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An ongoing global pandemic will not deter the city of Starkville from hosting its annual Fourth of July fireworks show, but attendees are asked to follow certain guidelines to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.

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J.L. King Memorial Park will play host on Saturday to the county’s first large-scale Juneteenth celebration to commemorate freedom while raising awareness of issues impacting the local African-American community.

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The History Channel’s “Grant” miniseries will air for the first time Monday and two members of the Mississippi State University Libraries staff will see their names listed with those who made the television event possible. Eddie Rangel and Ryan Semmes of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Lib…

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If the first picture that comes to mind when someone says “pottery” is a coffee mug, then it’s time to meet Jane Dill. Fortunately, one doesn’t have to travel very far, either, to find her brightly colored, unusual, cheery works. That’s because Jane grew up here in West Point, Mississippi.

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Mississippi State University's Mitchell Memorial Library will look to bring late 19th and early 20th centuries to life during the 14th annual Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival this week.

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The year's first installation of The Partnership's UnWine Downtown will take place tonight, allowing shoppers and wine lovers alike to roam Main Street in search of deals and drinks.

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Students from East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus and the Golden Triangle Early College High School joined together on Tuesday morning to celebrate the contributions of African-Americans throughout the years.

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A Starkville native and graduate of Mississippi State University will soon take the helm at news station WTVA, which covers the Tupelo-Columbus markets and is the news partner of the Starkville Daily News and Daily Times Leader.

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The last year of hard work recently paid off for those taking the stage at the Starkville Community Theatre. Over the weekend, numerous awards were given to familiar faces at the theatre as part of the 2020 Mississippi Theatre Association festival in Oxford.

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After 18 months of intensive design and construction, Strange Brew Coffee House’s new location at Starkville’s Midtown development on University Drive opened Monday.

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Members of the Starkville Rotary Club had the opportunity to learn about the Mississippi University for Women’s culinary program, when its director, chef instructor Alexi Harrison and chef instructor Mary Helen Hawkins spoke at its meeting Monday.

As part of their enthusiasm for the new year, the Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum is introducing County Chit-Chat, a new monthly program designed to increase community engagement with local history.

As the Christmas season concludes, the Starkville Steppers are taking a well-deserved break after the conclusion of their final holiday-themed line dancing performance.

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The Starkville Area Arts Council is hosting a survey for members of the community to complete and provide feedback about the organization and its events.

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As vehicles drove along Highway 182 at 45 mph, cross-country bikers Ryan Wagner and Morgan McCune peddled toward Starkville, one of the many stops on their journey home to San Diego, California.

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Shoppers might have flooded retailers for Black Friday deals, but Scooter’s Records — Starkville’s only record store — saw its busiest day of the year as Record Store Day, and its many new releases and deals, coincided with Black Friday

Last Saturday, Oktibbeha County Human Society’s Starkville Animal Shelter officially launched its Dogs Day Out program, which provides field trips for shelter dogs.

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The Starkville Parks and Recreation Department celebrated on Friday the completed renovations of 10 athletic courts across the city.

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The Starkville Rotary Club heard from one of the community’s local celebrities Monday morning, when teen chef Mark Coblentz discussed his experiences as a teen chef and contestant on “Chopped Junior” and “MasterChef Junior.”

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The Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library at Mississippi State University will be featured on Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB) Television today and Sunday.

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The newest addition to Starkville’s restaurant scene is the Venezuelan eatery Arepas Coffee & Bar located on Main Street.

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Tonight from 4-7 p.m., the Mississippi State Department of Health Promotion and Wellness will host the annual Pink Dawg Walk at Chadwick Lake Walking Track next to the Sanderson Center. 

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The Greater Starkville Development Partnership and the Mississippi State University Idea Shop announced on Monday that this year’s upcoming Pumpkinaplooza will feature a new event, a pumpkin race – Starkville’s very first “Talladegourd 500.”

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The 2019 lineup has been announced for the ninth year of New South Weekends in Starkville, which will feature events, dining, and shopping experiences scheduled for each Mississippi State University home football game weekend.

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Vision and writing often go hand in hand. However, Mississippi State University alumnus John Wilburn has managed to pursue his dream of becoming a children’s author despite any physical impairments.

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More than 200 people made their way to sample burgers along Russell Street Friday for the inaugural Bud & Burgers event, which saw local restaurants and chefs compete for bragging rights.