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May 9th, 2015
Mississippi State University held its second spring commencement ceremony Saturday morning as it finished recognizing the 2,600 candidates for spring graduation.
The first round of campaign finance reports for the 2015 county elections show Bart Gregory, Republican candidate in the District 4 supervisor race, has both raised and spent more money than any other candidate. Gregory claimed $7,435 in contributions from January 1 through May 1. He has spent $3,692.65 on his campaign thus far.
The floor of Humphrey Coliseum was filled with graduates ready to embark on the next stage of their life, whether that is more education or the start of what they hope will be a fruitful career.
The Claiborne at Adelaide, a retirement community at 1980 S. Montgomery St., is expected to open its doors by December 2015, according to an email sent by Dori Jenrette, executive director.
Mississippi State University broke ground on two new residence halls and a veterans facility Friday, the university announced.
Mississippi State University will become a national research center for flying drones, the office of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., announced Friday.
The United States Postal Service is encouraging people to place more than just postage in their mailboxes on Saturday.
The National Association of Letter Carrierâ€™s Stamp Out Hunger food drive will be collecting non-perishable food items that are left in mailboxes and and at the Starkville Post Office.
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A trio of Mississippi State University food service employees landed in Oktibbeha County Jail after arrests for their alleged roles in food theft from the university.
At 22, Dallas Oâ€™Bryant already has a booming agriculture business. Double D Farms has been coming to the Starkville farmerâ€™s market for five years bringing a variety of fruits and vegetables, as well as flowers, homemade pasta, jams, jellies and other canned goods.
Area leaders in politics, education and healthcare came together Thursday for a National Day of Prayer ceremony at the Starkville Sportsplex.
The event was an opportunity to pray for the community and the issues citizens face at the local, state and national level, according to event organizer Gwen Sisson.