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July 23rd, 2014

School board to return bond funds - Resolution maintains SSD’s claim to money

July 23, 2014

The Starkville School District Board of Trustees unanimously voted to return nearly $500,000 in old bond funds to the city of Starkville as officials continue working to correct an incorrect fund transfer from the spring.

The board met during a special called session at noon on Tuesday.

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BOA restores clerk’s authority

July 23, 2014

A called Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting Tuesday brought full circle a weeks-long struggle between some board members and City Clerk Lesa Hardin.

County working on GIS objective

July 23, 2014

Pavement repairs are not the only concerns for the county road department.

Repairing and maintaining road signs also proves to be a major challenge.

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Starkville investigating whether contractor harmed private property

July 23, 2014

Joy Callahan used to grow blueberries in her backyard.

She and her husband Dick have lived at 204 Honeysuckle Lane, in the Longmeadow subdivision off of Louisville Street, since 1983. She said that stretch of time grew the maple trees behind her house into a natural fence, furthered by the backyard fences of Elm Street residents and a ditch.

July 22nd

‘Ships coming in - High school football championship games to be played at Mississippi State, Ole Miss

July 22, 2014

The Mississippi High School Activities Association state football championships are hitting close to home.

In fact, it starts right in Starkville’s backyard.

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Supes contract with LINK, OK club ordinance

July 22, 2014

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a contract with the Golden Triangle Development LINK at its meeting Monday, hoping to create avenues for economic development in the area through its relationship with the organization.

District governor addresses local Rotary

July 22, 2014

Paul Bucurel prefers not to take himself too seriously.

July 21st

SSD to act on bond funds - Board calls special meeting set for noon Tuesday

July 21, 2014

The Starkville School District Board of Trustees will hold a called meeting at noon Tuesday at the Greensboro Center to respond to the Starkville Board of Aldermen’s resolution asking SSD to return nearly $500,000 in surplus bond money so the city can reprocess the money and give it back to SSD properly.

SPIRIT OF OKTIBBEHA: Poe appreciates Starkville’s history, beauty, people

July 21, 2014

Before Bill Poe was Jeremiah Dumas’ campaign manager, he was his friend.

July 18th

Perkins fails in effort to fire city clerk - Majority of aldermen oppose termination motion in executive session on Tuesday

July 18, 2014

An alderman’s attempt to terminate City Clerk Lesa Hardin in executive session failed on Tuesday, according to information Starkville Daily News received from city officials on Thursday.

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