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Three injured in pair of Highway 82 collisions

Posted 10/19/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two collisions on U.S. Highway 82 on Tuesday happened within a few hours of each other, but also within a few hundred feet of each other as well.

Oktibbeha County delays may put new Link behind schedule

Posted 10/18/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Golden Triangle Regional Development Authority is still in its early stages, but the proposed tri-county coalition may already be behind schedule, even if just by a day or two.


Mississippi State gets plantation in alumnus' will

Posted 10/17/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Roughly 72 years after receiving his degree from then Mississippi State College, Willis Durden "Dan" McGeary exemplified his devotion by leaving a little something for his alma mater in his will.


Trainer takes over as Oktibbeha board president

Posted 10/16/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors President Marvel Howard announced Monday night that he would be relinquishing his role as board president, and then seconded a successful motion that appointed District 2 Supervisor Orlando Trainer to the position.

Aldermen may override mayor's Green Oaks veto tonight

Posted 10/16/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A decision will be made tonight at the Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting concerning the re-opening of an emergency access entrance into Green Oaks subdivision from Stark Road.

Oktibbeha hospital sale still possible says supe

Posted 10/13/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

District 2 Supervisor Orlando Trainer said he will continue to bring the possibility of a bond issue and the county's health care concerns to the forefront of discussion Monday night at the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors meeting.

Pumpkinpalooza adds a bit of 'madness' to celebration

Posted 10/12/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Main Street in downtown Starkville will be closed this afternoon from Jackson Street to Washington Street at 3 p.m. in order to begin preparations for the city's fourth annual Pumpkinpalooza later tonight.

Three Eupora men arrested for Starkville thefts

Posted 10/11/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Three men have been arrested and charged with the break-in and theft from a pair of Starkville businesses.


Six escape injury in early-morning fire

Posted 10/11/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

If a family on Blackjack Road had not had a working smoke detector, the consequences of a Tuesday morning kitchen fire could have been tragic.



Zoning commission approves housing project

Posted 10/11/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Originally, it did not look as though the Starkville Zoning and Planning Commission was going to recommend approval of a proposed corporate housing complex in the Thad Cochran Research Park, but after two provisions were added Tuesday night, the commission unanimously agreed to give a recommendation to the Board of Aldermen.


Starkville's robotics team makes name for itself

Posted 10/11/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

In only its second year, the Starkville High School BEST robotics team has attracted more than 40 students who commit their after-school time to designing, marketing and programming a practical robot, all in a span of six weeks.


Salter named head of university relations at Mississippi State

Posted 10/10/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Sidney Salter, current journalist-in-residence at Mississippi State University, will soon begin shifting his focus to his new role as MSU's director of university relations, but he plans to remain at his current post until the completion of several ongoing projects.


Injured cyclist says court ruling should be warning to motorists

Posted 10/10/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Clay County Circuit Court judge has ordered Robbie Norton to reimburse Metropolitan Casualty $220,080 for expenses incurred from a May 2011 collision that nearly resulted in a Starkville woman's death.


Murder trial continued for 8th time

Posted 10/10/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The trial of a Sturgis man charged with capitol murder has been continued for the eighth time.


Wicker leads Romney cheers at GOP dinner

Posted 10/9/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Sen. Roger Wicker said he was in the peanut butter and jelly aisle of a supermarket the day after Thanksgiving in 2007 when he got the call from Trent Lott who told Wicker he would be stepping down from his seat in the Senate.

MSU team's research focuses on 'augmented' reality

Posted 10/6/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

If you want to know about his research, Edward Swan, a computer scientist and professor at Mississippi State, first points to a piece of equipment. It is called a haploscope. It is an optical device which through a series of angled lenses and mirrors, projects a separate image to each eye.

Governor, energy experts court future energy workers at MSU summit

Posted 10/4/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Gov. Phil Bryant labeled the Wednesday event as an opportunity to reach out to the future workforce. Mississippi State hosted "Powering Mississippi in the 21st Century," on Wednesday, and Foster Ballroom in the Colvard Student Union was nearly full during the program, most of the seats occupied by students.


Aldermen may have votes to override expected veto

Posted 10/3/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

City Attorney Chris Latimer was called on Tuesday night at the Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting to explain why, in the case of a veto, abstentions count toward an override.


Oktibbeha schools conservator stresses parental involvement

Posted 10/2/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County parents got their first glimpse Monday night of the woman tasked with getting their schools back on track following last week's state takeover.


Okt. Supervisors consider bid for comprehensive plan

Posted 10/2/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Every Supervisor at the table seemed to agree: Oktibbeha County needs a comprehensive plan.



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