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August 21st, 2014
For Boys and Girls Club of Starkville Unit Director Antoine Walker, the last two weeks have been a chance to adjust to his new surroundings, if not a new job.
Garage sale items covered the stage and lined two walls of the First United Methodist Churchâ€™s Christian Learning Center on Wednesday as volunteers were still bringing in more items by the truckload.
All of these items will be for sale during the Missions Garage Sale at the church on Friday and Saturday.
Rue21 will open one of its largest stores in the state at Starkvilleâ€™s University Square Shopping Center Nov. 6, combining four of its store concepts into the former location of the Sears Hometown Store.
Starkville aldermen gave city utilities the go-ahead Tuesday evening to implement an automatic metering program that aims to both make the utilities more efficient and improve the customer experience.
The first draft of Oktibbeha Countyâ€™s comprehensive plan is complete and supervisors will now have time to review it and suggest changes.
It was bittersweet Monday night as the Pilot Club of Starkville honored longtime member Molly Howard.
Monday was Howard's last meeting before she retires to Georgia to be closer to her family, said Allyson Leitner, Pilot Club president.
ZZ Top will perform at Mississippi State University's Humphrey Coliseum Oct. 30, bringing its famed beards, spinning guitars and Top 40 hits to the Starkville community.
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Mississippi State University took its first step towards two new residence halls and a new G.V. "Sonny" Montgomery Center for America's Veterans facility Monday, fencing off parking lots to prepare to demolish Evans Hall this fall.
Starkville Bridges out of Poverty Board of Directors President John Breazeale told the Starkville Rotary Club Monday he gets confused when he looks at Mississippi.
The confusion, as Breazeale described it, stemmed from the Jekyll-and-Hyde nature of Mississippiâ€™s nation-leading charitable giving and the stateâ€™s lagging behind the rest of the country in many poverty-related areas.
Thomas Haffey came to Sturgis looking to create a documentary on The Rally, an event for motorcycle enthusiasts held there Friday and Saturday.