Archive | December, 2017

2017 Year in Review Part 1

2017 Year in Review: Look back at January to June

JANUARY 2017 *As family members and friends watched, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen was sworn in to a new term New Year’s Day in the Board Chamber at City Hall. With District 32 State Sen. Mark Norris administering the Oath of Office individually to the board members, they vowed to support the U.S. and […]

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Board accepts proposal for new roof on USA Stadium concession building

By Bill Short The Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously accepted a proposal to put a new roof on the concession building at USA Stadium. Board members took the action during their Dec. 11 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Frankie Dakin and seconded by Alderman Al Bell. The city […]

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Public Safety

Public Safety December 28, 2017

Arrests Dec. 13- 56-year-old Millington female was charged with theft of property – conduct involving merchandise; 42-year-old Millington female was charged with theft of property – conduct involving merchandise; 39-year-old Millington female was charged with driving while license suspended/cancalled/revoked; 28-year-old Millington male was charged with theft of property $500 or less; Dec. 14- 29-year-old Drummonds […]

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Gift from E.A. Harrold

By Thomas Sellers Jr. E.A. Harrold Elementary’s and Millington Municipal Schools’ holiday gift to the residents of Millington was the production of “A Chipmunk Christmas.’ Students from E.A. Harrold presented the event at First Baptist Church Dec. 18 in front of a packed sanctuary. Under the direction of Lori Campbell and music by Nealie Dean, […]

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Southern Raisin’ Santy Is A Comin’

By Otis Griffin It seems frost always came earlier in the year when I was a little house ape.  Oh, I didn’t read the papers and wouldn’t know what Bob Neal’s weather forecast on WMPS radio was, but I perked up when he mentioned a White Christmas.  With the fall dampness and the overcast skies, […]

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How Did We Survive?

By David Peel If you are over 40, think of things we lived through.  How on earth did we survive growing up?! No car seats, no booster seats, no seat belts, no air bags. Riding in the back of a pick-up truck was always special. Child proof lids were not a thing. We rode bikes […]

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Millington City Beautiful Commission’s December 2017 Yards of the Month

“Christmas Spirit” Yards of the Month winners are: Area 1-Clifton Taylor of 5050 Howard Place Area 2- Steve & Candy Taylor of  7008 Cade’s Brook Road Area 3- James & Terry Hathcock of 7786 Tumbling Creek Area 4- Terry and Dorothy Craig of 3664 Lucy Road

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MUS Claims 2017 Trojans Wars

The annual Trojan Wars were held on the campus of Millington Central High School in the William Osteen Gymnasium Dec. 9 with several area teams participating. Joining the host Millington Trojans on the mat that weekend were grapplers from Munford, Brighton, Kingsbury, Christian Brothers High School, Memphis University School and more. With team-scoring format, the […]

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Brighton Lady Cardinal Haley Simpson takes a jumper over Lady Trojan forward Kamiyah Tomlin during December's William Osteen Tournament.

HOLIDAY HOOPS: Cardinals in Jackson, Miss., Gatlin drops 32 points in a victory

Star Staff Reports The Millington Star’s area basketball teams have traveled across the Southeastern United States the past two weeks for holiday hoops. Tipton-Rosemark Academy has been in Florida. Meanwhile the Munford teams spent one week in Millington and then in Dyersburg. The Brighton Cardinals few from Flag City, USA to Jackson, Miss in the […]

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Public Notice

NOTICE TO BIDDERS BID #FY180011 December 11, 2017 Millington Municipal Schools will receive proposals for Acoustical Upgrades in the Millington Elementary School gymnasium, 6445 William Osteen Drive, Millington, TN 38053. General Terms and Conditions, Specifications and Scope of Work are contained in this bid. There will be a mandatory pre-bid conference beginning at 10:00 A.M., […]

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