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November 20th

Wynn lashes out at GSDP exec.

November 20, 2013

An issue that arose during the aldermen comments section of Tuesday’s Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting briefly stole the spotlight from the proposed boardroom cell phone ban.

Board kills phone ban

November 20, 2013

An issue that has caused an uproar among citizens since Friday fell softly to the sound of silence during Tuesday’s Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting.

Coach Herman Boone remembers Titans

November 20, 2013

hen Herman Boone, the high school football coach played by Denzel Washington in “Remember the Titans,” came to Mississippi State University’s Colvard Student Union Ballroom Wednesday night, dozens of people were gathering outside hoping to get seats.

MHP receives property deed

November 20, 2013

A major first step toward Mississippi Highway Patrol keeping an office in Oktibbeha County came to fruition Tuesday when MHP representatives received a deed to 10 acres of property on which to build a new substation for District 5, Troop G.

SPD to host child ID event

November 20, 2013

Starkville Police Department will host an annual free child ID program on Saturday.

The program, called Lynda Clardy’s Child ID Program, will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Starkville Wal-Mart, located at 1010 Highway 12 West.

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November 19th

Perkins amends proposed resolution - New draft seeks only to ban cell phones

November 19, 2013

Following backlash from a proposed resolution that would have banned electronic device use at Starkville Board of Aldermen meetings, Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins has diluted his proposal to apply only to cell phones.

MEC head pays Starkville visit

November 19, 2013

Before himself becoming a connecting thread between Delaware and Mississippi, Blake Wilson found other such threads.

MDOT commissioner speaks to Rotary Club

November 19, 2013

When Jack Forbus introduced Mississippi Central District Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall to the Starkville Rotary Club Monday, he pointed out a significant milestone in Hall's career that predated his time as transportation commissioner.

Habitat for Humanity dedicates home

November 19, 2013

It was a good Monday for Marcus and Raven Hendrix and their two children. The family celebrated its new home with a dedication service with members of Habitat for Humanity, Mississippi State University and more.

November 18th

New trail becomes regional attraction

November 18, 2013

In 2003, Mississippi Tennessee Railroad, LLC gave notice of abandonment of a stretch of railroad between Houston and New Albany. Ten years later, the former railroad is seeing traffic again, with walkers, bicyclists, and skaters treading where trains once traveled.

The 43.5-mile Tanglefoot Trail is now open, giving northeast Mississippi residents a new locale to exercise and enjoy nature.

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