Industrial park legal challenge will delay project

Posted 1/14/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A legal challenge against a recent zoning change, implemented by the Starkville Board of Aldermen, will delay the development of a 360-acre industrial park, Golden Triangle Development LINK Chief Executive Officer Joe Max Higgins confirmed Friday.

Yokohama's zinc levels exceed limits

Posted 1/14/2017 in Area

Yokohama's tire manufacturing operation in West Point is asking the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality to modify its wastewater pretreatment permit to allow for more zinc discharge.

Ask Rufus: The Minister's Duel

Posted 1/14/2017 in Local Columns

It's always surprising how finding an interesting story can lead down a trail to even far more interesting stories.

Life lessons: Sometimes teaching is about more than just passing on a skill

Posted 1/14/2017 in Community

It's not uncommon to hear the muted whir of bandsaws and sanders coming from Shawn Stone's workshop on a Sunday evening.







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