Noah Barbieri is the 51st Rhodes Scholar from Mississippi and, in many ways, the program's most unlikely.
A Starkville man has been charged with domestic violence-aggravated assault after he hit someone with a vehicle on Sunday, according to Starkville police.
Starkville Fire Department is looking to replace a ladder truck that is reaching the end of its lifespan.
Oktibbeha County's volunteer fire departments are preparing a partnership with OCH Regional Medical Center and East Mississippi Community College to better train county firefighters to provide medical care.
For Shad White, the State Auditor's Office is a job where he can feel like he's making progress every day.
Starkville aldermen approved a $21.77 million budget -- and with it, a 1.05-mill tax increase -- for Fiscal Year 2019 on a split vote Tuesday.
A Mississippi State baseball player has been accused of hitting a female victim in the back of her head, according to a court document.
I won't pretend that I am not gung-ho for Starkville to annex surrounding areas.
The city of Starkville will look to add another sports coordinator position to its parks department as it seeks greater involvement with organizing baseball.
Johnny Moore, a prominent Starkville attorney and former mayoral candidate, passed away Thursday at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
The Mississippi Court of Appeals has reversed a second-degree murder conviction for Skylar O'Kelly and remanded his case back to Oktibbeha County Circuit Court for resentencing on a drug charge.
The Mississippi State University Student Association announced Thursday it will host the All-American Rejects as the headliner for the 2018 Bulldog Bash.
For most of their lives, Nashville resident Jason B. Jones and his brother Simon have wanted the answer to one question: Who killed their step-grandmother, Betty Jones, and her friend Kathryn Crigler in Starkville on Labor Day 1990?
A Starkville man is in jail for voyeurism after allegedly peering through a window on Wednesday.
Cathryn Laughlin, Janet Mullins and Marilyn Tabor, with the Starkville Town and Country Garden Club, work to neaten up a garden in front of a memorial at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse. The effort was part of The Partnership's Get Swept Up event, which saw volunteers work to clean up areas all over town in preparation for Saturday's Mississippi State football home opener.
Starkville Police Chief Frank Nichols has been suspended after hitting his brother at McKee Park on Saturday, according to records The Dispatch obtained through a public records request.
John Grisham doesn't have any regrets about his time at Mississippi State University, but he does have many wishes.
Alan Alda's example of perfect communication involved him coming a bit closer to dying than he would have liked.
Dick Hall pulled no punches in his address to the Starkville Rotary Club Monday, ripping the Mississippi Legislature for what he calls an impending economic crisis due mainly to big tax cuts implemented over the past three years.
Starkville Police Chief Frank Nichols has been suspended for two weeks, without pay, following an executive session vote by Starkville's Board of Aldermen on Monday afternoon.
1. Man charged with attempted murder for using vehicle as weapon COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Starkville looking to change panhandling law STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Man busted for marijuana trafficking STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Learning to lead: Mayor's Youth Council boasts record 54 members this year COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY