Photography is more than a hobby for Starkville mothers and Mississippi State University researchers Jennifer Seltzer and Diana Outlaw. It's a way to understand and connect with their autistic children.
On the first Thursday of every month, Josephine Ward goes to OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville and spends an hour with people like her.
After addressing minimum pay standards and progression plans this term, the Starkville Board of Aldermen authorized a new staffing study that will position the incoming administration to continue tinkering with personnel issues beyond next year.
After six years at Mississippi State, Martin Kinsey's next few months are all about tying up some loose ends.
Former Starkville Alderman Frank Davis says he's once again prepared launch a door-to-door petition drive in Oktibbeha County in an effort to force any potential OCH Regional Medical Center transaction to a countywide vote.
In the basement hallway of Overstreet Elementary, roughly 100 fifth grade students are following their own lesson plan this week, offering school's entire student body a historical overview of a period spanning from the 11th to the 20th century.
Starkville Utilities issued a boil-water notice for a portion of Greensboro Street, between Gladney and Whitfield streets, through Friday.
Mississippi State received 32 reports of sexual assault in 2015, a number the school's Student Association is working to reduce this week.
Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins wants the mayor and his fellow aldermen to have more information about potential city hires and says department heads will be held accountable if they do not provide full reports to the board in the future.
The Starkville/MSU Symphony Chorus will present a concert of choral music selected on the theme "Ode to Nature" at 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 23.
Former Starkville Academy coach Jody Wayne Britt faces up to six years in prison and $20,000 in fines after pleading guilty Monday to two counts of luring a child to engage in sexually explicit computer communication.
After a months-long assessment of OCH Regional Medical Center, consulting firm Stroudwater Associates' report states supervisors should "explore transactions as soon as is practical" while the hospital continues to improve its sustainability in case a sale or lease option isn't available.
The last of three suspects charged in the July 2013 fatal shooting of a man at a Starkville car wash will spend the next eight years behind bars.
Starkville Area Habitat for Humanity gathered staff, volunteers and Habitat homeowners Saturday for a luncheon at First United Methodist Church to celebrate 30 years of service.
Consultants are scheduled to reveal the results of a months-long study of OCH Regional Medical Center next week, and the report is expected to recommend whether supervisors should keep the publicly owned medical facility or explore outside partnerships, a lease or an outright sale of the hospital.
An Oktibbeha County woman died Saturday night after the silver Ford Mustang she was driving ran off of Artesia Road and crashed into a culvert.
Oktibbeha County sheriff's deputies are searching for a suspect in an apparent hit-and-run on Turkey Creek Road that left one man injured.
Swarms of happy children and interspersed adults explored prehistory through Mississippi State University's Dunn-Seiler Museum exhibits and activities Wednesday as part of Fossil Extravaganza, an event hosted in the MSU Department of Geosciences since 2010.
Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk Edwin Glenn Hamilton has been formally charged for possession of methamphetamine.
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