The Daily Press http://www.starkvilledailynews.com http://www.starkvilledailynews.com/apfeed.xml--1 Starkville Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-12-18T09:39:05-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19424Supes delay granting MSU request2014-12-18T09:39:05-05:002014-12-18T09:39:05-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsMSU plans to build 3.5 miles of road that will connect Blackjack and Poorhouse roads and offer a south corridor into the university. The road’s estimated completion cost is $18.7 million, and MSU will pay $15.2 million of that from a 2005 federal highway earmark. <strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSZACK PLAIRSupes delay granting MSU requestStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19424Change0Usable2014-12-18T09:39:05-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19423Work almost done at Unity Park site2014-12-18T09:37:35-05:002014-12-18T09:37:35-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsOktibbeha County created Unity Park, along with the adjacent Oktibbeha County School District Central Office, in 2011 to celebrate and commemorate the contribution to civil rights and unity in Oktibbeha County. The park features seven plaques, which highlight local, state and national figures who contributed to the progression of civil rights. The park will also feature a space for a mural of art designed by local school children.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSALEX HOLLOWAYWork almost done at Unity Park siteStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19423Change0Usable2014-12-18T09:37:35-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19422Miller to stay longer at SSD2014-12-18T09:35:37-05:002014-12-18T09:35:37-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsMiller was hired as SSD’s athletic director in 2009, and he served as a principal for the district in the ‘80s and ‘90s. He announced his plans to retire earlier in the fall semester, and SSD Superintendent Lewis Holloway said Miller was originally set to retire at the semester’s end.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSSTEVEN NALLEYMiller to stay longer at SSDStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19422Change0Usable2014-12-18T09:35:37-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19414VIDEO: Robin Williams was the Most Popular Google Search Term of 20142014-12-17T15:48:13-05:002014-12-17T15:48:13-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily News<script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>Starkville, MSNo author availableVIDEO: Robin Williams was the Most Popular Google Search Term of 2014Starkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19414Change0Usable2014-12-17T15:48:13-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19412BOA needs more info on Cadence2014-12-17T09:27:12-05:002014-12-17T09:27:12-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsCity officials originally planned for the current city hall on Lampkin Street to house Starkville Police Department after administration and municipal courts move into the new municipal complex under construction on Main Street in 2015.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSALEX HOLLOWAYBOA needs more info on CadenceStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19412Change0Usable2014-12-17T09:27:12-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19411Starkville collects 278 items for UMMC toy drive2014-12-17T09:26:06-05:002014-12-17T09:26:06-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsAccording to the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, the disease distorts red blood cells into a crescent shape, potentially blocking blood flow and causing greater susceptibility to disease, episodes of pain, organ damage and more. Doctors often treat sickle cell complications with antibiotics, blood transfusion and surgery — but for the spirit, for a child, sometimes kindness can be the best medicine.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSSTEVEN NALLEYStarkville collects 278 items for UMMC toy driveStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19411Change0Usable2014-12-17T09:26:06-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19410Family receives new Habitat home2014-12-17T09:24:50-05:002014-12-17T09:24:50-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsShe was part of the Starkville Habitat for Humanity family selection committee that visited the apartment, and she said it only had two rooms, with Lindsey’s four children all living in one of those rooms. They slept, she said, on a bunk bed and one single bed with a trundle. But now, Lindsey and her family have a new home with more room — just in time to come home for the holidays.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSSTEVEN NALLEYFamily receives new Habitat homeStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19410Change0Usable2014-12-17T09:24:50-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19400County OKs comprehensive plan2014-12-16T09:33:03-05:002014-12-16T09:33:03-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThe board unanimously approved a resolution establishing the county’s comprehensive plan, which is meant to be a roadmap for land use and development in the county for the next 20-25 years.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSZACK PLAIRCounty OKs comprehensive planStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19400Change0Usable2014-12-16T09:33:03-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19399Travis Outlaw turkey giveaway set for Wednesday2014-12-16T09:32:04-05:002014-12-16T09:32:04-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsOutlaw, who played for the Sacremento Kings and last played for the New York Knicks in the NBA preseason, will hold the turkey giveaway for the second year after a successful first event last December. The giveaway will begin at 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Starkville Sportsplex parking lot.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSALEX HOLLOWAYTravis Outlaw turkey giveaway set for WednesdayStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19399Change0Usable2014-12-16T09:32:04-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:19398Rotary receives update on ACCESS program2014-12-16T09:30:30-05:002014-12-16T09:30:30-05:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsWilliams is coordinator for Mississippi State University’s ACCESS program, which helps students with intellectual special needs transition into postsecondary education. ACCESS stands for “Academics, Campus life, Community involvement, Employment opportunities, Socialization and Self-awareness,” and she said one ACCESS student, Daniel Mooney, was working at MSU’s Child Development Center as part of his community involvement when he noticed a chart of cartoons depicting different emotions.<strong>To subscribe to the E-edition, please <a href="/eedition">click here</a>.</strong>Starkville, MSSTEVEN NALLEYRotary receives update on ACCESS programStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:19398Change0Usable2014-12-16T09:30:30-05:00