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NEWS ALERT: August 15 is Last Day for Storm Debris Removal in Unincorporated Areas of Shelby County

Star Staff Reports Road crews with Shelby County Road and Bridges will soon end their special pickup of downed trees caused by the violent storm on Memorial Day weekend. Since June, County public works crews have removed trees and limbs no longer than eight (8) feet placed at the curbside. “Many citizens in the unincorporated […]

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Volunteers Needed for American Red Cross of the Mid-South Disaster Action Teams

Star Staff Reports The American Red Cross of the Mid-South will hold Disaster Action Team (DAT) Training on Saturday, July 22, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Millington Training Center, 5591 Dakar Street, in Millington. Those interested in attending should contact Abigail Okui, 901-672-6371 or abigail.okui@redcross.org to reserve a place. Every day in the Mid-South people are […]

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Calendar of Events July 20, 2017

Month of July *West Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church has a series on 1Thessalonians, in this series you will learn how to keep growing in faith, love and hope and the challenge to continue growing in preparation for Christ’s return. Come join us for this refreshing, rejuvenating series.  Sunday mornings at 11 a.m., 3099 West Union […]

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2017 Best in Food: Tribute to the greatness of “Mama Hale”

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Every summer I’ve paid tribute to the great food I’ve eaten throughout the TSSAA sports calendar. From August to May, I’m normally blessed to be invited into hospitality rooms, cafeterias, homes and banquets to feast on some of the most delicious treats. But the 2017 version of the Best in Food […]

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Star Around the World Velda in Cuba

Around the World

Millington resident Velda Dedeaux recently took a trip to Havana, Cuba taking an issue of The Millington Star with her. She poses in front of the Statue of priest and young boy in loincloth in front of Basílica Menor de San Francisco de Asís, Havana Vieja.

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Munford Funeral Homes to sponsor screening of Dunkirk

Star Staff Reports Munford Funeral Homes, Munford and Millington Chapels are sponsoring a free private screening of the movie Dunkirk on Monday, July 24 at 12:30 p.m. at the CinePlanet 16, located at 79 Atoka-Munford Road. This event is free to all Veterans and their families.  Reservations should be made by calling either chapel at […]

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Horseshoe Lake Sprint Triathlon set for July 22 on Grounds of Historic Snowden House

Star Staff Reports The grounds of the historic Snowden House will be the site for the Horseshoe Lake Sprint Triathlon at 7 a.m. on Saturday, July 22. Presented by P.R. Event Management, the Horseshoe Lake Sprint Triathlon is an inaugural event for the lake and will consist of a 1/3 mile swim, 14 mile bike […]

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TAC Announces auditions for Broadway Night

Star Staff Reports Auditions for Broadway Night at the Ruffin will be held this Sunday afternoon at 2 pm at the Historic Ruffin Theatre on the square in Covington.  Broadway Night will be an evening of the best of Broadway’s hit songs and blockbusters from different eras and composers. Broadway Night will be presented by […]

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Free Mammograms: Friendship United Methodist Church to host health fair

Star Staff Reports Friendship United Methodist Church, located at 6220 Highway 51 North in Millington, is hosting a health fair, free to the public, on Saturday, July 29, at 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Free health screenings will be provided by local medical providers, there will be free giveaways and medical and other vendors will […]

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Calendar of Events July 13, 2017

Month of July *West Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church has a series on 1Thessalonians, in this series you will learn how to keep growing in faith, love and hope and the challenge to continue growing in preparation for Christ’s return. Come join us for this refreshing, rejuvenating series.  Sunday mornings at 11 a.m., 3099 West Union […]

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