Archive - 2013 - Latest News
Starkville Police Department has arrested a suspect wanted in a recent robbery in a convenience store parking lot.
An SPD press release says Joe Mitchell Gillespie, 26, of Josey Avenue in Starkville, turned himself in to the department on Monday. Police had asked for community assistance while searching for Gillespie.
It was sunny and cool Tuesday morning when Mississippi State students, faculty and staff, and Starkville citizens came together to celebrate the official opening and ribbon-cutting for the one-mile walking track at Chadwick Lake.
Mackenzie Dunn reveals the culprit in Mississippi State Universityâs production of âBloody Murderâ before the first act is over.
Dunn, a freshman majoring in architecture at MSU, plays Lady Somerset, a dowager of the kind that commonly appears in British murder mysteries. The difference, she said, is that Somerset knows âBloody Murderâ is not the first murder mystery she has been in.
OCH Regional Medical Center CEO Richard Hilton said Monday that the health care industry was facing the âperfect storm,â specifically referring to the unknown impact the Affordable Care Act will have on health care providers.
Though he said OCH would not escape unscathed from the volatile waves that storm promises, he claimed the local hospital could weather it.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider approving a contract with a Starkville-based firm for a sewage expansion job in the southwest corner of the city at todayâs meeting.
Doug Devlin, director of public services for the city, said the project aimed to provide sewer service to unserved residents and commercially-zoned land in an are that the city annexed in 1998.
On Dec. 3, Starkville Community Development Director Bill Snowden will present a comprehensive review of the cityâs sidewalk and landscaping ordinances.
North Mississippi Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert updated the Starkville Rotary Club on three significant transportation projects in Oktibbeha County at the clubâs Monday meeting at the Starkville Country Club.
Starkville Lions Club will hold its first Celebrity Wait Night Tuesday at the Central Station Grill.
Robbie Kroger could have been in a bind if not for a little help from his friend.
When the Famous Maroon Band takes the field Saturday during Mississippi State Universityâs homecoming game against Bowling Green State University, the band will form an infinity symbol for the announcement of a new capital campaign.