Johnny Moore quickly left the Oktibbeha County circuit courtroom Friday following a judge's ruling he would not be made mayor of Starkville.
Mayor Lynn Spruill wanted to treat the days leading up to Friday no differently than any of the others since she took office more than a year ago.
A circuit court judge has ruled Mayor Lynn Spruill the victor in last year's mayoral runoff election.
Thursday was, as Emil Lovely described it, time to say goodbye to Beattie Street. Soon it will be time to say hello to Roosevelt Taylor Sr. Drive.
Mississippi State University will host its first dyslexia seminar Saturday geared toward children.
Overstreet Elementary School has a new interim principal after the Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board moved former principal Tim Bourne to a new administrative position at Tuesday's meeting.
For the past two days, it's been hard to miss the gaping hole in the ground, surrounded by traffic cones, concrete barricades and construction crews on the north side of the Highway 12-Spring Street intersection.
Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District has a new five-year strategic plan.
Gerry Logan could hardly contain his emotions when the board of aldermen completed its vote to name him the city's new Parks and Recreation Department director.
Oktibbeha County may have clearance to pave a portion of Longview Road while awaiting federal money to complete the entire project, according to County Engineer Clyde Pritchard.
Giving students the opportunity to learn something new is a big part of helping them discover their own talents.
In 1994, Victor DeNoble anonymously mailed a photo of a lab-tested rat to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, becoming the first whistleblower against the tobacco industry.
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.
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.
Citizens pressed Starkville Housing Authority officials during a Thursday evening forum for details about a proposed land swap development that could see the public housing complex relocated.
Starkville Housing Authority will host a forum Thursday evening on a project to potentially relocate Pecan Acres in a land swap for a new commercial development on Highway 12.
Starkville Internal Medicine is open again on Wednesday after a federal investigation closed the facility on Tuesday.
Starkville aldermen are set to hire a new parks director after interviewing four candidates for most of Tuesday afternoon.
A teenager who was reported missing Tuesday afternoon is safe and with her family, according to authorities.
2. SOCSD board approves administrative moves STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Moore attorney 'disappointed and shocked' by judge's ruling STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Spruill stays: Judge Ford's ruling ends yearlong challenge STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. For the love of music: Sunstroke House concerts draw musicians from across the U.S. COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY