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The search for Starkvilleâ€™s new chief administrative officer has been narrowed to three finalists, whom the Board of Aldermen named Tuesday night at its recess board meeting.
The board will interview Starkville City Clerk and Director of Finance Taylor Adams, Michael Anderson of Decatur and Andrew Ellard of Hattiesburg, beginning at 4 p.m. Jan. 7 in the City Hall courtroom.
Tax increment financing (TIF) is a powerful tool for economic development that Starkville has used to fund such developments as The Mill at MSU and improvements to the Middleton Marketplace shopping center, but Judy Phillips wanted her audience to understand that a TIF is not a magic bullet.
The Education Association of East Oktibbeha County Schools (EAEOCS) will host a public forum at 6 p.m. tonight at East Oktibbeha County High School to discuss the Starkville-Oktibbeha County School District consolidation.
Passers-by of a temple pavilion on University Drive in the Cotton District were in for a rude surprise Tuesday morning.
Starkville aldermen voted 5-2 Tuesday evening at City Hall to award Percision Construction of Hattiesburg the contract for drainage work at Carver Drive Ditch.
Every year, U.S. News and World Report ranks institutions of higher learning across America, and sometimes, there is more to a schoolâ€™s ranking than just one number.
For the second time, community members looked to Twitter to glean more information about the Starkville and Oktibbeha County school districtsâ€™ consolidation on Tuesday evening.
Starkvilleâ€™s Board of Aldermen are slated to consider accepting the low bid for a contract to improve drainage at Carver Drive Ditch during its recess meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at City Hall.
The proposed project calls for installing a box culvert and and covering with concrete the sides and bottom of a portion of the channel adjacent to the north side of a residential area.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution of support for an effort to allow Mississippi State University to enter a 55-year lease with lenders for The Mill project.
On Sunday, the NBAâ€™s Sacramento Kings finished a community outreach program called â€ś12 Days of Giving Big,â€ť where players gave back to the Sacramento community.