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Starkville, Mississippi is located in Oktibbeha County. Zip codes in Starkville, MS include 39760, and 39759. The median home price in Starkville is $168,800. More Starkville information.

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Wednesday Aug 20 | Newms360.com

Starkville police make pair of burglary arrests

On Tuesday, Starkville Police Department officers arrested Shaston Carea Irons, 25, of Derma, after responding to a residential burglary in progress.

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Wednesday Aug 20 | Commercial Dispatch

Sales tax revenue continues upward trend

Columbus' check from the Mississippi Department of Revenue this month was $722,512.39, nearly a $12,000 improvement from August 2013.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

New leadership at local Boys and Girls clubs

Brittany Houston has been promoted to unit director of the Columbus Boys and Girls Club.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Barn quilt project connects art students with community

During the 2014 spring semester, a group of Mississippi State students were part of a service-learning art project to design and paint an eight-foot-square wooden barn quilt.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Sturgis motorcycle rally ending hiatus this weekend

Sturgis' annual bike rally returned from a lengthy hiatus Thursday night with a kick-off party in Louisville and will continue through Sunday morning.

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ESPN

Jerome Bettis surprises Mississippi State

A different kind of bus showed up to Starkville, Mississippi, this week. No, it wasn't ESPN's Bus Blitz road trip.

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Times Post

Driver's License office opens in Houston

The Mississippi Highway Patrol opened a Driver's License office in Houston last week.

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Daily Times Leader

Celebrate Recovery group offers support

Four years ago, the Golden Triangle community got a lifeline in the way of resident support through Celebrate Recovery, a nonprofit organization devoted to providing a community in which participants struggling with a number of life's ails may find strength and safety.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Browning on Business: Columbus getting a new pizza restaurant, fabric store

Preston Lott, who was part of the duo that opened the first Lost Pizza Company in the Delta in 2007, confirmed to The Dispatch on Wednesday that the pizza restaurant will open a location along Highway 45 North later this year.

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Deltafarmpress

Healthy eating, including peanuts, can help with diabetes, obesity

"If you have diabetes or are at increased risk for diabetes, you don't have to cut peanuts from your diet," says Malcolm Broome, executive director of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association, who spoke at the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation's summer peanut commodity meeting.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

National View: As Mississippi moves on, a new struggle arises

Fifty years ago, shortly after the Ku Klux Klan abducted and murdered civil rights workers Michael Schwerner, James Chaney and Andrew Goodman, I was sitting in one of Starkville, Mississippi's few black-owned cafes when Police Chief Thomas Josey stormed in and unleashed a torrent of abuse.

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The Mississippi Press

MGCCC, Mississippi State partner in 'historic moment' to offer engineering degrees at Gautier campus

Following the historic signing of a partnership agreement between MSU and MGCCC, MSU President Mark E. Keenum presented MGCCC President Mary S. Graham a Mississippi State cowbell that she did not hesitate to ring in celebration of bringing an engineering degree program to the MGCCC Gautier campus as early as fall of 2015.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

(See Video) Mississippi State athletics unveils Dudy Noble Field master plan

The Jackson, Miss., design team of Wier Boerner Allin Architecture and national baseball stadium experts Populous, in consultation with MSU []

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Commercial Dispatch

Starkville sees limited rollout of MetroCast fiber Internet

Eight single-family Cottages at Creekside units are the first homes in Starkville to receive access to MetroCast's residential fiber-optic Internet service, the company announced Friday.

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Deltafarmpress

New high oleic varieties may be future for peanuts

High oleic, smaller-seeded peanut varieties is where "I think the future is going to be for the peanut industry," says Jason Sarver, Mississippi State University Extension peanut specialist.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

2 arrested after overdose leaves 1 dead

TV reports Starkville Police found 22-year-old Thomas Parker Rodenbaugh unresponsive about 2 a.m. Sunday.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Check into 'Hotel Hell' tonight for Starkville episode

The Fox network reality show "Hotel Hell" airing tonight hits close to home for the Golden Triangle.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Minor adjustment expected for Mill parking garage plan

Construction continues on The Mill in Starkville, which resides on Russell Street around the corner from Mississippi State University.

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Commercial Dispatch

Roses and thorns: 8/10/14

A thorn to the Columbus mayor and city council for their refusal to consider the possibility of privatizing the city's public works department as means to address a serious budget deficit that could ultimately result in either a tax hike or a cut in city services or personnel.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Freshnews

MetroCast activates Fiber to the Home in Starkville and Oxford, MS

STARKVILLE, Miss., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroCast Communications , the video, Internet and phone provider with offices in eight Mississippi communities, has announced that it has deployed advanced Fiber to the Home technology in Starkville and Oxford, Mississippi and activated its first FTTH customers.

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