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March 5th, 2014
The Salvation Army announced Tuesday the top three volunteer groups that collected donations for the 2013 Red Kettle Campaign.
The campaign raised money for needy families in the area from Nov. 29-Dec. 24, and local campaign coordinator Debra Austin said the 2013 drive raised $40,777.44, surpassing its $40,000 goal.
A Starkville man is behind bars after police reportedly caught him in the act of stealing a television from a local residence.
Starkville Police Department arrested 20-year-old Brandon Clark Hudson on Monday on suspicion of residential burglary Monday, according to an SPD press release.
The field of Oktibbeha County administrator candidates narrowed to three Wednesday morning as Adcare Healthcare Regional Vice President John Thomas withdrew himself from consideration for the position.
Thomas was one of four candidates that supervisors selected as a finalist after receiving more than 30 submissions from interested applicants for the position.
Mississippi State University announced Monday that âThe Invisible Girls: A Memoirâ by Sarah Thebarge will be the 2014 Maroon Edition selection.
Oktibbeha County volunteer firefighters had to contend with a number of brush fires throughout the county Sunday as brisk winds pushed some controlled burns out of control.
Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said firefighters dealt with six fires, and that they werenât restricted to just one area.
C Spire Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Richmond visited the Starkville Rotary Club Monday at the Starkville Country Club, sharing insights into the companyâs past and future in Starkville and throughout the U.S.
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Friends of the late Garcia Gerald Berry, Jr. have organized to honor the Starkville legend with a memorial celebration and fundraising event, with proceeds to be split between creating a tribute to Gerald in the Cotton District and benefiting the homeless in Starkville.
Joe Max Higgins, Jr., CEO of the Golden Triangle Development LINK received the Mega Developer Award from the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) on Thursday in Nashville.
Many guest speakers ask audiences to keep their phones on silent, but not Ernest Green.
A Wednesday afternoon fire completely destroyed a mobile home, but Oktibbeha County volunteer firefighters saved a puppy who was trapped in a pen next to the burning building.
Oktibbeha County Fire Services Coordinator Kirk Rosenhan said the Bell Schoolhouse Fire Company responded to the incident, which occurred at 209 Lucy Faye Lane, at 12:52 p.m. Wednesday.