Starkville Police Department announced on Thursday the discovery of a burglary ring it believed to be connected with a number of area burglaries.
Police arrested 19-year-old Tymario Q. Joiner and 22-year-old Deven Jones, both of Batesville, and 22-year old Cartlon Bernard Raynor of Starkville, on suspicion of residential burglary.
Starkville Police Department is investigating an accident that left a pedestrian in critical care on Thursday.
A smoky haze that fell over Starkville Thursday afternoon may have left residents who saw or smelled it wondering â€śWhereâ€™s the fire?â€ť
Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said the county experienced a few grass fires thanks to dryness and a windy afternoon.
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Itâ€™s been more than one year since the Mississippi Prepaid Affordable College Tuition (MPACT) program froze enrollment, and the College Savings Plan of Mississippi Board of Directors has placed the decision to reopen enrollment or close MPACT permanently in state legislatorsâ€™ hands.