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Dakhlalla sentenced to 8 years for supporting IS

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man was sentenced to eight years in federal prison Wednesday after pleading guilty this spring to one count of conspiring to support the Islamic State.


Starkville CVB grant applications due Friday

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Local non-profit groups and event organizers have until 5 p.m. Friday to submit applications for Starkville Convention and Visitors Bureau's annual sponsorship grants.


Woman shot, boyfriend arrested after Cedar Cove incident

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man was charged with aggravated assault Monday after he allegedly shot his girlfriend in the back of the head last week.


Oktibbeha road plan draft calls for $2M in work

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An early draft of Oktibbeha County's upcoming four-year road plan would calls for the county to spend an estimated $2.33 million on a number of infrastructure projects -- including paving, resealing and overlay efforts -- through 2019.


Crime author shares with Rotary 'Confessions' as undercover cop

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

One of former undercover cop Charlie Spillers' most memorable arrests came when officers dragged a suspect out of an occupied vehicle and violently threw him against the car.


Starkville's June tax figures rebound after slight May drop

Posted 8/19/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville's June sales and 2 percent tax receipts eclipsed their 2015 marks after the city recorded a slight dip in returns for the month of May.


Britt indicted on new child luring, exploitation charges

Posted 8/18/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two child enticement charges against Jody Wayne Britt were retired this month after new evidence prompted an Oktibbeha County grand jury to indict the former Starkville Academy coach on two counts of luring a child to engage in sexually explicit communications via computer and one count of child exploitation.


Aldermen approve SPD renovation contract

Posted 8/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Law enforcement agents are forecast to move into the newly renovated Starkville Police Department in May after aldermen unanimously tasked the Columbus-based Weathers Construction Inc. to rehabilitate the city's former administrative home this month.


SPD taking in supplies for donation to victims of La. flooding

Posted 8/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police and Animal Control agents are collecting supplies for the victims of recent flooding in Louisiana.


Hyde-Smith picked for spot in Trump ag policy group

Posted 8/16/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mississippi Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Cindy Hyde-Smith begins putting her statewide experience to work on a national level today as an adviser on Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's agriculture policy committee.


Oktibbeha Co. raises taxes for bridge fund

Posted 8/16/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County property owners are expected to pay a higher tax rate in the upcoming fiscal year after supervisors unanimously approved an additional 1-mill levy for its bridge repair fund Monday.


SOCSD adds controls after FY '15 audit finds deficiencies

Posted 8/13/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Chief Financial Officer Tammie McGarr says the school district has implemented or is in the process of adding new policies after an audit of Fiscal Year 2014-15 found five deficiencies with how the district monitors federal awards, food services and receipts from athletic events.


Former NBA player Outlaw indicted on drug charge

Posted 8/12/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Former professional basketball player Travis Outlaw was arrested Tuesday after a grand jury indicted him on a felony marijuana charge.


Most scaled-down SPD bids come under $5.4M budget

Posted 8/12/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Aldermen are poised to fund Starkville Police Department renovations after seven of eight project bids received by the city Thursday came in under the $5.4 million budget allocated for the work.


New South Weekends series features night market

Posted 8/11/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The first ever Friday Starkville Community Market, offering pop-up shopping vendors, live music and local food and beverage tastings, will kick off the Greater Starkville Development Partnership's New South Weekends event series on Sept. 2, the day before Mississippi State University's football game against the University of South Alabama.


Arrests made in connection to gas station robbery

Posted 8/10/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police officers and agents with the U.S. Marshal Task Force arrested two suspects allegedly tied to a recent armed robbery at a North Jackson Street gas station.


Starkville man killed in Highway 12 wreck

Posted 8/10/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man died Tuesday after a single-car accident on Highway 12.


Interconnections abound with OCH analysis

A man directly connected with the firm Oktibbeha County supervisors hired to conduct an analysis of OCH Regional Medical Center once played a major role in a failed effort to acquire the hospital.


Two sought in gas station armed robbery

Starkville police are searching for two suspects involved in an armed robbery of a North Jackson Street gas station Sunday.


Starkville, Oktibbeha County OK adjusted Academy Sports TIF

Oktibbeha County supervisors and Starkville aldermen paved the way for a new Academy Sports retail store last week, approving a $1.5 million-maximum, 15-year tax increment financing plan for the development.



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