By CARL SMITH
Newly and re-elected county officials will be one step closer to assuming their respective roles after partaking in a swearing in ceremony Thursday morning.
By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
Ms. Gloria Wall Davis, 72, died Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, at the Carrington Nursing Center in Starkville.
Mrs. Mary Adams, 85, died Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, at North Miss. Medical Center in Eupora.
Not long ago, a family friend and reader suggested that I attempt to do a column that would define the concept of comfort food.Â â€śAttemptâ€ť was not the word he used â€“ that vocabulary was of my own choos
Well, I ate entirely too much over the Christmas holiday. On such unspeakable items as a dip consisting of two kinds of cheese to multiple slices of chess pie, I overindulged.
Members of the Starkville Board of Aldermen and Mayor Parker Wiseman will soon join for the boardâ€™s winter retreat, discuss the previous administrative year and develop a strategic plan for 2012.
Despite funding issues and a shortage in equipment, Starkville Fire Department has been able to meet the standards of the Mississippi Ratings Bureau required to obtain a rating of 5, and SFD Chief Rod