Archive | March, 2017

Janesha Cade joins the over winners of the 2017 NAACP ACT-SO Awards during last week's ceremony.

Cascade of Success

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 13-year history of the Trojans Broadcasting Program under the leadership and guidance of Marshonn Calvin is impressive with some of the names being Edward Jones, Noah Ongay, Jordan Brooks, Rubin Seymore, Randall Davis and Gabe O’Neal. Those Millington Central High School graduate have won the Filmmaking competition at the NAACP […]

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Calendar of Events March 30, 2017

Month of March *Millington Public Library located 4858 Navy Road is open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 872-1585 or visit www.millingtonpubliclibrary.org. Celebrating more than 50 years of library service, the MPL is available for businesses looking for a place […]

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Millington Lady Trojan Marquisha Sanders slides across home plate for the first run of the game against Briarcrest last week.

Home Cooking: Lady Trojans win opener at Miles over Briarcrest

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Briarcrest Lady Saints came marching into Miles Park in Millington on the first day of Spring to take on the Millington Lady Trojans. And the Lady Saints departed Flag City suffering a 5-3 defeat. Head Coach Whitney Horton’s Lady Trojans took advantage of Briarcrest’s mistakes to earn the two-run victory. […]

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Recognizing Princess Holland

Star Staff Reports SOUTHAVEN, Miss — Among the winners at the past Mid-South Fair Rodeo was Millington resident Layla Holland winning the title of Mid-South Princess this past fall. Taylor McNair of Learned, Miss., has won the title of Miss Rodeo of the Mid-South during a crowning ceremony at the Landers Center in Southaven, Miss., […]

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NEWS ALERT: Rack Room Shoes opens today in Millington

Star Staff Reports Rack Room Shoes opens in the Shoppes of Millington Farms today st 10 a.m. The 6,000 square-foot retail store is the latest arrival to the shopping mecca of Flag City joining Rue 21, Petco and others just off Highway 51 North. The store hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through […]

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Trio of Cardinals helping Dyersburg Baseball make history

Star Staff Reports The Dyersburg State Eagles are on a historical run. Yesterday the Eagles completed a sweep of Motlow to continue their winning streak. That victory added to the good week the baseball program is having after news came down Monday of their No. 1 ranking. Dyersburg State, on an 17-game winning streak, made […]

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NEWS ALERT: rue21 opens, Petco set for operation this Monday

Star Staff Reports The most recent business opening in Millington was celebrated yesterday with rue21 in the Shoppes of Millington Farms. Next door neighbor Petco is schedule to open Monday. Close by Huey’s is still undergoing finishing touches with the patio being constructed. The Memphis based restaurant is scheduled to open April 24. The centerpiece […]

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Lady Trojan Volleyball Camp coming this May

Star Staff Reports Millington Central High School Lady Trojans 2017 Volleyball Camp will be held May 31-June 2 at the Millington Central High School Gymnasium from 8 a.m. to p.m. for ages 6-12. There is a fee. Make checks payable to Millington Central High School. If paying by check and want to mail it in […]

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Mardi Gras Queen

Millington resident Velda Dedeaux visited her hometown to attend Mardi Gras. Dedeaux was fully covered in beads during the Mardi Gras Parade in Pass Christian, Miss., on Feb. 26. She said she had a great team with old friends and celebrating the annual event.

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Millington Zaxby's owner Jeremy Gattie welcomes his first couple of hundred customers along withi Millington Mayor Terry Jones, Alderman Al Bell and Millington Area Chamber of Commerce's Dianne Baker last Monday.

Zippin’ into Zaxby’s

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The first customers of the Millington Zaxby’s received a cold introduction weatherwise but warm greeting from the owner Jeremy Gattie. Gattie was calling out card numbers to the first 100 customers holding the door open at the 8537 Highway 51 location. Those lucky people won free Zaxby’s for a year being […]

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