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November 11th, 2014

Habitat director speaks on benefits of home ownership

November 11, 2014

Many have stories about the difference Habitat for Humanity can make, including Starkville Rotary Club President Michelle Amos.

November 10th

Officials advise caution with home heating

November 10, 2014

Fire officials are advising the public to use care when heating homes as autumn’s temperatures continue to drop for the winter.
According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), in 2011, heating fires accounted for an estimated 53,600 home fires across the U.S. Those fires led to 400 deaths, 1,520 injuries and $893 million in direct property damage.

Three injured in weekend wreck

November 10, 2014

Three people were hospitalized Saturday night after a two-vehicle collision on Highway 25.
Mississippi Highway Patrol Sgt. Criss Turnipseed said the accident happened about 7:15 p.m. when a northbound 1997 Buick Riviera crossed over the median and struck a southbound 2013 Honda Civic. The collision happened south of the Highway 25-Longview Road intersection.

Adams welcomes all to City Hall with smile

November 10, 2014

It’s hard for any visitors to Starkville City Hall, especially those who go in the morning on most days, to miss Mary Adams.

November 7th

Thompson sentenced to 40 years

November 7, 2014

Dennis Thompson, a 22-year-old Starkville resident who jurors convicted of murder and three counts of aggravated assault last week, received a 40-year sentence in the Mississippi Department of Corrections Thursday in a sentencing hearing in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.

Homecoming parade route announced

November 7, 2014

Mississippi State University has adjusted its route for the Homecoming parade at 5:30 p.m. today compared with previous years, keeping parade traffic localized to campus with no city streets blocked.

MSU unveils new interactive map

November 7, 2014

As a landscape architecture and contracting major and freshman at Mississippi State University, Kent Moore plans to deal in maps on a regular basis in his line of work.

November 6th

Supes disagree on road funds

November 6, 2014

Discussion among county supervisors about how to divide a State Aid Road Construction windfall has revealed stark differences of opinion and has led one supervisor to speculate about “behind the scenes” discussions on the board.

Citywide Tailgate returns on Friday

November 6, 2014

Usually, when Mississippi State University’s football fans tailgate for a game, they crowd the Junction, the lawns of several academic buildings near Davis Wade Stadium, and other on-campus sites. But on Friday, tailgating will come to downtown Starkville.

MSU to partner with VA for polytrauma services

November 6, 2014

It’s not always easy for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Veterans Health Administration to reach all the veterans it wants to reach.

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