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January 8th, 2015

SPD looks into recent burglaries

January 8, 2015

Starkville Police Department has “strong leads” on at least one person with suspected connections to a rash weekend of apartment break-ins.

MEC to host ‘Regional Roundup’ session at EMCC

January 8, 2015

The Mississippi Economic Council (MEC) is looking to compile more accurate data on the challenges and strengths of various regions throughout the state, and on Thursday, Jan. 22, the local business community will have the chance to weigh in.

January 7th

Board repeals equality vote

January 7, 2015

The Starkville Board of Aldermen repealed the city’s equality resolution and restricted its broad-reaching “plus-one” employee health care insurance after nearly three hours in executive session after its Tuesday meeting.
Aldermen unanimously approved the equality resolution, which made a “public

GSDP readies for annual banquet

January 7, 2015

The Greater Starkville Development Partnership is planning what CEO Jennifer Gregory calls a “pep rally.”

Cold temps prompting precautions

January 7, 2015

According to the National Weather Service, Starkville and several other north Mississippi cities are at “significant” risk for a hard freeze tonight through Thursday.

Debris removal, cleanup continues after Saturday afternoon T-storm

January 7, 2015

At 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jane Gair was in the basement of her Sherwood Forest home. She couldn’t see the storm that was hitting her house, but she could hear it. Heavy rainfall was followed by a barrage of pine cones hitting her roof. She heard glass breaking and she heard the top of a tree fall through an upstairs ceiling.

January 6th

Board repeals equality vote

January 7, 2015

The Starkville Board of Aldermen repealed the city’s equality resolution and restricted its broad-reaching “plus-one” employee health care insurance after nearly three hours in executive session after its Tuesday meeting.

County agreement with MSU debated

January 6, 2015

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors voted to send a letter to Mississippi State University outlining concerns and expectations officials have for the development of a new road through South Farm connecting Blackjack Road to Poorhouse Road.

Committee works toward wage increase

January 6, 2015

The Starkville Board of Aldermen’s Budget and Audit Committee held a brief meeting with the city’s department heads to start the new year Monday morning.
The committee is chaired by Ward 5 Alderman Scott Maynard, who serves with Ward 2 Alderman Lisa Wynn and Ward 6 Alderman and Vice Mayor Roy A. Perkins.

Aurora representative shares company history, glimpse into unmanned aircraft

January 6, 2015

Starkville Rotarians had the opportunity Monday to learn about unmanned aircraft systems, as well as see one first hand.
Greg Stewart from Aurora Flight Sciences, located in the GTR Global Industrial Aerospace Park in Lowndes County, gave the club a brief history of the company to begin his presentation.

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