board of Aldermen Tuesday that the Environmental Protection Agency planned to impose monetary penalties on the city retroactively for sanitary sewer overflows in the public collection system over a five-year period.

Aldermen OK amended MOU for grant eligibility

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

By the time the Starkville Board of Aldermen reached the board business portion of their agenda just after 8 p.m., a majority of the audience present at the beginning of the meeting was gone.

Zack Plair named new SDN editor

February 20, 2013

From staff reports

Publisher Don Norman announced today that Zack Plair had been named editor of the Starkville Daily News effective immediately.

Parker qualifies to run for 2nd term in Ward 3

February 20, 2013

By NATHAN GREGORY
citybeat@starkvilledailynews.com

Ward 3 Alderman Eric Parker qualified Tuesday to run for re-election against fellow Republican challenger David Little.

Parker currently serves on several city committees including the budget and audit, recycling and storm water review committees. He is also the board of aldermen’s liaison to the Starkville Park Commission.

Professor studies game controllers, hostility levels

February 20, 2013

By STEVEN NALLEY
educ@starkvilledailynews.com

Kevin Williams has been a gamer since the Atari 2600 came out, but he doesn’t play as much as he used to.

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