Owen Hardin's week has seen him treated like royalty. Those who know the Starkville High School senior say that's only fitting.
On Monday, OCH Regional Medical Center opened its new Breast Health and Imaging Center near the hospital with a ceremony dedicating the facility to a doctor who hasn't seen a patient in almost seven years.
The city of Starkville is gearing up to begin work on a major infrastructure project in the Pleasant Acres neighborhood after aldermen accepted a bid on the project during Tuesday's board meeting.
Oktibbeha County will soon pave Longview Road in its entirety, thanks to permission the county received from the Office of State Aid to expand the scope of the planned project.
Mississippi State University kicked off Green Week on Monday with a grand opening of its community garden.
When Camille Smith started her junior year of high school, she knew she wanted to help the environment. But it wasn't until she joined the robotics team that she decided to become an environmental engineer.
In his 20 years as a Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics agent, Lt. John Harless has seen his share of "crises" and "epidemics" -- words he said government agencies often apply to negative patterns. However, he said the opioid crisis sweeping across the United States stands out.
Monday was Betty Jones' birthday. It was also the day Starkville Police Department investigators announced they may finally have her killer in custody.
In 2010, forensic DNA analyst Kathryn Rodgers created a DNA profile of the suspect in a 30-year-old sexual assault.
An Alcorn County man's bond has been set at $11 million after his arrest for his connection to Starkville's 1990 Labor Day murders.
Starkville police have arrested a man believed to be connected to the infamous Labor Day murders of 1990.
A Friday afternoon ceremony at Mississippi State University was a chance to honor two things, according to U.S. House of Representatives Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
Two Starkville men are in jail after police arrested them for multiple counts of credit card fraud and conspiracy.
Robyn Havard was sure she'd never get breast cancer. As far as she knew in 2007, she had no family history of breast cancer. She always expected heart disease to be her primary concern and was so unworried about cancer she said she ignored advice to get mammograms.
Oktibbeha County has partnered with an energy audit company in an effort to see what steps it may be able to take to reduce its utility expenses.
Starkville aldermen have voted to narrow down the city's annexation study to one area east of the city for further consideration.
Oktibbeha County supervisors issued a two-day suspension without pay to Road Manager Fred Hal Baggett after more employee complaints against him piled up during a marathon meeting on Monday.
A Starkville man was arrested late last week for embezzling money at Walmart.
Starkville and Oxford's art councils are getting in on the rivalry between the two cities with the first Scrambled Art Bowl to be hosted in November.
1. CAFB parents jailed for neglect of 7-week-old child COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Fit for a king: SHS homecoming king faces challenges with a kind heart, positive attitude STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Renee Sanders named interim executive director for United Way COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Capital murder suspects denied bond COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY