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Spring Yards of the Month

The Millington City Beautiful Commission has awarded the April and May 2017 Yard of the Month selectees. April Area 1 Betty Black of 5489 Shipp Road April Area 3 James & Terry Hathcock of 7786 Tumbling Creek Drive May Area 2 David and Kay Obenchain of 4933 Clear Creek Drive May Area 4 Eric and […]

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Breaking Even: Annual baseball classic at USA Stadium ends in tie

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The latest edition of the AutoZone Shelby County All-Star Baseball game at USA Stadium will standout in the history books. The post Memorial Day tradition held in Millington features the best of the Public Schools vs. the top-notch Private School stars. Since 2012 both sides have claimed victory and there was […]

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The Backbone: Jacobs crew held together by wife and mother

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Mother’s Day 2017 has come and gone. And many women spent part of their weekend watching their children on the diamond. For the “Mother of Brighton Softball,” Teena Jacobs the last time her biological child suited up for the hometown Lady Cardinals was in 2011 with daughter Caroline. Before CJ took […]

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The crew makes a tire change for Giilliland during Saturday's Memphis 125 at the Memphis International Raceway in Millington.

Burton Wins Memphis 125 Presented by AutoZone

By Walter Bruce Hale On Saturday evening, Harrison Burton won the inaugural Memphis 125 presented by AutoZone at the Memphis International Raceway in Millington. He took the lead, in his Dex Imaging Toyota, with 19 laps to go, after Todd Gilliland had a tire go down. It was Harrison’s third win in the last 4 […]

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Millington School Board member Mackin resigns from Trezevant

Star Staff Reports Millington School Board member Ronnie Mackin made headlines in Memphis last week announcing his resignation as principal of Trezevant High School in Memphis. Mackin released a six-page resignation letter Thursday with allegations ranging from inappropriate sexual relationships between school employees, accused the former head football coach of paying players to play for […]

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