The city of Starkville admits in a recent ethics defense it failed to provide former George M. Bryan Airport fixed-based operator Kenneth Aasand documents in a timely manner and attributed the error to a "lack of communication and follow-up."
A Starkville man was charged with multiple felonies and misdemeanors after a Saturday traffic stop.
An attempt to provide developer Mark Nicholas with a new public financing option for his anticipated boutique hotel project failed Tuesday as a special-called meeting lacked a quorum of aldermen, but Ward 2 Alderman Lisa Wynn says she'll call for another gathering before June 6's regularly scheduled board meeting, which also coincides with election day.
One person was injured and another was arrested following a Monday shooting at the Academy Road Sprint Mart.
Attorney General Jim Hood forgot to take his blood pressure medicine Monday before taking to the podium to speak at Starkville Country Club.
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.
Two Starkville men could face jail time for their alleged roles in two weekend burglaries.
Mayoral candidate Johnny Moore and Mayor-elect Lynn Spruill have both filed requests with the Oktibbeha County Democratic Party to review the results of last week's runoff election.
District 3 Supervisor Marvell Howard said he will call upon fellow supervisors to call for a referendum on the fate of OCH Regional Medical Center at the county's June 5 board meeting.
Mayor-elect Lynn Spruill's primary runoff lead was reduced to six votes Thursday after Starkville election commissioners accepted one remaining affidavit ballot and certified the results for both the Ward 1 Republican and the citywide Democratic races.
Lynn Spruill is set to become Starkville's first female mayor after she retained a seven-vote lead over challenger Johnny Moore once affidavits from the Democratic Primary runoff were processed Wednesday.
A Starkville nurse has been arrested for allegedly writing false prescriptions.
A Starkville man faces seven residential burglary charges stemming from incidents allegedly occurring over the past year.
Mississippi State University, Starkville Oktibbeha School District and statewide officials gathered to break ground Wednesday on a building that will enhance education in Oktibbeha County, the Golden Triangle area and Mississippi.
Affidavits will presumably decide a tight Starkville mayor's race following Tuesday's Democratic primary runoff.
Starkville is preparing to defend its airport board from a new ethics complaint lodged by former George M. Bryant Airport fixed-based operator Kenneth Aasand, Mayor Parker Wiseman confirmed.
A fire at the New Light Road Sprint Mart injured two Mississippi Department of Transportation mowing crew workers Monday.
A referendum on the future of OCH Regional Medical Center is all but scheduled after the Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk's office verified more than 1,500 signatories of a petition calling for an election on the matter came from qualified county voters.
A Starkville man pleaded guilty to one count of enticing a child for concealment in Lowndes County Circuit Court last week.
A Starkville man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle while he biked along Highway 25 Sunday.
1. Police release more details on cold case murder arrest COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Defendant shows up to court high COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Having a voice: Tyler Edmonds seeks compensation from Mississippi for three years he spent in prison COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Documents: Nicholas seeks tourism rebate for hotel, won't pursue local TIF funds STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Man accused of stealing meat from Sunflower found not guilty COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY