Archive | October 8, 2015

Ally Hall

Second to None

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 2015 season has been special for Millington Lady Trojan Volleyball seniors Emily Camp, Ally Hall and Ashley Freeze. The trio was a part of Millington finishing second in district and earning a home playoff. On Sept. 29, the season had another special moment when the Lady Trojans swept the Liberty […]

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Among Homecoming festivities, Trojans win big

By Thomas Sellers Jr. So many things were going on last Friday night on the turf of Mooney Bosewell Field, some of the spectators might have been doing double takes. The final regular season home game of 2015 featured Senior Night, Homecoming and even a Chick-Fil-A contest at halftime. There was a game and even […]

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Zach Camp

Football Wrap Up: Week 7

In a come-from-behind fashion, the Brighton Cardinals improve to 4-1 on the season beating the Overton Wolverines 21-18. The seesaw battle started Friday night in Halle Stadium with the Wolverines taking a 6-0 lead courtesy of a Raheem Haynes TD run. Brighton’s Zach Camp gave the Cardinals the lead in the second quarter when he […]

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Soccer Munford v Millington

Preparing for October’s challenges

By Thomas Sellers Jr. October is finally here for the Munford Lady Cougars and first-year Head Coach Dylan Burnett. Under the direction of Burnett the Lady Cougars entered their Sept. 29 contest at Millington with a 7-6-2 record. Despite being just over .500 for the season, Burnett said his squad navigating the tough schedule has […]

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MCHS Homecoming 2015

Green’s Court

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Friday night Millington Central High School held it’s annual Homecoming festivities on Mooney Bosewell Field. While the Trojans were blowing out the Kingsbury Falcons on the field of play, at halftime the Homecoming Court took over. Mark Healy read aloud the 2015 winner was Destinie Green. The senior was crowned by […]

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That is a sure fire way to find out

By Otis Griffin EDITOR’S NOTE: Mr. Otis Griffin is celebrating his birthday Oct. 7. The staff of The Millington Star and his wife Glenda would like to wish him a happy birthday. I can’t say it was a lot fun or enjoyment.  However we had to do it if we wanted to eat and survive.  […]

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David Peel

Auto- renew?

By David Peel Many services online now provide their services on an auto renewal basis. This means that each year your credit card is billed for their services automatically. Examples of auto renewal include satellite XM radio in people’s cars, memberships in various buying clubs, and some warranty programs. Some of these businesses are careful […]

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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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Fire Prevention Week Oct. 5-9

Star Staff Reports Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 5-9. The NSA Mid-South Fire Department has various educational and community outreach events scheduled throughout the week. Monday, October 5:  Sparky and the fire trucks was at the CDC at 10 a.m.  At 3 p.m. at the CDC firefighters did a demonstration to show children what a […]

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Star Staff Reports Shelby County’s Crime Victims Center Hosts Tours and Educational Sessions Counselors at Shelby County’s Crime Victims Center in midtown Memphis want to prevent domestic violence through free educational programs and tours of the center this month, which is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “We have lots of resources available at no cost.  Domestic […]

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