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March 4th, 2015
Like every other small town in America, Starkville has its own distinct and memorable characters whose names are destined to become household words.
A multi-agency effort Tuesday landed at several people in jail on suspicion of various drug charges, according to an Oktibbeha County Sheriffâ€™s Department press release.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider approving the final issuance of $5 million for the Innovation District industrial park at its 5:30 p.m. meeting this evening.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors accepted a bid from Mississippi Asphalt and Paving Contractors (APAC MS) to repair and repave a three-mile stretch spanning Old Highway 12 and New Light Road Monday.
With a new tobacco surcharge in place for university personnel covered by the health insurance plan at Mississippi State University, there is added incentive for giving up tobacco products once and for all.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors will have the chance to review and accept bids for repairs on Old Highway 12 and New Light Road during the boardâ€™s Monday meeting.
Living at the poverty line is not an ideal position for anyone, let alone something people would volunteer for.
Wednesdayâ€™s winter weather lent a special beauty to the area, but many motorists experienced trouble as icy roads created dangerous driving conditions through the afternoon and into the night.
The Starkville-Mississippi State University Symphony Association will host a concert feature works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with the help of several other musical entities on Saturday.
The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Lee Hallâ€™s Bettersworth Auditorium on the MSU campus and is free and open to the public.
This weekend, Starkville will be host to two events that benefit the Palmer Home for Children.
Chick-fil-A is hosting a series of races on Saturday morning, with all proceeds going to the Palmer Home. Then, Palmer Homeâ€™s third annual Southern Soiree will be held Saturday night.