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August 1st, 2014

Deceased student indentified

August 1, 2014

Mississippi State University officials have identified a student who was found dead in an apartment Thursday afternoon as 21-year-old Andrew William Bollacker.
Bollacker was a junior accounting major from Senatobia.

Body found in apartment - No foul play suspected in student’s death

August 1, 2014

A young man believed to be a Mississippi State University student was found dead in a 21 Apartments unit Thursday afternoon.

Committee: No pay raises for city employees

August 1, 2014

Starkville’s Budget and Audit Committee will not recommend raises for city employees for next fiscal year, but it will ask the Board of Aldermen to support the city continuing to pay 100 percent of employee health insurance costs.

Local leaders convene for strategic planning session

August 1, 2014

Representatives from the city of Starkville, Oktibbeha County, the Greater Starkville Development Partnership, Starkville School District and Mississippi State University spent Thursday afternoon together in Renasant Bank’s community room to continue discussions as they develop and implement strategic plans.

Annual Bulldog Bash slated for Oct. 3 in Cotton District

August 1, 2014

Mississippi State University announced Oct. 3 as the date for Bulldog Bash on the event’s Twitter account Thursday.

July 31st

Viewer Reaction: Sharknado 2

July 31, 2014

QUINN GETS LIFE IN PRISON - Defendant convicted of capital murder

July 31, 2014

Mississippi 16th Circuit Judge Lee Howard sentenced 53-year-old Archie Quinn to life in prison without parole after an Oktibbeha County Circuit Court jury convicted Quinn of capital murder Wednesday afternoon.

Police arrest suspect in assault case

July 31, 2014

A Crawford man is in Oktibbeha County Jail after allegedly assaulting someone Tuesday in Starkville.

Starkville Police Department officers responded at 9:47 p.m. to a report that the suspect had stabbed a male victim and fled on foot, according to an SPD press release. The suspect was identified as 44-year-old Akeem Adbullah Rasheed, whose last known address is 104 Farmers Market in Crawford.

Jr. Auxiliary to host school supply drive

July 31, 2014

Many families struggle with everyday expenses such as groceries, utilities and housing.

So when back-to-school time rolls around each August, finding the money to pay for new supplies can prove difficult.

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Back from Broadway - Hughes returns to SCT stage after experience in New York

July 31, 2014

Mary Kate Hughes began June by breaking into Broadway, but she’s finishing July with a return to her roots in Starkville.

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