Starkville is striving to improve the controls it has in place to monitor for cash irregularities after an embezzlement investigation rocked its Parks and Recreation department.
A Kosciusko man arrested for a fatal shooting at Walmart in west Starkville on Saturday is now also facing an aggravated assault charge.
Starkville police arrested three suspects with ties to the Starkville Parks and Recreation Department for embezzlement Thursday afternoon, including former director Herman Peters.
Oktibbeha County is looking into a contract with a Jackson-based consulting and lobbying firm in the hopes of securing a stronger voice to seek state and federal funding.
A man charged with capital murder in Starkville is a registered nurse who was arrested last month for an incident involving the same victim.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen has authorized the city to negotiate for the potential purchase of 51 acres of land to expand the Sportsplex.
Oktibbeha County Supervisors decided to reappoint longtime county fire coordinator Kirk Rosenhan to his post for a full year during Tuesday's meeting.
The Starkville community gathered to celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday and to recognize the inclusion of two new honorees at Unity Park.
A Kosciusko man arrested for a fatal Saturday morning shooting at the Starkville Walmart is being held without bond in the Oktibbeha County Jail.
A judge has ordered Johnny Moore's legal team to provide supporting documentation to attorney's representing Lynn Spruill if they plan to have a Hinds County Republican testify during the trial for Moore's election challenge.
A Kosciusko man is charged with capital murder in the shooting death of a local optometrist Saturday morning in Walmart on Highway 12 in west Starkville.
Mississippi State University welcomed representatives from Facebook's cybersecurity team to campus Thursday to highlight a new partnership with the tech giant.
A woman Starkville Police Department began seeking Wednesday has been found safe.
Starkville Police Department is seeking public assistance to locate a missing Starkville woman.
The Starkville Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously voted to support a recommendation for creating an architectural review process for the city.
The city of Starkville, Oktibbeha County and Mississippi State University are partnering to seek grant funding for three multi-use path extensions in the city and onto MSU's campus.
A pair of fires destroyed two Oktibbeha County homes over the weekend but didn't hurt any residents.
The Bell Schoolhouse Fire District's fire rating has improved from Class 10 to Class 9, and the question of who deserves credit has highlighted friction among the leadership of Oktibbeha County's fire services.
A pair of residence halls at Mississippi State University have reopened after closing for repairs to a nearby water main.
News of U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper's (R-Mississippi) decision not to seek another term drew mixed reactions from Oktibbeha County's local political parties Thursday afternoon.
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