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U.S. President Donald J. Trump Proclamation on Prayer for Peace, Memorial Day, 2019

 

President of the United States SealWashington, D.C. – Whether on the battlefields of Bunker Hill, on the beaches of Normandy, in the jungles of Vietnam, or in the mountains and deserts of the Middle East, brave Americans of every generation have given their last full measure of devotion in defense of our country, our liberty, and our founding ideals.  On Memorial Day, we humbly honor these incredible patriots and firmly renew our abiding commitment to uphold the principles for which they laid down their lives.

As a free people, we have a sacred duty to remember the courageous warriors who have made the ultimate sacrifice to ensure that our great country would endure.  It is our responsibility to strive to ensure that their noble acts of dedication to our country and the cause of freedom were not in vain and to comfort the families they have left behind, who bear the heartbreak of their loss. 

United States President Donald J. Trump

United States President Donald J. Trump

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Flags across Clarksville will fly at half-staff to honor Peace Officers

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The United States, State and City flags be flown at half-staff at all City of Clarksville offices and facilities as directed by Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts on Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 for Peace Officers Memorial Day. This is in keeping with the Presidential declarations and Congressional resolutions.

In addition, the local Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be at 10:30am Friday at the Clarksville Police Department Headquarters, 135 Commerce Street. The public is invited to attend.

Flags to fly at half-staff to honor Peace Officers Wednesday, May 15th

Flags to fly at half-staff to honor Peace Officers Wednesday, May 15th

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held Friday, May 17th

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The 2019 National Police Week (NPW) is May 12th through May 18th. The Clarksville-Montgomery County local Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held Friday, May 17th, 2019, 10:30am at Clarksville Police Headquarters, 135 Commerce Street. The public is invited to attend.

U.S. President John F. Kennedy signed Public Law 87-726 designating May 15th as Peace Officers’ Memorial Day back in 1962, and the week in which May 15th falls as National Police Week.

Clarksville-Montgomery County Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony

Clarksville-Montgomery County Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony

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Marsha Blackburn Report: This Week From Washington – April 1st, 2019

 

Senator Marsha Blackburn

Tennessee

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – Tennessee Tuesday is always my favorite day of the week.

Senator Lamar Alexander and I welcomed another great group of Tennesseans to our nation’s capital for coffee, conversation, and pictures this week.

If you plan to be in the Washington, D.C. area on a Tuesday when the Senate is in session, we would love if you join us for this Tennessee tradition. Constituents attending will have the opportunity to meet and have their picture taken with their senators while enjoying a coffee and pastries. 

Tennessee Tuesday

Tennessee Tuesday

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Senator Marsha Blackburn To Vote for Border Security

 

Senator Marsha Blackburn

Tennessee

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee) made the following statement regarding today’s vote on Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s resolution to block President Donald Trump’s southern border emergency declaration:

“Since Congress gave emergency powers to the executive branch in 1976 under the National Emergencies Act, presidents from both political parties have declared national emergencies in the United States over situations far less dire than the security and humanitarian crisis that is currently plaguing the southern border.”

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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AAA reports United States Gas Price Averages Inching Up Amid Rising Demand

 

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AAATampa, FL – Many motorists filling up across the country are noticing gas prices that are increasing slightly. While nearly 25 states’ averages increased on the week, the national average is only a penny more than a week ago at $2.26.

The fluctuating national and state gas price averages come alongside an increase in gasoline demand and reflect the higher crude oil prices as of late, but it’s likely not to be a long-term trend.

While nearly 25 states’ averages increased on the week, the national average is only a penny more than a week ago. (AAA)

While nearly 25 states’ averages increased on the week, the national average is only a penny more than a week ago. (AAA)

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Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce says Number of Federal Unemployment Claims Doubles in Ten Days

 

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) 

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce DevelopmentNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development reports that the number of federal employees applying for Tennessee unemployment insurance benefits has more than doubled during the last 10 days as the partial shutdown of the United States government moves into its fourth week.

Federal Employees in Tennessee Seek Unemployment Benefits during Extended Shutdown.

Federal Employees in Tennessee Seek Unemployment Benefits during Extended Shutdown.

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My Two Cents: A Nation Divided

 

My Two-Cents with Hank BonecutterClarksville, TN – This article is strictly my opinion and does NOT reflect the opinion of the staff, management or sponsors of Clarksville Online and it’s partners.

I’ve just finished watching President Trump’s speech from the oval office.  I watched it online and watched in horror the HATE that has consumed this country and is perpetuated by all of us in some form or fashion. 

I’m no expert and I’m not trying to change the world, I’m just trying to enjoy life, my family, my grandsons and my faith. I want ALL of us to do good, to be healthy, happy and fulfilled. 

Washington D.C.

Washington D.C.

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Clarksville Civil War Roundtable to hold next meeting on December 19th, 2018

 

Clarksville Civil War Roundtable 

Clarksville Civil War RoundtableClarksville, TN – The next meeting of the Clarksville Civil War Roundtable will be on Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 at the Bone & Joint Center, 980 Professional Park Drive, right across the street from Tennova Heathcare. This is just off Dunlop Lane and Holiday Drive and only a few minutes east of Governor’s Square mall.

The meeting begins at 7:00pm and is always open to the public. Members please bring a friend or two – new recruits are always welcomed.

Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant

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Fort Campbell will observe a National Day of Mourning for Former President George H.W. Bush

 

Fort Campbell

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – Fort Campbell will observe the National Day of Mourning for Former President George H.W. Bush on December 5th, 2018.

Non-mission essential personnel should not report for duty and non-mission essential activities will be impacted by this closure. Mission-essential personnel will report to work and mission-essential activities will take place.

Contact your supervisor if you have questions. Contact any offices/organizations you were planning to visit on Wednesday to ensure if they will be open or closed.

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush

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