Mississippi State University basketball guard Malik Newman is expected to withdraw from the National Basketball Association Draft today and he may not play again for MSU, according to an ESPN report Tuesday.
A Mississippi State rising senior from Eupora is the first-place winner in the 2016 New Orleans Fashion Week student designer competition.
While Oktibbeha County supervisors and OCH Regional Medical Center trustees debated the need for a strategic financial assessment of the county-owned hospital Tuesday, both sides agreed the issue of whether or not to sell the facility needs to be settled for good soon.
After the best turnaround in Southeastern Conference history, the honors rolled in for the Mississippi State University baseball team Monday.
City staff could begin rewriting Starkville's development codes as soon as mid-June if aldermen adopt a proposed comprehensive plan at their next meeting.
Tuesday's implementation of a consent agenda by the Starkville Board of Aldermen could be the last time it's used this year, as Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins said Friday he'll again favor handling all matters of city business one at a time at the board table.
District 2 Supervisor Orlando Trainer said the county should explore options to take over the two high school campuses abandoned after consolidation and find public uses for the two facilities.
The Mississippi Horse Park is set to host its first Mississippi Trotting Association-sanctioned harness race Sunday if the weather leading into the event cooperates.
The Mississippi Supreme Court has affirmed the 2014 capital murder conviction of Archie Quinn, who was found guilty of shooting his former girlfriend eight years ago in Oktibbeha County.
Seven staff members and two organizations at Mississippi State recently received recognition from the Division of Student Affairs for their contributions during the 2015-16 academic year.
Former Mississippi State University quarterback Dak Prescott's driving under the influence case was continued Tuesday to mid-June, his attorney and Starkville Municipal Court Administrator Tony Rook confirmed.
Starkville's current public park system will only provide about half of the acreage needed to support the city's projected 2020 population and needs to add about 150 acres to meet demands in the next 20 years, a draft of master planning efforts states.
Leaders of African American Studies programs at 11 Southeastern Conference institutions of higher learning convened earlier this month at Mississippi State for a special workshop.
Old basketball courts never die: They simply move away, in this case to Ohio.
Oktibbeha County is one step closer to developing a new industrial park after Starkville aldermen joined supervisors in supporting an almost 400-acre site northeast of the Highway 82-Highway 25 bypass and pledging $7 million toward the project.
Oktibbeha County supervisors hired a consultant Monday to assist with a potential evaluation of OCH Regional Medical Center's financial health, but not before District 3 Supervisor Marvell Howard said fellow board members are "re-opening old wounds" by flirting with a process that could lead to a sale or lease of the county-controlled hospital.
For the third consecutive year, Mississippi State University Libraries are sponsoring the E. O. Templeton Jr. History and Genealogy Fair.
A veteran College of Education faculty member at Mississippi State is seeking private support for a university-based effort that annually benefits youngsters diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders.
Tuesday's Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting could shape the future of economic development for Oktibbeha County for years to come.
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