SHS student hit by vehicle

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville High School student was hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle after school on Friday afternoon.


Peco Foods holds job fair at EMCC

Posted yesterday in Area

Hundreds of people from across the Golden Triangle and beyond converged on East Mississippi Community College's Mayhew campus on Saturday for a job fair for the new Peco Foods plant in West Point.

Ask Rufus: Spanish Mustangs of the Prairie

Posted yesterday in Local Columns

Out of the devastation of Hurricane Florence last week came a bit of good news. The wild horse herds of the Carolina barrier islands had weathered the storm in pretty good shape.

Tell us a story: Master storytellers tickle funny bones and tug heartstrings

Posted yesterday in Entertainment

It was our own fault we were left standing outside the hallowed circle, on the fringes of the faithful packed in to hear Sheila Kay Adams at the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, Tennessee.



Starkville Police Department arrested a 38-year-old suspect on suspicion of drug trafficking after about 25 pounds of marijuana were recovered.

Man busted for marijuana trafficking |

Starkville police arrest man for fleeing officers |

Retrial set for man accused in woman's burning death |

Mississippi casino revenue rises as sports betting begins |

Miss. officials urge safety after road worker injuries |

Ole Miss faculty ask donor to remove name after racial post |

Learning to lead: Mayor's Youth Council boasts record 54 members this year |

Delay of school rating approval blindsides local districts |

Starkville looking to change panhandling law |

Main Street Association lauds year of downtown growth |



Ole Miss could distance itself from donor over racist post |

Metro economic growth in Mississippi lags the nation in 2017 |

Man charged with attempted murder for using vehicle as weapon |

MDE issues last-minute notice that released school accountability ratings are unofficial |

Area districts all show gains in accountability ratings |

Vacation 'wish list': Columbus Airbnb ranked among top-sought in state |

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