A convicted drug dealer who was deemed to be a habitual offender was sentenced Tuesday in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court to serve 17 years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections on two drug-related charges.
Jan Morgan was cycling Monday along Bluff Lake Road, near the Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, when she suddenly found herself standing on the side of the road, dazed, injured and unable to identify her surroundings.
The trial of a Maben woman accused of killing her husband while the couple hunted in western Oktibbeha County was continued Monday until Aug. 2.
Students in Starkville public school grades 4-8 can go to school on foot Thursday, weather permitting, to celebrate another Walk to School Day.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen Tuesday approved emergency repairs for a section of Old West Point Road which collapsed Monday.
A short-staffed Starkville school board learned Tuesday night that their 2010-2011 budget will be about 10 percent to 12 percent less than it was a year ago, a reduction of almost $2 million.
After months of controversy, the Starkville Board of Aldermen appointed a local pastor Tuesday to fill the vacant seat on the Starkville School District board of trustees.
JACKSON — The Mississippi Supreme Court will hear arguments May 24 in Kristi Fulgham's appeal of her death sentence for her role in the slaying of her estranged husband.
Heavy rains over the weekend nearly caused a catastrophe Monday on Old West Point Road.
Another group of citizens came to the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors Monday to ask the county to pave their road, spurring yet another debate on how to improve the county’s vast network of dust and gravel.
A Starkville woman accused of defrauding more than a dozen people out of $50,000 worth of furniture will have to wait until July to stand trial in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.
The Oktibbeha County school board learned Monday night that state-forced school district consolidation has some significant hurdles to overcome before it could combine the county school district with the Starkville School District.
The Oktibbeha County School District transferred nearly half a million dollars to their general fund so they can finish out the 2009-2010 budget year in good financial shape.
With Mother’s Day approaching, business is booming inside The University Florist at Mississippi State University.
The students in Becky Bickford’s 4-year-old pre-kindergarten class at Emerson Family School could hardly contain their excitement Friday morning when members of the Green Starkville organization introduced the Starkville School District’s first comprehensive recycling program.
The Lowndes County School District may soon achieve the unitary status it has sought for the past 40 years.
Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice William L. “Bill” Waller Jr. of Jackson delivered the morning commencement address. U.S. Northern District Judge Sharion H. Aycock of Fulton spoke during the afternoon program.
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