Paulo Salazar

About Paulo Salazar

Paulo comes to us from San Antonio, Texas. He graduated from Mississippi State University in 2007 and loves his MSU Bulldogs. Paulo has been with WCBI News over four years and curerently serves as the Weekend Anchor and weekly reporter. To contact him feel free to email him at paulosalazar@wcbi.com or follow him on twitter @paulosalazar34.

Area Businesses Gear up for Game Day

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Local business are hoping to capitalize off of football fans in Starkville.

With thousands flooding the City of Starkville local restaurants, shops, and corner stores have been gearing up all week.

A recent study showed that in 2009 football fans spent close to $9.6 million dollars in Starkville generating almost $450,000 in tax revenue.

That’s a big payday and local leaders and business owners are hoping to see higher numbers this year with the added interest in MSU Football.