The Daily Press http://www.starkvilledailynews.com http://www.starkvilledailynews.com/apfeed.xml--1 Starkville Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-04-22T09:26:32-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17141Auditor orders clerk to repay $35K2014-04-22T09:26:32-04:002014-04-22T09:26:32-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsChancery clerk offices collect fees from mortgages, warranty deeds from across the county, open court cases, case filings, copy fees and a percentage from delinquent taxes.Starkville, MSAlex HollowayAuditor orders clerk to repay $35KStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17141Change0Usable2014-04-22T09:26:32-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17140Dev. director field falls to 42014-04-22T09:25:57-04:002014-04-22T09:25:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsKelly McCaffrey, landscape architect with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the New Orleans area, withdrew from consideration on Monday for “personal reasons,” said City Personnel Director Randy Boyd. Starkville, MSZack PlairDev. director field falls to 4Starkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17140Change0Usable2014-04-22T09:25:57-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17139Supes OK pay raise; set salary for Garrard2014-04-22T09:25:20-04:002014-04-22T09:25:19-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThe board voted unanimously to increase Collins’ salary to $70,000 — an idea which board members floated for consideration at the board’s last meeting on April 7. Collins’ raise is effective immediately.Starkville, MSAlex HollowaySupes OK pay raise; set salary for GarrardStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17139Change0Usable2014-04-22T09:25:19-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17138Rotary celebrates year of service above self2014-04-22T09:22:02-04:002014-04-22T09:22:02-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily News“On this date 90 years ago, 18 friends and colleagues saw the need for a Starkville Rotary Club,” Fountain said. “Their vision to seek service above self has paved the way for the prosperity and growth we enjoy today. I’m going to make an executive decision to suspend the bell and motto and instead end with a hearty ‘Happy Birthday’ to our Starkville Rotary Club.”Starkville, MSSteven NalleyRotary celebrates year of service above selfStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17138Change0Usable2014-04-22T09:22:02-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17137MSU provost seeks top spot at Austin Peay2014-04-22T09:19:47-04:002014-04-22T09:19:47-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsIt’s the second time in the past year that Gilbert has been a finalist for a presidential position at another university. In September, he was a finalist for president of the University of South Alabama, which ultimately chose Tony G. Waldrop — provost and executive vice president at the University of Central Florida — in February. It was not long after that, Gilbert said, when this new opportunity came to his attention.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyMSU provost seeks top spot at Austin PeayStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17137Change0Usable2014-04-22T09:19:47-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17115Kemp reviews electric dept. budget, goals 2014-04-18T09:38:37-04:002014-04-18T09:38:37-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsThe committee consisted of three aldermen — Chairman Scott Maynard of Ward 5, Vice Mayor Roy A. Perkins of Ward 6 and Lisa Wynn of Ward 2.Starkville, MSAlex HollowayKemp reviews electric dept. budget, goals Starkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17115Change0Usable2014-04-18T09:38:37-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17114‘Mrs. Lamar’ charged with grand larceny2014-04-18T09:34:47-04:002014-04-18T09:34:47-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsMarks operated in Ethelsville, Ala. under the name Mrs. Lamar. SPD Detective Bill Lott said Marks’ charges stem from an incident on Dec. 23, 2013 connected to her business. He said a third party, who SPD is keeping anonymous, reported the incident on behalf of a vulnerable adult victim.Starkville, MSSDN staff‘Mrs. Lamar’ charged with grand larcenyStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17114Change0Usable2014-04-18T09:34:47-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17113Hail State Day proves successful2014-04-18T09:33:38-04:002014-04-18T09:33:38-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsBut the MSU Foundation had a different kind of goal for Hail State Day, a fundraising event within Infinite Impact held on Monday. Cathy Lammons, MSU Foundation director for communication and donor relations, said instead of aiming to collect a certain amount of money, Hail State Day’s goal was to have 1,001 donors.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyHail State Day proves successfulStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17113Change0Usable2014-04-18T09:33:38-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17102Familiar faces vie for city post2014-04-17T09:20:44-04:002014-04-17T09:20:44-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsCity Planner Buddy Sanders is the only internal candidate to apply for the community development director position, and the Board of Aldermen on Tuesday named him one of five finalists aldermen will interview during a public meeting at 5:30 p.m. April 22 in the City Hall courtroom. Finalists will also interview with the Planning and Zoning Commission, Board of Adjustments and Appeals, and the Greater Starkville Development Partnership prior to meeting with aldermen.Starkville, MSZack PlairFamiliar faces vie for city postStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17102Change0Usable2014-04-17T09:20:44-04:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:17101Stations of Cross set for Good Friday2014-04-17T09:19:58-04:002014-04-17T09:19:58-04:00Copyright 2010 Starkville Daily NewsSeveral Starkville churches are teaming up for the Community Stations of the Cross program, beginning at 9 a.m. Friday at First United Methodist Church and ending at St. Joseph Catholic Church.Starkville, MSSteven NalleyStations of Cross set for Good FridayStarkville Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:17101Change0Usable2014-04-17T09:19:58-04:00