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Cougars run away with the 2015 M&M Bowl

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The score of 41-13 might have motivated the Munford Cougars entering the 2015 M&M Bowl at Mooney Boswell Stadium. JR Kirby’s Cougars stuck to the game plan of power running and eating up the clock to defeat the rival Millington Trojans 41-18. Munford (2-0) ate up nearly 8 minutes of clock […]

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Area Football Wrap Up: Week 1

Photos By Laura Drew Holmes/Special to The Millington Star The Brighton Cardinals opened the 2015 season Friday night at home against MAHS with a 49-6 victory sparked by the running of No. 32 Zach Camp. The Cardinals also got solid play from players like Cameron John. The Cardinals return to action this week at home […]

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Trojan senior duo light up the sky on opening night with love

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Love was in the air Friday night in Millington. No it wasn’t a fuzzy feeling or an emotion that filled the Flag City sky as the Bolton Wildcats arrived in town. Despite the buzz from passionate Millington Trojan Football fans in the Millington Football Stadium stands, the love in the air […]

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Pass vs. Run in 2015 M&M Bowl

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 2015 M&M Bowl will be a battle of two offensive strategies. It will be Munford’s power running attack behind an established offensive line against the veteran passing game of Millington’s Eldon Tyms. Tyms has already participated in two M&M Bowls against rival Munford. When the Cougars come to town this […]

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Brighton opens season with three-set win over Millington

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Millington Lady Trojans are preparing to take on a new league in 2015. So to get ready, Millington Head Coach Jenna Harper invited old, area foe the Brighton Lady Cardinals to town for the season opener for the volleyball season. On Aug. 17, the Lady Cardinals outlasted the Lady Trojans […]

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NEWS ALERT: Officers identified in the missing money case

Star Staff Reports The Millington Police Department officers alleged to be involved in the missing money have been identified. Tully Reed was fired from the force, and Charles Coleman will soon be. It is alleged more than $20,000 was found at the home of a Millington resident who passed away of natural causes. The money […]

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BREAKING NEWS: City of Millington responses to TBI Investigation into MPD

Star Staff Reports Courtesy of City of Millington While the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation conducts its investigation, the City of Millington has begun a thorough examination of the practices of the Millington Police Department. “I have the greatest respect for those who serve in law enforcement,” Millington City Manager Ed Haley said. “It is a […]

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Road Name: Armour Road BETWEEN Gunn Road and Kerrville-Rosemark Road Will be CLOSED for Drainage Improvements from Monday, August 31st thru Wednesday, September 2nd Description and Detour Routes: Armour Road will be closed near the 8700 block. Northbound Armour Rd traffic can turn west onto Gunn Road, then north on Center College Southbound Armour Rd […]

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What’s Going On At The Playhouse?

By Jane Lester Things are busy at Harvell Civic Center, 8077 Wilkinsville, as Playhouse 51, Millington’s Community Theater, prepares for its 12th season. First, rehearsals are in the final stages for Vintage Hitchcock : A Live Radio Play by Joe Landry opening Friday September 18. The show was postponed from June due air conditioning problems […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Chief Tennant resigns from MPD

Star Staff Reports Millington Police Chief Frank Tennant resigned Tuesday morning and two other officers will be released from their duties, after nearly $10,000 came up missing earlier this year from the property room at the Millington Police Department. The Millington Board of Alderman held a closed-door executive session with their attorney Monday night and […]

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Gas Construction to Impact Millington Road Traffic Beginning Aug. 31

Star Staff Reports On Aug. 31, MLGW will begin a gas system improvement project on a 12-inch underground pipe along southbound Millington Road at Fite Road. Ongoing construction is planned for approximately six weeks, Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., though work could continue into later hours. MLGW crews will be directing […]

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Life after Gables: Covington’s Poindexter ruins Munford season opener

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The last time the Munford Lady Cougars took the court without a Gable suiting up…George W. Bush was president. Also, current No. 1 player in golf Jordan Spieth was 13 years old. And American Idol with host Simon Cowell was the most watched show in America. The year was 2006. In […]

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First South Financial ranked a Top 50 Healthiest Credit Union

Star Staff Reports For the second year in a row, First South Financial Credit Union was named one of the Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America by DepositAccounts, the largest and most comprehensive online consumer banking publication in the U.S. Of 6,655 federally insured credit unions, First South ranked No. 48 in America and […]

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Financial Aid Tip of the Month, August 2015

Star Staff Reports You should know these financial aid terms As high school seniors and their parents begin the college financial aid process, they may find themselves faced with unfamiliar terms. This short glossary from KHEAA may help. ·         Conversion scholarship/loan. This type of scholarship requires students to provide certain services. If they don’t provide […]

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Getting Your Home Ready to Sell

By Nathaniel Sillin As the economy improves, today’s sellers are facing a very different environment than they were before the housing market stumbled in 2006. Today’s housing market features new procedures and standards, not the least of which are continuing borrowing hurdles for prospective buyers. If you are thinking about a home sale in the […]

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