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Five injured in nightclub shooting

March 31, 2014

An Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department investigation is ongoing to determine what caused an early Sunday morning nightclub shooting that injured five people.

March 27th

Burglary suspect sought

March 27, 2014

Starkville Police Department is seeking public assistance in finding a man wanted in connection with an alleged burglary.

Police are searching for 18-year-old Deangelo Dewayne Manning, who’s described as 6-foot-1and weighing approximately 175 pounds.

Brush fire endangers structures

March 27, 2014

Oktibbeha County firefighters stopped a large grass fire near Highway 12 from damaging other property Wednesday afternoon.

Oktibbeha County Fire Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said the firefighters dispatched at 1:46 p.m. to a grass fire near Lisa Lane off of Highway 12. He said the fire was spreading rapidly and threatening some structures and a tractor nearby.

Vehicle tags help OCHS

March 27, 2014

The Oktibbeha County Humane Society (OCHS) has been awarded a $5,000 “I Care for Animals” car tag grant.

The “I Care for Animals” care tag grant will be used to financially assist the OCHS Pet Pals Spay/Neuter Program for low-income families. The car tag program gives Mississippians the opportunity to purchase a specialty license plate that benefits shelter animals within the state.

Fraternity gives local students grand tour of Mississippi State

March 27, 2014

Llanes Bradford has been to more than a few Mississippi State University sporting events, but she said she had never been to other locales on the MSU campus — until Wednesday. She’s a fifth-grader at Henderson Intermediate School, where her high scores on a nine-weeks benchmark assessments earned her and others in her grade a field trip to campus.

March 26th

T.K. Martin wins SRW grand prize

March 26, 2014

Cadence Bank announced the T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability as the grand prize charity winner of Starkville Restaurant Week at a press conference Tuesday afternoon at Cadence Plaza.

T.K. Martin wins SRW grand prize

March 26, 2014

Cadence Bank announced the T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability as the grand prize charity winner of Starkville Restaurant Week at a press conference Tuesday afternoon at Cadence Plaza.

TANF drug testing law made official

March 26, 2014

A new Mississippi law will require all new Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) applicants to answer a questionnaire that could lead to drug testing in order to receive money from the program.

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 49, which lays the framework for the assistance program’s changes, into law Monday.

Ragtime Jazz Festival begins on Thursday

March 26, 2014

Mississippi State University, Mississippi State University Libraries and the Charles Templeton Sr. Music Museum will host the 2014 Charles Templeton Ragtime Jazz Festival on Mississippi State’s campus from Thursday through Saturday night.

Hunger Banquet at MSU offers new perspective

March 26, 2014

Sometimes, the best way to teach people about global hunger may be to feed them — unequally.

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