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Second Baptist Church donates bicycles to 60 area children

Posted 12/20/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Sixty city and county elementary students will wake up to a two-wheeled surprise Christmas morning. Monday, members of Second Baptist Church in Starkville delivered bicycles for third- through fifth-grade students at Henderson-Ward Stewart and East Oktibbeha elementary schools.

 

 

Board OKs plans to make downtown Starkville a national historic district

Posted 12/20/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Historic Preservation Commission is officially on board with the Starkville Central Neighborhood Foundation's move to get downtown recognized as a national historic district.

 

 

Club Rock, BJ3 under scrutiny in Oktibbeha County

Posted 12/20/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two events venues are scheduled to undergo state safety inspections today. Club Rock and BJ3, on Rockhill Road and Old West Point Road, respectively, were visited this morning by the state fire marshals, who evaluated each building for proper exits, capacity and emergency lighting.

 

 

Fed judges release plan for Miss redistricting; Oktibbeha County split between 1st and 3rd Districts

Posted 12/20/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

JACKSON -- Federal judges on Monday released a plan to update Mississippi's four congressional districts, which decreases the number of split counties from eight to four, the secretary of state said.

 

Mississippi State professor pens first biography of civil rights icon Medgar Evers

Posted 12/17/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- A mother's stories to her young son never went away. The son remembered them and wrote them down for everyone to remember. Michael V. Williams, in one way or another, has always heard or read about civil rights icon Medgar Evers.

 

Monday meeting will provide info on historic district designation

Posted 12/17/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Downtown building owners could soon have incentives to renovate their properties. The Starkville Central Neighborhood Found-ation is more than a year into the process of applying for a spot on the National Register of Historic Places and hopes to learn soon if downtown is eligible.

 

 

OCSO arrests five in connection with home invasion

Posted 12/17/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Three men and two juveniles were arrested and charged with four counts of armed robbery following a Dec. 4 home invasion.

 

 

Clover Project enlists Santa's help

Posted 12/16/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Clover Street Project never rests. The nonprofit agency, which serves underprivileged youth throughout the Golden Triangle, is especially active during the holidays.

 

 

22 finalists for schools chief; no names yet

Posted 12/16/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The names are in, but the public will have to wait until January to know who's in the running for superintendent of Starkville School District. The district board of trustees met Thursday with the Mississippi School Boards Association, which provided the results of 23 interviews for the vacant position. Interviews were conducted in Clinton.

 

 

Oktibbeha County Arrest Report 12-15-11

Posted 12/15/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The following people were arrested on felony charges from Dec. 6 to Dec. 11, according to an Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Office:

 

 

MSU to extend Mullen's contract

Posted 12/15/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University is expecting to put its head football coach back on a four-year agreement for the third consecutive winter. And all it took was a look, a nod and two words.

 

 

Starkville school board gets first look at superintendent candidates today

Posted 12/15/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

Taking their cues: West Oktibbeha students set for first drama production

Posted 12/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

MABEN -- Performing-arts electives are in short supply for West Oktibbeha High School students at the beginning of each school year.

 

Planning board meets today on zoning codes

Posted 12/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Planning and Zoning Commission today will have a second round of public hearings regarding the city's use of form-based codes.

 

 

Report: Corporal punishment on decline at state schools

Posted 12/12/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

JACKSON -- The use of corporal punishment appears to be declining at Mississippi public schools, according to a newspaper.

 

 

Volunteer Starkville hosts Party with a Purpose

Posted 12/9/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Volunteerism gets a boost Dec. 16 with the inaugural Party With a Purpose.

 

 

Healthy Starkville: $25,000 in grants to promote health

Posted 12/8/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Healthy Starkville committee announced details of $25,000 in cash grants that will be used by community organizations to promote healthy activities and lifestyles in Starkville.

 

Boys and Girls Club plans educational community garden

Posted 12/8/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- By the spring, members of the Oktibbeha County Boys and Girls Club will be growing and harvesting their own fruits and vegetables.

 

Starkville man faces Internet sex charge

Posted 12/8/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man was arrested Saturday and charged with sexual battery after using the Internet to lure a minor into sex. Oktibbeha County sheriff's deputies charged Jason R. Carson, 20, of 414 Hancock Circle, with one count of sexual battery, one count of dissemination of sexually oriented materials to a minor, and one count of computer luring of a minor for sexual purposes after the minor's family members made a complaint to the OCSO.

 

 

New Starkville city regulations will save developers time, money

Posted 12/7/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Builders now have an option to save money during subdivision construction. The Board of Aldermen had its third public hearing Tuesday on amending its subdivision regulations to allow one-stage street development, a move three aldermen panned for different reasons.

 

 

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