Mississippi State University is honoring seven individuals with the university's latest Outstanding Women awards.
An Oktibbeha County resident who recently traveled to Haiti was diagnosed with Mississippi's third case of Zika virus, the Mississippi State Department of Health announced Wednesday.
Animal control officers continued searching a residential neighborhood in north Starkville this morning for a boa constrictor that has gone missing from a local residence.
Two Mississippi State seniors are among those receiving prestigious recognition by a premier national scholarship organization.
Unless Starkville Board of Aldermen decides to hold a special-call meeting to address a recent Mississippi Ethics Commission decision, the city is not expected to challenge an Open Meetings Act violation.
A hearing officer recommends the Mississippi Ethics Commission rule the Starkville Board of Aldermen violated the state's Open Meetings Act last year by discussing a Starkville Parks and Recreation department employee's job performance behind closed doors, a preliminary report states.
Starkville Community Market organizers will launch their scaled-down Tuesday market this week, one month ahead of the formal start of the market season in May.
Friday was a new beginning for Manar Shleweet.
Turnout for the fourth iteration of Starkville Restaurant Week was impressive at the start of the event, but Greater Starkville Development Partnership officials expect weekend crowds in town for Mississippi State University athletics to pack restaurants today through Sunday.
A lot is on the line for Oktibbeha County -- almost $20 million worth of appropriations, to be exact -- as state lawmakers gear up for battles over upcoming appropriations.
The Starkville Police Department arrested a local woman Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery at Huddle House.
A second suspect charged with supporting a terrorist organization pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday.
A plea hearing for alleged Islamic State sympathizer Jaelyn Young is scheduled today in federal court in Aberdeen.
Starkville attorney and Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins dropped his request Monday for Oktibbeha County supervisors to pay for his legal services in the state's appeal of Ward 7 Alderman Henry Vaughn's driving under the influence case.
Nearly a dozen Mississippi State students learning about financial investing will travel to New York City this week to meet industry leaders, learn best practices in investment management and visit the New York Federal Reserve Bank.
A video allegedly showing Jeffery Simmons, a Mississippi State University football signee from Noxubee County, striking a woman repeatedly has surfaced.
The Cotton District Arts Festival will feature a lineup of new and returning artisans for the April 16 event, the Starkville Area Arts Festival announced last week.
Ocean Buckner, 15-months-old, shakes one of his Easter eggs at Mississippi State University's Trial Gardens egg hunt on Saturday.
JoJo Dodd has known Bully, the Mississippi State University mascot, since he was little.
The Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees appointed Starkville High School Principal David Baggett as the district's incoming assistant superintendent for personnel and secondary curriculum and instruction Thursday.
1. Affidavits: West Point man allegedly bound male victim, raped female STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Area high school students earn national scholarships COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Former coach pleads guilty to sex crime with student COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Weyerhaeuser to sell Columbus mills COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. 'Music 4 U' launching in Miss. this month COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY