Starkville could take another step toward breaking ground on a new industrial park as aldermen are expected to rezone about 326 acres of property near Highway 182 and Highway 25 for manufacturing usage.
Nestled next to the late Lewins, Blums and Levys in a spooky old cemetery in New York City lies the final resting place of America's most legendary magician, interred under a granite monument that bears his stage name in bold letters: Houdini.
This is why the Bulldogs can't have nice things.
Oktibbeha County and Starkville fire officials are urging residents to use common sense with heating elements, Christmas displays and cooking appliances this holiday season as winter's cooler temperatures usually bring with them an increase in emergency calls.
With Black Friday sales seemingly starting earlier and earlier each year, local shoppers say they have to strategize and plan to maximize their savings on the big day.
The FBI is looking into an anonymous threat made against trees and shrubs in the Grove at the University of Mississippi.
Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott walked into the media room at MSU's Seal Football Complex and immediately saw an old friend. Prescott, smiling broadly, walked to the front of the room and leaned over to give that friend a kiss.
Unity Park organizers say the civil rights park could one day honor Ava Moore, a long-time community activist and park supporter who died Nov. 20.
An altercation between two women left one in critical condition from multiple stab wounds and the other behind bars.
The two counties with the highest unemployment in Mississippi are in or near the Golden Triangle.
A pay dispute between Starkville and the Hattiesburg-based contractor responsible for Carver Drive ditch improvements could result in a legal challenge after the city approved a payment in executive session Tuesday.
The case against two men charged with a West Point beating should be presented to the next grand jury, according to District Attorney Forest Allgood.
Chuck Younger will represent Lowndes County's District 17 in the Mississippi State Senate next year.
A third suspect has been arrested for his alleged role in a beating that left a man in a coma after he was found laying in a West Point parking lot in August.
Discussions on minimum building codes for commercial apartment complexes could begin after a Highlands Plantation deck collapse injured more than 10 people this weekend.
Gwen Roberson spent the last moments of her life face down on her kitchen floor.
Sunday afternoon, a young mother said the words she had been putting off for months.
Developers of the John M. Stone Cotton Mill, formerly known as MSU's E.E. Cooley Building, held several tours Friday of the historic building, which is located at the corner of Russell Street and Highway 12.
Lowndes County Circuit Clerk Haley Salazar said obtaining a marriage license usually takes less than a half hour. That might not initially be the case for same-sex couples should a U.S. District judge grant a preliminary injunction against the state's constitutionally-approved ban on same sex marriage, however.
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