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Calendar of Events August 30, 2018

Dance Night at The Baker Join the dancers every first and third Tuesday at Baker Community Center for Dance Night for ages 30 and up. Lessons start at 6 p.m. and the Dance at 7 on the first and third Tuesday of every month. There is a live bands for each event. Bring enough finger […]

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Public Safety August 30, 2018

Arrests Aug. 15– 29-year-old Bartlett male charged with theft of property over $1,000; 29-year-old Millington male charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver/sell; Aug. 16– 33-year-old Drummonds male charged with failure to appear – non-payment of fines; 32-year-old Bartlett male charged with failure to appear – non-payment of fines; Aug. 17- […]

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Munford Football Booster Club President Russell Ross and MHS Principal Dr. Courtney Fee present Munford legend Johnnie Jones with an official game ball during halftime of the M&M Bowl in honor of Jones' Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame induction.

Johnnie on the Spot: Munford’s Jones recognized by hometown for Hall of Fame induction

Star Staff Reports On Friday night, Munford High School and the Munford Cougar Football program recognized Johnnie H. Jones III for his recent induction into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame. Last November the Class of 2018 was announced featuring Joe Allison, Allan Houston, Raleigh McKenzie, Reggie McKenzie, Tim Mack, George Quarles, Chuck Kriese, Jackie […]

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Bethany Huffman

Huffman unopposed for third term as Alderman in Position 1

By Bill Short Position 1 Alderman Bethany K. Huffman is unopposed for a third term in the Nov. 6 Millington city elections. A 1990 graduate of The University of Memphis, she has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in accounting. Since 2003, she has been the owner of Huffman CPA in Millington. […]

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Earl Farrell

SPOTLIGHT MILLINGTON: Radio station to feature Flag City for a week in September

Star Staff Reports KWAM Talk Radio, Voice for the Mid-South, will be shining a spotlight on The City Of Millington the week of Sept. 3 during it’s drive time talk show with Earle Farrell. The show will highlight the business and residential community of Millington, through feature interviews with business owners, community leaders and government […]

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El Toro Taco employee "Ms. Faye" Brown adds some sour cream to a burrito order.

Familiar Recipe: El Toro Taco adds to traditions with new concepts and menu items

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Fresh ingredients, familiar faces and fancy cars are a few of the trademarks of El Toro Taco. The Millington business, started by Louis and Louise Murphy, has been operating since 1975. Now standing at 8067 Highway 51 North, El Toro Taco is a firm part of the Millington fabric. Now owners […]

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Drive for your School Ford

NEWS ALERT: Homer Skelton Ford Millington to sponsor Drive for Trojans

Star Staff Reports Millington Central High School will participate in Drive for the Trojans Sept. 7 from 1 to 7 p.m. in front of the school located at 8050 West Street, in Millington. The event is sponsored by Homer Skelton Ford Millington. Makes plans to attend and help raise money for MCHS. For more information, […]

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Munford Nick Markle

Munford moves back into Power 10 Rankings for Week 3

The Journal West 10 Media Power 10 Rankings The teams from the coverage area including Arlington, Bartlett, Cordova, Collierville, Germantown, Millington and South Tipton County are eligible. Each week throughout the 2018 see how the poll shakes out. Here are the rankings heading into Week 3. WEEK THREE 1. Germantown (2-0) W 48-29 vs. Houston […]

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M&M Bowl 6

SPORTS ALERT: Cougars win the battle of big plays over Trojans to capture 2018 M&M Bowl

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Two different 1-1 records walked off the turf of the Munford Football Stadium Friday night. As the 2018 edition of the M&M Bowl concluded, the visiting Millington Trojans were humbled after having several big plays but still coming up short. Meanwhile the Munford Cougars sent the home crowd home rejuvenated bouncing […]

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Craig 100 old photo

Atoka native celebrates milestone birthday with tales of survival

By Thomas Sellers Jr. James Noah Craig has survived the flu epidemic of 1918. Then Craig fought in World War II under General George S. Patton and lived to tell about the second wave of the D-Day Invasion. After walking away from a car wreck and brain aneurism, Craig was the guest of honor last […]

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