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Clarksville Department of Electricity says Colder Weather causes Electric Bills to Increase

 

Clarksville Department of Electricity - CDE - CDE LightbandClarksville, TN – According to CDE Lightband, current residential bills increased on average by about 30 percent from the previous billing period due to the colder weather Clarksville experienced beginning around Thanksgiving.

Based on National Weather Service statistics maintained by CDE Lightband, December was about 26 percent colder than November. The last week of November and the month of December also saw several morning temperatures in the teens. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Highway Patrol and Mothers Against Drunk Driving partner for “Tie One On For Safety” Holiday Campaign

 

Tennessee Highway Patrol - THPNashville, TN – Colonel Tracy Trott announced today that the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) has partnered with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) to help raise awareness about the importance of designating a non-drinking driver during holiday celebrations.

Colonel Trott was joined by representatives from MADD to announce the patrol’s participation in the “Tie One On For Safety” red ribbon campaign, which is the organization’s signature nationwide public awareness program.

Tennessee State Trooper ties Mothers Against Drunk Driving ribbon on his patrol car.

Tennessee State Trooper ties Mothers Against Drunk Driving ribbon on his patrol car.

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball begin busy travel month with Xavier

 

Austin Peay Lady Govs vs. Xavier Musketeers

Saturday, December 7th, 2013 | 6:00pm (CT)
Cincinnati, Ohio | Cintas Center (10,250)

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN - Austin Peay returns to the road for the first time in more than three weeks when it travels north for a now 6:00pm (CT), Saturday contest against Xavier at the Cintas Center. The start time for Saturday’s contest was recently pushed back due to a facility conflict.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball visit Xavier.

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball visit Xavier.

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Fort Campbell’s Wings of Destiny celebrates Thanksgiving

 

Written by Sgt. Duncan Brennan
101st Combat Aviation Brigade

Wings of DestinyFort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne Division

Fort Campbell, KY – Soldiers from 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) held their Thanksgiving meal at the Son Cafe dining facility on Fort Campbell, KY, November 26th, 2013.

The meal included all of the traditional items and was served to the soldiers by commanders, senior officers and noncommissioned officers.

Soldiers from 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault,) get served lunch by brigade staff officers and noncommissioned officers during the 101st CAB Thanksgiving meal at the Son Cafe dining facility on Fort Campbell, Ky., Nov. 26, 2013. The tradition of senior leadership serving holiday meals to soldiers is a long-running tradition that is meant to foster esprit de corps. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB Public Affairs)

Soldiers from 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault,) get served lunch by brigade staff officers and noncommissioned officers during the 101st CAB Thanksgiving meal at the Son Cafe dining facility on Fort Campbell, Ky., Nov. 26, 2013. The tradition of senior leadership serving holiday meals to soldiers is a long-running tradition that is meant to foster esprit de corps. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB Public Affairs)

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APSU Lady Govs Basketball play Central Arkansas Saturday at the Dunn Center

 

Austin Peay Lady Govs vs. Central Arkansas Sugar Bears

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 | 7:00pm CT
Clarksville, TN | Winfield Dunn Center (7,257)

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN - For the first time since 1999, Austin Peay women’s basketball team will play a home game during the Thanksgiving Break when it hosts Central Arkansas in a 7:00pm, Saturday contest at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay Lady Govs host Central Arkansas. (Michael Rios-Clarksville Sports Network)

Austin Peay Lady Govs host Central Arkansas. (Michael Rios-Clarksville Sports Network)

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Fort Campbell’s 101st Sustainment Brigade has Thanksgiving Day feast away from home

 

Written by Sgt. Sinthia Rosario
101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (AA) Public Affairs

101st Sustainment Brigade - LifelinersFort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne Division

Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan – Thanksgiving Day is a time to be thankful and traditionally family and friends come together to enjoy a lavish meal.

For soldiers with Task Force Lifeliner, currently deployed to Afghanistan, a Thanksgiving meal brings a little comfort from home as it gives them a chance to sit down and enjoy a meal with their comrades.

Task Force Lifeliner soldiers bow their heads and give thanks during Thanksgiving Day at the Koele Dining Facility, Nov. 28th, 2013, at Bagram Air Field, Parwan province, Afghanistan. The soldiers had the opportunity to celebrate their holiday with a variety of traditional foods. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Sinthia Rosario, Task Force Lifeliner Public Affairs)

Task Force Lifeliner soldiers bow their heads and give thanks during Thanksgiving Day at the Koele Dining Facility, Nov. 28th, 2013, at Bagram Air Field, Parwan province, Afghanistan. The soldiers had the opportunity to celebrate their holiday with a variety of traditional foods. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Sinthia Rosario, Task Force Lifeliner Public Affairs)

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City of Clarksville Councilman Bill Summers and Family wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving

 

Clarksville City Council - Ward 10Clarksville, TN – My family and I want to wish each of you a very safe and Happy Thanksgiving!

Please remember that many families will sit down to a Thanksgiving table that may have an empty chair due to a loved one keeping watch over our nation’s security or overseas in active combat zones.

Clarksville Councilman Bill Summers

Clarksville Councilman Bill Summers

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Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – As we all learned in elementary school, Thanksgiving is a celebration and a time for giving thanks for the blessings we have received and the obstacles we have overcome.

The first Thanksgiving feasts, we are told, were shared between the colonists and the Native Americans who had helped them survive. Indeed, those early celebrations recognized, at least in part, that without the natives, the settlers may not have survived.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan

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Thanksgiving’s Beginnings

 
The First Thanksgiving 1621

The First Thanksgiving 1621

Clarksville, TN – Throughout history, people have given thanks for many reasons. Thanks is given often in joyful celebration and sometimes in solemn, even prayerful, ceremony.

The United States, over hundreds of years, has come to observe a national holiday for giving thanks.

It is a time to celebrate family and friends, the arrival of crisp fall weather, the turning of the leaves, football, turkey, cornbread dressing and pumpkin pie. «Read the rest of this article»

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Black Friday Store Openings in Clarksville

 

Black FridayClarksville, TN – After a day of eating Turkey on Thanksgiving, most people are watching football or taking a nap. Others though, begin to plan their evenings shopping. Black Friday is always one of the largest retail days of the years with store after store competing to offer the biggest deals to lure the shoppers inside.

Each year it seems, stores have been opening earlier and earlier. This year is no exception. Some stores are opening Thanksgiving day at 8:00pm. Below is a list of some of the stores, their opening times and some of the specials they will be having. «Read the rest of this article»

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