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Nick Steward answers critics, admits to stealing from Army

 
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Clarksville, TN – Embattled Ward 1 Clarksville City Councilman, and state legislative candidate Nick Steward, admitted to stealing from the Army while serving in Afghanistan, and receiving a “general discharge” for his crime.

In an exclusive interview on Clarksville news talk radio station, WJZM, Steward said that he took some computer parts for his personal use while ordering supplies for his unit.  Steward said he was caught “by my chain of command” and eventually discharged from service.  This is the first time that Steward has admitted to his indiscretion publicly. «Read the rest of this article»

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NAACP Rallies behind the LEAP Organization

 

L.E.A.P.Clarksville, TN – The Annual Barbara Johnson Unity Day Breakfast was held at the Quality Inn Hotel on Wilma Rudolph Boulevard. Many elected officials, pastors, and active members of the community were present to show their commitment to unification for the betterment of the Clarksville Tennessee community.

Awards were presented to former City Council Woman Barbara Johnson and several others to recognize their achievement in addition to elected officials addressing those in attendance.

LEAP Founder/Executive Director Richard “Reason” Garrett (left) and NAACP President Jimmie Garland (right) spoke at the Annual Barbara Johnson Unity Day Breakfast.

LEAP Founder/Executive Director Richard “Reason” Garrett (left) and NAACP President Jimmie Garland (right) spoke at the Annual Barbara Johnson Unity Day Breakfast.

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Clarksville Mayor appoints Charter Revision Commission

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan has announced the appointment of a twelve citizen Charter Revision Commission who will once again tackle the revision of the Clarksville City Charter.

In making her announcement today, Mayor McMillan said, “The Charter is our constitution and it must meet the challenges of the present while providing future generations with direction for governing.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Nick Steward to run for Tennessee State House in District 74

 
Nick Steward, Candidate for State House District 74

Nick Steward, Candidate for State House District 74

Clarksville, TN – Clarksville City Councilman Nick Steward held a press conference on February 1st to announce his plans to run for the State Legislature, District 74.   The newly redrawn district includes over 66,000 voters, with over 40,000 located in Clarksville/Montgomery County. The 74th District is currently being served by John Tidwell (D) from New Johnsonville TN.   Tidwell was first elected in 1996, and ran unopposed in 2010.

Steward, a Republican, has told Clarksville Online that he was approached to run for the office, “Last year a group of business owners and community leaders approached me to let me know they were happy with my votes and leadership on the Clarksville City Council.  They asked me if I would consider running for state office.  I told them I would give it some thought, but I was focused on the task at hand.  During the redistricting process, a few more people in our community and around Tennessee approached me as well.  After a great deal of thought and prayer, I felt that I do have a lot to offer our community and Tennessee by serving in the State House.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville City Councilman Nick Steward to run for Tennessee State Legislature

 
Nick Steward, Clarksville City Council Ward 1

Nick Steward, Clarksville City Council Ward 1

Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Ward 1 city councilman Nick Steward will hold an official press conference on February 1st to announce his plans to run for the State Legislature, District 74.   The newly redrawn district includes over 66,000 voters, with over 40,000 in Clarksville/Montgomery County.

Steward, a Republican, tells Clarksville Online, “Last year a group of business owners and community leaders approached me to let me know they were happy with my votes and leadership on the Clarksville City Council.  They asked me if I would consider running for state office.  I told them I would give it some thought, but I was focused on the task at hand.  During the redistricting process, a few more people in our community and around Tennessee approached me as well.  After a great deal of thought and prayer, I felt that I do have a lot to offer our community and Tennessee by serving in the State House.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville City Councilman appointed by Governor Haslam

 

The Seal of the State of TennesseeNashville, TN – A Clarksville city councilman has been appointed to a state board by Governor Bill Haslam.  It was announced today that Ward 1 councilman Nick Steward has been appointed to The Tennessee Pest Control and Licensing and Advisory Board.

This board meets to consider special licenses for individuals who meet minimum qualifications for certain categories of pesticide application. Steward is expected to take the oath of office November 1st in a ceremony at the Clarksville Board of Realtors. Steward is a first term city councilman, replacing Barbara Johnson in North Clarksville. «Read the rest of this article»

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Nick Steward to hold Meet and Greet with Council Woman Barbara Johnson today

 

City Councilwoman Barbara Johnson Cordially Invites You to meet and greet with Ward 1 City Council Candidate Nick Steward  at Patriot’s Park between 1:00pm and 5:00pm.  Steward will be holding a FREE Picnic and Afternoon of Family Fun.  There will be Free hamburgers, hot dogs, baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad & drinks. Inflatables will be on hand for the Kids. In case of heat there will be “Cool Zone” outdoor Air Conditioning.  Come out and share your views of what makes a great City Council Candidate! «Read the rest of this article»

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The Unity Day Celebration was something special

 

Unity is the quality or state of being made one.

That is exactly what happened during the first annual Unity Day Celebration on Saturday night. For at least one evening, our community was made whole. The purpose of Unity Day was to help unite the Clarksville community, it celebrated the accomplishments our community’s leadership, and paid tribute to and recognized the hard work of non-profit organizations in Clarksville, TN; and It more than succeeded in reaching this lofty goal.

The event was the brainchild of Treva Gordon, the Founder and Publisher of the Convenient Shopper an advertising supported bi-monthly magazine. However, during the evenings ceremonies Clarksville Mayor Johnny Piper announced that Unity Day would be officially recognized by the City each year.

Non-profit organizations being recognized at the 2010 Unity Day Ceremonies

Non-profit organizations being recognized at the 2010 Unity Day Ceremonies

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