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SPORTS ALERT: Trojans outlast Bolton to open 2018 victorious

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 93rd season of Millington Trojan Football would begin under the lights of Mooney Bosewell Field with uncertainty. Head Coach Chris Michael would suit up several young players on both sides of the ball. But the evening would have two sure bets. The Bolton Wildcats would provide tough competition in the […]

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Journal West 10 Media releases first ranking for 2018

The Germantown Red Devils were the inaugural Journal West 10 Media Power 10 champions going 10-0 last season. As the 2018 prep football season kicks off Friday night across the state. The Red Devils look prime to defend their crown. Here is the preseason rankings for the teams in our coverage area. The teams from the […]

2018 TRA Rebels Seniors

Let’s Do It Again: Rebels look to improve after memorable 2017 campaign

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Did the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Rebels peak in 2017? If you talk to the coaches and players coming back for 2018, the clear answer is a definite ‘No.’ Last season TRA won seven games in the regular season and earned a home playoff game. Multiple players were named to the All-State team […]

2018 Millington Trojan Seniors

Tri This: 2018 Trojans will have multiple looks as young linemen mature

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Competition has pushed the trio of Tommy Clifton, Zeb Marvin and newcomer Josh Allred to a new level of excellence this past spring and summer. As all three upperclassmen battle for the Millington Trojan quarterback position, Allred, Clifton and Marvin have formed a friendship and understanding of pushing the Trojans to […]

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NMCA Homecoming with Return to Memphis in 2019

Star Staff Reports The National Muscle Car Association (NMCA) will make a return to Memphis International Raceway in Millington thanks to facility upgrades as it’s bringing the spirit and excitement of street-legal drag racing back to its home. The drag competition and car show event is being dubbed “The Memphis Homecoming” and it is happening […]

2018 Brighton Football Seniors

Pressure Points: 2018 Cardinals look to reload and top the best season ever

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Last time the Cardinals were on the gridiron, the Brighton players were walking off the field in Hendersonville after a 21-3 defeat courtesy of Beech. Despite the disappointment in the moment, the Cardinal players and coaches just accomplished the best season in school history by reaching the Class 5A State Semifinals. […]

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2018 Munford Football Seniors

Looking Forward: 2018 Cougars ready to continue successful trend, eyeing Region championship

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The 2017 football season was one of the best in Munford Football history. The team won their first playoff game in 20 years and had seven players sign college scholarships to play at the next level after a nine-win campaign. The Region 8-5A runner ups said goodbye to 26 seniors and […]

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Metro Trojans Will Littles

Doing the Littles Things

Millington Metro Trojans Coach Will Littles rides the water dispenser over to the players before a practice last week at Mooney Bosewell Field. Littles and the rest of the Metro staff are preparing the players for the 2018 season. Part of the preparation was Tuesday’s Jamboree at Munford. The Metro Trojans kickoff the season against […]

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Calendar of Events August 9, 2018

Trojan Football 2018 Millington Trojan Football Sponsorship Packages are available ranging from Platinum to Bronze. To get more information on the packages, contact Millington Football Booster members Tony Johnson, president at (901)-491-2483, Debby Clifton, vice president at (901) 574-8466, Scott Percer, sponsorship volunteer at (901) 652-1646 or e-mail: millingtontrojanfootball@gmail.com Dance Night at The Baker Join […]

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Tracking with Thomas Margaritas Munford


Las Margaritas on the Munford side of Highway 51 is starting to take shape. Back in September, the Mexican restaurant broke ground at the future home of 11299 Highway 51 South. The new location will be north of Bank Tennessee. The current location is at 11680 Highway 51 in Atoka in the Kimbrough Crossing retail […]

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Public Safety

Public Safety August 9, 2018

Arrests July 25- 30-year-old Millington male charged domestic assault; 38-year-old Millington male charged with theft of property under $1,000; 43-year-old Millington male charged with failure to appear – non-payment of fines; 30-year-old Millington male charged with compliance with financial responsibility law required, driving while license suspended/cancelled/revoked and vehicle entering highway from private road or driveway; […]

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Roland Named New Chamber Executive Director

Star Staff Reports The Millington Area Chamber of Commerce has announced Terry A. Roland as the new  executive director. Roland was first elected to the Shelby County Board of Commissioners in August 2010 to serve the people of District 4, Position 3. In August 2014, Commissioner Roland was re-elected to serve the people of District […]

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AAU Track winner

Aigbomian wins third straight gold in Long Jump

The EDA Flyers, a Millington-based AAU Track program, recently traveled to Des Moines, Iowa for the National Junior Olympics. Head Coach Dennis Alexander said the late July showcase produced several solid showing for his athletes. Bringing home gold in 2018 was Ehi Aigbomian. The 10-year-old won the girls Long Jump with a leap of 14-feet, […]

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Back to School front office


Millington resident Xavier Bolton, 5, was up since 5:30 Monday morning anticipating seeing Millington Elementary personnel like Lara Landry. But once he arrived for the first day of school for Millington Municipal Schools, his mother Eboni had to break the news to Xavier that his siblings Za’Niyah, 10, and Najee, 8, would be the only […]

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School Board approves establishing assistant principal at E.A. Harrold

By Bill Short The Millington School Board voted unanimously this week to establish a new assistant principal position at E. A. Harrold Elementary School. It took the action Monday night during its regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Mark Coulter and seconded by Chris Denson. Board member Cody Childress called this “a good […]

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