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September 4th

VIDEO: Joan Rivers Has Passed Away The 81-year-old comedy icon has died

September 4, 2014

Unity Park getting facelift

September 4, 2014

Work is underway to transform Unity Park into a more open, pedestrian-friendly space ahead of its planned opening on Martin Luther King Day.

Locals applaud upcoming sales tax holiday for guns

September 4, 2014

As of this year, Mississippi has two sales tax holidays — one in late July for clothing and footwear leading into the school year, and one this Friday-Sunday for guns and other hunting items leading into hunting season.

MSU, OCEMA to emphasize readiness in Sept.

September 4, 2014

Normally, Mississippi State University’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) plans a series of workshops in September because it is National Emergency Preparedness Month.

September 3rd

City holds first hearing on proposed design rules

September 3, 2014

Citizens and aldermen, alike, debated the merits of a proposed ordinance change that would establish minimum design standards in certain city zones during a public hearing at Tuesday evening's Board of Aldermen meeting at City Hall.

Man arrested in Sunday shooting

September 3, 2014

A Starkville man is in custody after an alleged weekend shooting put a male victim in the hospital.
Starkville police officers arrested 26-year-old Justin Rodrecus Vaughn, of 264 Reverend Ware Road, Sunday on suspicion of aggravated assault after the reported shooting.

SMART plans to adjust after game day struggles

September 3, 2014

Mississippi State University’s home football game Saturday marked the debut of a few changes for the Game Day bus routes between downtown Starkville and the vicinity of Davis Wade Stadium.

Supes consider assisting road work in Noxubee

September 3, 2014

Oktibbeha County may reach out to help Noxubee County with roadwork after the Board of Supervisors took a proposal under advisement at its Tuesday morning meeting.
Oktibbeha County Road Manager Victor Collins brought the proposal, which would see county road workers grind about 2.5 miles of Noxubee County paved road into a gravel road, before the board Tuesday.

September 2nd

Record-setting game day brings economic boon

September 2, 2014

Thunderstorms threatened to put a damper on many SEC schools’ season openers last week. 
Vanderbilt University’s home game in Nashville against Philadelphia’s Temple University saw weather delays from its original 8:15 p.m. start time to about 9:50 p.m. central time.

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Fire destroys one home, harms another on Sunday

September 2, 2014

Fires struck two residences in Oktibbeha County Sunday night, and while the first destroyed an entire house, county firefighters stopped the second from destroying a trailer.

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