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No tax increase expected for Starkville residents

Posted 8/31/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County and Starkville property owners' expected tax rates are becoming clearer as the city's tentative Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget does not call for a millage increase for operational expenses.

Columbus man arrested for stealing car in Starkville

Posted 8/31/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Columbus man was arrested Friday for allegedly stealing a car in Starkville.

SPD searching for credit card fraud suspect

Posted 8/30/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police officers are searching for a man wanted for alleged credit card fraud.

Tagert forecasts Nov. completion of Hwy. 12 first phase

Posted 8/29/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A large-scale infrastructure improvement project installing medians and updating traffic signals along the western and central portions of Highway 12 in Starkville should be completed by early November, Northern District Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert said Monday.

McGinnis calls for voter awareness ahead of special elections

Posted 8/26/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Interim Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk Angie McGinnis declared September Voter Awareness Month ahead of November's various special elections in effort to drum up interest and increase participation at the ballot box.

Miller, Montgomery urge caution with new lake offer

Posted 8/25/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

District 1 Supervisor John Montgomery and District 4 Supervisor Bricklee Miller say their fellow board members could be sinking money into a want, not a need, if Oktibbeha County pursues a new $2 million offer from former Mississippi State University basketball coach Rick Stansbury for his Starkville Wet 'N Wild property at Oktibbeha County Lake.

Retirement reception to honor Ellis Saturday

Posted 8/25/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

On Saturday at 6 p.m., a reception will be held at Bost Extension Center on the campus of Mississippi State University to honor the recent retirement of Mississippi State House of Representative member Tyrone Ellis of District 38 (D-Starkville).

Harrington named GSDP's new director of membership development

Posted 8/25/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Hunter Harrington -- who previously worked with Mitchell Companies, Curio Brands and Learfield Sports -- was named the Greater Starkville Development Partnership's new director of membership development Thursday.

Teenager arrested in Brooksville Garden shooting

Posted 8/25/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A 16-year-old suspect, arrested last year for his suspected involvement in a murder, is in custody for a fatal Thursday night shooting at Brooksville Garden apartments on Everglade Avenue near West Side Park.

 

1 killed in Brookville Gardens shooting

Posted 8/24/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A 20-year-old Starkville resident is dead and another person is in custody after a Thursday shooting at Brookville Gardens.

 

A song in his heart: Starkville icon of business, service passes away Wednesday

Posted 8/24/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Those close to John Robert Arnold, a prolific Oktibbeha County businessman with strong ties to the local Boy Scouts troop and First United Methodist Church, say they remember him as a man with a song in his heart -- and one for everyone else.

 

Uber to hold support sessions in Starkville

Posted 8/24/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Uber will hold support sessions for new drivers and those interested in driving Friday and Saturday in Starkville, the company announced.

 

Judge stays Moore challenge ahead of Spruill appeal

Posted 8/23/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville mayoral candidate Johnny Moore's election challenge remains on hold after Special Circuit Judge Barry Ford stayed the matter ahead of an anticipated appeal from Mayor Lynn Spruill.

Little rescinds call for alcohol referendum

Posted 8/22/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Ward 3 Alderman David Little will not call for a non-binding public vote on two proposed changes to Starkville's alcohol ordinances after the Mississippi Secretary of State's Office informed him a November referendum must be paid for and administered by the city.

SOCSD eyes new administrative home on Lynn Lane

Posted 8/22/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A potential property acquisition could move many of Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District's administrative functions to the former Mississippi State Department of Health office on Lynn Lane and give Oktibbeha County supervisors access to surplus property.

Photos: Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Posted 8/19/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Gary Martin, of Louisville, Alabama, rides for his 30th year at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Saturday. "I found these long horns in Texas. I love to ride, it's in my blood, I got four bikes and plan to get more," he said.

Sheriff: New deputy hires will expand shift coverage

Posted 8/19/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors' tentative Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget will allow Sheriff Steve Gladney more manpower to cover the county's 459 square miles.

Last two antebellum homes in Starkville for sale; one could be torn down

Posted 8/18/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The last two antebellum homes in Starkville, both of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, are for sale.

College View, 550 Russell projects moving forward

Posted 8/18/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two new mixed-use projects at differing stages of development near Mississippi State University's campus took steps toward becoming a reality in Starkville Thursday.

Sturgis bike rally a 'reunion' for committed attendees

Posted 8/17/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Dusty Dendy, a retired U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services worker and 40-year motorcycle rider, said his annual trip to the Rally in Sturgis is a little more exciting this year because he has a new toy to show off to his friends.

 

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