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Starkville and Oktibbeha join regional coalition

Posted 11/1/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville and Oktibbeha County have officially entered a three-year interim agreement with the new Golden Triangle Regional Development Link, but not without some haggling and revisions to the contract.



Confusion over accreditation loss stirs emotions in Oktibbeha County

Posted 10/31/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Call it a technicality. When the Oktibbeha County School District was taken over by the state earlier in the month, the district's accreditation was automatically withdrawn, but a meeting last week to finalize the procedure ended up causing more confusion than clarity.


Starkville signs on with Link

Posted 10/30/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Board members from both the Greater Starkville Development Partnership and the Oktibbeha County Economic Development Authority signed and authorized a revised contract with a new regional economic development coalition Monday night.


Starkville High School Fall Festival set for tonight

Posted 10/30/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The students who normally inhabit the halls of Starkville High School, will be replaced by an assortment of ghouls, princesses and super-heroes tonight during the Starkville Schools Fall Festival.



Starkville teacher resigns in wake of arrest

Posted 10/30/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville High School teacher has resigned his position three days after being suspended with pay following his arrest on a variety of charges, including second-offense DUI.



MSU campaign surpasses $100 million

Posted 10/29/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

As of mid-October, Mississippi State's "StatePride: An Initiative for Student and Faculty Support," has brought in more than $104 million, surpassing its $100 million goal two months ahead of schedule.


In Starkville, it was a hard night to 'believe'

Posted 10/28/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

It was a little after 8 p.m. Saturday and Natalie Spencer was still believing.


Starkville teacher arrested

Posted 10/28/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville High School history teacher Jason Lernard Young has been suspended with pay, pending a review of the police reports from his Oct. 21 arrest, Starkville School District officials confirmed Friday.


MSU chaplain tends football flock

Posted 10/26/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

It only happens every once in a while, but, inevitably, every few weeks it comes up. During football season, there is no escaping it. They all want to know the same thing -- is Bill Buckley having an influence on Dan Mullen?

MSU student arrested for graffiti spree

Posted 10/26/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An architecture student at Mississippi State has confessed to multiple charges of malicious mischief following his arrest Wednesday night.

Special meeting in works for Link discussion

Posted 10/25/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors president Orlando Trainer said the supervisor will hold a joint session with the Starkville Board of Aldermen on Wednesday to address a proposed contract with a new economic development group.

Woodrum is perfect fit in new role with Starkville schools

Posted 10/24/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville School District Board of Trustees voted in a specially-called meeting Tuesday to approve the hiring of Jody Jones Woodrum as the new assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction.

MSU hopes to save some SemiSouth jobs

Posted 10/23/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A semiconductor firm started by two Mississippi State University faculty members will soon lay off its entire workforce, as the company prepares to permanently shut down at the Thad Cochran Research Park. The 90 employees of SemiSouth Laboratories were informed of the closure on Friday.


Brickfire, city agree to repayment plan

Posted 10/23/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Brickfire Project, a local non-profit organization, will have to repay the city $7,700 in misappropriated funds following a 6-1 vote by the Starkville Board of Aldermen.


Monday profile: Starkville High newspaper staff excels in competition

Posted 10/22/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Friday afternoon is homecoming at Starkville High School, but The Jacket Buzz staff has another reason to celebrate.


Victim critical of MSU's handling of voyeurism incident

Posted 10/20/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The alleged victim of a voyeur at last week's Mississippi State football game is critical of how university law enforcement has handled the incident.



Bulldog Bash announces music shake-up

Posted 10/20/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Pop/rock group Neon Trees has canceled their fall college tour and will no longer be headlining Bulldog Bash 2012 on Nov. 2, the Mississippi State University Student Association announced Thursday.


Three injured in pair of Highway 82 collisions

Posted 10/19/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two collisions on U.S. Highway 82 on Tuesday happened within a few hours of each other, but also within a few hundred feet of each other as well.

Oktibbeha County delays may put new Link behind schedule

Posted 10/18/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Golden Triangle Regional Development Authority is still in its early stages, but the proposed tri-county coalition may already be behind schedule, even if just by a day or two.


Mississippi State gets plantation in alumnus' will

Posted 10/17/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Roughly 72 years after receiving his degree from then Mississippi State College, Willis Durden "Dan" McGeary exemplified his devotion by leaving a little something for his alma mater in his will.



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