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November 12th, 2014

SCT to perform ‘A Party to Murder’ starting Thursday

November 12, 2014

Four local actors will make their Starkville Community Theatre debut on Thursday when “A Party to Murder” opens at the Playhouse on Main.

November 11th

Game days a challenge for police

November 11, 2014

Starkville Police Chief Frank Nichols has never seen anything like Mississippi State University’s current football success.
Nichols, a Starkville native, has served on the police force since 1992 — a time that includes several strong seasons, including a 1998 SEC West Division Championship season and a 10-2 season in 1999.

FUMC to host annual holiday bazaar Thursday

November 11, 2014

First United Methodist Church’s Annual Christmas Handworks Bazaar will return for its ninth year on Thursday.
The bazaar, which will feature 40 booths of Mississippi artisans, will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the church’s Christian Life Center.

Fundraising begins for Unified Egg Bowl

November 11, 2014

On Nov. 19, long before Mississippi State University journeys to the University of Mississippi in Oxford for the Egg Bowl, each school will send football teams of a another kind to MSU’s campus for a different kind of Egg Bowl.

Habitat director speaks on benefits of home ownership

November 11, 2014

Many have stories about the difference Habitat for Humanity can make, including Starkville Rotary Club President Michelle Amos.

November 10th

Officials advise caution with home heating

November 10, 2014

Fire officials are advising the public to use care when heating homes as autumn’s temperatures continue to drop for the winter.
According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), in 2011, heating fires accounted for an estimated 53,600 home fires across the U.S. Those fires led to 400 deaths, 1,520 injuries and $893 million in direct property damage.

Three injured in weekend wreck

November 10, 2014

Three people were hospitalized Saturday night after a two-vehicle collision on Highway 25.
Mississippi Highway Patrol Sgt. Criss Turnipseed said the accident happened about 7:15 p.m. when a northbound 1997 Buick Riviera crossed over the median and struck a southbound 2013 Honda Civic. The collision happened south of the Highway 25-Longview Road intersection.

Adams welcomes all to City Hall with smile

November 10, 2014

It’s hard for any visitors to Starkville City Hall, especially those who go in the morning on most days, to miss Mary Adams.

November 7th

Thompson sentenced to 40 years

November 7, 2014

Dennis Thompson, a 22-year-old Starkville resident who jurors convicted of murder and three counts of aggravated assault last week, received a 40-year sentence in the Mississippi Department of Corrections Thursday in a sentencing hearing in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.

Homecoming parade route announced

November 7, 2014

Mississippi State University has adjusted its route for the Homecoming parade at 5:30 p.m. today compared with previous years, keeping parade traffic localized to campus with no city streets blocked.

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