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September 4th, 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.
As of this year, Mississippi has two sales tax holidays â€” 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.
Normally, Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) plans a series of workshops in September because it is National Emergency Preparedness Month.
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.
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.
Mississippi State Universityâ€™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.
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.
Thunderstorms threatened to put a damper on many SEC schoolsâ€™ season openers last week.Â
Vanderbilt Universityâ€™s home game in Nashville against Philadelphiaâ€™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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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.