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Nine-year-old Ashley Sharp to rely on technique to win Judo tournament

Posted 9/17/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Nestled between a law office and boutique on a one-way street, 9-year-old Ashley Sharp enters a martial arts dojo.

 

Alleged burglars lead SPD on high-speed chase

Posted 9/16/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Starkville Police are looking for two men involved in an attempted home burglary and high-speed vehicle chase Thursday night.

 

Country singer to headline 'Rockin' the Park'

Posted 9/16/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Concert venues can vary between hole-in-the-wall bars to 70,000-seat stadiums. But there's one that brings out the best in country music singer Brinley Addington.

 

'Report cards': Lowndes improves; Columbus schools struggle

Posted 9/16/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Schools across the state received their "report cards" from the Mississippi Department of Education today, and the accountability rankings indicate that while there were some gains, the Columbus Municipal School District continues to struggle, failing to meet academic growth standards for the second year in a row.

 

 

Oktibbeha County arrest report

Posted 9/15/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The following people were arrested on felony charges, according to the Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Office:

 

Broadcast group works with World's Finest Chocolate on Guinness record-setting campaign

Posted 9/15/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

When you see a 12,000-pound, Guinness World Record chocolate bar paraded around the country in the coming weeks, you'd never guess it has a tie to Starkville.

 

Citizens: Leash law would alleviate vicious-dog problem

Posted 9/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Oktibbeha County is one step closer to adopting a vicious-dog ordinance. The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors Tuesday held the first of two public hearings about the matter and presented a preliminary draft to roughly 25 citizens.

 

 

Light turnout for bond-referendum info fair

Posted 9/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

 

Contested subdivision plan gets preliminary approval

Posted 9/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

Sheriff's department investigates arson

Posted 9/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- The Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Office is investigating an arson following fires set to a trailer on back-to-back days.

 

Woman reports attempted sexual assault near MSU

Posted 9/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

 

Revenues up from MSU research park

Posted 9/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

 

NBA, NFL players give back to home communities

Posted 9/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

MABEN -- When the Mississippi High School Activities Association did a recent walk-through of West Oktibbeha High School's basketball gym, they told school administrators and coaches they needed to replace its goals to host the district tournament this year.

 

 

Starkville gets a clean sweep for MSU's first home game

Posted 9/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Straighten up, Starkville. You've got company on Thursday. Get Swept Up, an annual event where local businesses and individuals spend six to seven hours cleaning up the town, kicks off Wednesday at the Greater Starkville Development Partnership.

 

 

Miss. court won't hear post-conviction petition from Michael Warren Willie

Posted 9/12/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Supreme Court sided Thursday with the state Court of Appeals, which said Willie didn't get approval to file a post-conviction petition and therefore an Oktibbeha County judge didn't have the authority to hear it.

 

Starkville firefighters, servicemen touched by 9/11 memorial

Posted 9/11/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- People didn't have to show to up to Fire Station One to pay tribute to the victims and emergency responders of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Starkville High School art students could have enjoyed a day the off instead of painting a memorial mural. The 13 businesses that donated food, flowers and money to make the memorial event possible could have saved a few dollars and passed the duty to the next business. But they didn't.

 

Sept. 11: On this date 10 years ago I was...

Posted 9/11/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The memory never fades. Ask anyone where they were that Tuesday morning in September 2001, and their recollection is as vivid today as it was then.

 

 

Starkville, Oktibbeha to honor firefighters with tribute events

Posted 9/11/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- The call of duty, no matter the time or place, is part of the job for emergency responders. Even when the distress call is sent from more than 1,000 miles away.

 

Sept. 11, 2001 at Golden Triangle Regional Airport

Posted 9/11/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Nick Ardillo was at his second-floor office at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport. Airport employees were rushing up the stairs to give him the news.

Sheriff's deputies make arrests in auto burglaries

Posted 9/10/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Two men were arrested Friday in connection with an automobile burglary at The Pointe Apartments.

 

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