Starkville firefighters are providing an additional service to business owners with courtesy walkthroughs that identify potential fire code violations.
Starkville officials are asking residents to attend a three-day set of meetings designed to gather public input for its park system's master planning efforts.
Former Mississippi State University basketball coach Rick Stansbury wants to jettison his Oktibbeha County Lake lease and sell Starkville Wet N Wild waterpark and its associated campground improvements to the county.
Ten local chefs will vie Saturday to see whose bowl of soup best warms and fills the stomachs of diners in the Starkville Convention and Visitors Bureau's third annual SOUPer Bowl.
Seven Mississippi State University students escaped a Wednesday morning blaze after smoke detectors woke up the structure's occupants.
The Starkville Area Arts Council will accept applications for April's Cotton District Arts Festival until Feb. 29.
The Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees unanimously appointed part-time athletic director Milton Smith to a full-time role Wednesday after multiple closed-door meetings this week.
Oktibbeha County supervisors on Monday ditched a $4,000, 65-page subdivision regulation proposal prepared last year by the Oxford-based planning firm Slaughter and Associates.
A portion of Oktibbeha County Lake's levee running alongside a state-aid road connecting Highway 82 and Highway 389 shows signs of excessive slope failures and could require major repairs, County Engineer Clyde Pritchard told supervisors Monday.
Greater Starkville Development Partnership Chief Executive Officer Jennifer Gregory was tapped to serve as the directors' representative for the Mississippi Main Street Association Board of Directors.
Local and state-level attempts to raise funding for a Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Mississippi State University partnership school are expected to begin in earnest soon.
Fifteen years ago, local Starkville business gathered together and asked a simple question: What could help Starkville reach its full potential in terms of quality of life and economic development?
A grand jury has indicted former Starkville Academy baseball coach Jody Wayne Britt on two counts of child enticement.
A political drama is unfolding at Mississippi State University after student association senators voted to begin impeachment proceedings against SA President JoJo Dodd after he publicly endorsed an election candidate.
District 43 Rep. Rob Roberson, R-Starkville, is developing legislation that, if passed, would expand the five-person Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees to seven members and require that five of those seats be elected positions.
The Starkville Police Department seized cash and several pounds of marijuana Monday during a sting operation that netted three drug-related charges.
Fifth Circuit Judge George Mitchell has withdrawn as the special prosecutor of Ward 7 Henry Vaughn's driving under the influence appeal in an attempt to avoid a conflict between his dueling roles.
Public groups hoping to utilize Starkville City Hall for events and gatherings will have to wait after Mayor Parker Wiseman's veto of board-implemented restrictions went unchallenged last week.
The Starkville Police Department has arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with a Friday shooting on Louisville Street.
The Mississippi Supreme Court issued a ruling Thursday will allow Bobby Batiste, convicted of the 2008 murder of Andreas Galanis in Oktibbeha County, to ask that his conviction and sentence be reconsidered after affidavits allege comments made by bailiffs could have tainted the trial's jury.
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