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From 6 to 7:30 p.m. today, the Up 2 Us campaign will be visiting the Starkville Public Library with the intention of educating and registering Starkville residents to vote. This event is being put on by both Mississippi Votes and Five Horizons, who are working in partnership to help Mississi…

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Though she never expected to work for a nonprofit, Juliette Reid is invested in Starkville as the new Starkville Area Arts Council Program Coordinator. Reid originally moved to Starkville in 2015 to receive her degree in English from Mississippi State University, and has stayed in the city e…

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This past Thursday, a group of Starkville community members participated in Cowbells and Paint Pails, a project that has been working for the past several weeks to paint small sections of university drive.

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At 1:19 p.m. on Thursday, Mississippi State University gave students and staff the “all clear” to return to normal operations after MSU police concluded their search for a potential bomb on campus.

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For the Kiwanis Club of Starkville’s weekly program on Tuesday, renowned local author and sports journalist Steve Robertson took the time out of his busy schedule to speak to the club.

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During the Starkville Board of Aldermen’s recess meeting on Tuesday night, the board voted to advertise for a public hearing on the consideration of a 1-mill property tax increase for the next fiscal year.

During the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors regular meeting on Monday evening, Phyllis Benson of the Golden Triangle Planning and Development District came to the board with some good news.

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If you have seen the truck loaded with fresh peaches in the dirt lot on the corner of Jackson Street and Garrard Road, that is Sarah’s Chilton County Peaches selling freshly grown peaches to Starkville residents.

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The Starkville Area Arts Council unveiled the next group exhibit in its Art in Public Places (AiPP) program, titled Faces & Figures, in the lobby of the Greater Starkville Development Partnership on Tuesday.

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This past month, Mark DiBiase was installed as the new Rotary District 6820 governor for the 2022-23 fiscal year, and one of the things he has been doing since his installation is visiting different clubs within his district.

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Independence Day is a time for family and friends to come together and celebrate our nation, and the Starkville Parks & Recreation Department understood the assignment on Monday.

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Her involvement and service to her community has earned Starkville woman Jeanne Marszalek a national honor when the National Federation of Democratic Women has named her their 2022 Outstanding NFDW Member.

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This past Saturday, Miss MSU 2022 Emmie Perkins of Hattiesburg was crowned Miss Mississippi. And though she was honored to receive the crown, Perkins handled the acceptance with humility and grace.

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During the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors meeting on Monday evening, District 3 Supervisor Marvell Howard voiced his recommendation that District 4 Supervisor Bricklee Miller should step down as board president.

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As the Starkville Rotary Club gears up for its 2022-2023 fiscal year, outgoing club president John Forde passed the honors of leading the club from himself to president-elect Jeff Read during the club’s weekly program on Monday.

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On Thursday evening, the Starkville Police Department, led by Officer Chris Jackson, held a talk for parents only in the Starkville Academy gym to educate parents on how to protect their children from predators who could be potentially attempting to prey on children.

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On Wednesday, June 22, the Starkville Fire Department responded to a structure fire call on South Washington Street. The structure's occupants were safely evacuated with no injuries.

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Since 2015, the Kiwanis Club of Starkville has done an annual food drive in a partnership with United Way, and since last year, the Kiwanians have taken full responsibility for the food drive.

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During its regular meeting on Tuesday night, the Starkville Oktibbeha School District Board of Trustees approved a bid from Pelican Playgrounds LLC of Slidell, La., in the amount of $289,480 for the new play space at Sudduth Elementary School.

As the executive director of Oktibbeha-Starkville Emergency Response Volunteer Services (OSERVS), Kayla Gilmore says she and her team work to meet the needs of the community and to brainstorm and bring ideas together so that they can be supportive to the community.

During the Starkville Board of Aldermen’s regular meeting on Tuesday evening, the board unanimously approved to authorize Mayor Lynn Spruill to arrange and coordinate the installation of two test kiosks for the paid parking areas in the Cotton District.

If you have been wondering why the Mississippi State University Golf Course hasn’t been open to customers this summer, it’s because they are in the middle of a project that will make the playing experience better.

During its morning service this past Sunday, Peter’s Rock Family Worship Center held an annual memorial service for its late first lady Gloria Hawkins by making a contribution to the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research.

Cross of Christ for Starkville is a non-profit organization made up of Christian community members looking to have a 120-foot white cross built in Starkville much like the one 30 miles west in Eupora.