Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District trustees could decide the fate of Superintendent Lewis Holloway's continued employment with the district in a special-call meeting Monday, said board President Eddie Myles.
Ward 2 Alderman Lisa Wynn will introduce a resolution requiring Starkville residents wishing to speak at board meetings to fill out an application for comment time.
Nothing was going to stop Joe and Jo Jo Young from riding their Harley Davidsons into Sturgis on Saturday.
Alleged threats were reportedly posted on Facebook on Thursday evening.
It will be a noisy weekend on Golden Triangle highways.
Partnerships were the theme of the day as Mississippi State University and Argonne National Laboratories formalized a memorandum of understanding Thursday afternoon.
Starkville's Islamic Center of Mississippi is closed.
Throughout the 19 years that Tina Sweeten-Lunsford and her wife, Kari, have been together, they have talked about growing their family by adopting a child.
A Columbus, Ohio, man suspected of a quadruple murder has been tracked down in Oktibbeha County, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.
As many Mississippians struggle to understand how two of their own could allegedly fall under the influence of radical extremists' messages, a Mississippi State University assistant professor of marketing says groups like the Islamic State group (IS) find recruiting success by selling their organization as a brand that can fill various voids in their lives.
A federal judge denied bail Tuesday for two Starkville residents accused of materially supporting a terrorist group.
Those who knew Muhammad Dakhlalla best have struggled to process the allegations against the friend they know as "Mo."
Jealyn Delshaun Young is the daughter of a Vicksburg police officer and former high school math teacher.
Henry Vaughn's trial for driving under the influence was delayed again Tuesday after his attorney, Roy Perkins, claimed the prosecution committed a discovery violation.
Lewis Holloway, the superintendent for the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District, has been placed on paid administrative leave after being arrested Monday and charged with two counts of simple assault by threat.
Federal authorities say two people taken into custody at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport on Saturday intended to fly to the Middle East and join Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) operatives in Syria.
Federal officials detained two people attempting to board a flight at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport on Saturday, airport director Mike Hainsey confirmed Sunday.
Mississippi 16th Circuit Judge Lee Coleman sentenced former Mississippi State University professor Yoginder Dandass to 20 years in prison after an Oktibbeha County jury found him guilty of sexual battery Friday.
On July 8, 2014, the Mississippi Parole Board gave Nathan Sinko notice he would be released from prison in September, but he remains in custody today due to what his attorney describes as an unfair procedural change made by the Mississippi Department of Corrections.
Attorneys will hand the case of Yoginder Dandass over to jurors after making one final pitch today.
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