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109th Tennessee General Assembly re-elects Justin P. Wilson as Tennessee Comptroller

 

Tennessee Comptroller of the TreasuryNashville, TN – The members of the Tennessee Senate and House have re-elected Justin P. Wilson to serve as the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury. The vote by acclamation was taken during Wednesday’s joint convention of the 109th General Assembly.

Wilson is Tennessee’s 34th Comptroller of the Treasury and was re-elected to his fourth two-year term. He leads a staff of more than 500 employees.

Tennessee Comptroller - Justin P. Wilson

Tennessee Comptroller – Justin P. Wilson

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Fort Campbell MWR’s R.F. Sink Library hosts Amy Bushatz at Brunch and A Book

 

Fort Campbell's Morale, Welfare and Recreation - MWRFort Campbell, KY – Our guest of honor for Brunch and a Book on Tuesday, January 20th will be Amy Bushatz. Amy – Army wife and mother of two has been featured as a military Family subject matter expert on NPR and in the New York Times.

She is the managing editor of Military.com’s Spouse and Family blog SpouseBuzz.com and an associate editor of Military.com. Amy wrote a short story that was included in a compilation of stories written by military Family members entitled Stories Around the Table: Laughter, Wisdom and Strength in Military Life. «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay State University Women’s Basketball take on Belmont Bruins Thursday at Dunn Center

 

Austin Peay (5-11/201) vs. Belmont (4-13/1-3)

Thursday, January 15th, 2014 | 5:15pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Dunn Center

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay women’s basketball team will play in the Dunn Center for the first time in a month when it hosts Belmont in a 5:15 pm, Thursday, Ohio Valley Conference contest. Thursday’s game will start a quick three-game, five-day homestand for the Lady Govs.

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Clarksville Police request Public Assistance in Burglaries in Trough Springs Area

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department is asking for assistance in multiple burglaries within the City of Clarksville and Montgomery County with the most recently being in the Trough Springs Area.

The suspects are driving either a Ford Explorer or Mercury Mountaineer with a Kentucky Temporary Tag. The vehicle is two tone blue and gray or tan on the bottom.

One of the Trough Springs Suspects.

One of the Trough Springs Suspects.

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National Weather Service says Light Snow possible for Clarksville – Montgomery County area Thursday morning

 

National Weather ServiceNashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) reports a fast moving weather system will bring a chance for very light snow to the Clarksville-Montgomery County area as well as Northwest Middle Tennessee Thursday morning, January 15th.

This includes Dover, Erin, Springfield and surrounding areas. Snowflakes may begin to fall between daybreak and 9:00am. Early morning temperatures will be below freezing, so the snowflakes could add up to a light dusting. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Governors Basketball takes on Tennessee State Tigers at Dunn Center, Thursday

 

Austin Peay (5-11/0-2) vs. Tennessee State (3-15/0-3)

January 15th, 2015 | 7:30pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Dunn Center

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – Hoping to find a cure for it offensive ills at home, Austin Peay State University men’s basketball team will seek its first Ohio Valley Conference victory by playing host to Tennessee State, 7:30pm, Thursday, in Dave Aaron Arena.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball return home to Dunn Center to take on Tennessee State.

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Clarksville Police arrest Pat Drive Aggravated Assault Suspect

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police Detectives with the help of Patrol Units were able to locate and arrest the individual who fired shots on Pat Drive. Antonio Jett was booked into the Montgomery County Jail on two counts of Aggravated Assault and is being held on a $200,000 bond.

Patrol Units spotted the vehicle on Riverside Drive later in the evening and conducted a traffic stop. Evidence of the crime was observed in plain view so Detectives investigating the incident were notified and Mr. Jett was taken into custody.

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Encountering some perfumes can be a nauseating expericence

 

perfumeClarksville, TN – The word “perfume” is a derivative of the Latin word “parfumare” meaning “through smoke” and that leaves one to conjure ideas like “Is the perfume to cover up the scent of smoke?” or “Is the perfume to disguise the true scent of the wearer?” Actually, the name derived from the incense that was the first form of perfume.

Perfumes were used by ancient Egyptians to honor their gods, to place with the dead, and to wear. Egyptian women had cones of resins and greases that they put on top of their heads; as the cones melted, they would perfume the hair and faces of the women.

The ancient Greeks extended these uses to bath oils and scents. They also placed perfume containers in the graves of the dead. Greek athletes always perfumed their bodies before each test on the sports fields. «Read the rest of this article»


Austin Peay State University new exhibit showcases road trip paintings across America

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – For the last 12 years, Gregory Botts has been criss-crossing the nation with a car loaded full of art supplies, painting the sites and varying light he encountered.

At first begun as a clarification of the larger abstract works that he was making in the studio, these paintings have grown into their own body of impressive works that feed and inform his larger body of work. Austin Peay State University’s Trahern Gallery is proud to host the first large survey of these works in connection with his larger studio paintings this winter, “Gregory Botts: Painting Along the Road.”

“Gregory Botts: Painting Along the Road.” - Monument Valley Approach

“Gregory Botts: Painting Along the Road.” – Monument Valley Approach

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation says there’s still time to get fit at Kleeman Community Center

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – There’s still time to get in on the Kleeman Community Center’s Fun Interval Training program in 2015! F.I.T. starts back up for a third round on January 26th, and continues through March 26th at the Kleeman Center, located at 166 Cunningham Lane.

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