Archive | September 7, 2017

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Voter registration opportunities at locations across county

September is National Voter Registration Month, and the Shelby County Election Commission will have voter registration tables at various events and locations throughout the county. Below is a listing of events and locations scheduled to-date: Sept. 1 – 10 Delta Fair Agricenter International (Times Vary) Sept. 8 – 9 Goat Days Festival – Millington 4351 […]

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Millington Family YMCA launches Youth Mentoring Program

Star Staff Reports The Millington Family YMCA announces that it will be launching a brand new Youth Mentoring Program called “Solutions” this September. In partnership with Millington Middle School, the Solutions Youth Mentoring Program will become a fixture at the Millington Middle School and will work closely with students, administrators and the community while displaying […]

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No. 9 Rebels dominate Rossville 64-0

By Thomas Sellers Jr. While three teams in The Millington Star’s coverage area were busy dominating action Friday night across the Mid-South, the buzz on Twitter was about Tipton-Rosemark Academy. The shockwave was the Rebels’ 64-0 win over the Rossville Christian Academy Wolves. Head Coach Colin Pinner’s Rebels seized control early with 34 first-quarter points. […]

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USA/JUCO/MLB Select Showcase coming in October

Star Staff Reports October 6-8, an International Baseball team comprised of 17-19 year olds will play at USA Stadium. The team will consist of approximately 30 players from Australia, Italy, France and other countries. Once a full roster is available, I will send it to you. The International group, known as MLB Select, is sponsored […]

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Clif’s Note: TRA Softball standout celebrates college signing with others

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Softball has many meaning to Jay Dee Clifton. The sport has helped his older daughter Hannah become a standout at Covington earning a scholarship to Bethel. Now softball has pulled off the trick again last month when his younger daughter Shelby inked her letter of intent to Williams Baptist College in […]

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Public Safety September 7, 2017

Arrest Aug. 21- 40-year-old Memphis female, charged with failure to appear; 26-year-old Millington male charged with revocation of suspension of sentence; Aug. 22- 37-year-old Memphis male, charged with failure to appear; 39-year-old Mason male, charged with failure to appear; Aug. 23- 41-year-old Memphis male, charged with driving while license suspended/cancalled/revoked, speed limit violation, compliance with […]

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Master Plan Advisory Committee members respond to survey prepared by consultants

By Bill Short Members of the Millington Master Plan Advisory Committee recently responded to a survey that was prepared and conducted by consultants for the plan. The survey results were presented by Dexter Muller, owner of Pinnacle Planning Advisers in Bartlett, during the committee’s second monthly meeting on Aug. 28 in the Baker Community Center. […]

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Municipal Systems’ Report Card

By Caroline Bauman & Laura Faith Kebede Three years after breaking off from Memphis schools, most of Shelby County’s six suburban school systems showed modest improvements on state test scores for high schools — and one outpaced all districts across Tennessee. Germantown Municipal School District had the highest gains of high schoolers passing the state’s […]

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Guilty Plea: Former InSouth Bank Employee Pleads Guilty to Embezzling Almost $900,000

Star Staff Reports MEMPHIS — A former bank employee has pled guilty to embezzlement. Lawrence J. Laurenzi, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, announced the plea Aug. 29. Lauren Melissa McDivitt, 46, of Covington, appeared before United States District Judge Sheryl H. Lipman and entered a guilty plea to a one-count information […]

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Lucy Baptist to celebrate 147 years

Star Staff Reports Lucy Baptist Church, located at 4005 Lucy Road, in Millington, invites you to worship with its members and celebrate the church’s 147th Anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 17. The Golden Offering for Tennessee Missions Beverage Bar will be open 9 a.m. in the Hospitality Room— come early to fellowship. Then you are welcomed […]

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