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June 3rd, 2011
Residents from Starkville, Tupelo and Vicksburg listen as author and national authority on poverty Philip DeVol explains Bridges Out of Poverty, a program he created based on a book by the same name.
By STEVEN NALLEY
In the last few years of Dr. Douglas Connerâ€™s life, Everlyn Johnson was in charge of a childrenâ€™s Christmas program at Second Baptist Missionary Church.
By CARL SMITH
An inmate who escaped captivity from the Choctaw County Courthouse Wednesday died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Brian Mobley, Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman, said John Bush, 62, of Starkville, was killed when the Toyota Corolla he was driving collided with a Ford Ranger at the intersection on Mississippi
By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
Thirty-one percent of people in Oktibbeha County live below the poverty line.
Thatâ€™s compared to 13 percent nationally, and 20 percent statewide.
Carl Smith has been named news editor of Starkville Daily News. He began his duties Tuesday.
By MATTHEW STEVENS
Mississippi State fans are one step away from being allowed to bring their cowbell to Davis Wade Stadium for the 2011 football season.
By CARL SMITH
Approximately 50 concerned Starkville residents discussed ideas and commented on the ongoing search for a new superintendent of Starkville schools on Tuesday.