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August 25th, 2014
Oktibbeha County will serve as the backdrop for a music video as one Mathiston girl begins chasing her music dreams.
Hannah Vanderberg, who goes by the stage name Hannah Vandie, spent Friday and Saturday evenings recording the music video for her song, "Dark Horses." She said the song is about embracing personal differences.
wo fires have devastated three Starkville School District Families and Sudduth Elementary is leading the charge in a relief effort.
One of the fires occurred at roughly 4 a.m. Aug. 13 in a mobile home on Lawson Road, off of Blackjack Road. The other occurred at 11:36 a.m. Aug. 14 in Brookville Garden Apartments and displaced two district families.
On Saturday evening, two Starkville legends will be honored at the third annual Denim & Diamonds event hosted by the Friends of the Oktibbeha County Heritage Museum.
For Chieko Iwata, Starkville has more than a few differences from her hometown of Nagoya, Japan.
A Starkville man is in custody after Starkville police officers arrested him in connection with a rash of reported auto burglaries.
According to an SPD press release, the department added an additional patrol to the Carver Drive area in northwest Starkville on Monday due to an increase in reported auto burglaries. Officers stopped 21-year-old Douglas Wayne Erwin, who was walking in the area.
For Boys and Girls Club of Starkville Unit Director Antoine Walker, the last two weeks have been a chance to adjust to his new surroundings, if not a new job.
Garage sale items covered the stage and lined two walls of the First United Methodist Churchâ€™s Christian Learning Center on Wednesday as volunteers were still bringing in more items by the truckload.
All of these items will be for sale during the Missions Garage Sale at the church on Friday and Saturday.
Rue21 will open one of its largest stores in the state at Starkvilleâ€™s University Square Shopping Center Nov. 6, combining four of its store concepts into the former location of the Sears Hometown Store.
Starkville aldermen gave city utilities the go-ahead Tuesday evening to implement an automatic metering program that aims to both make the utilities more efficient and improve the customer experience.
The first draft of Oktibbeha Countyâ€™s comprehensive plan is complete and supervisors will now have time to review it and suggest changes.