A local band with ties to Yazoo City is playing a show Friday night in Starkville to benefit the victims of this past weekend’s deadly tornado outbreak.
The Oktibbeha County Circuit Court term is in recess until Monday, but judges Jim Kitchens and Lee Howard issued a handful of sentences earlier this week.
STARKVILLE — When Heath Kleinke, Eric Abbott and Carey Estes opened the Cre8tive Warehouse in April 2008, their goal was to provide a work space where local artists could feed off each other’s creativity.
The first week of the Oktibbeha County Circuit Court term wrapped up Friday.
The National Weather Service today confirmed tornadoes touched down Saturday afternoon in Oktibbeha and Clay counties as part of a violent line of thunderstorms.
Cadence Financial Corp. lost money in the first quarter of the year, but significantly less than it did in the same period last year.
Mississippi State University police seek more information about a weekend robbery reported on Monday.
Roy and Doris Sagely were in their mobile home near the corner of Highway 389 and Sun Creek Road Saturday afternoon when they heard what sounded like a tornado approaching from the southwest.
While Mississippi was ravaged by storms Saturday afternoon, the Golden Triangle was spared from the brunt of the damage.
STARKVILLE — An unknown number of houses and trailers were damaged this afternoon in Oktibbeha County when a line of severe storms passed through the area, County Administrator Don Posey said.
Forecasters say Mississippi and Alabama are in store for a round of violent weather tonight and Saturday that could include tornadoes.
Mississippi State University announced Friday its senior associate athletic director Duncan McKenzie will serve as interim athletic director while the school continues its search for a long term replacement for Greg Byrne.
A gathering of some of Starkville’s most environmentally conscious minds took place Thursday at Mississippi State University as the 40th anniversary of Earth Day was celebrated around campus.
STARKVILLE — Before Mississippi Main Street’s charrette team came to West Point, there was already an effort under way to “CREATE” small-town change.
STARKVILLE — Two men suspected of shooting a man last year on North Montgomery Street are facing new charges in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.
STARKVILLE — The Starkville Fire Department this week issued a burn ban throughout the city until further notice.
STARKVILLE — Construction on an extension of Pat Station Road could start within weeks, following action from the Starkville Board of Aldermen this week.
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