If all goes according to plan, the University of North Dakota will launch its first satellite in December, and while more than 100 students and faculty have participated in this landmark project, the man entrusted with putting it all together is Jeremy Straub.
Oktibbeha County supervisors excluded Healthcare Management Partners Monday from a shortlist of finalists vying to conduct an upcoming financial and strategic analysis of OCH Regional Medical Center.
The Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District plans to implement a new learning philosophy this school year, aiming to improve students' leadership, life skills and make them more productive individuals in and out of the classroom.
Scammers posing as representatives of the Internal Revenue Service are again targeting Oktibbeha County residents, and Sheriff Steve Gladney warns against giving away any sensitive information -- including bank account and social security numbers -- over the phone.
When Peggy Rogers left her home in Starkville to attend the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, it marked her fourth consecutive national convention.
Representatives from Tabor Management, Remax Realty and the city of Starkville participate in a ground breaking ceremony for The 509, a mixed-use development located on University Drive next to City Bagel Cafe.
Four firms are likely to emerge as finalists to study OCH Regional Medical Center's finances and future outlook, but hospital Chief Executive Officer Richard Hilton said the shortlist should be narrowed to three because of a perceived conflict with one of the applicants.
One of two men arrested in connection to an alleged Cotton District rape, kidnapping and assault pleaded not guilty to six felony charges Wednesday in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.
Dak Prescott will begin training camp for his rookie season with the Dallas Cowboys Thursday with no criminal proceedings clouding the occasion.
Starkville's Cotton District could again host Bulldog Bash this year after a request was filed with the city to hold the annual outdoor concert at the intersection of University Drive and Nash Street, documents show.
This was not what Hagan Walker and Kaylie Mitchell had in mind.
Ward 1 Alderman Ben Carver led an unsuccessful attempt to remove Starkville Parks and Recreation Director Herman Peters from his job Tuesday and vowed to continue discussions on a perceived lack of leadership in the future.
Starkville Police Department arrested six people, including four youths, on felony auto burglary charges Tuesday in connection with a Louisville Street break-in.
The Cotton District could again host Bulldog Bash this year after a request was filed with the city to hold the annual outdoor concert event at the intersection of University Drive and Nash Street, documents show.
Two Starkville men face residential burglary charges in separate break-ins.
The Mississippi State Department of Health reported Oktibbeha County's second instance of travel-related Zika virus Monday, bringing the state total of cases to 11 for 2016.
Starkville police officers, U.S. Marshals and Mississippi Department of Corrections officials apprehended an escaped Clay County inmate Saturday in Starkville, hours after he broke out of jail.
A Starkville man received a 60-year prison sentence Thursday for second-degree murder and armed robbery in a 2013 shooting at a local car wash.
The Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees approved its $59.4 million Fiscal Year 2016-17 budget Thursday, and figures from the county tax office show the value of a school mill will bring in about $15,000 more to the district than it did last year.
Former Mississippi State University quarterback Dak Prescott will go to trial next week for a driving under the influence charge after Starkville Municipal Court Judge Rodney Faver denied a motion to dismiss the case on Wednesday.
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