Archive | September 17, 2015

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New Drug Cases

By David Peel It seems that every time you turn on the TV there’s another lawyer’s firm advertising for another kind of drug case. If the whole thing seems scary, it’s because it is. Even the pharmaceutical companies run commercials that list many side effects. Here is a partial list of current drugs that are […]

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Calcium & Bone Health

By Thelma Ledford We are taking calcium supplements believing that we will not have osteoporosis. But, is this the only thing we must be concerned with in the building of bones? As important as calcium is, it is not the only bone-building mineral. Don’t forget vitamin D! It is extremely important for calcium absorption, but […]

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Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play Opens Sept. 18

By Jane Lester of Playhouse 51 It’s been a long time coming, but the cast and crew of Playhouse 51’s Vintage Hitchcock is pumped, ready, and downright excited to open tomorrow night (September 18) at 7:30 at Harvell Civic Center for a two-weekend run, Sept. 18-20, 25-27.  The show is sponsored by Ritter Communications. This […]

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Calendar of Events September 17, 2015

Month of September 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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Obituary September 17, 2015

WILLIAM ‘BILL’ BROYLES BARTLETT William D. Broyles (Bill), loving husband, devoted father, faithful friend, follower of Christ, and patriot, died Sept. 8, 2015. Bill Broyles proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps, retiring a Master Gunnery Sergeant with 22 years of honorable service. He continued public service after his retirement, working first for the City […]

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Shelby County Government Simplifies Process for Utility Assistance

Star Staff Reports People who need help from Shelby County Government to pay their utility bills now have a more convenient way to apply for assistance. Individualized appointments will be scheduled for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Crisis Utility Assistance services. “We continue to look for more efficient ways to serve […]

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Next Market@thePark set for Oct. 3

Star Staff Reports Market@thePark is an outdoor event, with a variety of products and handcrafted items available for purchase. There will also be  live music, as well as  food vendors, on hand to make for a thoroughly enjoyable shopping experience.  It will be at Aycock Park in Millington (just off Raleigh Millington Road) on Saturday, […]

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Three ordinances update parking requirements, create ‘overlay’ zone, Planned Industrial District

By Bill Short The Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously passed three ordinances on final reading this week that update parking requirements, create an “overlay” zone and a Planned Industrial District. Board members took the actions during their Sept. 14 regular monthly meeting shortly after a public hearing was conducted on each ordinance. All […]

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Rosemark County Fair coming Sept. 26

A Country Fair at Rosemark will be held Saturday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be farm equipment, antique cars, food vendors, bee exhibit, livestock, wind power/solar information, live entertainment, artists, 4-H, home and garden exposition and more. For more information and a H&G Expo schedule, visit: www.rosemarkhistoricdistrict.com, Rosemark Historic District […]

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International Goat Days 2015

By Thomas Sellers Jr. 20-month old Bartlett resident Harper Burress prepares for her takes balloon swing against her 7-year-old brother Brantley Friday evening at Goat Days held at USA Stadium. The 26th International Goat Days Festival was held this past weekend at the historic USA Stadium in Millington. The opening ceremony brought out hundreds Friday […]

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