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November 1st

Maben woman arrested for assault

November 1, 2013

Police arrested a Maben woman on suspicion of aggravated assault after she reportedly attacked a man at a party.

According to Maben Police Officer Calvin Robinson, 29-year-old Lasahndra Watkins was hosting a party at her Maben residence on Oct. 20. At approcimately 2:45 a.m., Watkins reportedly got into an altercation with one of the guests.

MSU conference focuses on intermodal transport

November 1, 2013

For the past year and a half, Mississippi State University has worked with four other universities across the nation to study transportation by land, sea, air, rail and everything in-between.

Famous explorer talks of living among wolves

November 1, 2013

When Helen Thayer became the first woman to complete a solo expedition to the Magnetic North Pole, she brought along an Inuit dog named Charlie to warn her if polar bears were coming and protect her.

October 31st

Money issues abound in merger

October 31, 2013

As the March 2014 deadline for the Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structure to submit its report to the Mississippi legislature approaches, school officials are having to consider what funding will be needed for the merger and potential projects beyond.

Organizations find indoor options for Halloween events

October 31, 2013

This year’s Fall Trunk or Treat Festival was supposed to be a first for First Baptist Church of Starkville.

Study shows grads may not be ready to tackle workplace

October 31, 2013

According to a new national study, college students may not be as prepared for the job market as they think they are.

Orchestra performance to focus on Mississippi’s musical history

October 31, 2013

The Starkville-MSU Symphony Orchestra will perform for an usual group on Friday. The orchestra will perform for more than 3,000 elementary schoolers and their teachers in three, 30-minute Mississippi-music themed programs at First Baptist Church.

October 30th

Commission preps final plan

October 30, 2013

The Commission on Starkville Consolidated School District Structure met by telephone Tuesday morning to review its current plan for the consolidation of the Starkville and Oktibbeha County school districts.

The commission sought to solidify the details of its plan ahead of a 6 p.m. Nov. 7 public hearing at the Greensboro Center.

GSDP members see results from MSU Capstone projects

October 30, 2013

An agreement between the Greater Starkville Development Partnership and the Mississippi State University College of Business is paying dividends for local businesses.

Two SA leaders to leave school

October 30, 2013

The Starkville Academy Head of School, John “Doc” Stephens, and Elementary Principal Cherie Maynard, will step down at the end of the 2013-14 school year.

Stephens, who is finishing his fifth year as the school head, said he is resigning at the end of the school year to spend more time with his family.

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