STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY

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Duplicate road names could hamstring emergency responders

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County Emergency Management Agency Director Shank Phelps wants Starkville to rename two roads with similar counterparts in the county before first responders are hampered in life-or-death situations.

 

Industrial park bonds set for fall issuance

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County and Starkville are set to issue a combined $14 million in bonds to fund a new industrial park this fall after supervisors approved their half of the issuance notice Monday.

 

MSU athletics sets attendance records in 5 different sports

Posted 6/25/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Jack and Laura Clark felt the need to increase their personal travel budget this year. The couple owns a business in Jackson. During the 2015-16 school year, they estimate they made roughly 60 trips to Starkville to see their alma mater, Mississippi State University, play athletics.

 

 

Norman elected MPA-MPS president

Posted 6/25/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The publisher of the Starkville Daily News was elected president of the state newspaper association during its 150th annual convention June 24 in Biloxi.

 

Mother arrested after newborn tests positive for drugs

Posted 6/24/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Police Department charged a mother with aggravated assault Thursday after her newborn baby tested positive for drugs.

 

Judge: Holloway, Couvion cases require additional investigation

Posted 6/24/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County Justice Court Judge C. Martin Haug continued the simple assault trials of Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway and his neighbor, Roy Couvion, after agreeing to a motion seeking additional investigation time after new evidence emerged.

 

 

182 redevelopment plan: Add retail, improve aesthetics

Posted 6/24/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville officials and out-of-town consultants concluded a week of public input session on a redevelopment plan for Highway 182 Thursday.

 

Fire destroys New Light Road home

Posted 6/23/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Fire officials deemed an Oktibbeha County home a total loss after a blaze tore through the structure Thursday morning.

Hattiesburg passes over SOCSD official for superintendent

Posted 6/22/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Toriano Holloway, Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District's assistant superintendent for federal programs and operations, will remain with the district after the Hattiesburg school board passed over hiring him as the district's next superintendent Tuesday.

Aldermen vote to lease two properties for SPD

Posted 6/22/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville aldermen approved a free donation of Louisville Street office space and a new Synergetics lease Tuesday after three aldermen originally blocking the Lynn Spruill-owned donation left the meeting early.

Aldermen approve industrial park bond notice

Posted 6/22/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville aldermen approved a bond intent notice Tuesday, which will secure funding to construct the county's newest industrial park.

 

Starkville will seek outside funding for 182 infrastructure improvements

Posted 6/22/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville is likely to pursue grants and other outside funding sources to help improve Highway 182's infrastructure after many participants of recent redevelopment meetings said the corridor's lack of bike lanes and suffering aesthetics are the corridor's main weaknesses.

 

Aldermen set to lease temporary SPD space

Posted 6/21/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Aldermen are set expand Starkville Police Department's presence at Synergetics with a $950 monthly lease for two office spaces.

Starkville fundraiser wins state Main Street award

Posted 6/21/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Mississippi Main Street Association recognized the Starkville Main Street Association, developer Mark Castleberry and architect Briar Jones for their respective impacts on the community last week.

Oktibbeha Circuit Clerk arrested on meth and trespassing charges

Posted 6/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk Glenn Hamilton was arrested late Thursday night on suspicion of trespassing and possession of methamphetamine, according to Clay County Sheriff Eddie Scott.

Bus link between Starkville, EMCC in works

Posted 6/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville-Mississippi State University Area Rapid Transit (SMART) system could soon add a line linking local residents enrolled in East Mississippi Community College workforce training programs to the junior college's Mayhew campus, said Jeremiah Dumas, MSU's director of parking, transit and sustainability.

 

Dak Prescott's trial set for July

Posted 6/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Dak Prescott's trial has been set for July 20, his lawyer Jay Perry said.

 

Traffic stop escapist reports to SPD

Posted 6/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Brooksville man wanted on numerous charges, including escaping from the back of a Starkville Police Department cruiser, turned himself in to authorities without incident Thursday.

 

Three killed in Oktibbeha crash

Posted 6/17/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Three people, including two teenagers, died after a van veered off Highway 12 and hit a tree in Oktibbeha County Thursday night.

 

Bike, sidewalk project receives funding

Posted 6/16/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Residents will soon be able to easily walk or bike from the McKee Park area to Mississippi State University now that a joint effort has been awarded an $800,000 grant.

 

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