First, thank you for voting to approve and support a municipal school district. As a parent of three children, I’m very excited by the opportunity we have to create something special here. I’m looking forward to August 2014, when we can officially open the doors to a reality that many have worked very hard toward over the past three years. Second, I’d like to address some issues...
By Bill Short
The Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted unanimously this week to lease a building at the Harvell Civic Center to the municipal school system.
Board members took the action Monday night during their regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Thomas McGhee and seconded by Alderman Bethany Huffman.
At a March 24 special called meeting, the Millington School Board voted...
By Thomas Sellers Jr.
Tennessee Army National Guardsman John Townsley is no Tom Hanks.
But like the famed actor, he wanted to draw attention to himself by using his gift. Townsley’s gift might bring to mind a character Hanks brought to life in 1994, Forrest Gump.
“I’ve always had a God-given gift of running,” Townsley said. “I might describe it like Forrest Gump. I was a good...
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