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Millington

Planning sessions can cut college costs 60%

Shelby County, Tenn. — Mid-South students and their parents can participate in a free college and career planning event in their local area that can help cut college costs up to 60 percent and provide valuable step-by- step insight on college preparation at several locations around the county.  Local high school students and parents are invited to […]

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Local schools compete in regional wrestling tournament

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By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sports Editor Waiting one more day didn’t bother Millington High Trojan Luke Walker. Since the 10th grade, the Millington senior has been in contention for a Regional title. Coming into last weekend’s Region 8-3A Individual Wrestling Tournament at Cordova, Walker was the favorite in the 182-pound division. Originally scheduled to be […]

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Arlington beats Millington 58-47

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By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sports Editor The best team in District 14-3A paid a visit to Millington on Jan. 28 trying to duplicate a 91-53 win from earlier in the month. But the Tigers found themselves in a tighter contest with the Trojans this time and were only ahead 15-13 after the first quarter. Arlington […]

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Lady Tigers bury Millington 70-26

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By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sports Editor The Millington Lady Trojans were keeping pace in the early moments against the best team in District 14-3A. Lady Trojans like Gabby Knox and Jhardae Walker scored buckets on the south basket of the Williams Osteen Gymnasium to make the score 9-6 in favor of the Arlington Lady Tigers. […]

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Trojans topple Panthers

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Instead of thinking about the Kingsbury game from a few days earlier, Millington Trojan Jordan Browning was thinking “Win” during the closing moments against the Bartlett Panthers. The senior guard wanted one more shot Friday night in the William Osteen Gymnasium, with the Millington faithful nervously watching a 17-point first half lead evaporate into a […]

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Lady Panthers handle Millington

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By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sports Editor The Bartlett Lady Panthers had a mission entering the William Osteen Gymnasium in Millington last Friday. Head Coach Lynn Whitfield’s bunch wanted to use speed, quickness and good shot selection to beat rival Millington. The plan worked, giving the Lady Panthers a 21-2 first quarter advantage. Bartlett kept the […]

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Lady Wildcats beat Millington 50-33

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sports Editor Things were going well for the Millington Lady Trojans last week, until a missed layup here and a thrown away pass there transformed a close game into a comfortable 43-26 advantage for the Bolton Lady Wildcats by the end of the third quarter. When the buzzer sounded in the […]

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Arlington town superintendent rejects Millington offer

Staff reports Arlington town superintendent Ed Haley has changed his mind about accepting a new job Feb. 1 as Millington city manager. The move, announced on Jan. 14, is officially off, according to a press statement by Arlington mayor Mike Wissman and the board of aldermen. “After careful consideration, Mr. Haley has decided to reject […]

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Arlington town superintendent resigns for Millington post

Editor’s note: On Jan. 23, Ed Haley reversed his decision to leave the Arlington position; see the updated story here. Staff reports Ed Haley starts a new career February 1 as Millington city manager, but he leaves behind a long legacy of work as Arlington’s town superintendent. He tendered his resignation in Arlington on Jan. […]

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Bolton survives late Trojan surge

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sports Editor Trailing Bolton by as many as 15 points early in the fourth quarter, Millington rallied to make the score 57-52 with 15 seconds left on the clock. Trojans Head Coach Rob Sabau called a timeout to set his defense. The move paid off when Millington forward Devontae Winston was […]

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Jan. 23 Legals

City of Bartlett NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Pursuant to the requirements of the State of Tennessee and Ordinances of the City of Bartlett, Tennessee, the following is published and made known to all interested persons: The Bartlett Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. in the Bartlett […]

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Jan. 16 Legals

NOTICE OF INTENT TO FILE REALTY LAWSUIT As County Trustee, I am required by law to publish the following statement: You are advised that after March 28, 2014, additional penalties and cost will be imposed in consequence of suits to be filed for enforcement of the lien for taxes against real property; until the filing […]

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