Archive - Jan 28, 2013
Citizens within the local historic district boundaries proposed by the Starkville Historic Preservation Commission are expressing support for the districts and addressing concerns citizens raised during the HPCâ€™s public hearing on the districts Jan. 22.
Miss. Rep. Gary Chism says a recently filed State House bill that would consolidate both Oktibbeha County School District and Starkville School District into one countywide educational system should easily pass through education subcommittees, the general education committee and the House itself.
Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt said Monday it â€śappears alcohol was a factorâ€ť in a two-vehicle collision early Friday morning that killed 23-year-old Starkville resident Deseane K. Robinson and injured two others.
In July 2011, Columbia University psychologist Betsy Sparrow published studies showing that, in the modern age of smart phones, people donâ€™t memorize information to the extent they once did.
City staff will conduct an audit to update the cityâ€™s list of businesses that fall under the cross connection policy pursuant to Mississippi code from today until Wednesday.
A barge carrying 80,000 gallons of oil hit a railroad bridge in Vicksburg on Sunday, spilling light crude into the Mississippi River and closing the waterway for eight miles in each direction, the Coast Guard said. A second barge was damaged.