Not Your Average Bar A Scooba, Mississippi native, Polly Briggs graduated from Mississippi State University with a marketing degree in 2005. She always knew that she wanted to open her own business. Briggs’ passion for skincare pushed her to become a licensed esthetician in 2017. Polly Briggs saw an opportunity to provide amenities in Starkville that had not been offered previously. The Beauty Bar’s local operation and … [Read more...]
Maroon & Co.
Mississippi State University is well represented on the shelves of Maroon & Company. Founder, Wyatt Craig, has always had a business mind because of his family’s establishment in Natchez, Mississippi. Sports Center has provided the city of Natchez with outdoor and sporting equipment since 1946. With a similar idea, Wyatt and co-founder, Amber Kay Logan, decided to create a Mississippi State experience with more exclusive … [Read more...]
Home Store Furnishings
Does your room feel like something is missing? Would it feel more complete with the perfect rug, a spacious couch or new entertainment center? Visit Home Store Furnishings in Starkville, located on Highway 12 next to Owens Outfitters and Umi. The store provides customers with expert help on finding the perfect pieces for their homes. The latest styles are always available at Home Store Furnishings. No matter the room, Home Store … [Read more...]
Fleur de Lis
Founded in 2013, Fleur de Lis has offered home décor, sorority-themed items, and beautiful floral arrangements to the Starkville area for over 7 years. The business prides itself on supporting the area by offering Mississippi-made products. A few of these local artists include Deena Hunt and Karen Tiffin who provide woodwork, pillows, and spirit beads. “We have lots of neat, locally-made products,” said Fleur de Lis owner, Joni … [Read more...]
One Stop Cycling Shop Since 2008, Boardtown Bikes has been there to offer citizens of the Golden Triangle its expertise on all things cycling. The professional staff at Boardtown Bikes has an unmatched knowledge on the subject, and they offer many services. Trained technicians assist customers with basic and major tune-ups, washes, overhauls, and individual adjustments. The local business encourages customers to get a bike fitting in … [Read more...]
The Flower Company
Vibrant arrangements with the perfect design touch from Whitney Wofford and her team at The Flower Company will brighten anyone’s day. Wofford is in partnership with Welch Funeral Home, her family’s business here in Starkville. After working under another owner of The Flower Company, Wofford bought the business and made it her own. Add life to any occasion with a spectacular floral display. The Flower Company lends its services … [Read more...]
Disc and That
Disc and That in Downtown Starkville is your one stop shop for all things disc golf. Since December 2021, Andy Hunt has shared his passion for disc golf with the Starkville community. Andy realized there were not many stores that sold accessories for disc golf and, with the sport on the rise, thought Starkville was the perfect location for a store dedicated to the sport. Fun fact: Disc and That is one of only three disc golf stores in the … [Read more...]
Liza Tye & Co.
When you walk into Liza Tye & Company on Highway 12 in Starkville, you see tables stacked high with goodies from all over the state of Mississippi and beyond. The air is filled with the scent of Kitten Britches candles made in Eupora, and soft classical plays through the speakers creating a peaceful environment for shoppers. Liza Tye is a special type of business because it rents space to vendors who sell their items … [Read more...]