Archive | August 6, 2015

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Millington Mayhem returns in September

Star Staff Reports Pokerface Events and New Stars Wrestling (NSW) Owner, Quenton “Pokerface” Williams, has announced the date and location of the Second Annual Millington Mayhem pro wrestling event. “Once again, I am please to announce that the biggest wrestling event to be hosted in Millington will happen on Sept. 19, 2015 at the N-82 […]

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Calendar of Events August 6, 2015

Month of July The Millington Lions Club meets at Olympic Steakhouse in Millington every second and fourth Tuesday at noon. The Lions Clubs works around the world for visually impaired and hearing impaired. The public is welcome to join the Club members and to make additional inquiries. The Millington Optimist Club meets at 6 p.m. […]

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Applications Being Accepted for the Shelby County Citizens’ University

Star Staff Reports The Shelby County Mayor’s Office is now accepting applications for the next session of the Shelby County Citizens’ University, Aug. 20 through Nov. 5. “Citizens get a behind-the-scenes look at Shelby County Government and how their tax dollars are spent,” says Shelby County Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr. The 12-week course will […]

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Public Safety August 6, 2015

 Arrests July 9 – 35 year old Millington male charged with public intoxication; 37 year old Memphis female charged with failure to appear; 52 year old Millington female charged with failure to appear; 53 year old Millington male charged with public intoxication July 10 – 35 year old Millington male charged with failure to appear; […]

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IN TRIBUTE: Hands and Heart Above

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Greatness comes in different shades and sizes. Once you encounter that special something, you realize it immediately. But you don’t truly appreciate that greatness until it is gone. This past week Tipton County lost two wonderful Christian men, husbands, fathers and friends. My uncle David Sellers of Brighton died last Wednesday […]

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Obituary August 6, 2015

KEVIN L. MATTHEWS Kevin L. Matthews, 48 of Memphis passed away July 28, 2015. He graduated from Millington High School. Kevin was a very loving father, son, brother, and uncle. He helped run his family business since 1981 as Vice President of Matthews Towing and Car Care. Survivors include six children, Brittany, Colby, Seth Dalton, […]

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School Board votes to seek additional $750,000 from city for its CIP Budget

By Bill Short The Millington School Board voted this week to request an additional $750,000 from the city to help finance the planned renovation of the Freshmen Academy. Board members took the action Monday night during their regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Chuck Hurt Jr. and seconded by Cody Childress. The motion […]

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Millington Goody's store manager Heaven Mullen poses with Soul Out Ministries founder Carol Jenkins after volunteers loaded the 15-bags of donated clothing.

Goody’s Bags

By Thomas Sellers Jr. In nearly 100 degree temperatures under the bright Millington sun, Soul Out Ministries volunteers Raymond Alexander, Adrian Benton and Tim Posey loaded 15 bags of donated clothes into the SUV of Carol Jenkins. Jenkins, the founder of Soul Out Ministries, was grateful for the work of the three men as she […]

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Holiday Break

What is a Sales Tax Holiday? Sales Tax Holidays begin every year at 12:01 a.m. on the first Friday in August and end at 11:59 p.m. the following Sunday. During this time, Tennesseans can enjoy tax-free  purchases on certain clothing, school and art supplies and computers. What’s Tax-Free? Tax-free items include clothing with a price […]

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Pursuant to the requirements of the Millington Municipal Code, the following information is made known to all interested persons: Jerry Lewis (DBA Relaxed Atmosphere) has applied for a ?Special Use Permit to sell beer at the USA STADIUM, 4351 Babe Howard Blvd, on September 4, 5, and 6, 2015. The Millington Beer Board will meet […]

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