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Man in custody after MSU shooting report

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A suspect connected to reports of a shooting on the Mississippi State campus this morning was taken into custody, according Chief Communications Officer Sid Salter.

 

ESPN heading to Starkville to air 'Little Egg Bowl'

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Rashid Ghazi knew high school football had compelling story lines.

 

Back-to-School rodeo at MS Horse Park this weekend

Posted 8/26/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Academy Patrons Association will hold their annual Back-to-School Rodeo Round Up at the Mississippi Horse Park from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday.

 

 

Sitel adding 500 jobs in Starkville

Posted 8/26/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Sitel, a customer service provider, will add 500 new jobs to its Starkville call center, the company announced Tuesday.

 

 

Carpenter ousts Crump; Haug heads to Nov. general election

Posted 8/26/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two-thirds of Oktibbeha County's justice court seats are now set after Larnzy Carpenter defeated long-serving District 2 Judge W. Bernard Crump in Tuesday's Democratic runoff election.

 

Holloway will return as SOCSD supe after suspension

Posted 8/25/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway will return to work Sept. 8 following a period of unpaid leave.

 

Oktibbeha justice court judge run-off is Tuesday

Posted 8/22/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Runoff elections for two Oktibbeha County Democratic primaries will be held on Tuesday. Both races are judge positions in the Oktibbeha County Justice Court.

 

 

Health Dept.: Feral kitten in Starkville got rabies from bat

Posted 8/22/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mississippi health officials say a bat was the source of rabies found in a wild kitten this week in Starkville. It is the state's first confirmed case of rabies in a land mammal since 1961.

 

Higgins: New industrial park in works

Posted 8/21/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Golden Triangle Development LINK is narrowing the field of potential sites for a new Oktibbeha County industrial park, but CEO Joe Max Higgins says he expects land acquisition costs to drive the cost above the failed Innovation District's $10 million price tag.

 

Rabid cat discovered in Starkville

Posted 8/20/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The first confirmed case of a rabid land animal in Mississippi since the 1960s has been discovered in Starkville.

 

Wiseman promises veto of board's insurance pick

Posted 8/20/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Mayor Parker Wiseman will soon veto four aldermen's decision to choose the Integrity Group as the city's insurance agent of record Tuesday because the deal costs $149,000 more than the lowest submitted bid and is expected to drive up monthly out-of-pocket rates for employees.

Dueling affidavits filed in Holloway case

Posted 8/20/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An affidavit filed by Starkville-Oktibbeha County School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway against one of his accusers has led to an arrest.

 

Travis Outlaw Day in the Park scheduled for Saturday

Posted 8/20/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The 11th annual Travis Outlaw Day in the Park is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Starkville's McKee Park.

 

Muslim students speak out after FBI arrests

Posted 8/19/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The arrest of Muhammed Oda Dakhlalla and Jaelyn De'Shaun Young sent shockwaves through the region, but some local Muslims say they are not worried about negative pushback from the Golden Triangle community.

 

Starkville aldermen raise sanitation fees

Posted 8/19/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An almost seven-hour Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting yielded motions to raise sanitation rates beginning Oct. 1 and place the city's entire parks and recreation department on probation.

 

 

Weaver-Reese resigns from school board

Posted 8/19/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District trustee Juliette Weaver-Reese resigned her post Tuesday after serving on the school board less than two years.

 

School board could decide Holloway's fate Monday

Posted 8/18/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District trustees could decide the fate of Superintendent Lewis Holloway's continued employment with the district in a special-call meeting Monday, said board President Eddie Myles.

Wynn to introduce new public comment resolution

Posted 8/17/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Ward 2 Alderman Lisa Wynn will introduce a resolution requiring Starkville residents wishing to speak at board meetings to fill out an application for comment time.

Bikers back in Sturgis

Posted 8/15/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Nothing was going to stop Joe and Jo Jo Young from riding their Harley Davidsons into Sturgis on Saturday.

 

Police investigating social media threat against mosque

Posted 8/14/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Alleged threats were reportedly posted on Facebook on Thursday evening.

 

 

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