Following discussion and a unanimous vote at its meeting Monday, The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors will take a closer look at the possibility of livestreaming its meetings.
An Ackerman woman is accused of hitting her ex-boyfriend in the nose with a bottle before turning her anger toward the Starkville Police officer trying to arrest her.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi senators on Tuesday passed the final version of a bill that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, about six weeks into pregnancy.
Citizens of certain areas of the East Oktibbeha Fire District may see up to a 40-percent decrease in insurance rates following creation of boundaries for the district.
A bill to allow certain donors not to disclose who they gave money to has passed both chambers of the state Legislature, and was returned for concurrence in the Senate.
Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has declined an invitation to participate in Republican gubernatorial candidate debate at Mississippi State University that will feature the other two GOP candidates expected to appear on the ballot.
The Mississippi Supreme Court has denied a request for a case to be remanded back to trial court by an Oktibbeha man serving a life sentence for cutting a woman with a knife almost two decades ago.
Despite a stormy Thursday afternoon with several tornado warnings, Starkville and Oktibbeha County made it through the storms with almost no damage.
The Golden Triangle Development LINK announced plans this week to launch an in-depth analysis of the local labor force in Clay, Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties in an effort to take a more informed and proactive approach with respect to the future of the regional economy.
A 1 percent tax increase for the city of Starkville has passed the Mississippi State House of Representatives, and heads next to the Senate.
A man accused of stealing an assortment of items from a Mississippi State University fraternity house was arrested Monday and returned to Starkville.
ROLLING FORK, Miss. (AP) — For decades, Peggy Sellars and her husband George have warily watched periodic floodwaters inundate the land around their home in the Mississippi Delta, but the dwelling always remained dry — until this year.
The 2019 Mississippi Spelling Bee will see one competitor from the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District, as Armstrong Middle School eighth grader Soyeon Park hopes for yet another chance to compete on the biggest stage of all.
Mississippi State Campus Services will conduct a test of the university Power Generation Plant on Tuesday to verify its ability to operate during a prolonged area-wide power outage.
Following the Columbus tornado and accompanying storms on Feb. 23, most of Oktibbeha County’s damage has been repaired, or will be repaired soon.Oktibbeha County Emergency Management Director Kristen Campanella said during the severe weather event, her department received regular updates on …
The Collegiate Recovery Community of Mississippi State University will host its first Collegiate Recovery Scholarship Breakfast Friday, April 5 at 7:30 a.m at The Mill.The Collegiate Recovery Community is housed within the Department of Health Promotion and Wellness at MSU.Students recoverin…
A wide open race is shaping up for the Republican nominee to replace retiring Northern District Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert and Democratic Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley got a testament to his political strength as he is running unopposed this summer.
In the aftermath of the fatal EF-3 tornado hitting Columbus Saturday evening, needs abound and opportunities are available for the community to help.At Mississippi Emergency Management Agency’s last count, 19 injuries were reported and approximately 900 residents remained without power. The …
There will soon be one less alternative for transportation in Starkville.Lime, a bicycle and scooter sharing company that recently entered the Starkville and Mississippi State markets, will pull all of its transportation out of Starkville by March 15.Lime's reasoning behind doing so is that …
The purchase of a new lawn mower for the Starkville Parks and Recreation Department proved to be a contentious point at the Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday evening.The board approved the purchase of a John Deere 9009 Terrain Cut mower by a margin of 4-2, with the nays coming fro…
Mississippi State President Mark E. Keenum updated Starkville Rotarians about the progression of the university over the years as he enters his second decade as president of the university.
An Alabama man who graduated from Mississippi State University was among those killed in a mass shooting at a warehouse in Illinois on Friday.
A new app developed by faculty in the Mississippi State University College of Forest Resources could now gives consumers access to functions previously available on expensive equipment for the cost of $4.99.The Smart Thumper App was developed by a team of sustainable byproducts faculty in th…
New details about an alleged murder-for-hire plot emerged in court on Monday following a fatal shooting last Friday at a Starkville apartment complex.
The mayor and Starkville Board of Aldermen voted 5-2 for City Attorney Chris Latimer and Slaughter and Associates to draft an annexation ordinance for east Starkville.
Tim Lepard tossed a chunk of frosted blueberry Pop-Tart into the air, which landed right into the tiny palms and open mouth of Little E — a small monkey with a big skillset and his own celebrity trailer.
About nine years ago, Clifford Kelly acquired a duroc piglet from a friend, and brought it to his home off Rockhill Road in northern Oktibbeha County. The piglet was about 25 pounds, but began to grow rapidly and was given the name “Bear.” Today, Bear is massive, with Kelly claiming her weig…
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- Hughes working with Bulldog tight ends this spring
- MSU ready to show track skill at home meet
- Supes to consider live-stream for meetings
- Police: Woman hit ex-boyfriend with bottle before striking officer
- NEW REVELATIONS: Former St. Joseph priests, other area clergy among those accused of sexual abuse
- Vols take a pair of division baseball wins
- Lady Eagles begin region with softball victory
- Two injured in wreck on Old West Point Road
- Reeves declines as Foster, Waller to face off at GOP debate on MSU campus
- Starkville Pride organizers receive positive support from community
- Police: Woman hit ex-boyfriend with bottle before striking officer
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- Starkville hotel and restaurant tax passes House, moves on to Senate
- Good news early: Bulldogs learn about No. 1 seed sooner than expected
- Mississippi State women find place in NCAA field Monday night
- Former Starkville priests among list of clergy accused of abuse
- Jackson bishop to release names of clergy, ministers accused of abuse