A former business owner in Columbus and Starkville has filed a federal lawsuit against the Mississippi Attorney General's Office and state Board of Cosmetology, arguing the board's regulations impose unfair restrictions and forced her to shut down her eyebrow threading business.
The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors unanimously joined their counterparts in Lowndes County on Monday by asking the State Auditor's Office to investigate East Mississippi Community College's financial decline over the last decade.
Starkville could get an ALDI grocery store and a TJ Maxx department store if Starkville's board of aldermen approve a tax-increment financing plan this evening for the project.
U.S. Army officials stepped off the Airbus tarmac in Columbus Monday morning to fly the 200th Lakota trainer helicopter to Ft. Rucker, Alabama.
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2. Aldermen to consider TIF for retail center on Highway 12 STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
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5. Monday Profile: MSU retiree finds second career among horses STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY