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August 19th

Bridges president speaks on generational poverty

August 19, 2014

Starkville Bridges out of Poverty Board of Directors President John Breazeale told the Starkville Rotary Club Monday he gets confused when he looks at Mississippi.
The confusion, as Breazeale described it, stemmed from the Jekyll-and-Hyde nature of Mississippi’s nation-leading charitable giving and the state’s lagging behind the rest of the country in many poverty-related areas.

August 18th

Hanson key to bringing The Rally back in Sturgis

August 18, 2014

Thomas Haffey came to Sturgis looking to create a documentary on The Rally, an event for motorcycle enthusiasts held there Friday and Saturday.

August 15th

City issues boil order for Greenbrier

August 15, 2014

The city of Starkville has issued a precautionary boil water alert for the Greenbrier Subdivision, effective until at least Monday.
A city spokesperson said the action was necessary because the system lost pressure due to a damaged water line.

City may ban pets from cemeteries - Alderman planning to propose law change at Tuesday meeting

August 15, 2014

Even if all dogs go to heaven, one Starkville alderman would prefer they stay out of local cemeteries.

Ward 5 Alderman Scott Maynard is proposing a change to Starkville’s code of ordinances that would ban people from bringing dogs or other domesticated animals to at least city owned cemeteries — if not all cemeteries in the city limits.

Help sought for Get Swept Up

August 15, 2014

Libby Gerald, volunteer coordinator for Get Swept Up, likens the event to preparing for company at home.

SHS prepares to host first Glow Run event

August 15, 2014

On Saturday, the Starkville High School Junior Varsity and Armstrong Middle School cheerleaders will host their first Glow Run fundraiser at the campus of Starkville High School.

Glow Race Chairman Katie Ruth said proceeds from the fundraiser will go to support the squads as they support and represent the schools at athletic events and cheer competitions.

August 14th

MSU to welcome SEC Network - Launch party planned at Junction

August 14, 2014

There has been a long wait for the Southeastern Conference Network to launch, but that wait is finally over.

The SEC Network launches today at 5 p.m. with several live events and shows. Mississippi State is giving fans a chance to gather with other Bulldog fans and watch the birth of the network.

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Longevity and Grace - Elizabeth Gwin leaves mark with 105 years of leadership

August 14, 2014

As recently as June, Elizabeth Gwin still had the power to captivate, even at 105 years old.

Starkville ranked third on list of ‘exciting’ places

August 14, 2014

Movoto, a real estate blog that operates across America, has named Starkville third on its list of “The 10 Most Exciting Places in Mississippi” based on U.S. Census data.

Used car dealership opens in Starkville

August 14, 2014

Cars are coming back to the former site of Templeton Motors on Highway 12 next to the National Guard Armory.

Barnes Crossing Auto Sales and Service of Starkville will hold its grand opening at that location today, selling used cars and renovating the site as part of the company's expansion from Tupelo.

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