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November 5th, 2014
Starkville Parks and Recreation Director Herman Peters gave the first of several monthly budget reports for his department and fielded several aldermenâ€™s questions centered around its $1,939 shortfall for October at Tuesdayâ€™s meeting of the Board of Aldermen at City Hall.
Fundraising is on the rise at Mississippi State University, and MSU Foundation Executive Director for Development Jack McCarty said he has seen several examples of that in just the past week.
Emergency mass notification may soon get a little more crowded in Oktibbeha County, as supervisors are considering adding another service to what E911 is already using.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider approving a $1.1 million bid for construction on the long-planned multi-use path along Lynn Lane at its regular meeting this evening.
The board will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the City Hall courtroom.
Aldermen are set to consider approval of the bid from Columbus-based Phillips Contracting Company, Inc. for the project.
One little girl changed Cecilia Heardâ€™s life.
Despite cold temperatures, Starkville runners showed up Saturday morning to run in the Hannah Pote Run for Education.
The race, now in its 24th year, is run in memory of Hannah Pote, who died in a car accident in 1997 when she was a sophomore at Starkville High School.
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Jesse McDonald is a tireless worker with a passion for serving others.
McDonald worked for the Core of Engineers and was in the Army Reserve, holding the position of lieutenant colonel when he retired. He now serves as president of the board of directors for Oktibbeha Starkville Emergency Response Volunteer Services (OSERVS) and volunteers with mission programs at First United Methodist Church.
Halloween is the perfect time to have fun, pet owners! Why not let your pet in on the fun with a new costume this season.
Testimony concluded Thursday in Dennis Thompsonâ€™s murder trial as his defense counsel rested and the state of Mississippi finally rested after a rebuttal.
Starkvilleâ€™s Halloween festivities continued Thursday as children had a chance to trick-or-treat along fraternity and sorority row on campus.
Disney princesses and super heroes lined the sidewalks leading up to themed fraternity and sorority houses where Greeks were handing out candy.