A woman fought off a would-be purse snatcher Friday in the AT&T parking lot on Highway 12.
A steady rain fell on Starkville Tuesday morning as Susan Shappley watched the water rise in the channel behind her former home on Maple Drive.
The Starkville Police Department is investigating the city's second armed robbery in less than a week.
A Chickasaw County man suspected of robbing a McDonald's restaurant last week on Highway 12 has been apprehended.
Absentee ballots now are available at circuit clerks' offices for the Feb. 1 Northern District transportation commissioner runoff election.
Chefs from some of the Golden Triangle's most popular restaurants will converge on the newly renovated State Theatre next weekend for the Starkville Young Professionals' fourth annual Souper Bowl cook-off.
Oktibbeha County is set to make some money off nearly three dozen old vehicles.
Officials at local colleges agree with how a Tucson, Ariz., community college handled disturbed student Jared Loughner, saying they have similar rules in place to identify, counsel or expel troubled students.
STARKVILLE -- Organizers of Starkville's annual Dudy Gras celebration are offering more activities at this year's event than ever before.
STARKVILLE-- More than 30 people have qualified for the coming elections in Oktibbeha County, while another 26 have qualified in Clay County.
The Greater Starkville Development Partnership held its annual awards banquet Thursday night and honored nearly a dozen citizens and businesses for their contributions to the community.
In a time when companies across the country are struggling to survive, a handful of new businesses in Starkville are thriving, thanks in part to the city's collective taste for sweets.
Starkville's Junior Auxiliary group recently completed yet another improvement project at a city park.
Starkville police are searching for a man who robbed a McDonald's Wednesday morning on Highway 12.
A Starkville man was arrested over the weekend with approximately 22 grams of crack cocaine.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen Tuesday night took another step toward upgrading the city's Information Technology Department.
The march began on Dr. D.L. Conner Drive, just north of Highway 182. There were preachers and politicians, elementary school students and sorority sisters.
Since members of the former Oktibbeha County chapter of the American Red Cross started a new non-profit emergency response organization last year, the group has worked out of the living room of former Red Cross Director Becky Wilkes.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen held its annual planning retreat this weekend and set several new goals for the coming year.
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