Archive | October 29, 2015


Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday Nov. 1, 2015

Star Staff Reports Remember to turn your clocks back one hour Saturday night. Daylight Saving Time officially ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1.  “We also remind citizens to replace the batteries in all smoke and carbon monoxide detectors this weekend.  We want everyone to stay safe,” said Dale Lane, Director of the Shelby […]

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Trojan hall of fame 2015

BREAKING NEWS: MCHS’ third Hall of Fame Class announced

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The administration of Millington Central High School has announced the members of the 2015 Hall of Fame Class. Entering the MCHS Athletic Hall of Fame this year will be Tony Dumas, Steve Hendricks, Jack Turner, The Boatwright Family and the 2007-08 Millington Lady Trojans Basketball team. The third class will be […]

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THE INTERCEPTION: Brighton safety Deavius Terry looks the ball into his hands during fourth quarter action Friday night against rival Munford. Terry's pick in front of Cougar Dakota Hope set up a touchdown for the Cardinals in their comeback to win 24-20.

Brighton’s climb back to the top now includes win over previous unbeaten Munford

  By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Munford Cougars have traveled the road the 2015 Brighton Cardinals are currently navigating. In 2014 the Cougars just kept winning and surprising opponents having a chance to win the District 13-3A title in the final week of the regular season. Entering this campaign some experts expected a solid record […]

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2015 Munford Lady Cougar Soccer run

Lady Cougars come up short in Region showdown with Bartlett

By Thomas Sellers Jr. A majority of those exiting the Munford Stadium Oct. 20 felt the team who played better saw its 2015 soccer season come to an end. In the Region 7-3A Soccer Semifinal, the Bartlett Lady Panthers traveled to Tipton County to take on the District 13-3A champion Munford Lady Cougars. Head Coach […]

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Pro Nail 6

Polish.Girl.Nail.Cafe looks to pamper in and out

By Thomas Sellers Jr. MEMPHIS — The owner of Polish Girl Nail Cafe is simply known as Wynter. Since moving from Chicago, Wynter’s goal of finding the ideal location for a perfect get away in Shelby County during any season took some years. After two tries, Wynter and her team moved into their current location […]

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Around the World Hales

Hale of a Trip

AROUND THE WORLD: Millington couple Bruce and Tricia Hale recently took a family vacation to Santa Rose Beach in Florida. The Millington Star featuring some of Bruce’s photos from the recent Air Show also made the trip to the sunny beach. The Hales made the trip with two of their children and three grandchildren.

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David Peel

Phone Scams to Watch Out For

By David Peel It seems like every year, there is another scam or two out there. Here are a few to be aware of. Share this with others and be sure to warn any seniors that might be targeted. 1.    Bank Calls: Someone calls saying they are from the bank and that there has been […]

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Bread Comes Out of the Ground

By Otis Griffin Does everyone realize that we live in the greatest country in the whole wide world?  Despite the fact the guv’mint does its dead level best to mess it up. But wait, it don’t stop there.  We live in the wonderful, blissful South so that makes us rednecks the most smartest inhabitants in […]

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The Art of the S.M.A.R.T. Goal (Part 5)

By Mike T. Smith No kid ever says, “When I grow up I just want to take what life gives me. The goal is survival.” Nope, that has never happened. Kids are dreamers. They’re goal setters, but as the years pass we lose sight of goals and become content (notice I didn’t say happy) with […]

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Public Safety

Public Safety October 29, 2015

Fire Reports Fire other Oct. 11 – 4833 North End Cooking fire Oct. 9 – 7822 U. S. Highway 51 North Motor vehicle accident with no injuries Oct. 8 – Wilkinsville Road and Glencoe Oct. 11 – 7170 U. S. Highway 51 North Oct. 14 – U. S. Highway North and Babe Howard Emergency medicals/assistance […]

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