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SPORTS ALERT: St. Benedict remains unbeaten outlasting Trojans Munford Reed Honored Look at the 2018 Millington Metro Trojans The Season 2018: Battle of The Trojans
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SPORTS ALERT: St. Benedict remains unbeaten outlasting Trojans

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Millington Trojans snatched defeat the hands of victory Friday night. The St. Benedict Eagles did their part to make sure the Trojans would come up short on the turf of Mooney Bosewell Field. The visiting Eagles remained unbeaten on the season outlasting the Trojans 22-7. “I will them credit because […]

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Munford’s strategy proves successful over Millington

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sporting her black and gold, Ally Marona made her way toward Munford Head Volleyball Coach Sean Bounds moments after the conclusion of last Monday’s game. Clad in his Lady Cougar maroon and black, Bounds exchanged greeting with the Millington Lady Trojan sophomore and gave her a couple of pointers to get […]

Mario Reed Honored

Reed Honored

Millington Municipal Schools Superintendent Bo Griffin and his son Eli present MCHS Alumni and Trojan Football legend Mario Reed with a special award for his courage and perseverance since suffering an injury on the field in 1997. Reed has gone on to author books, give inspiration speeches and make a film about his life. The […]

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Look at the 2018 Millington Metro Trojans

The Millington Metro Trojans took the field Sept. 6 for a match up with the Bon Lin Lynx. Bon Lin was able to get an early touchdown to jump out 8-0. They held on to win 8-6. The Trojans scored a TD right before halftime. But both defenses took over in the final two quarters […]

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The Season 2018: Battle of The Trojans

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MCHS NJROTC Answers Call to Beautify E.A. Harrold

Star Staff Reports On Saturday morning, Aug. 18, Millington Central High School NJROTC Cadets volunteered to support Tricia Speight, the principal of E.A. Harrold Elementary School, to help beautify her school for a shiny new look. The cadets removed shrubs, cleaned out flower beds, and helped take down old buildings that were falling apart. The […]

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Meet the 2018 Millington Middle Lady Stallions

Millington Middle Lady Stallion Soccer Team recently beat Collierville Middle 6-1 at USA Stadium last week. The crew will be led by coaches David Bedford and Jennifer Gallo throughout the 2018 season. The Lady Stallions are eighth graders Angela Calva, Kalia Duckworth, Julizeth Cueva, Elizabeth Vasquez, Alexandria Johnston, Kinverlin Mesinos, Brooklyn Gordon and Mylika Dean; […]

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Test Results: Early season challenge helps Munford and TRA Volleyball programs

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Over the past 10 years, the Munford Lady Cougar Volleyball program has been one of the best in West Tennessee. In recent years, Wendy Porter’s Tipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebels have joined the discussion with multiple trips to Sub-State in Division II-A. Last Monday the Class 3A Lady Cougars made the trip […]

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Booze It Loose It

Millington Police increases impaired driving enforcement

Star Staff Reports The Millington Police Department is partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) for its “Booze It and Lose It” campaign from Aug. 17 to Sept. 3, surrounding the Labor Day holiday. This initiative coincides with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” mobilization to increase impaired-driving […]

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Lady Trojan Soccer captures victory over physical Central team

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Millington Lady Trojan Soccer coaching tandem of Craig Malloy and Rosemary Boswell knew last Thursday would be a physical test for their players. Boswell was on hand at last year’s showdown against the Memphis Central Lady Warriors when a punch was thrown and a player was ejected. “The Battle of […]

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Calendar of Events August 30, 2018

Dance Night at The Baker Join the dancers every first and third Tuesday at Baker Community Center for Dance Night for ages 30 and up. Lessons start at 6 p.m. and the Dance at 7 on the first and third Tuesday of every month. There is a live bands for each event. Bring enough finger […]

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Public Safety August 30, 2018

Arrests Aug. 15– 29-year-old Bartlett male charged with theft of property over $1,000; 29-year-old Millington male charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture/deliver/sell; Aug. 16– 33-year-old Drummonds male charged with failure to appear – non-payment of fines; 32-year-old Bartlett male charged with failure to appear – non-payment of fines; Aug. 17- […]

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Munford Football Booster Club President Russell Ross and MHS Principal Dr. Courtney Fee present Munford legend Johnnie Jones with an official game ball during halftime of the M&M Bowl in honor of Jones' Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame induction.

Johnnie on the Spot: Munford’s Jones recognized by hometown for Hall of Fame induction

Star Staff Reports On Friday night, Munford High School and the Munford Cougar Football program recognized Johnnie H. Jones III for his recent induction into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame. Last November the Class of 2018 was announced featuring Joe Allison, Allan Houston, Raleigh McKenzie, Reggie McKenzie, Tim Mack, George Quarles, Chuck Kriese, Jackie […]

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Bethany Huffman

Huffman unopposed for third term as Alderman in Position 1

By Bill Short Position 1 Alderman Bethany K. Huffman is unopposed for a third term in the Nov. 6 Millington city elections. A 1990 graduate of The University of Memphis, she has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in accounting. Since 2003, she has been the owner of Huffman CPA in Millington. […]

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SPOTLIGHT MILLINGTON: Radio station to feature Flag City for a week in September

Star Staff Reports KWAM Talk Radio, Voice for the Mid-South, will be shining a spotlight on The City Of Millington the week of Sept. 3 during it’s drive time talk show with Earle Farrell. The show will highlight the business and residential community of Millington, through feature interviews with business owners, community leaders and government […]

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