Starkville may consider swap to garbage bins

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville may consider switching from providing garbage bags to residents in favor of 96-gallon tip carts after Starkville Sanitation and Environmental Services Director Calvin Ware and Mayor Lynn Spruill floated the idea during a Board of Aldermen work session on Friday.

MSU to cut concession prices 25-60 percent at this season's sporting events

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

When Mississippi State fans attend games this year, they'll notice a dramatic change in what they pay for things like sodas, hot dogs and nachos.

Ask Rufus: A potpourri of history

Posted yesterday in Local Columns

I have been writing this history column for eight years now and even though there are topics I have covered in several columns, I still have people ask me, "why don't you write about that topic or tell that story?"

Taking command: From small town Mississippi to the military's world stage

Posted yesterday in Community

As a senior at Aberdeen High School in the spring of 1994, Scott Rowe was named "Most Likely to Succeed." The honor has proven prophetic many times over.



Cameron Miller

Arrest report 7-15-18 |

Mississippi updating voter registration deadline for runoffs |

Higher education commissioner plans 13-stop listening tour |

Hyde-Smith collects $1.6M; McDaniel unveils list of policies |

Couple arrested after allegedly going on shopping spree with friend's debit card |

As officials push public housing relocation for Pecan Acres, residents seek answers |

County: Columbus owes $74K after parks split |

CHS teacher convicted of child exploitation out on bond during appeals process |

Arrest report 7-13-18 |

Families meet in Mississippi a year after 16 died in crash |



Mississippi reports first West Nile virus case in 2018 |

Business Moves with Mary: La Quinta open in Columbus; Starkville gets new Italian restaurant |

Pecan Acres forum set for this evening |

Man charged with shooting 13-year-old |

Two downtown businesses up for sale |

Study: Columbus losing $1B in retail revenue to other areas |

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