Bettie Gustafson of the Millington Piomingo Chapter, National Society, United States Daughters of 1812 presented the JROTC medal to Cadet Constance Sheppard of the Millington High School Navy JROTC. Also, representing the Jamestown Chapter, National Society Daughters of American Colonist, Bettie presented the JROTC medal to Cadet Jennifer McCullough. Commander Robert Galloway gave high praise for these two cadets. To receive these awards, the recipient must have demonstrated qualities of academic excellence, leadership, military discipline, dependability, patriotism and upright character in speech and habits, which exemplify the ideals upon which our nation was founded. Pictured from left are Steve Sisung, NJORTC Instructor, Cadet Constance Sheppard, Bettie Gustafson, Cadet Jennifer McCullough and LCDR Robert Galloway.
Month of June
-Soul Out Ministries’ nutritional meal are served every Thursday at the Baker Community Center at 7942 Church Street from noon to 1 p.m. The program is a local non-profit organization, tax deductible. Send all donations to Soul Out Ministries 8153 B Street, Millington, TN 38053/ Carolyn Jenkins Founder and CE). For more information, call Jenkins at 949-1675 or e-mail SouldOUTministries2@gmail.com
-The Exchange Club of Millington meets at Old Timer’s Restaurant in Millington at noon every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Guest are always welcomed. For more information, call 872-8888.
-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. the second and fourth Thursday of the month at Old Timers located at 7918 C Street. For more information, call David Adams at 581-4886.
On behalf of Millington Trojan Football Head Coach Chris Michael and the entire Trojan Football Program, you are invited to participate in the annual Trojan Football Classic Golf Scramble. This year’s 4-man Scramble will be held on Saturday, June 11 at Glen Eagle Golf Course.
All of the proceeds will go towards the Trojan Football program and helps us keep down costs to the players, parents, coaches, and the School.
Come out for a day of golf, fun and food. The 15th Annual Trojan Football Classic will tee off at 1 p.m. and their is a cost for the scramble. RSVP by calling Chris Michael at 901-326-1063 (cell) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Scott Percer at 901-652-1646; Tony Johnson at 901-491-2483 or email email@example.com; Chris Denson at 901-606-4510 firstname.lastname@example.org
Local NFL player Greg Hardy will host the Fifth Annual Football & Cheer Camp June 11. The event is hosted by Briarcrest and Ole Miss Alum and NFL Player Greg Hardy (Carolina Panthers and Dallas Cowboys) and the I Go Hard-Y Camps staff. The event is scheduled for Saturday at 9 a.m. for grades first to 12th for football and grades first to fifth for cheer camp. The venue will be USA Stadium in Millington.
Munford Baptist Church located at 1253 Munford Ave., will host 2016 “Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School from June 19-24 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. for kindergarten to fifth grade students. For more information, call 837-6325.
Upper Canaan Missionary Baptist Church Family (located at 9090 Highway 51 North in Millington) is inviting the community to share in their Vacation Bible School held June 15-17, 2016 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The theme is: ‘The Ultimate Climb-Hiking Up to Meet God”. There will be classes for all age levels taught by qualified born again teachers. The Vacation Bible School culminating activities will be Saturday, June 18. The activities entail a Back to School Rally from 11-3 p.m. School supplies will be given to all school-aged VBS participants and a motivational speaker will highlight positive self- esteem and bullying. It will also feature a Game Truck, Moon Bounce, and picnic.
A Clothes-give -away will also take place from 9 a.m. to noon There will be an abundance of items for everyone who stops by to shop.
For more information, call H. W. Vann, VBS Director at 901-872-0673 or Minister Julius Hawkins, Pastor 901-872-6919.
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association, Chapter 1382 meeting will be held at noon Thursday, June 16 at Applebee’s Restaurant, 8472 Highway 51 North in Millington. For more information, call Carolyn Cribbis at 413-7123.