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NEWS ALERT: No Performing Arts Center in the foreseeable future

Star Staff Reports Last night at a Special Called meeting the Millington School Board voted 4 to 3 not to accept the lowest bid for the building of the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Millington Central High School. In the chambers of Millington City Hall, the four “No” votes were Mark Coulter, Chris […]

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TRA Governor School Success

Tipton-Rosemark Academy sophomores Meghan Gilbreath, Gracie Easley and Josh Waits were recently accepted to the TN Governor’s School for the Arts in Vocal Music. They will spend a month at Middle Tennessee State University this summer taking classes in theory, conducting, improvisation, as well as participating in large and small vocal ensembles in choral music […]

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Millington Star Editor Thomas Sellers Jr. poses with MCHS instructors Clay Ballard and Katie Niemann last week after conducting simulated interviews with their students are part of an community, enrichment program.

Get with the program

Star Staff Reports Millington Central High School DEC instructors Katie Niemann and Clay Ballard invited The Millington Star Editor Thomas Sellers Jr. to their classroom to interview their students. As part of a job skills/working program from the The Janus Employability Skill Program text, Sellers held interviews with several students about a janitor position. The […]

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Public Safety April 20, 2017

City Court Reports April 4, 2017 Fines Jermaine L Armstrong – 793 Frayser Drive, Memphis, no driver’s license on person, $50 fine plus cost, speeding, $50 fine plus cost John M Pate – 2518 Hawkhurst Street, Memphis, failure to provide proof of insurance, $50 fine no cost, no driver’s license on person, $50 fine plus […]

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Millington Fire Department Lt. Ted Dent demostrates how to replace the battery in a smoke detactor dcuring last week's Millington Senior Citizens Club meeting at Baker Community Center.

Stayin Alive: Millington seniors get a lesson in fire safety

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Millington Senior Citizen Group welcomed some special guests at its weekly meeting at the Baker Community Center. Members of the Millington Fire Department were invited for lunch and a chance to teach fire prevention to the seniors. Joining Millington Public Safety Director Gary Graves were Lt. Ted Dent, driver Matt […]

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Public Safety April 13, 2017

City Court Reports March 28, 2017 Fines Richard B Cooper – 1083 Leath Street, Memphis, criminal trespass, $50 fine plus cost Parker L Warren – 6824 US Highway 51 North, Millington, possession of drug paraphernalia, $250 fine plus cost Hearing Waiver Bind Over Michael J Gibson – 1518 Centrail Trail, Southaven, driving under the influence, […]

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Happy Days are coming courtesy of MEF

Star Staff Reports In the fall of 2016, the Millington Education Foundation distributed $20,000 in grants to teachers in the four Millington schools. In the course of three years, the foundation has given out $45,000 to enhance the ongoing education of our area students. This kind of support would not be possible without the help […]

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Cross in the Crowd

On Friday, March 24, 2017, Millington Elementary School’s fifth graders were delighted to receive a visit from NFL tight end Alan Cross. Cross, a product of Millington, spent his time speaking to the students about the importance of studying and putting forth your best effort. Cross shared his educational story discussing his time at Millington […]

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Whoville? Millington Elementary transforms into a work of Suess

Star Staff Reports Millington Elementary hosted a family engagement event to enter the World of Dr. Seuss on March 23. Prior to our event, each grade level read a certain Dr. Seuss book, learned many interesting things, and created a variety of different projects around that book.  Some of the exciting activities included first grade […]

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ATTENTION MCHS GRADS: 2017 MCHS All Classes Reunion June 9

Star Staff Reports Anyone who ever attended or graduated from Millington Central High School is invited to this year’s 2017 MCHS Trojan All Classes Reunion on Friday, June 9, on the outdoor patio deck at Mirimichi Golf Course. Come see old friends and make new friends as we gather for our 8th annual event. As […]

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