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.
Proceeds from the Boys and Girls Club Celebrity Golf Benefit 2010 will fund summer programs at the Columbus and Starkville Boys and Girls Clubs.
STARKVILLE — The group began gathering outside Perry Cafeteria on the Mississippi State University campus Thursday just before 7 p.m.
STARKVILLE — A once-vacant lot in downtown Starkville is quickly being transformed into the new site of the Starkville Community Market.
A continuing investigation by the Mississippi State University Police Department has determined that a campus crime reported earlier this week by a male student was false.
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.
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