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Starkville Board of Aldermen unanimously accepted embattled Starkville Police Chief David Lindleyâ€™s letter of retirement during a called meeting Tuesday afternoon.
The board placed Lindley on administrative leave with pay on Friday after another called meeting. Lindley was to remain on leave while the city conducted an investigation.
After 18 years of service, Oktibbeha County Administrator Don Posey is retiring.
Posey, 71, said heâ€™d grappled with the decision for some time, and finally decided it was time to move on.
Bart Wood, general manager for The Little Dooey in Starkville, is offering his employees a trade.
The Board of Alderman has accepted a retirement letter from Police Chief David Lindley
John Outlaw never expected coming out of retirement to serve as acting police chief for Starkville Police Department, but heâ€™s determined to make the best that he can of the situation.
An inter-local session today among Starkville, Oktibbeha County and Greater Starkville Development Partnership representatives aims to get the ball rolling on a strategic plan from which all three entities can build.
Today, Paul Tashiro helps build relationships between Americans and Japanese as president of the Japan-America Society of Mississippi (JASMIS). But when he was 13 growing up in Japan, he volunteered to become a kamikaze pilot in World War II, only for the country to surrender before he could fight.
Starkville School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway and Oktibbeha County School District Conservator Margie Pulley will present a report to the Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structure on the feasibility of an early merger of their respective districts.
The Starkville Parks Department has begun an initiative asking citizens to donate their fallen leaves and pine straw to be used as mulch to help beautify and preserve McKee Park.
Mississippi State University mathematics instructor Kim Walters sums up her teaching ethos with a popular fable about a boy, a businessman, and untold numbers of starfish.