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February 19th

Rather speaks on history leadership

February 19, 2014

Dan Rather was happy to speak about leaders he had met, but he was modest about his own leadership wehn he spoke at Mississippi State University Tuesday night.

“I don’t consider myself a leader, and I don’t consider myself an expert on leadership,” Rather said.

SSD trustees select interim SHS head

February 19, 2014

The Starkville School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday appointed Assistant Superintendent of Federal Programs and Operations Toriano Holloway to serve as Starkville High School’s interim principal after Keith Fennel’s resignation.

February 18th

South Montgomery getting fiber

February 18, 2014

Starkville continues to stay at the front of the pack in C Spire’s Fiber to the Home program.

Rather to take stage at M-State

February 18, 2014

Many have seen Dan Rather on television as an anchor on “CBS Evening News” and as correspondent on CBS’ “60 Minutes,” but tonight, Starkville area residents have a chance to see him live and in person.

No decision yet - Supes still mulling over chief administrator hire

February 18, 2014

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors interviewed four county administrator finalists during an extended Monday morning meeting, but members will wait another month before taking further action.

Myles seeks to keep post with SSD

February 18, 2014

Starkville School District Board of Trustees President Eddie Myles will go before the Starkville Board of Aldermen for consideration for a new term tonight.

Local arts council president speaks to Rotary on Monday

February 18, 2014

To communicate the importance of art, Starkville Area Arts Council (SAAC) President Ellen Boles asked the Starkville Rotary Club to imagine a world without it.

The Neighbourhood to headline annual Old Main Music Festival

February 18, 2014

Mississippi State University's Music Maker Productions (MMP) announced Monday that The Neighbourhood, an alternative rock band known for its Billboard Hot 100 hit "Sweater Weather," will headline the Old Main Music Festival.

February 17th

Perspectives vary on meaning of love - Locals weigh in on how to show love

February 17, 2014

Throughout history, differing psychology concerning the complex set of emotions, experiences and expressions commonly bundled and referred to as “love” has raised just about as many questions as answers.

Over the weekend, couples throughout Starkville celebrated and showed their love with romantic dinners, masses of flowers and gifts inspired by the St. Valentine’s holiday.

SPIRIT OF OKTIBBEHA: Edwards jumps into service with both feet

February 17, 2014

Community-oriented” is how most people describe Carey Edwards.

Although Edwards has only been a Starkville resident for the past four years, he wasted no time in putting down roots and making his presence known as an active volunteer in the community. He moved to Starkville from Nashville with his wife Mary Martha Edwards in 2010.

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