Calls for a major school construction referendum are now moot after Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Margie Pulley rescinded a $13.2 million bond intent notice Monday.
Greater Starkville Development Partnership officials hope to enter into a memorandum of understanding with the city to take over management of Fire Station No. 1's greenspace and move Starkville Community Market to the Russell Street corridor's terminus.
A new challenger, 27-year-old political newcomer Ernest Rogers Jr., qualified this week as the third Democrat vying for Oktibbeha County's District 5 supervisor's seat.
While some aldermen seem intent on moving forward with a $2.55 million-maximum purchase of Cadence Bank's Main Street location, a financing issue could manifest in the middle of the month.
Officials say an apparent cooking fire damaged three Collegiate Heights apartments Saturday morning, but no injuries were reported during the incident.
During its annual awards banquet, the Greater Starkville Development Partnership honored Mark Castleberry.
Starkville aldermen are expected to amend city code and absorb the autonomous Starkville Parks Commission.
In front of a sold out Lee Hall Auditorium on Mississippi State University's campus, Gov. Mitt Romney delivered a speech to students and supporters as part of MSU's Global Lecture Series.
The Mississippi State University Police Department arrested a Starkville man Tuesday in connection to an armed robbery during last year's homecoming festivities.
A school that costs $30 million shouldn't have walls, according to Mississippi State University professor Devon Brenner.
Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk Glenn Hamilton said his office verified enough petition signatures to force a proposed $13.2 million Oktibbeha County School District bond to an election this year.
Starkville Municipal Court Judge Rodney Faver set a combined $1 million bond for a Starkville man who allegedly shot a gas station attendant Friday.
Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee for president, will speak at Mississippi State University on Wednesday and all tickets to the events have been claimed.
Oktibbeha County Chancery Clerk Monica Banks will face her first election test since 2007.
The Starkville Police Department arrested and charged a 24-year-old Maben man with statutory rape Saturday.
A Golden Triangle state representative says laws against texting while driving are almost assured to pass this legislative term.
Starkville's former Chief Administrative Officer Lynn Spruill confirmed Wednesday she is in the process of filing an Open Meetings Act violation against the city.
Starkville police are seeking a suspect in a reported armed robbery early this morning where a store clerk was wounded.
The organization that represents Starkville's business community and a city school district stakeholder group launched a campaign Wednesday to educate county residents.
Starkville's statement of equality and its plus-one insurance offering will remain off the books after aldermen overrode Mayor Parker Wiseman's vetoes 5-2 Tuesday.
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