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India Downs

Obituaries December 24, 2015

INDIA LORENE DOWNS India Lorene Downs, of Fletcher, N.C., born March 24, 1922 in Ethel, Miss.,   died   Thanksgiving Day Nov 26, 2015. Ms. Downs was married Sept 4, 1948 to Alvis Ildefonse Downs Jr in Proctor, Ark. and honeymooned at the Hotel Peabody.  Mr Downs preceded her in death on Nov 4, 2012.After graduating nursing […]

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Lighthouse Float

Merry Christmas ’15

From the streets of Millington to the Naval Support Activity Mid-South Navy Base, the 2015 Holiday Season has seen several highlights. At the Annual Millington Christmas Parade on Dec. 5, Faithlyn Criswell was one of the feature riders in the event. She was featured on the Lighthouse Fellowship float as part of the Kings & […]

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EDU UT Martin graduates 12-24

Local Resident Honored at UT Martin Commencement

Star Staff Reports MARTIN — Leanne Newman (right), of Millington, received one of two Paul and Martha Meek Leadership awards during the University of Tennessee at Martin’s commencement exercises Dec. 12. The Paul and Martha Meek Leadership Award is given to graduating seniors who have demonstrated outstanding qualities of leadership while at UT Martin. Paul […]

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Board OKs engineering firm as consultant for replacement of Raleigh-Millington bridge

By Bill Short 2The Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously approved an engineering consultant for a project to replace the bridge on Raleigh-Millington Road. Board members took the action during their Dec. 14 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Bethany Huffman and seconded by Alderman Larry Dagen. Millington has entered […]

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