School districts around the Golden Triangle are touting their improvements today following the release of 2009-2010 accountability testing results.
The dog days of summer are particularly dangerous for dogs, who are even more susceptible to heat stroke than humans, veterinarians warn, urging residents to protect their pets.
Education gets a two-day celebration in Starkville this weekend as parent organizations are holding events to raise money for education and to show off the new schools.
The woods west of Old West Point Road have been cleared and the surveyors' flags have been laid as construction began this month on the Pat Station Road extension project.
Will Lowndes County lose a representative in the Mississippi Legislature? Will a redistricting plan be approved before the June 1 qualifying deadline for elections?
The Starkville Police Department is searching for a group of women suspected of shoplifting at several businesses throughout the city.
STURGIS -- Gray clouds hung over Sturgis most of the day Wednesday, but the mud and the rain did little to dampen the mood in this town of less than 300 people as residents and vendors prepared for the Sturgis South All-Bike Motorcycle Rally.
Around the Golden Triangle, enrollment at public schools is up, while some private schools have experienced a decrease.
Man's best friend can receive the "spa treatment" this Saturday at the Oktibbeha County Co-Op when Mississippi State University veterinary students host a charity dog wash.
With one side speaking out against a tax increase and the other saying one is necessary to maintain city services, the Starkville Board of Aldermen Tuesday night rejected three different budget options for the 2010-2011 fiscal year.
The Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department arrested a Starkville woman Tuesday morning on a warrant for grand larceny.
As long as the lights stay on, most people are content to stay in the dark about who runs their electric company.
In the wake of three recent dog attacks south of Starkville, the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors is looking into measures to help control dangerous animals.
No injuries were reported following a Sunday night shooting at Brookville Gardens Apartments.
The Oktibbeha County branch of the American Red Cross now has a full-time office coordinator.
Record temperatures have some farmers sweating about the viability of their crops in August. Farmers in Lowndes County, however, aren't hurting as badly.
JACKSON -- Fast-growing and relatively affluent suburbs could gain representation in the Mississippi Legislature, while economically struggling areas with shrinking populations could lose some seats.
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