Millington http://wknofm.org en Radio Roundtable: Millington Corruption Investigation and the Race for District Attorney http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-millington-corruption-investigation-and-race-district-attorney <p>&nbsp;</p><p>This week on the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wkno.org/behindtheheadlines/">Behind the Headlines&nbsp;</a>Radio Roundtable: more problems surrounding the Millington corruption investigation, and Carol Chumney decides to run for District Attorney General.</p> Sat, 07 Jan 2012 13:52:00 +0000 Justin Willingham 6864 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Millington Corruption Investigation and the Race for District Attorney Millington Mayor To Be Arraigned On Charges Connected To Gambling http://wknofm.org/post/millington-mayor-be-arraigned-charges-connected-gambling <p>Millington Mayor Richard Hodges will be arraigned on two counts of bribery Friday. Early information points to the mayor having a problem with gambling.</p><p>Hodges will retire as mayor effective January 13. In a statement Hodges wrote, &ldquo;I have been told that many residents of Millington are losing confidence in me. I cannot let this stand.&rdquo; But Hodges is tight-lipped about the charges against him. &ldquo;My situation is still under litigation and at the advice of my attorney I have no comment,&rdquo; Hodges said.</p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 07:00:00 +0000 Eleanor Boudreau 4078 at http://wknofm.org Millington Mayor To Be Arraigned On Charges Connected To Gambling Millington Mayor Arrested--Residents Hope For A New Day http://wknofm.org/post/millington-mayor-arrested-residents-hope-new-day <p>Millington Mayor Richard Hodges was arrested on bribery charges this afternoon. Millington is best know as the home of singer/actor Justin Timberlake, but for almost a year, the small town has been the target of a massive investigation into government corruption and the Shelby County District Attorney says that investigation will continue.</p><p>Over the past months, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation excavated papers from city hall and the mayor&rsquo;s house, and dug a hole with a back-hoe outside Transmission Doctors, a Millington auto shop.</p> Wed, 12 Oct 2011 23:31:45 +0000 Eleanor Boudreau 2223 at http://wknofm.org Millington Mayor Arrested--Residents Hope For A New Day