Thousands of college baseball fans will pack Dudy Noble Field this weekend for the NCAA regional tournament, and Starkville's business owners hope to replicate the turnout in the city's stores, restaurants and hotels.
Gary Chesser and other veterans salute the flag during the Starkville Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday.
Starkville officials, planners and business developers are set to pitch ideas about how to draw new businesses to the Highway 182 business corridor in a public meeting scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday.
The Mississippi State baseball team is in the midst of a historical season. On Monday, the Bulldogs added to the growing list of accomplishments.
The Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District is set to issue up to $16 million in bonds to renovate existing facilities and construct a partnership school with Mississippi State University, which will help solve post-consolidation overcrowding issues and establish a rural education center.
A Mississippi State graduate and her husband are establishing a scholarship to benefit future majors in one of the College of Arts and Sciences' largest departments.
Starkville leaders say they'll lean on public input as a guidepost for its upcoming comprehensive plan after numerous residents said Thursday they feel like they were left out of the process.
Tom and Sharon Monaghan have never needed extra incentive to attend the Southeastern Conference baseball tournament.
Television analyst Kyle Peterson knows a thing or two about good baseball.
Starkville Municipal Court Judge Rodney Faver on Wednesday bound Terry Lamont Hill, 42, of West Point, over to the Oktibbeha County grand jury on felony rape, kidnapping and robbery charges.
North Mississippi Medical Center on Wednesday held the grand opening of its new helicopter base at the George M. Bryan Airport in Starkville.
USAF Maj. Gen. (Ret.) James Poss is departing from Mississippi State University July 1 after successfully leading the multi-year effort to land the Federal Aviation Administration's Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems.
Mississippi State University basketball guard Malik Newman is expected to withdraw from the National Basketball Association Draft today and he may not play again for MSU, according to an ESPN report Tuesday.
A Mississippi State rising senior from Eupora is the first-place winner in the 2016 New Orleans Fashion Week student designer competition.
While Oktibbeha County supervisors and OCH Regional Medical Center trustees debated the need for a strategic financial assessment of the county-owned hospital Tuesday, both sides agreed the issue of whether or not to sell the facility needs to be settled for good soon.
After the best turnaround in Southeastern Conference history, the honors rolled in for the Mississippi State University baseball team Monday.
City staff could begin rewriting Starkville's development codes as soon as mid-June if aldermen adopt a proposed comprehensive plan at their next meeting.
Tuesday's implementation of a consent agenda by the Starkville Board of Aldermen could be the last time it's used this year, as Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins said Friday he'll again favor handling all matters of city business one at a time at the board table.
District 2 Supervisor Orlando Trainer said the county should explore options to take over the two high school campuses abandoned after consolidation and find public uses for the two facilities.
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