STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY

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MSU football drives Airbnb boom in, around Starkville

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Bob "Pop" Taylor started using Airbnb for an upstairs apartment above his barn in 2014 as an alternative to renting to college students.

GoFundMe to offer refunds for Vargas campaign

Posted 11/15/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

GoFundMe has announced that it will offer refunds to donors who contributed to a campaign for Lenin Vargas-Gutierrez that is part of an ongoing federal fraud investigation.

Unresolved issues still in play for Oktibbeha industrial park

Posted 11/15/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville's industrial park is coming along well, according to Golden Triangle LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins, but crucial issues to the site's future remain unresolved.

SOCSD invites parents to Thanksgiving: More than 1,800 adult guests expected to eat with students today

Posted 11/14/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Before students were served their lunches on Tuesday, the Henderson Ward Stewart cafeteria staff was still busy putting the final touches on today's menu. The 12-person team stacked trays of pecan pies, hot dinner rolls, gravy and cranberry sauce for the busiest meal of the year.

Faver, Turner ramp up campaigns for judge runoff

Posted 11/14/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

For Lee Ann Turner, the wait to see if she would advance to a runoff in a tightly contested chancery judge race was "certainly not a fun process."

Affidavit: Catholic priest covered up HIV diagnosis, misused donations

Posted 11/13/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville priest is in the crosshairs of a federal investigation into allegations of fraud and has been removed from duty at St. Joseph's Catholic Church.

Starkville reps voice support for restaurant tax increase request

Posted 11/12/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

State representatives last week affirmed their support of Starkville's planned request to the Legislature for a 1-percent increase in food and beverage taxes when the next legislative session begins in January.

Starkville duo's home renovation pilot premieres Sunday on HGTV

Posted 11/9/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

For a Starkville brother-sister duo, a series of "wonderfully weird" coincidences will culminate with the premiere of a new home renovation show on HGTV.

SPD investigating Sprint Mart armed robbery

Posted 11/6/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police are searching for a suspect in a Monday morning armed robbery at a Sprint Mart in south Starkville.

'There's always been partisanship'

Posted 11/6/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Wyatt Emmerich sees a lot of partisanship in the United States as voters head to the polls for midterm elections. Emmerich, a syndicated columnist and editor and publisher of The Northside Sun newspaper in Jackson, told Starkville's Rotary Club on Monday that's not necessarily a new or particularly unusual thing.

Man pleads guilty to weapons charge, avoids trial for sexual battery

Posted 11/5/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man avoided a potential life sentence for sexual battery Friday by pleading guilty in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court to two counts of possession of a weapon by a felon.

Photo: Hyde-Smith visits Starkville

Posted 11/3/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith talks with Ryan Hamrick outside The Mill at MSU in Starkville Saturday. Hyde-Smith, who was appointed to her position when Sen. Thad Cochran retired in April, is running for one of Mississippi's Senate seats in Tuesday's election.

Man arrested for statutory rape, child pornography

Posted 11/3/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man is facing statutory rape and child pornography charges.

Starkville plans to seek state help funding new park

Posted 11/3/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville's board of aldermen is preparing for votes on a pair of resolutions that, if passed, will seek financial help from the Mississippi Legislature as the city prepares to build a tournament-ready park off Highway 25.

Jewish in the Golden Triangle: Although few in numbers, Mississippi Jews do not feel ostracized

Posted 11/3/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Wednesday evening, about 150 people gathered at the Chapel of Memories on the Mississippi State campus for a vigil of remembrance for 11 people murdered in a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania synagogue on Oct. 27 -- an act believed to be the worst attack on Jews in the nation's history.

Man pleads guilty to burglarizing Salvation Army

Posted 11/2/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville man has been sentenced to seven years in prison, with four suspended, after pleading guilty Thursday to burglarizing the Salvation Army.

Tennessee man arrested for sexual battery at Oktibbeha apartment complex

Posted 11/2/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Tennessee man is being held in the Oktibbeha County Jail after his arrest for a reported sexual battery.

'The only way we can get it together is together': MSU students, faculty address hate head-on at vigil remembering Pittsburgh shooting victims

Posted 11/1/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Wednesday's vigil of remembrance at Mississippi State University's Chapel of Memories for Pittsburgh synagogue shooting victims could be described in a variety of ways.

Starkville to add sewer service to Roundhouse Road

Posted 11/1/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Utilities will soon initiate a project to bring sewer service to more than a dozen homes on Roundhouse Road that have lacked it, despite the area being annexed into the city limits 20 years ago.

Man arrested for burglary after victim woke to find him in home

Posted 10/31/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Authorities have arrested a Starkville man after a resident reportedly woke up Tuesday morning to find the suspect in their house.

 

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