Clarksville, TN – The Tennessee Highway Patrol, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department, and the Clarksville Police Department sobriety checkpoint and alcohol saturation patrols on May 25th, 2012 were very busy to say the least.
The combined efforts of the law enforcement agencies, as well the paramedics on scene were instrumental in the operation going off without a hitch. The sobriety checkpoint and alcohol saturation patrols were partially funded by the Governor’s Highway Safety Office.
Clarksville, TN – Enjoy the Zumba classes you love, with a splash, Aqua Zumba is back! The City of Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department will have Aqua Zumba classes in two locations this summer.
Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Beachaven Pool, located at 390 Gaylewood Drive, at 5:00pm beginning June 5th as well as on Wednesdays at the New Providence Pool, located at 166 Cunningham Lane, at 8:00am beginning June 6th. «Read the rest of this article»
Written by Megan Locke Simpson
Fort Campbell, KY – Exemplary leadership is a key aspect of military service, and one former Secretary of State Colin Powell learned while 2nd Brigade commander at Fort Campbell in 1976. He visited Fort Campbell Wednesday for the first time since retiring as a part of a tour promoting his newly-released book, “It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership,” co-written with Tony Koltz.
The book explores leadership through a series of parables from Powell’s own life, drawing heavily from his military career and time as the 65th Secretary of State in George W. Bush’s administration. The book chronicles experiences from his upbringing in Harlem to the now-famous Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction speech he delivered to the United Nations in 2003.
Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Toys “R” Us Inc. has recalled the Imaginarium 5-Sided Activity Center because wooden knobs can detach causing a choking hazard to young children.
It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Clarksville, TN – On May 29th, 2012, around 1:30pm, officers responded to 2865 Sharpie Drive for an alarm activation.
When Clarksville Police Officer Dave Colvin arrived and started to check the residence for a possible break-in, he got quite a surprise. He checked the front door and found it unlocked.
Written by Bill Steigerwald
Greenbelt, MD – With the moon as the most prominent object in the night sky and a major source of an invisible pull that creates ocean tides, many ancient cultures thought it could also affect our health or state of mind – the word “lunacy” has its origin in this belief.
Now, a powerful combination of spacecraft and computer simulations is revealing that the moon does indeed have a far-reaching, invisible influence – not on us, but on the Sun, or more specifically, the solar wind.
Clarksville, TN – On May 29th, 2012, around 4:40pm, a Mitsubishi Eclipse made a left turn in front of a Chevrolet Avalanche pickup on Fort Campbell Boulevard. The Chevrolet collided with the passenger side of the Mitsubishi.
The Clarksville Police Department released the names from the accident tonight. The Chevrolet Avalanche was driven by Kelly Metzmaker age 31. The driver of the Mitsubishi was Ryan Lee Sullivan age 24. The deceased’s name is Melinda Sue Ricci age 20. The investigation is ongoing.
For more on the story, see: Clarksville Police report Crash on Fort Campbell Boulevard with One Fatality
Nashville Has Dropped Nine Of Ten To Oklahoma City This Season
Oklahoma City, OK – The Nashville Sounds’ struggles against Oklahoma City continued on Wednesday evening as Nashville suffered a 7-2 defeat at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.
Nashville (20-32) has lost nine of its 10 games against the Houston Astros’ top affiliate this season, including each of the last seven meetings between the teams.
Oklahoma City plated six of its seven runs in the contest with two outs in an inning.
Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s Youth Recreation Leagues to kick off with Opening Ceremony this Saturday
Clarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department’s Youth Recreation Leagues will kick off the season with an opening ceremony at 10:00am June 2nd at Heritage Park.
The ceremony will feature Autumn Ferrier singing the National Anthem and the Clarksville Police Department Honor Guard, will present the colors. «Read the rest of this article»
Nashville, TN – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed free agent defenseman Joonas Järvinen (YOH-nuhs JAHR-vehn-en) to a two-year, two-way contract.
Järvinen, 23 (1/5/89), played his first season with Pelicans Lahti of the Finnish League (SM-Liiga) in 2011-12, ranking second among all league skaters in plus/minus rating (+28), fourth in penalty minutes (125) and among the League’s Top 20 defensemen in points (5g-18a-23pts). «Read the rest of this article»
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