Former Mississippi State University football player John Michael Hankerson faces multiple felony charges after being arrested for a third time in less than a month.
Telecommunications provider C Spire is adjusting its Fiber to the Home marketing plan three years after launching a pre-registration program aimed at generating interest in its 1-gigabit residential internet service and securing new customers in Starkville and other Mississippi cities.
A Starkville man faces a felony weapons charge after a Monday traffic stop.
The Greater Starkville Development Board of Trustees issued a letter to Oktibbeha County supervisors Tuesday calling for an end to discussions on a potential sale or lease of OCH Regional Medical Center.
Oktibbeha County's District 5 Volunteer Fire Department will begin a four-year, grant-funded recruitment effort in January aimed at bolstering its ranks with permanent residents.
Starkville's Ward 1 alderman seat is set to become the first board-level position challenged in next year's municipal election cycle as Planning and Zoning Commissioner Jason Camp confirmed he will run against incumbent Ben Carver in May's Republican Primary.
The Civil War diaries of a Union officer and letters by a Union soldier can now be read on a Mississippi State University website.
District 5 Supervisor Joe Williams said he's confident two major road improvement projects will begin next year even though Oktibbeha County does not yet have local funding in place for at least one of the paving efforts.
Patricia Hopson, Oktibbeha County's incoming veterans' services officer, is bringing a background of previous work experience to her new post that few can claim: she once worked with an organization whose missions and efforts are literally out of this world.
A Starkville man previously jailed for grand larceny and auto burglary now faces a felony charge for possession of stolen property.
A Walmart Neighborhood Market may be coming to east Starkville after all.
A new comprehensive plan the city has spent more than $150,000 and nearly 18 months to develop narrowly survived a Starkville Board of Aldermen vote Tuesday evening at City Hall.
Two Oktibbeha County supervisors called out the board's president for what they called a lack of transparency during a public meeting Monday evening.
Oktibbeha County public defenders want a raise.
A former Starkville chief administrative officer is running for mayor in 2017.
Starkville aldermen on Tuesday will consider adding up to $245,000 to its street overlay budget this fiscal year.
A citizen complaint has compelled Ward 3 Alderman David Little to seek a resolution to temporarily prohibit new billboards from popping up in Starkville.
It's not exactly a long, venerated Christmas tradition, but Saturday's open house at the Oktibbeha County Humane Society will have a Christmas feel to it.
A consultant is advising Oktibbeha County supervisors to put the potential sale of OCH Regional Medical Center to a public vote.
A proposed Starkville-Oktibbeha County industrial park received a rezoning recommendation from Starkville's Planning and Zoning Commission despite resistance from local landowners.
2. CPD opens investigation into alleged Jack's incident COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Thriving neighborhood watches becoming more effective COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Industrial park legal challenge will delay project STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY