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May 20th, 2014
In the early 1990s, Charles Sciple got a phone call asking him to journey to Uzbekistan.
A year-long cooperative investigation culminated Thursday with at least 18 Starkville residents in custody on suspicion of drug possession or drug sales.
Starkville School District officially welcomed incoming Starkville High School Principal David Baggett with a Thursday evening reception at the high school.
SSDâ€™s Board of Trustees unanimously approved Baggettâ€™s hire at its April 8 board meeting.
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Ance Lee Milican and Jacquelyn Picklerâ€™s relationship is about to become a long-distance one.
Even though most students have left MSU for the summer, the physical impact of the ever-growing size and population of campus can still be felt in surrounding areas. In terms of roads and traffic, Oktibbeha County is working to ensure easy access to the areas students frequent the most, especially Blackjack Road.
Every time Oktibbeha County sheriffâ€™s deputy Phillip Miller starts to wonder if he chose the right profession, he said something special happens to reaffirm his decision.
Valedictorian Will Klein and Salutatorian Kelley Mazzola will lead Starkville High Schoolâ€™s graduating class of 2014 during its commencement ceremony at 6 p.m. May 23. at Humphrey Coliseum.
Kleinâ€™s parents are Stephen and Marie Klein. He plans to attend Centre College in Danville, Ky. and major in neuroscience.
The Greater Starkville Development Partnership rolled out its new Mid-Week Market last week. The eventâ€™s second installment was Tuesday, and although the number of vendors is currently low, the eventâ€™s organizers say it has been successful.
The Golden Triangle Region has an abundance of economic development potential, but the communities that comprise the region must take certain steps to create and maintain a skilled labor force to ensure that potential does not go to waste.
A Carrollton motorist overturned and severely damaged her vehicle in an accident on Highway 82 in Oktibbeha County Tuesday morning but escaped without life-threatening injuries.