Influenza remains among the deadliest diseases known to living organisms on Earth.
Starkville aldermen approved a $2.7 million-maximum bond package last week that will help workers tend to a growing list of road, drainage and access projects in the next three years.
Mississippi State University students and faculty, as well as local community members, elected officials and businesses are asked to wear and donate denim Wednesday as part of Denim Day, an annual event recognizing Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
Malik Newman needed a minute.
Nothing gets a point across quite like the clanging of a cowbell.
The Starkville Police Department will hold its first ever police academy, a 10-week class aimed at increasing community relations and transparency, for residents this summer.
Starkville will soon take the first steps toward a project that could transform the Highway 12 corridor between Spring and Russell streets.
Two Starkville residents were charged with auto burglary after a single-vehicle accident ended a police pursuit Thursday.
Oktibbeha County has secured federal grant funding for a $4.2 million storm shelter that is expected to house about 3,500 people during short-term storms, Emergency Management Director Jim Britt confirmed Wednesday.
Prosecutors will not move forward with a new murder trial against Willie Jerome Manning, who previously stood accused of killing two women 22 years ago, court documents show.
Three aldermen Tuesday indicated they're willing to discuss Starkville sanitation changes that could generate additional revenues as the department continues to suffer through equipment shortage and repair issues.
A helicopter, fire truck, garbage truck, ambulance, and tractor will be some of the 30-plus trucks and vehicles at this year's Touch-A-Truck event.
Oktibbeha County Emergency Management Director Jim Britt announced he will retire from his post this summer, supervisors confirmed Monday.
Aldermen are expected to authorize two Starkville structures for demolition Tuesday after city inspectors deemed the buildings unfit and unsafe for human habitation.
Starkville's most prestigious office had a peaceful transition Saturday.
Plans to develop the proposed Innovation District's 326 acres of rolling countryside for advanced manufacturing were moving along perfectly until the Golden Triangle Development LINK announced it would walk away from the site because of mounting concerns produced from due diligence studies.
Mississippi State's baseball team made the wrong kind of fashion statement Thursday.
Visitors to the Golden Triangle will find a plethora of fun-filled events associated with Mississippi State University's Super Bulldog Weekend and Starkville's Cotton District Arts Festival, but rain could damper attendance figures.
Three days into her job, Oktibbeha County's new veterans' service officer Ammiana Kenard said Wednesday she's enjoying meeting former servicemen and servicewomen and helping connect them with benefits and assistance they previously did not have.
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