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Starkville Police Department is seeking public assistance in finding a man wanted in connection with an alleged burglary.
Police are searching for 18-year-old Deangelo Dewayne Manning, whoâ€™s described as 6-foot-1and weighing approximately 175 pounds.
Oktibbeha County firefighters stopped a large grass fire near Highway 12 from damaging other property Wednesday afternoon.
Oktibbeha County Fire Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said the firefighters dispatched at 1:46 p.m. to a grass fire near Lisa Lane off of Highway 12. He said the fire was spreading rapidly and threatening some structures and a tractor nearby.
The Oktibbeha County Humane Society (OCHS) has been awarded a $5,000 â€śI Care for Animalsâ€ť car tag grant.
The â€śI Care for Animalsâ€ť care tag grant will be used to financially assist the OCHS Pet Pals Spay/Neuter Program for low-income families. The car tag program gives Mississippians the opportunity to purchase a specialty license plate that benefits shelter animals within the state.
Llanes Bradford has been to more than a few Mississippi State University sporting events, but she said she had never been to other locales on the MSU campus â€” until Wednesday. Sheâ€™s a fifth-grader at Henderson Intermediate School, where her high scores on a nine-weeks benchmark assessments earned her and others in her grade a field trip to campus.