Archive | September, 2012

Souther Raisin: Learning Is Doing It The Hardest Way

By Otis Griffin Daddy had been working at the Millington Government Powder Plant during the war making explosives for the military overseas.  However the plant closed when the agreement was signed ending the conflict throwing Daddy out of a job.  He waited for a period of about six months to hire in at the Naval […]

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Wild & Out

By Thomas Sellers Jr. A little drizzle wouldn’t keep hunters of all ages from attending the 2012 Men and Boys Wild Game Dinner. The annual event went on as scheduled at the Millington First Baptist Church last Monday with several dozen visiting sponsor displays and attending the dinner. Brighton High School students Elijah Stearns and […]

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Public Safety: September 27

Police Reports Arrests September 13 – 28-year-old Brighton man charged with failure to appear. September 14 – 45-year-old Millington man charged with failure to appear; 22-year-old Millington woman charged with worthless checks; 44-year-old Atoka man charged with failure to appear. September 15 – 29-year-old Millington man charged with assault; 43-year-old Millington woman charged with failure […]

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Another Chance: Elio Agulia returns to Millington eatery scene

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Before Another Plate? was placed above the building at 6353 Navy Road, several Millington residents had a question for its new owner. For almost two years international chef Elio Aguila remained a part of the community he had grown to love after the restaruant Neigborhood Bistro closed. His signature Italian dishes […]

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TRA International Homecoming Court

Star Staff Reports Homecoming Week is always something special at Tipton-Rosemark Academy.  Students, parents and alumni celebrate the week with class competitions, homecoming courts and queens, tailgating, alumni events and football. “We have worked hard over the past couple of years to improve and increase Homecoming festivities for our students,” said Alex Hooker, Upper School […]

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Does my child really need a flu shot?

By John V. Pender, Jr., MD To my mind, children six months of age and up need a flu shot, unless they are allergic to egg or have had a severe reaction to the flu shot. A number of years ago during a particularly bad outbreak of flu a mother said that her child received […]

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Taking a Stand: MCHS Band to lose concession stand at end of football season

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Bad news came down last week for the Millington Central High School Band. The program has been on the rebound the last three years under Director Kevin Duncan building up the numbers and competing more. But in order to attend marching events and travel to away football games takes money. And […]

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Lucy residents ask questions about annexation

By Bill Short Earlier this month, Lucy residents asked a number of questions about annexation, ranging from storm water and fire fees to faster police response times. At a Sept. 13 special called meeting, the Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen responded to the questions during a final public hearing on the Lucy annexation referendum. […]

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Millington Arts & Rec Events for October

Continuing in October – The Millington Farmers’ Market is now open for business through October 27th at 5152 Easley Street after two highly successful seasons. In addition to a thriving marketplace, there will also be occasional live music and educational programs on gardening and green living to enhance the destination.  The hours will be on Saturdays from 8:00 AM – […]

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YMCA October Events

Every Tuesday & Thursdays at 11:30a-? Our Seniors get together and play Mexican Dominoes. Bring your lunch and a friend. Call 873-1434 for more info.   October 6th Dog Days of Summer 11a-3p Bring your dog to the YMCA for a pooch plunge in our outdoor pool. Call 873-1434 for more information.   October 22nd […]

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