Former Mississippi State University basketball coach Rick Stansbury wants to jettison his Oktibbeha County Lake lease and sell Starkville Wet N Wild waterpark and its associated campground improvements to the county.
Ten local chefs will vie Saturday to see whose bowl of soup best warms and fills the stomachs of diners in the Starkville Convention and Visitors Bureau's third annual SOUPer Bowl.
Seven Mississippi State University students escaped a Wednesday morning blaze after smoke detectors woke up the structure's occupants.
Allen Robertson sat in the parking lot of Mississippi State University School of Veterinary Science's emergency clinic for hours last week as he decided what he might tell his four children and granddaughter about the family's dog, Ginger.
The Starkville Area Arts Council will accept applications for April's Cotton District Arts Festival until Feb. 29.
The Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees unanimously appointed part-time athletic director Milton Smith to a full-time role Wednesday after multiple closed-door meetings this week.
Oktibbeha County supervisors on Monday ditched a $4,000, 65-page subdivision regulation proposal prepared last year by the Oxford-based planning firm Slaughter and Associates.
A portion of Oktibbeha County Lake's levee running alongside a state-aid road connecting Highway 82 and Highway 389 shows signs of excessive slope failures and could require major repairs, County Engineer Clyde Pritchard told supervisors Monday.
The Mississippi House of Representatives completed its committee assignments on Friday. For most legislators, the assignments figure to be low-key tasks not likely to draw much public scrutiny.
Greater Starkville Development Partnership Chief Executive Officer Jennifer Gregory was tapped to serve as the directors' representative for the Mississippi Main Street Association Board of Directors.
Local and state-level attempts to raise funding for a Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Mississippi State University partnership school are expected to begin in earnest soon.
Fifteen years ago, local Starkville business gathered together and asked a simple question: What could help Starkville reach its full potential in terms of quality of life and economic development?
A political drama is unfolding at Mississippi State University after student association senators voted to begin impeachment proceedings against SA President JoJo Dodd after he publicly endorsed an election candidate.
A grand jury has indicted former Starkville Academy baseball coach Jody Wayne Britt on two counts of child enticement.
District 43 Rep. Rob Roberson, R-Starkville, is developing legislation that, if passed, would expand the five-person Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees to seven members and require that five of those seats be elected positions.
Mississippi State University fans of the game show "Jeopardy!" will have one of their own to root for in the show's upcoming 2016 "Jeopardy!" College Championship round of episodes early next month.
Mississippi State University students will now have to keep their Marty McFly moves outside due to policy instated Monday banning hoverboards from campus buildings.
The Starkville Police Department seized cash and several pounds of marijuana Monday during a sting operation that netted three drug-related charges.
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality announced today that it has lifted a water contact advisory that was issued Thursday for a segment of Sand Creek in the Starkville area.
Charles "LaLa" Evans, surrounded by family and friends, reacts while watching his appearance on "The Ellen Degeneres Show" during a viewing party held at Beef 'O' Brady's in Starkville Monday afternoon.
1. McDill, popular artist and craftsman, dies at 33 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Downtown shooting injures one COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Columbus child struck by vehicle COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Stansbury looks to jettison lake lease STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Ward 5 candidates outline goals, platforms COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY