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Gun accident sends Oktibbeha woman to hospital

Posted 4/27/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A gun mishap sent an Oktibbeha County woman to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg Tuesday.

 

 

Starkville school board to meet today in closed session

Posted 4/27/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

It has taken four tries, but the board of the Starkville School District will meet today at 1:30 p.m. in closed session in what is supposed to bring closure to a hush-hush situation.

 

Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum celebrates green future

Posted 4/27/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

You can step inside the Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum and witness the past, or you can stand outside and look at the future.

UPDATE: Miss. death toll continues to rise in wake of severe storms

Posted 4/27/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Another night of severe weather has left four people dead in Mississippi, including a Louisiana law enforcement officer who was out camping with his daughter, raising the state's total death toll to at least five.

Oktibbeha man arrested in pistol-whipping case

Posted 4/26/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An Oktibbeha County man was arrested early Sunday morning charged with pistol-whipping a man.

 

Independent schools adjust to current financial times

Posted 4/25/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

School districts publicly have made budget and staff cuts over the past years, and they continue to brace for cuts, awaiting final allocations numbers from the Mississippi Department of Education.

 

 

Peaveys to address MSU commencement

Posted 4/23/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Mississippi State alumnus who founded the Peavey Electronics Corp. and the alumna who leads the Meridian-based international business are the university's spring commencement speakers April 29-30. Nearly 2,400 students are candidates for spring-semester diplomas.

 

Bigger than ever: Cotton District Arts Festival grew by 40 percent, officals say

Posted 4/23/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Cotton District Arts Festival is bigger than ever. With 147 artists and 23 food vendors, CDAF committee co-chair Maggie Bjorgum said Saturday the festival grew by 40 percent this year and she expected more than 20,000 to visit the Cotton District before the day was done.

 

Oktibbeha constable laid to rest after losing fight with cancer

Posted 4/22/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County said goodbye to a servant of 30 years this week.

 

Storms highlight drainage issues in Starkville

Posted 4/22/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Although battered by storms for the majority of the day Wednesday, Starkville received some help from Mother Nature.

 

Starkville school superintendent 'not on campus' after board session

Posted 4/21/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

There is no official word on what happened of Wednesday's closed door meeting of the Starkville school board, but Judy Couey was not "on campus" Thursday.

 

 

Masked men rob Oktibbeha home, beat victims

Posted 4/21/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion which sent three victims to the hospital, one in intensive care.

 

 

Ron Paul, speaking in Starkville, calls for end to overseas wars

Posted 4/21/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Ron Paul rallied his troops Wednesday in Starkville. The former Libertarian and Republican presidential candidate addressed an enthusiastic crowd that nearly filled the Lee Hall auditorium on the Mississippi State University campus despite a day's worth of severe storms.

 

UPDATE: No tornadoes, but damage from worst storm of year

Posted 4/21/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Tornado warning sirens sounded through the night Wednesday, heralding a storm that caused power outages and flash flooding throughout the Golden Triangle. Though no tornadoes were confirmed, winds caused the worst damage of any storm this year, officials said.

 

Starkville aldermen OK $143,000 in new salaries

Posted 4/20/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Despite one alderman's concerns about the impact on the city's budget, the Board of Aldermen approved three hires Tuesday with salaries totaling $143,000.

 

Starkville man arrested in stabbing

Posted 4/20/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police and were called to Mac's Meat Market on Highway 182 Tuesday afternoon in response to a stabbing.

 

Motion to add Bishop plaque to park blocked by supervisors

Posted 4/19/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An Oktibbeha County supervisors' attempt to recognize a local visionary was blocked Monday. District 2 Supervisor Orlando Trainer pleaded with his fellow supervisors during the second April meeting of the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors to include an 18-by-20-inch plaque commemorating Dorothy Bishop at the new county education building's Unity Park sitting area.

 

Starkville's Asian Market provides exotic, foreign groceries

Posted 4/19/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- The crabs are still moving at the Asian Market in Starkville. You'll catch it in your peripheral vision. A small flick grabs your attention. The crabs on ice in an open cooler, between the oysters and the shrimp, are so fresh they've still got some kick left in them.

Slow night in Stakville during weekend ride-along

Posted 4/18/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

In the midst of Starkville's busy end-of-the-school-year party season, the Starkville Police Department refuses to get caught sleeping.

 

Busy day anticipated as tax deadline arrives

Posted 4/18/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

That dreaded date on your calendar has arrived: Today's the last day to file your federal 2010 tax returns.

 

 

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