Archive | June 8, 2017


2017 Millington Star Athlete of the Year Nominations

The Millington Star is announcing the six finalists for Male and Female Athlete of the Year. The finalist must be part of the junior or senior class competing in more than one TSSAA sport during the 2016-17 school calendar. The winners of the awards will be announced in July. Male Candidates Aaron Alston The Brighton […]

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Architect Chosen: School Board to negotiate contract for study to renovate Civic Center

By Bill Short The Millington School Board voted unanimously this week to negotiate a contract with an architectural firm for a study of possible renovations to the Harvell Civic Center. Board members took the action Monday night during their regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Roger Christopher and seconded by Chairman Cody Childress. […]

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Public Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given of Public Hearings to be held by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Millington, TN on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at City Hall, 7930 Nelson Rd. The hearings are to receive public comments on the following ordinances which are available for review at […]

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Public Safety June 8, 2017

Arrest May 21 – 24 year old Covington male charged with failure to appear; 24  year old Dyersburg female charged with simple possession or casual exchange, unlawful drug paraphernalia uses and activities, compliance with financial responsibility law required, driving while license suspended/cancelled/revoked, speed limit violation; 49 year old Olive Branch male charged with failure to […]

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Ice Cream 5K and Fun Run to benefit Edmund Orgill Park on June 17

Star Staff Reports The first “I Scream for Ice Cream 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run” to benefit Edmund Orgill Park in Millington will be presented by P.R. Event Management at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 17. Proceeds from this family-friendly event will support improvements at Edmund Orgill Park including the purchase of new park […]

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What’s Going On at the Playhouse? Welfarewell

Star Staff Reports Playhouse 51, Millington’s Community Theatre, presents an opportunity to leave your cares and worries behind for a couple of hours and enjoy a light-hearted look at one 80-year-old woman’s solution to being down and out but not over by any means.   Playhouse 51 invites all of Millington to see its latest production, […]

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Helping Hands: FUMC Food Pantry Receives more than 7,000 pounds in donations

By Linda Cooper Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America collect non-perishable food items donated to food pantries across the country by their postal customers, who participate in the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger National Food Drive — the largest one-day food drive […]

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Calendar of Events June 8, 2017

Month of  June *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 Celebrating more than 50 years of library service, the MPL is available for businesses looking for a place […]

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Caring hand stops by in Millington

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Members from Personal Care Service MidSouth made their way to Millington last Wednesday in front of Primary Care Pediatrics located at 8081 Highway 51 North. The staff led by Walter Black were in town to promote and inform about their business of home care. Joining Black were Angela Jackson (outreach coordinator), […]

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Huey’s donates $5,000 to Crisis Center

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The opening of the Millington Huey’s in the Shoppes of Millington Farms was a success even before the May 8 official debut. The week prior to the doors opening at the 8570 Highway 51 North location, the owners and staff of Huey’s held a “soft opening” for invited guest. The proceeds […]

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