Archive | January 26, 2017

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Back to the Lab: Cardinals remain unbeaten in league, preparing for next rounds

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Stan Gatlin has earned the nickname the “Mad Gatter” for building championship and record-breaking teams at Millington, Southwind and Brighton. Last season Gatlin’s Brighton Cardinals finished one win away from reaching the 20-victories mark. A couple of District 13-3A games got away last year that would have assisted the total. Coming […]

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Coming Together: Munford & Millington celebrate Dr. King

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The rescheduling of the Millington vs. Munford basketball doubleheader from Jan. 9 to Jan. 16 gave Munford High School Principal Dr. Courtney Fee and administration a chance to do something special. The faculty and students were on board quickly to organize the Munford High School Remembers the Legacy of Dr. Martin […]

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Readers Choice Woman of Year

2017 Readers’ Choice Woman of the Year: Baker’s recipe for success hard work and communication

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Dianne Baker appeared busy from greeting and organizing Millington Area Chamber of Commerce luncheons to ribbon cutting events throughout 2016. And those close to her know the executive director of the Millington Chamber was busier behind the scenes. For her hard work in and out of the spotlight, Baker was voted […]

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David Peel

The Old Ways

By David Peel It strikes me that today consumers feel very modern but are actually just re-creating what existed 100 years ago. Let’s take exercise for example. The modern consumer will pay $20 a month to join a club that is filled with machines. They will drive their 5000-pound fuel-burning car to that gym, then […]

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Calendar of Events January 26, 2016

Month of January *The Millington Crisis Center has a continual need of personal care items: soap/shampoo/conditioner/deodorant men’s & women’s/toothpaste & feminine products. The Center is also starting a new project to help folks learn to read and speak English.  Also the Center is looking for paperbacks (cheaper to mail), all kinds, children’s too. *The American Legion and […]

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