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NEWS RELEASE: Greater Starkville Development Partnership Seeks Special Events and Projects Coordinator

August 14, 2017

The Greater Starkville Development Partnership (GSDP) is seeking to fill the role of Special Events and Projects Coordinator. This position became vacant following the promotion of Jennifer Prather to Director of Tourism. The Special Events and Projects Coordinator is responsible for establishing and overseeing multiple special events in support of the GSDP which serves the… More

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Announcing our 2017 New South Weekends Schedule

August 2, 2017

New South Weekends — the college football experience in Mississippi’s College Town — is now in its sixth year, and we are proud to present the 2017 lineup of great events, dining, and shopping experiences scheduled for each Mississippi State University home game weekend! Conceived as a way to invite football visitors to stay the… More

Category: Events, Tourism

Starkville Restaurant Week Feature Review: City Bagel Cafe & Italian Bistro

April 18, 2017

The 5th Annual Starkville Restaurant Week is in full swing, and we’re celebrating some of the best culinary experiences Starkville has to offer! We are excited to bring Jay Reed, author of the Eats One Ate food blog, back again this year to share his insights on a few of Starkville’s favorite eateries, sponsored by… More

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Taco Tuesday with Two Brothers… Our 3rd stop through Mississippi’s Culinary Town

May 2, 2017

It’s Taco Tuesday, and we’re excited to share our next stop on Mississippi’s Culinary Town, our video series featuring the best of Starkville’s culinary community along with kid chef, Mark Coblentz, and local food critic, Jay Reed! Take a look at the guys’ adventure with Barton Dinkins, chef at Two Brothers Smoked Meats, and then… More

Category: Community, Culinary

Starkville Restaurant Week Featured Review: Central Station Grill

April 20, 2017

Well, Jay Reed, local foodie and author of the Eats One Ate food blog, has had no shortage of delicious meal options during our 5th annual Starkville Restaurant Week. Earlier in the week, he visited City Bagel Cafe to offer a review of Italian nights, and launch our new video series, Mississippi’s Culinary Town, with local… More

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NEWS RELEASE: Greater Starkville Development Partnership Opens Search for Director of Membership Development

July 27, 2017

The Greater Starkville Development Partnership has formally opened up a search for a Director of Membership Development. “We look forward to adding a member to our team that will bring a dynamic personality and progressive vision to further the great work of The Partnership in moving Starkville forward,” Maynard commented. “Our community is on the… More

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Starkville Earns 67 Best of Mississippi Honors

July 21, 2017

If you haven’t had a chance to browse Mississippi Magazine’s 2017 “Best of Mississippi” reader-voted awards in the magazine’s July/August issue, you are in for a treat! We are so proud of the Starkville community for earning 67 honors! Starkville restaurants, retailers, businesses and happenings received 15 “Best of Mississippi” honors  and 52 “M-List” honors. The… More

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