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March 6th, 2015
Forty-five miles south of Starkville in the difficult to pronounce town of Shuqualak, a young woman began to develop her talent for singing. On Tuesday night, her audition for the NBC television show âThe Voiceâ aired and she began a journey working with her coach Pharrell Williams.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have had a five-day layoff prior to their first game of the Southeastern Conference Women's Basketball Tournament.
Even though the weather has been bad in Little Rock, Ark., that's not the reason MSU has been waiting.
The Bulldogs finished as the No. 3 seed in the SEC and got a double bye in the quarterfinals so the time off is a reward.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen voted 5-0 to officially walk away from negotiations with Cadence Bank for its downtown headquarters as the new home for the Starkville Police Department.
Like every other small town in America, Starkville has its own distinct and memorable characters whose names are destined to become household words.
A multi-agency effort Tuesday landed at several people in jail on suspicion of various drug charges, according to an Oktibbeha County Sheriffâs Department press release.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen will consider approving the final issuance of $5 million for the Innovation District industrial park at its 5:30 p.m. meeting this evening.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors accepted a bid from Mississippi Asphalt and Paving Contractors (APAC MS) to repair and repave a three-mile stretch spanning Old Highway 12 and New Light Road Monday.
With a new tobacco surcharge in place for university personnel covered by the health insurance plan at Mississippi State University, there is added incentive for giving up tobacco products once and for all.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors will have the chance to review and accept bids for repairs on Old Highway 12 and New Light Road during the boardâs Monday meeting.
Living at the poverty line is not an ideal position for anyone, let alone something people would volunteer for.