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Mississippi State University usually has so many students walking across the stage for its spring graduation that it splits them into two ceremonies. Thereâ€™s only one ceremony for MSUâ€™s fall graduation, but MSU Registrar John Dickerson said that doesnâ€™t mean there are that many fewer fall graduates.
Officials are warning Mississippians to beware of scams during the holiday season.
The Secretary of Stateâ€™s office released a reminder to residents to be sure to check that any charity they donate to during the holiday season is legitimate. According to the Secretary of Stateâ€™s report, charities in Mississippi must be registered with the Secretary of Stateâ€™s office to solicit funds.
The holiday season will be a little brighter for Oktibbeha Countyâ€™s elderly thanks to Volunteer Starkvilleâ€™s partnership with Ward Stewart Elementaryâ€™s art program.
A partnership between Mississippi State University and the Starkville Consolidated School District is taking shape as cost estimates for a partnership begin to emerge.
Mississippi State presented its recommendations for a partnership school with the Consolidated Starkville School District at the Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structureâ€™s meeting earlier in the week.
When Oliver arrived at Kristen McCaskillâ€™s Starkville home on Wednesday morning, he was hanging head-first into a stocking. Oliver, who will live with the McCaskills until Christmas Eve, is an Elf on the Shelf.
Tucked away on Highway 389 sits Pleasant Grove Robinson M.B. Church. The small congregation that meets at Pleasant Grove Robinson is working to make big things happen on Saturday when the church will offer free meals for the community.
A downed Tennessee Valley Authority power pole left roughly 6,000 4-County Electric Power Association customers without power on Tuesday, keeping hundreds in the dark for more than 10 hours.
Marty Wiseman is the reason Tyson Elbert came to Mississippi State University.
The Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structure met Tuesday morning to attempt finalizing most of the information needed for its report to the Mississippi legislature.
The Starkville School District Board of Education addressed a few items during its monthly meeting on Tuesday, including a unique process the district is engaging in to prepare a calendar for the 2014-15 school year.