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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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NEWS ALERT: Five Below coming to Shoppes of Millington Farms

Star Staff Reports Coming near a Petco and Ross near you Millington will be Five Below. This spring it was announced the discount retailer would be the latest addition to the Shoppes of Millington Farms. The store will be located at 8490 Highway 51 North in the shopping center. The permit was submitted May 25 […]

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Pro Baseball in Millington

NUPBL opening ceremony scheduled for early August

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The National Urban Professional Baseball League is hosting the USA Stadium Baseball Inauguration Ceremony on Aug. 3 at 2 p.m. at the USA Stadium Complex located at 4351 Babe Howard Blvd in Millington. This will give the public a chance to meet the National Urban Professional Baseball League leadership team and […]

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Work Session: School Board discusses proposed Five-Year Master Plan for district

By Bill Short Members of the Millington School Board discussed a Five-Year Master Plan last week that the municipal school system’s administration has proposed for the district. Matthew Bowser, district coordinator of planning and supervisor of Student Data Management, presented the plan last Thursday night during a Work Session in the Conference Room of the […]

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2017-2018 Instructional Cal

2017-18 Back to School Information

Yes parents… the new school year is almost here. Here is some information for those who are attending Millington Municipal Schools this upcoming academic year. The 2017-18 MMS registration will be at E.A. Harrold Elementary located at 4943 West Union Road; Millington Elementary located at 6445 William Osteen Drive; Millington Middle School located at 4964 Cuba-Millington Road […]

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Resolution OKs contribution for hazardous waste facility

By Bill Short The Millington Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously adopted a resolution this week that approves the city’s annual contribution for a household hazardous waste facility. Board members took the action Monday night during their regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Don Lowry and seconded by Alderman Al Bell. In […]

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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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Shoppes of Millington Farms Update 4

NEW ALERT: Ross to open this weekend in Millington

Star Staff Reports The centerpiece of the Shoppes of Millington Farms is opening this weekend. Ross will celebrate its grand opening at 8518 Highway 51 North in Millington this Saturday with FM 100 coming to town starting at 10 a.m. Ross Dress for Less is the located in the center of the shopping center. Ross […]

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HYPE Second Annual Giveaway 7-20

NEWS ALERT: H.Y.P.E. to award second group of college-bound students with laptops

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Helping Young People Excel (H.Y.P.E.) presents an afternoon to empower our youth with the Second Annual Gala & Awards Ceremony to congratulate the 2017 recipients. On Saturday, July 22 at 3 p.m. in the Baker Community Center Auditorium located at 7942 Church Street in Millington, H.Y.P.E. will present free laptops to […]

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Behind the scenes look at 2017 Flag City Freedom Celebration

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Rain was in the forecast July 3, but that didn’t stop Katelyn Lewis’ family from attending the 2017 Flag City Freedom Celebration. For the first time the annual event that helps Millington and the surrounding areas celebrate the Nation’s birthday took place at USA Stadium. Moving from Navy Lake, children like […]

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