SPD dedication postponed after flooding issues surface

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Friday's unveiling of Starkville Police Department's newly renovated headquarters was postponed Wednesday after issues of flooding in the building's basement came to light this week.


MSU pitcher Plumlee suspended for 1 year for failing drug test

Posted yesterday in College Sports

The Dispatch has learned from multiple sources close to the program that Mississippi State pitcher Peyton Plumlee has been suspended for 365 days after failing a drug test during the Baton Rouge Super Regional.

Perkins: Postpone SPD dedication until flooding resolved

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins says the city should delay Friday's formal dedication of Starkville Police Department after he received reports of basement flooding from a project contractor last week.

Motorcycle wreck claims Lowndes man

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Lowndes County man has died following a motorcycle accident on Jess Lyons Road Tuesday night.








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