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June 10th, 2014
When Yokohama Tire Corporation first set out to build a new plant in the U.S., West Point was among more than 3,000 possible sites the company had in mind.
Mississippians will head to the polls again on June 24 to vote in a statewide Republican U.S. Senate primary runoff between incumbent U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran and challenger Mississippi Sen. Chris McDaniel.
The Greater Starkville Development Partnership (GSDP) has recently added a new member to the organization that will offer local business owners a chance to enhance their services by traveling abroad.
As part of a new partnership between GDSP and Chamber Discoveries, Starkvilleâ€™s Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a trip to the Tuscany region of Italy set for March 10-18, 2015.
An Oktibbeha County man is dead after succumbing to injuries sustained Sunday morning in an alleged aggravated assault.
Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt said 55-year-old Alfonso Blair died late Tuesday afternoon.
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Starkville High School theater teacher Jessica Price spotted an early indicator of Mary Kate Hughesâ€™ chances to win a shot at Broadway.
For two weeks, law enforcement agencies across Mississippi have increased supervision for unbuckled motorists as the Mississippi Office of Highway Safety carried out its annual Click It or Ticket campaign.
The term â€śsummer campâ€ť usually brings to mind images of outdoor activities and campfires, but participants of a new summer program held at Mississippi State this week prefer exploring the world of fashion instead of the great outdoors.
Six-term Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran outpaced challenger Chris McDaniel to carry Oktibbeha County Tuesday in the Republican U.S. Senate primary.
Cochran received 2,613 total votes in the county (66.2 percent) to McDanielâ€™s 1,301 (33 percent), according to unofficial totals. Thomas Carey received 27 votes.
Tim Potts loves Mississippi State University and Starkville, but he loves his daughter more.
Starkville Fire Department will resume providing a vital dive rescue service after a 5-year hiatus, thanks to a $19,400 donation from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.
Fire Chief Rodger Mann said the department provided diving services to the city, county and neighboring communities for a number of years. However, aging equipment forced the department to stop the program.