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Starkville Dispatch hires second reporter

Posted 9/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Dispatch is adding a new reporter to its Starkville bureau.


Starkville aldermen stop short of amending SPRD director's duties

Posted 9/16/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Aldermen approved two middle management positions within the Starkville Parks and Recreation Department Tuesday but stopped short of redefining SPRD Director Herman Peters' role as it will function with the addition of a maintenance director and sports programming director in the future.

Citizen complains about OCH trash in neighborhood

Posted 9/15/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

OCH Regional Medical Center has instituted stricter policies and is monitoring how employees dispose of gloves after handling garbage since a complaint was filed with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality in regard to stormwater washing non-biohazardous trash into the nearby Plantation Homes subdivision.


Distemper virus found in raccoons in Starkville

Posted 9/14/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Animal Control officials have discovered multiple cases of distemper in raccoons within Starkville City limits.


Oktibbeha employees get 3-percent raise

Posted 9/14/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County employees will receive a 3-percent cost-of-living adjustment in Fiscal Year 2016-17 as supervisors added the annual raise to their budget Tuesday.

Aldermen expected to reorganize parks

Posted 9/13/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

City leaders are expected to begin a process Tuesday that will create two new assistant director positions for the Starkville Parks and Recreation Department.

Three charged in Cotton Row auto burglaries

Posted 9/13/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police officers arrested a local man and two juveniles Sunday allegedly tied to a Cotton Row auto burglary.

Proposed Oktibbeha budget dips into cash reserves

Posted 9/12/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County supervisors are expected to approve a fiscal year budget Tuesday that requires a $3.47 million dip into cash reserves to balance revenues with expenditures.

Perkins: Bulldog Bash should stay in Starkville limits

The Starkville Board of Aldermen unanimously approved its Fiscal Year 2016-17 2-percent food and beverage tax contribution to the Mississippi State University Student Association Tuesday after officials told aldermen they intend to hold next year's Bulldog Bash inside the city limits.

Former MSU employee arrested for embezzlement

A 20-year employee of Mississippi State University is accused of embezzling about $35,000 from the university across a five-year period.

Maynard won't seek re-election as Ward 5 alderman

Ward 5 Alderman Scott Maynard's first term as an elected Starkville representative will be his last. Maynard, a Republican who ran unopposed in 2013, confirmed he will not seek re-election in next year's municipal election cycle.

Aldermen approve early minimum pay for Starkville firefighters

All Starkville firefighters will receive at least $10 per hour for their services beginning April 1, 2017, after aldermen approved new skills and pay grade progression plans Tuesday for the city's fire, sanitation, street and water departments.

Starkville teen arrested for alleged attack on officer

A teenager in Starkville has been arrested for assaulting a police officer.

Starkville residents could see 6-mill tax hike from city, county investments

Starkville residents should see 6.35-mill tax increase next fiscal year due to city and county investments toward industrial recruitment, improvements to its municipal police station and an expected county road bond.


Rapper Flo Rida to headline Bulldog Bash

Rapper Flo Rida, best known for his 2008 hit "Low," will headline Oct. 7's Bulldog Bash, the Mississippi State University Student Association announced Friday.


Nusz Hall dedicated to America's veterans

Mississippi State University's G.V. "Sonny" Montgomery Center for America's Veterans now has a new home at Nusz Hall.

Drug, obstruction charges dropped against former MSU WR Wilson

An order non-prosecuting two drug charges and an obstruction of justice charge against former Mississippi State University wide receiver De'Runnya Wilson was signed by Starkville Municipal Court officials Thursday, the same day a similar order was approved ending criminal proceedings against defensive lineman Nick James.

Embracing the 'Game-Day experience'

Mississippi State will open its 2016 football season Saturday at home against South Alabama and most Bulldog fans will be watching on TV -- even those at Davis Wade Stadium.


Starkville attorney appointed to Bar Complaint Tribunal

Starkville attorney Austin Vollor has been appointed to the Bar Complaint Tribunal.



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