Archive | November, 2017

Basketball Munford Cougar pressure

Storm Chasers: Cougar traps shutdown Tornadoes in second half

By Thomas Sellers Jr. MEMPHIS — The Soulsville Tornadoes just kept hanging around behind the play of Deyreon Demby, Jalonnie Spears and Katerion Curry. The Tornado faithful were buzzing in the AutoZone Gymnasium on the campus of the Stax Museum as the halftime score was 31-23 in favor of the Munford Cougars. Then Munford Head […]

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Basketball Jordan Johnson to rim

Heavyweight showdown goes to Harris and Cordova

By Thomas Sellers Jr. MEMPHIS — The second round contest between the Cordova Wolves and Brighton Cardinals could have built as a rematch of the 2017 Region 7-3A championship game. The imaginary marquee outside of the LeMoyne-Owen Gymnasium in Memphis might have read Tae’lyr Gatlin vs. Tyler Harris. Maybe the hype of this November showdown […]

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Holiday Gala 11-30

Holiday Gala

The Madonna Learning Center recently received Sheffield’s charitable donation from the Annual Holiday Gala. Pictured from left are Maia Howard and Isaac Harrill (students),Trip and Sloane Trezevant (Sheffield owners), Cynthia Salem (financial director), Jo Gilbert (executive director), and Adrian Salem (student). The Holiday Gala at Sheffield was Nov. 17  raising $15,000 for the Madonna Learning […]

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Public Notice

| TOWN OF BRIGHTON   ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS FOR THE 2017 BRIGHTON TOWN HALL ROOFING PROJECT SECTION A   The TOWN OF BRIGHTON, Tennessee will receive sealed bids for the Brighton Town Hall Roofing Project until 3p.m. on December 7, 2017, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud. Bids are to […]

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Haley Ramsey Signs

SPORTS ALERT: TRA’s Ramsey signs with Shorter Volleyball

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Today the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Volleyball team came together to celebrate the signing of the most decorated player in the program’s history. Senior Haley Ramsey was joined by teammates, competitive coach Carla Anderton, TRA Head Coach Wendy Porter, TRA administration, friends and family members parents Brian and Sally, brother Eli, grandparents Scrubby […]

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SPORTS UPDATE: Flag City Showdown 2017 goes to TRA Girls and Millington Boys

GIRLS BASKETBALL: TRA 68, Millington 21 The week of November 27 presented a challenge for Tipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebel Head Coach Cameron Pridemore’s team. Taking on the likes of Westminster, Millington and Rossville in a four-day stretch, the Lady Rebels were going to be the favorites in each game. Not too long ago, TRA would […]

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David Phelps

NEWS ALERT: Grammy Award Winning Artist David Phelps Brings Classic Christmas Music Event to Millington FBC

Star Staff Reports To Millington’s First Baptist Church On December 4 NASHVILLE — The unmistakable sound of multi-Dove and Grammy Award-winning recording artist, David Phelps (pictured in attached jpg), will be featured in Millington, TN, on Monday, December 4, at the First Baptist Church, located at 5010 W Union Road. This exciting Classic Christmas concert event begins […]

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Mr. Football Grandberry

SPORTS ALERT: Grandberry brings back one of three area Mr. Football Awards

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 2017 Mr. Tennessee Football winners were announced today with local standout Kalyn Grandberry taking home the top prize in Division Class 3A. Grandberry is the first Raleigh-Egypt Pharaoh to win the award in school history. On his way to becoming Mr. Football, Grandberry broke the 18-year-old Shelby-Metro touchdown record of […]

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Brighton v Beech finale

SPORTS UPDATE: Brighton’s dream season ends at Beech

By Thomas Sellers Jr. HENDERSONVILLE — The 27 seniors on the 2017 Brighton Cardinals roster were vital to the team’s historic playoff run. And maybe the heart and soul of that class are quarterback Malik Jackson and running back Lance West. The duo was crucial in the previous week’s upset 34-31 win at Henry County […]

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Millington Elementary… How do you cook a turkey?

Some of the students at Millington Elementary School wanted to share their ideas of a tasty Thanksgiving turkey and a few desserts that would accompany the centerpiece of the meal. Maybe you readers out there would like to try some of these recipes next year… but please cook the birds until done. Happy Thanksgiving!

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