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NEWS ALERT: Road Closure Notice at Old Millington in October

Road Name: Old  Millington Road North of the Fite Road Intersection Will be closed for roadway reconstruction beginning Monday, Oct. 3 through Friday, Oct. 28 Description: Old Millington Road will be closed to through traffic for about 4 weeks while a 500’ section of the road is being reconstructed. During this time traffic may use […]

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Gunshots on Veterans: Burglary Suspects arrested after Pursuit

Star Staff Reports About 10:10 a.m. today, Tipton County Sheriff’s Office deputies were responding to a burglary in progress in the 100 block of Hanna Marie Drive in Munford. The deputies had been provided with a description of the suspect vehicle which was described as a maroon Ford Expedition. Deputies encountered the vehicle while responding […]

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Meyer wins 2016 Homecoming Queen

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 2016 Millington Central High School Homecoming Queen is… Gabby Meyer. The senior was announced as the selection of the football team and school at Friday night’s game at the Millington Football Stadium. Her victory was the highlight of a night featuring a 27-20 win by the football team over the […]

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NEWS UPDATE: Northaven leader Ricky Jefferson passes away

Star Staff Reports Northaven community leader and founder of the Northaven Bulldogs Ricky Jefferson recently passed away. The Visitation for Jefferson will be today from 4 to 7 p.m. at Calvary Memorial located at 659 Semmes in Memphis. Services will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Broad located at 2835 Broad also […]

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NEWS ALERT: Mayoral and Alderman Forum moved to Oct. 18, School Board Forum still set for Oct. 4

Star Staff Reports There has been a rescheduling in the upcoming On The Ballot 2016 Millington Mayoral and Alderman Forum. Because of Fall Break for Millington Municipal Schools the week of Oct. 10, the forum for the mayoral and alderman candidates will be held Oct. 18 at the Millington Civic Center. The On The Ballot […]

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Residents can voice their opinions on upcoming solar power project

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The public was invited out to Baker Community Center last Thursday afternoon to view maps and hear plans about the upcoming construction of the solar transmission line. TVA is proposing to build about 4.5 to 5.0 miles of single-circuit transmission line which would convey power generated by Silicon Ranch Millington, LLC’s […]

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MAC’s Family Affair

Canon Pickett, 2,  tries to get his  dinosaur to interact with the artwork of Thomas Sellers Sr., Sunday afternoon during intermission of Playhouse 51’s Send Me No Flowers by Norman Barasch & Carroll Moore. Pickett’s aunt Jessica Delashmit is playing the lead in the production. During intermission, patrons were treated to concessions and artwork on display […]

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On the Ballot 2016: Dagen challenged by Hopper for Alderman in Position 4

By Bill Short Position 4 Alderman Larry Dagen, seeking his second term, is being challenged by Sherrie Hopper in the Nov. 8 Millington city elections. After graduating from Millington Central High School in 1976, Dagen completed two years of college. He has been a small business owner and operator in Millington since 1989. A 25-year […]

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Star and Exchange Club to host On The Ballot 2016 Candidate Forums

Star Staff Reports The Millington Star and Millington Exchange Club will be hosting On The Ballot 2016 Candidate Forums Oct. 4 and 11 at the Millington Civic Center. The Star and Exchange Club are inviting all School Board candidates to the Oct. 4 forum for a night of addressing residents’ and readers’ issues. Then the […]

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On the Ballot 2016: Dakin challenged by Henderson for Alderman in Position 3

By Bill Short Position 3 Alderman Frankie Dakin, seeking his second term, is being challenged by Roger Taney Henderson in the Nov. 8 Millington city elections. Dakin earned a Bachelor’s degree in political science and economics with a concentration in public policy at Rhodes College in Memphis. He is also a graduate of The University […]

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