About 100 police chiefs from across Mississippi converged on Starkville Tuesday for the beginning of the Mississippi Association of Police Chiefs winter conference.
The Starkville Oktibbeha Board of Trustees on Tuesday accepted a bid from West Brothers Construction to build the SOCSD/MSU Partnership School, although board members are still skeptical of the final project costs.
The Starkville Planning and Zoning Commission approved the division of land for a planned industrial park in Oktibbeha County into three lots during its Tuesday meeting.
Rachel Canter said the Early Learning Collaborative Act of 2013 contains a little-known provision that should encourage anyone to donate to the state's 14 pre-school collaboratives.
Oktibbeha County could get up to $30,000 per year in additional revenue as a result of a franchise agreement supervisors recently approved with MaxxSouth.
The city of Starkville will soon start reviewing plans to install bollard locations in a swath that stretches from downtown to the Cotton District.
An early morning fire destroyed an Oktibbeha County home Wednesday, but it didn't hurt any residents.
Starkville aldermen have rejected an appeal of the planning and zoning commission's denial to rezone two lots on Hickory Street from residential to commercial properties.
A Starkville man is in jail for reportedly breaking into a church.
Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District won't have to worry about a gap in leadership for its athletic department when Melvin Smith retires at the end of December.
Oktibbeha County supervisors have a pair of nominees to add to the Unity Park early next year.
A pair of churches that faced pressure from the city last month due to code violations have started work to rectify their issues.
Mississippi State's eighth consecutive bowl trip takes it to a familiar destination.
The city of Starkville is considering a project to use the right turn lane in front of the Starkville-Oktibbeha Public Library to create a more pedestrian-friendly area downtown.
On Thursday, violins, singing and even a pair of impersonators dressed as former presidents Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant heralded the grand opening of the Grant Presidential Library and Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana in Mississippi State University's Mitchell Memorial Library.
Even before more than 300 fans had gathered Thursday morning to watch Joe Moorhead's introductory press conference at the Leo Seal Jr. Football Complex, Mississippi State's new head coach had already made a strong impression.
A Starkville man is dead after a vehicle hit him on Highway 82 this morning.
Mississippi State University's new head football coach Joe Moorhead arrives at George M. Bryan Field in Starkville Wednesday.
Mississippi State waited 48 hours to find its next football coach.
Oktibbeha County voters finalized two elections Tuesday in selecting the county's new circuit and chancery clerks.
1. SPED parent speaks at school board meeting COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus police chief retiring at year's end COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Local toy drives, fundraisers still short of goals COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Commission delays decision on Lipscomb House demolition COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. County OKs franchise agreement with MaxxSouth STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY