October 28th, 2010
STURGIS â€“â€“ The funeral for Mavis Garner will be held today at 1 p.m. at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church in Sturgis with burial in the church cemetery.
The Rev. Ralph Windle will officiate.
JACKSON â€” The Mississippi Supreme Court has thrown out the death sentence given Kristi Leigh Fulgham for her role in the 2003 murder of her husband.
An Oktibbeha County man is behind bars on a burglary charge after he led sheriffâ€™s deputies on a foot chase through a wooded area as they attempted to arrest him Thursday morning.
West Oktibbeha County High Schoolâ€™s 2010 Homecoming celebration will culminate today with the 2010 Homecoming Court presentation to be held at 1 p.m. in the H.D.
Starkville area residents will have the opportunity to select the collage that will hang in a school in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Vying for a spot on the Oktibbeha County School District Board of Trustees as the member at-large is Melvin Harris.
Voters needing to cast absentee ballots for Tuesdayâ€™s general election have just today and tomorrow to do so.
Suicide reported off Lynn Lane Thursday
Starkville Police Department officers responded to a reported suicide on Helen Circle off Lynn Lane on Thursday.
One of the stateâ€™s most recognized and honored prep players has decided to stay close to home when he takes his game to the next level.
The South Panola Tigers may have a quarterback with the last name of Self, but he's far from being selfish.