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Public Safety January 21, 2016

City Court Reports December 22, 2015 Fines Raymond J. Alexander Jr. – 7866 Sallie Road, Millington, public intoxication, $50 fine plus cost, criminal trespass, $50 fine plus cost Brian K. Alexander – 1002 Mitchell Street, Covington, driving while license suspended/revoked/ cancelled, $150 fine plus cost, speeding, $50 fine plus cost Marcus M. Bradford – 4836 […]

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Retirees Need a “Longevity Strategy”

The late, great Yogi Berra supposedly said it: “The future ain’t what it used to be.” And the same could be said of retire- ment. Due to several factors, such as advances in health care, today’s retirees are living longer, more active lives than their predecessors. In fact, you could spend two, or even three, […]

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Obituary January 21, 2016

SANDRA QUICK Sandra Quick, 70, of Millington, went to be with our Lord on Jan. 9, 2016. She was home with her loved ones caring for her at the time of her passing. Sandra was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and friend. She is survived by her husband, Robert Quick; mother, Doris Gaither; […]

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Calendar of Events January 21, 2016

Month of January 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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Board approves applications for TIP funding from MMPO

By Bill Short The Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously adopted a resolution to apply for Transportation Improvement Program funding from the Memphis Metropolitan Planning Organization. Board members took the action during their Jan. 11 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Thomas McGhee and seconded by Alderman Bethany Huffman. The […]

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Members of the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebel fifth and sixth grade team pose for a picture last Friday night with NBA All-Star Zach "ZBo" Randolph on the TRA campus. The Lady Rebels won the game that night against Lausanne dedicating the contest to the memory of Lauren Moody.

Night dedicated to Lauren Moody ends with a victory and special guest

Star Staff Reports Last Friday night, the Tiipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebel fifth and sixth grade team played Lausanne. The Lady Rebels dedicated the game to the memory of the late Lauren Moody. The players wore purple bands on their jerseys. It was a really close game at the end. Hal time the score was 14-6. […]

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Pray, Sing & Dance

The 10th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration presented by St. Mark M.B. Church was held in the Millington Harvell Civic Center Monday morning. The event filled with special guests like guest speaker Rev. Dr. Christopher B. Davis helped pay tribute to the legacy of King and keep his vision for the future […]

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Take Fire Safety Seriously During Cold Weather Months

NASHVILLE – Forecasters expect a significant winter storm to sweep across Tennessee this weekend that could cause power outages, traffic delays and numerous safety risks.  Ahead of the storm’s arrival, the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office is reminding Tennesseans that it’s crucial to keep fire safety in mind during the winter months. “Ice, snow and […]

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Be prepared for snowy and icy weather 2016

Winter Storm Warning  The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Shelby County.  The warning goes into effect at midnight and continues through 9 p.m. tomorrow.    “We’re expecting snow and strong winds, which will make driving hazardous. Our staff will be coordinating the response efforts with the Memphis Office of Emergency Management,” […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Alan Cross Day set for Feb. 2

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The plans for a Alan Cross Day have been announced. On Feb. 2, the Millington VFW Post 7175 will host the former Millington Trojan and University of Memphis standout. Cross was All-Region linebacker and long snapper for the Trojans. He won 2011 Millington Star Athlete of the Year Award for his […]

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