Archive | February 2, 2017

Brighton's Aaron Alston goes up for a layup during second half action Friday night against Dyer County.

Fierce First: Cardinals claim at least a piece of league crown

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Stan Gatlin has been a coach for several years reaching the Class 3A Girls State championship game in 2008 with Millington. And the Mississippi native has been a father long enough to see a son graduate near the top of his school and attend Vanderbilt. Gatlin has enjoyed the highlights and […]

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If You Are Pulled Over By Police…

By David Peel (If at night, turn on your dome light) then roll down the windows and put your hands on the steering wheel while waiting for instructions. This may seem artificially docile but it assures the police officer that you are no threat to him or her.  With most SUVs having tinted windows in […]

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Finance director calls city ‘in good shape’

By Bill Short Millington Finance Director John Trusty told the Board of Mayor and Aldermen recently that everything in the city looks “really good financially” at this point. At the board members’ Jan. 9 meeting, Trusty said he had given them copies of the 2016 fiscal year Audit Reports prepared by Watkins Uiberall for the […]

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Calendar of Events February 2, 2017

Month of February *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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Refinancing Your Debt Could Be a Good Idea If…

By Nathaniel Sillin Have you ever considered how lenders compare applicants? Typically, the lowest rate goes to those who have the highest likelihood of repaying the loan on time. A lot of data goes into determining that probability, including the person’s credit, income and outstanding debt. As these factors improve, your terms on new loans […]

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Covington prepares for Fifth Annual Chocolate Tour

Star Staff Reports Thousands are expected for the Fifth Annual Chocolate Tour Event scheduled for Saturday Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. If a visitor were to stroll through the historical downtown court square of Covington, they would likely feel the excitement of local shop owners and visitors as they buzz about the […]

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