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American Heart Association says Breastfeeding may reduce a Mother’s Heart Attack and Stroke Risk

 

American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report

American Heart AssociationDallas, TX – Breastfeeding is not only healthy for babies, it may also reduce a mother’s risk of having a heart attack or stroke later in life, according to new research published in of the Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

Previous studies have suggested that mothers get short-term health benefits from breastfeeding, such as weight loss and lower cholesterol, blood pressure and glucose levels after pregnancy.

A study of Chinese women found that the longer a mother breastfeeds, the greater the cardiovascular health benefit appears to be. (American Heart Association)

A study of Chinese women found that the longer a mother breastfeeds, the greater the cardiovascular health benefit appears to be. (American Heart Association)

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TBI adds Kingsport Couple to Top Ten Most Wanted List

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationJohnson City, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has two new additions to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Jarret Cole Heitmann and Makayla Danielle Stilwell.

Heitmann (DOB 6-30-92) and Stilwell (DOB 4-6-95) are wanted by the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office and the TBI in connection with a robbery and shooting incident that occurred on June 20th in Kingsport.

Both are charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder, Aggravated Kidnapping, two counts of Aggravated Assault, Reckless Endangerment and Especially Aggravated Robbery.

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My Two Cents: Remembering Pastor Jimmy Terry

 

My Two-Cents with Hank BonecutterClarksville, TN – Pastor Jimmy Terry of Tabernacle Baptist Church, passed away last night after a long battle with cancer.  He immediately walked into the arms of Jesus.

Jimmy Terry was like a father to me.  

I’ve known Pastor Terry for over 30 years, in the beginning, through WJZM radio station where he produced a weekly church program.  When I became the owner in 1994, our relationship grew closer.  

Pastor Jimmy Terry

Pastor Jimmy Terry

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APSU Governors Golf Classic postponed to August 4th

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – With inclement weather scheduled to hit the Clarksville community Friday, Austin Peay State University Athletics department’s Echo Power Engineering Governors Golf Classic fundraiser, presented by Hand Family Companies and the APSU Governors Club, has been rescheduled and will be played August 4th, 2017 at Clarksville Country Club and Swan Lake Golf Course.

Teams registered to play but cannot attend the rescheduled date can contact the APSU Athletics Department (931.221.7904) to have their registration rolled over into the 2018 event.

APSU Governors Golf Classic postponed due to inclement weather forecast.

APSU Governors Golf Classic postponed due to inclement weather forecast.

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Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan says Reverend Jimmy Terry was “Inspirational”

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan released this statement after learning of the passing of the Reverend Jimmy Terry on Thursday.

“Pastor Terry was a dear friend and adviser for many years, and we will miss him. He served his faith, his family, his country, and our community with a dedication rarely seen. We send our thoughts and prayers of comfort out to his family and legion of friends.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan and Reverend Jimmy Terry.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan and Reverend Jimmy Terry.

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City of Clarksville dedicates Born Learning Trail at Liberty Park

 

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan, United Way, Happy Kids open Outdoor Resource

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan, United Way Executive Ginna Holleman and a playful group of Head Start students opened the Born Learning Trail at Liberty Park on Wednesday.

The project is a partnership between the City of Clarksville and the United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region.

Youngsters from the Lafayette Road Head State gathered Wednesday with Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan at Liberty Park for the grand opening of the Born Learning Trail, a United Way sponsored interactive set of activities for young children and their caregivers.

Youngsters from the Lafayette Road Head State gathered Wednesday with Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan at Liberty Park for the grand opening of the Born Learning Trail, a United Way sponsored interactive set of activities for young children and their caregivers.

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Kiwanis Club of Clarksville Presents Scholarship and Donation

 

Kiwanis Club of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – At the weekly meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Clarksville on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017, two check presentations were held.

Congratulations to Ashley Montgomery, Rossview High School student, for being awarded the 2017 Kiwanis Club of Clarksville Scholarship.

Kiwanis President Daniel Binkley presents a scholarship check to Ashley Montgomery

Kiwanis President Daniel Binkley presents a scholarship check to Ashley Montgomery

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101st Airborne Division 2nd Brigade Soldiers First Warfighters to Sling Load TCN-Light

 

Written by 1st Lt. Daniel Johnson
2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (AA) Public Affairs

2nd Brigade Combat Team - StrikeFort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne Division

Fort Campbell, KY – Soldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and pilots from the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, became the first Soldiers in the operational Army to sling load the Tactical Command Node-Light last week.

This training was done in preparation for the brigade’s upcoming rotation as part of the Network Integration Exercise at Fort Bliss, Texas, in July. At NIE 2BCT will validate new systems that will be fielded to the Army for future mission sets.

A CH-47 Chinook flown by Soldiers from the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), sling loads the Tactical Control Node-Light at Fort Campbell, KY, Jun. 15, 2017. The training was part of 2nd Brigade, 101st’s preparation for the upcoming Network Integration Exercise at Fort Bliss, where they will be the first light BCT to participate. (Sgt. Bradford Alex)

A CH-47 Chinook flown by Soldiers from the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), sling loads the Tactical Control Node-Light at Fort Campbell, KY, Jun. 15, 2017. The training was part of 2nd Brigade, 101st’s preparation for the upcoming Network Integration Exercise at Fort Bliss, where they will be the first light BCT to participate. (Sgt. Bradford Alex)

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Clarksville Gas and Water announces Water Outage Planned for Sections of Trenton Road and Tylertown Road

 

Sunday, June 25th, 2017, 10:00pm

Clarksville Gas and Water Department - CGWClarksville, TN – Clarksville Gas and Water has planned a water outage on a section of Trenton Road and Tylertown Road on Sunday evening, June 25th, 2017 at 10:00pm for new water main line connection work.

The water outage will affect Trenton Road from Tylertown Road to the state line, Tylertown Road from Trenton Road to Sage Meadow Lane, Connemara Way, Castile Bar, Anthony Court, Drawbridge Court, Roscommon Way, Travis Place, Meshaw Trail, Waterford Circle, Waterford Court, New Grange Circle, New Grange Court, Challis Drive, Snoopy Drive, North Woodstock Way, North Woodstock Drive, Woodstock Court, Spring Water Drive and Sage Meadow Lane.

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State Farm reminds everyone that Lightning Safety Awareness Week is June 18th-24th

 

State FarmMurfreesboro, TN – The number of homeowners insurance claims from lightning strikes and electrical surges in the United States rose in 2016, compared with 2015; however, the average cost that insurers paid on those claims fell, according to a new analysis by the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.).

Tennessee is 12th on the List of Lightning Insurance Claims, Kentucky is 21st. (NOAA)

Tennessee is 12th on the List of Lightning Insurance Claims, Kentucky is 21st. (NOAA)

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