Forestry Commission bracing for budget cuts

Posted earlier today in Area

Budget cuts are forcing the Mississippi Forestry Commission to reorganize and cut 75 jobs in the process.

Hood calls on better funding priorities in state

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Attorney General Jim Hood forgot to take his blood pressure medicine Monday before taking to the podium to speak at Starkville Country Club.

LCSO seeks suspects in store robberies

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County sheriff's deputies are seeking suspects in a pair of Monday night store robberies. Chief Deputy Marc Miley said the two robberies are possibly related.


Documents: Nicholas seeks tourism rebate for hotel, won't pursue local TIF funds

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville aldermen could approve a new incentive package for developer Mark Nicholas' Cotton Mill hotel project Tuesday that would negate a previous tax increment financing pledge.







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