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MSU Homecoming Game Weekend Guide: October 16-18

Welcome home, Bulldogs! Mississippi State’s 2015 Homecoming is here, and we’re excited to welcome Bulldog fans back to Mississippi’s College Town along with our friends from Louisiana Tech! Read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and dining. You’ll find great information and helpful links for your best game weekend yet… HAIL STATE!   Junior Auxiliary 4th ChiliFest… More

Anatomy of a Downtown Spooky Window

Cooler temperatures are slowly creeping in to Starkville this weekend, and it’s beginning to look a lot like autumn Downtown. Tonight, we are hosting the annual Pumpkinpalooza harvest-fest on Main Street, and our merchants are getting ready with Halloween candy for trick-or-treaters and spooked out window decorations. It takes a lot to turn a mild, maroon-friendly… More

MSU Game Weekend Guide: October 9-11

NEW SOUTH WEEKENDS get SPOOKY beginning with Friday’s Pumpkinpalooza! We’re excited to welcome Bulldog fans back to Mississippi’s College Town for game weekend fun! Read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and dining. You’ll find great information and helpful links for your best game weekend yet… HAIL STATE!   2015 PUMPKINPALOOZA Friday, October 9 6:00 –… More

Pumpkinpalooza Spooks Main Street on October 9

The spook is back! Starkville’s annual Downtown harvest-fest returns to Main Street on Friday, October 9 as part of the New South Weekends series. Plans for the evening of family fun are in full swing as we prepare for one of the community’s most anticipated fall events. This year’s Pumpkinpalooza will welcome the annual MSU… More

Grant Library Hosts Symposium on Fifteenth Amendment

With the general election in Mississippi approaching in November, we are reminded of the importance of the right to vote for all citizens. This week, a program hosted by the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library on campus will focus on the issues surrounding voter rights and commemorate the 145th anniversary of the 15th Amendment to the… More