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Committee of 100 Spotlight: Phillips Financial

Why did you join the Committee of 100? Starkville has been home to Phillips Financial since 1982 (38 years). This community has been good to us and we hope to be good for Starkville. What does the Starkville community mean to you and your business?  Starkville, as a community, is more like … [Read more...]

Committee of 100 Spotlight: Larry Mullins, CFP

Why did you join the Committee of 100? As an original member I joined the Committee of 100 to become more involved in the Partnership and to gain a better understanding of how the Partnership works. As a result I have been afforded the opportunity to serve in a number of capacities including a … [Read more...]

Committee of 100 Spotlight: Lucius Insurance Agency, LLC

Committee of 100 Spotlight: Lucius Insurance Agency, LLC Q: Why did you join the Committee of 100? - I wanted to show my support to the Partnership and Starkville Community for the reason that I believe in the work they are doing to make this city a vibrant and exciting place to live, work, … [Read more...]

Nominations Sought for Partnership Annual Awards Banquet

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Do you know of an exemplary business or individual who you believe represents some of the best Starkville has to offer? The annual awards banquet of the Greater Starkville Development Partnership is a great way to honor member businesses, individuals and stakeholders who have … [Read more...]

Innovation Challenge returns for second year to foster young entrepreneurs in Starkville

The Greater Starkville Development Partnership and Center for Entrepreneurship and Outreach, CEO,  in the College of Business at MSU are once again collaborating to bring the Innovation Challenge competition to Oktibbeha county students grades 6-12. Sponsored by International Paper, the contest … [Read more...]


The Partnership held its 2019 Annual Awards Banquet at The Mill Conference Center on Tuesday evening, January 29. Each year, the Banquet highlights successes and milestones of the Partnership’s program of work from the previous year. During the event, an impressive slate of annual awards is … [Read more...]