Starkville mayoral candidate Johnny Moore's election challenge remains on hold after Special Circuit Judge Barry Ford stayed the matter ahead of an anticipated appeal from Mayor Lynn Spruill.
Ward 3 Alderman David Little will not call for a non-binding public vote on two proposed changes to Starkville's alcohol ordinances after the Mississippi Secretary of State's Office informed him a November referendum must be paid for and administered by the city.
A potential property acquisition could move many of Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District's administrative functions to the former Mississippi State Department of Health office on Lynn Lane and give Oktibbeha County supervisors access to surplus property.
Gary Martin, of Louisville, Alabama, rides for his 30th year at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on Saturday. "I found these long horns in Texas. I love to ride, it's in my blood, I got four bikes and plan to get more," he said.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors' tentative Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget will allow Sheriff Steve Gladney more manpower to cover the county's 459 square miles.
The last two antebellum homes in Starkville, both of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, are for sale.
Two new mixed-use projects at differing stages of development near Mississippi State University's campus took steps toward becoming a reality in Starkville Thursday.
Dusty Dendy, a retired U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services worker and 40-year motorcycle rider, said his annual trip to the Rally in Sturgis is a little more exciting this year because he has a new toy to show off to his friends.
As the chorus of "We Shall Overcome" filled the air Wednesday at Mississippi State University, those gathered in solidarity against others who attempt to divide the nation with hate had their own message: Intolerance and bigotry are not welcome in the Golden Triangle.
Oktibbeha County's recent road bond, its upcoming industrial park pledge, a funding increase for volunteer fire services and other tentative pledges are expected to increase taxes by 2.88 mills in the upcoming fiscal year.
Local group Indivisible Golden Triangle will hold a unity vigil at Mississippi State University today.
A single-car crash killed two Louisville residents in eastern Oktibbeha County Tuesday.
Starkville leaders took the next necessary step Tuesday toward loosening the city's ordinance restrictions on alcohol sales.
When Mark Keenum began his duties as the 19th Mississippi State University president in 2009, he set a growth trajectory to reach 22,000 students.
Barely a month after the NCAA deemed blue-chip Mississippi State basketball recruit Nick Weatherspoon eligible to compete, the freshman guard has fallen into legal trouble.
Multi-platinum dance-rock group DNCE will headline the Mississippi State University Student Association's 18th annual Bulldog Bash.
Terry Hill, a 44-year-old West Point man recently convicted of numerous felonies stemming from a 2016 Cotton District assault and sexual battery, is back in custody after escaping from the Oktibbeha County Jail Friday.
A Starkville man is due in municipal court next month after he was charged with sexual battery.
The sides supporting and opposing easements to Starkville's restrictions on alcohol sales are taking shape, and Ward 3 Alderman David Little could be the swing vote on the matter after aldermen deadlocked Friday on an attempt to pull a call for public hearings from Tuesday's agenda.
Starkville aldermen could soon hold hearings on easing local restrictions on alcohol sales that will bring them in line with state statutes.
2. Little rescinds call for alcohol referendum STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Man accused of killing, burning victim pleas COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. SOCSD eyes new administrative home on Lynn Lane STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Man accused of siccing pit bull on officer slated for trial COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY