When I picked up a hitchhiker named John last Friday on Highway 82, I never dreamed what a stir he and I would cause in the community.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen was scheduled to interview the final candidates for a seat on the city school district’s Board of Trustees Thursday night, but instead delayed the appointment process due to questions over the eligibility of one of the candidates.
The Starkville Police Department is searching for a woman suspected of using a Missouri woman’s debit card last month to purchase items at Wal-Mart on Highway 12 West.
School officials took no action Tuesday night on the proposed uniform policy for students of the Starkville School District.
Pet owners in Starkville could soon face some new regulations.
The Starkville Fire Department plans to release an official cause of the fatal Academy Crossing Apartments fire by the end of the week, Chief Rodger Mann said Tuesday.
Late Friday morning I happened to be cruising west on Highway 82 out of Columbus when, on the side of the road, I saw a solitary figure with a bag at his feet and his thumb in the air.