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Ridgeland: Aldermen to mull high court ruling
In light of the Mississippi Supreme Court's ruling in favor of Baymeadows LLC, officials in the city of Ridgeland will consider the application for renovations.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Community Calendar for the week of March 9, 2014
Book signing -- Visiting novelist and attorney Paula Winchester Rank will read from her novel, "The Best Interest of the Child," and sign copies at Watermelon Cottage, 410 Third St. S., in Columbus, from 4:30-7 p.m. The book, a light-hearted, fast-paced, legal action adventure is available for $10.
Mississippi State losing streak hits 13
The loss increases MSU's losing streak to 13-games. The Bulldogs will finish last in the Southeastern Conference.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Timbercove neighborhood closing in on C Spire fiber qualification
Today, Starkville's Timber Cove/College Station/Polos neighborhood could become the city's second area eligible for C Spire's upcoming high-speed, residential Internet service.
Auto burglary suspect arrested after foot chase
Starkville Police Department charged 24-year-old Justin Yhonquea with two counts of auto burglary after he led officers on a brief foot chase Wednesday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Browning on Business: RadioShack mum on which stores it will close
The struggling Texas-based electronic retail store is planning to close up to 1,100 stores across the country.
3 garden shows offer treats for Mississippi
Medical issues made it really tough on me this past year to do garden and landscape-related activities.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Chism: Holloway's early appointment is not off the table
A conference committee is needed to work out the differences in two Starkville-Oktibbeha County school merger bills after the House struck the Senate's school consolidation bill Tuesday and replaced it with its own language.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Deadline day in Jackson: DMR reorganization bill among those still alive in Legislature
Rep. Toby Barker, R-Hattiesburg, discusses an amendment for the Senate Bill No. 2818 regarding the creation of an advisory council to be known as the Commission on Starkville Consolidate School District Structure during a meeting of the House Education Committee, Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss.
County administrator candidates down to three
AdCare Healthcare Regional Vice President John Thomas, background, interviews with the Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors on Feb. 17. Monday, Thomas voluntarily removed his name from contention for the vacant county administrator position.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
For Whom The Cowbell Tolls
MSU Baseball Pollwatchin': Week Three
After a fairly rough 2-3 week two weeks ago, Mississippi State healed some concerns this week with a medicinal 6-0 record.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Gone, but not forgotten: Cemeteries help tell the story of the area's black history
The Starkville Colored Cemetery, which survived years of neglect, may soon be added to the National Registry of Historic Places.
Matchup: Vanderbilt at Tennessee
Rogelio V. Solis/Associated Press Mississippi State guard Craig Sword, right, dribbles past Tennessee guard Antonio Barton on Wednesday in Starkville, Miss.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Saturday's MSU baseball doubleheader pushed back to 1 p.m.
STARKVILLE - Saturday's Mississippi State baseball doubleheader against Eastern Illinois and Michigan State at Dudy Noble Field has been pushed back to a 1 p.m. CT first pitch.
Senate amendment guts House school merger bill
The Senate Education Committee struck the House's Starkville-Oktibbeha school merger bill, HB 833, Thursday, replacing it with its own language reiterating Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Margie Pulley's guidance in 2015's state-mandated unification.
Police Dept. opening first substation facility today
The Starkville Police Department will formally open its first police substation at 2 p.m. today at 151 Alfred Perkins St. The facility, donated by the Starkville Housing Authority, will serve as a home for the department's Community Oriented Policing division and be available as the city's first precinct where residents can file reports without ... (more)
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Mississippi troopers head to Jackson
The troopers were asking state legislators for more funding, including funding for a new trooper school that would allow for additional troopers to be added to the current 501 active troopers.