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Lady Rebels looking to repeat

By Thomas Sellers Jr. For the second time in less than 5 years, the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebels entering the season as the reigning Division II-A Softball champions. In 2012, the Lady Rebels returned to State but went 0-2 in Murfreesboro. After winning it all last season, TRA graduated four seniors and return seven players […]

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Trojans begin the Zane Adams Era

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The No. 25 is back in the Millington Trojan dugout. Well, kind of. Trojan Baseball will be led by Zane Adams starting this season. The former Millington standout pitcher wore the numerals 2 and 5 for the black and gold in the early 2000s. After time playing in college for West […]

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Lady Trojans still placing pieces as 2015 season approaches

By Thomas Sellers Jr. How the Millington Lady Trojans progress in the month of March will determine how far they will go in May. Millington veteran Skipper Rick Hearn is targeting April 1 at the date for his young team to take the next step. The Lady Trojans enter the 2015 TSSAA Softball season with […]

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Lady Cougars reach Regional Semifinals with win over Cordova

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 2015 Region 7-3A Basketball Tournaments were scheduled to be held in Munford. The question last Tuesday night was would the Lady Cougars be around to officially host the tournament in the Munford Gymnasium. All Steve Poindexter’s Munford squad had to do was survive a battle with the Cordova Lady Wolves […]

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Great Season

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Since Russ Jones has inherited the Brighton Middle School Lady Cardinal Basketball program, he has experienced championship success. Behind the talents of players like Danielle Collins, Aubree Jones, Makayla Rose, Lamia Udley, Currie McIntyre and Gabby Crawford, Jones has guided Brighton to championships and Sectional appearances since 2012. But this past […]

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Millington standout linebacker signs with school in Arizona

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Since the 2014 football season wrapped up, Millington Trojan Patrick Macon has been racking up all the awards and accolades a standout linebacker should. Arguably one of the best defenders to come through Flag City, Macon was named All-District 14-3A, a Liberty Bowl High School All-Star and to the TSWA All-State […]

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Pictured are Living Waters Book Store Manager Stephanie Moses and Owner Leanna Dagen displaying the Gold Rush that will benefit the Millington Crisis Center all March.

Living Waters will conduct March event to benefit Crisis Center

Star Staff Reports Want some cash? Want to help the community?  You can do both with Dagen’s Living Waters Book Store, located at 4952 Navy Road. Living Waters is sponsoring a “Gold Rush” to benefit the Millington Crisis Center and customers. All unwanted gold and silver bracelets, earrings, necklaces and more whether missing pieces or broken will […]

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How to Avoid an Online Vacation Rental Scam

By Jason Alderman Imagine renting a home on a beautiful beachfront from a trusted website, arriving to start your vacation and finding out you’ve been scammed? This scenario reflects thousands of complaints placed with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) last year involving local vacation rentals. The FTC reports some victims lost money by wiring […]

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Follow Me South

By Josh Gowan Well folks, February has her icy cold fingers wrapped tightly around the throat of the Heartland, and as adept as I’ve become with my snow shovel, I still can’t seem to get her to let go. This is when an outdoor writer has to strap on his literary snow boots and earn […]

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Remember the Sabbath and keep it holy

By Jim Rast Sabbath means ‘rest’ and it is why we call Sunday a ‘day of rest’. For the Lord our Christ arose on Sunday after the Sabbath,  the first day of the week as shown on all world calendars. Saturday is the Sabbath but, we rest in our Lord on the day he arose, […]

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Injury Lawyer Makes a Difference

Injury lawyer David B. Peel has been practicing from his own modest Millington office for 15 years, and making a difference. Handling serious injury accidents, tractor-trailer crashes, deaths and disabilities is much like being “David versus the Goliaths of the insurance industries and trucking firms,” he says. “We make a difference in the lives of […]

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Finally It Is Show Day

By Otis Griffin Saturday was a special day for Rosemark rednecks.  If we had behaved all week and completed our chores (jobs) maybe, just maybe we could go to the Strand Theater picture show in Millington and watch our favorite cowboys catch the black hatted crooks. One of the grown ups would haul us in […]

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Get The Star Any time… Anywhere

Star Staff Reports There’s a new subscription option now available to readers of The Millington Star. We’re excited to now offer a digital subscription that allows readers to access a digital replica of the newspaper online. Access is available via computer, tablet, or mobile device. If you can access the Internet, you’ll be able to […]

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Calendar of Events March 5, 2015

Jenny Redding, Memphis singer and songwriter, recently performed a variety of songs for Young at Heart members at Clopton United Methodist Church in Brighton.  Month of March Free E-File Friday will start Feb. 6 at 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The program will continue until April 10. Sign-up outside starting at 9 a.m. until full […]

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Millington Firefighters rally behind 60-year tradition with MDA, raise $10,025 during 2014 Dill the Boot

Star Staff Reports More than 20 members of the Millington Fire Department and Professional Fire Fighters Association Local No. 3384 raised $10,025.00 during the annual Fill the Boot campaign throughout 2014 to help save and improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease in the Millington area. Muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other […]

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