The city of Millington and Millington Arts, Recreation, and Parks Department announced the 2013 Holiday Décor winners: Joe & Lila Walker on Newport, Ben & Virginia Hill on Juana Cove, Laney Burton on Bennett Wood Drive, Todd & Yolonda Ledgerwood on Chase Road and local business Millington Flower Shop on Navy Road.
Month of January
Jordan’s Thrifts, Gifts & Java located at 6646 Highway 51 North by Plantation Oaks Hotel will be starting classes on Jan. 6 from 6-8 p.m. for the following classes: Domestic Violence, Shelter from the Storm (Overcoming Sexual Abuse) and Celebrate Recovery (Overcoming Addictions). For more information, call one of these women to sign up as space is limited Lisa Tennyson at 828-2189 or Lainie Hale at 488-0268.
Tops (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) meets on Fridays from 9-11 a.m. at Millington Community Center. Come join us the group to have fun. For more information, call Doris Landerman at 573-8536.
The Exchange Club of Millington meets at Old Timer’s Restaurant in Millington at noon every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Guest are always welcomed. For more information, call 872-8888.
The Understanding Grief Series I presents free worksheets on surviving grief during the holidays. For more information, visit www.chriswmason.com or call C.W. Mason at 743-7705.
City of Munford, The recycling container is located at the south end of Haddad’s Department Store parking lot on Crigger Circle. Only newsprint, corrugated cardboard and plastics are collected at this site. Additional materials are collected at the Tipton County Recycling Center located at the landfill on Highway 51. Computers may be recycled free of charge at Expertek, 70 Munford Avenue.
The worship message at West Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Jan 5 will emphasize the importance of Stewardship. Join use for this useful and powerful message. Morning worship starts at 11:00 am. For more information, call 876-5757 ext 3.
This is the 10th year that the Republican Women of Purpose has been working for the election of Republican Party candidates. Annually, our January meeting honors the seven Republican state legislators from Shelby County who have worked hard to improve the lives of all citizens of our community, and who have become so important to the members of our club. Please join us on January 8, at the Luncheon Meeting at Southwind Country Club at 11 a.m., where Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris, Senator Brian Kelsey, Representatives Curry Todd, Ron Lollar, Jim Coley, Steve McManus, and Mark White will be our special guests with their preview and insight into the upcoming legislative session. Reservations are required by Jan. 3, 2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org. There is a fee for the lunch.
Greenprint – Millington Arts and Recreation: At this meeting Arts and Rec will be discussing the goals and objectives that the group would like to achieve. Examples the department has talked about are linking parks, neighborhoods, and schools; biker friendly passageways; alternative transportation options. etc. The department is inviting the public for the 5:30 p.m. meeting at the Main Auditorium at 7942 Church Street in Millington.