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March 6th, 2015

Young area woman tapped by ‘The Voice’

March 6, 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 “The Voice” aired and she began a journey working with her coach Pharrell Williams.

March 5th

MSU women return to the court for the SEC Tournament

March 5, 2015

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.

March 4th

City moves on from Cadence deal

March 4, 2015

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.

Remembering Carole on her 73rd birthday

March 4, 2015

Like every other small town in America, Starkville has its own distinct and memorable characters whose names are destined to become household words.

Drug busts yield several arrests on Tuesday

March 4, 2015

A multi-agency effort Tuesday landed at several people in jail on suspicion of various drug charges, according to an Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department press release.

March 3rd

BoA to talk bond issuance, insurance agent

March 3, 2015

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.

Supervisors accept bid for New Light Road repairs

March 3, 2015

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.

Smokers face future insurance surcharge

March 3, 2015

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.

March 2nd

Supervisors to see repair bids

March 2, 2015

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 board’s Monday meeting.

Holmes works to bring Starkville charities together

March 2, 2015

Living at the poverty line is not an ideal position for anyone, let alone something people would volunteer for.

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