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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Soldier recognized during annual Medic recognition

 

Blanchfield Army Hospital - BACH - Fort Campbell KYFort Campbell, KY – Blanchfield Army Community Hospital  (BACH) medic Staff Sgt. Travis Lander was honored at the 6th Annual Angels of the Battlefield ceremony October 29th, at the Wilma Rudolph Events Center in Clarksville, TN.

Maj. Gen. Richard W. Thomas, Director of Healthcare Operations for the Defense Health Agency, served as the keynote speaker at the event, hosted by Fort Campbell’s Armed Services YMCA.  Lander was among 16 medics honored, nearly half of whom served in Vietnam. The remaining honorees were Fort Campbell active duty Soldiers who served in the most recent conflicts.

Blanchfield Army Community Hospital medic Staff Sgt. Travis Lander is one of 16 combat medics to be recognized Oct. 29 at the Wilma Rudolph Events Center in Clarksville, Tenn., during the 6th Annual Angels of the Battlefield ceremony. Pictured left to right: 101st Airborne Division Command Sgt. Maj. Gregory F. Nowak; 101st Airborne Division commanding general Maj. Gen. Gary J. Volesky; Blanchfield Army Community Hospital medic Staff Sgt. Travis Lander; Fort Campbell Armed Services YMCA director Karen Grimsley; Healthcare Operations Division for Defense Health Agency Sgt. Maj. Paul Ambersley; and Healthcare Operations for the Defense Health Agency director Maj. Gen. Richard W. Thomas.

Blanchfield Army Community Hospital medic Staff Sgt. Travis Lander is one of 16 combat medics to be recognized Oct. 29 at the Wilma Rudolph Events Center in Clarksville, Tenn., during the 6th Annual Angels of the Battlefield ceremony. Pictured left to right: 101st Airborne Division Command Sgt. Maj. Gregory F. Nowak; 101st Airborne Division commanding general Maj. Gen. Gary J. Volesky; Blanchfield Army Community Hospital medic Staff Sgt. Travis Lander; Fort Campbell Armed Services YMCA director Karen Grimsley; Healthcare Operations Division for Defense Health Agency Sgt. Maj. Paul Ambersley; and Healthcare Operations for the Defense Health Agency director Maj. Gen. Richard W. Thomas.

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The Clarksville-Area Chamber of Commerce’s Home and Garden Show Continues Today

 

Clarksville Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden ShowClarksville, TN – The fifth annual Clarksville-Area Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden Show continues today at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center at Liberty Park (Highway 13/48) from noon through 5:00pm. This year the event is brought to you by Furniture connection.

Just in time for Spring, this year’s Garden show will boast over 50 vendors who will be there to assist you in planning all your home improvement projects. Whether it be landscaping, painting, education, furniture, or roofing.

The 2014 Clarksville-Area Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden Show

The 2014 Clarksville-Area Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden Show

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Tennessee State Licensure Renewal Bill aiding Military Personnel Passes House of Representatives Unanimously

 

TDOT Issues Two Important Public Meeting Notices impacting Clarksville-Montgomery County

Tennessee State Representative - District 67Nashville, TN – House Bill 0422 (Senate Bill 493) which would expedite issuance of certain professional licenses and temporarily extend certain licenses for active duty personnel that were deployed when their licenses came due for renewal passed unanimously in the House of Representatives on Monday, March 11th.

Tennessee State Representative Joe Pitts (D-Clarksville), sponsor of the House bill said “The legislation sets a clear process for professional license renewal when our active duty military personnel are deployed at the time of that renewal.”

The House of Representatives passed the bill unanimously and the Senate will take up the bill on Monday, March 18th.

Tennessee State Representative Joe Pitts

Tennessee State Representative Joe Pitts

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Clarksville Montgomery County to hold Vietnam Veterans Breakfast in honor of the 50th anniversary of Vietnam War

 

Montgomery CountyMontgomery County, TN – Montgomery County Government and the City of Clarksville will host a breakfast commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

All Montgomery County Vietnam Veterans are invited to attend. This event is set for Wednesday, April 3rd at 7:30am at the Wilma Rudolph Events Center at Liberty Park. «Read the rest of this article»

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Legends of Clarksvegas returns to benefit the Clarksville-Montgomery County Humane Society

 

Legends of ClarksvegasClarksville, TN – On Saturday March 9th the Legends of Clarksvegas will rock the Wilma Rudolph Events Center at Liberty Park to benefit animals and the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County.

The Legends of Clarksvegas features some of the best professional impersonators in the business. Come see Shawn Barker as “Johnny Cash”, Lance Lipinsky as “Jerry Lee Lewis”, Freddy B as “Elvis Presley”, and Steve Bobbitt as “Rod Stewart” along with special guests, the EAS Showband, the official tribute band for Graceland. Local Attorney Kevin Kennedy will be acting at the Emcee for the evening.

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Handcrafted Holidays is a new Holiday tradition for Clarksville

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – The Wilma Rudolph Event Center, located at Liberty Park, played host to “Handmade Holidays,” a Crafters Bazaar which featured holiday-themed handmade and handcrafted items. It featured more than 40 booths of crafts, art, jewelry, pottery, quilts, soaps, and more.

Matthew Nixon of the Clarksville Department of Parks and Recreation said, “The idea for the Handmade Holidays event was the brainchild of the team behind the downtown market. Towards the end of the season. We knew that the market was going to be closing and we wanted to see if a craft show such as other entities have, would work here in Clarksville. So we scheduled it in the new Wilma Rudolph Event Center, and so far it’s been a huge success.”

Shoppers at the 2012 Handcrafted Holidays

Shoppers at the 2012 Handcrafted Holidays

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Clarksville-Montgomery County voters turn out for Election 2012

 

Election 2012Clarksville TN-Voters are turning out in steady numbers all across Clarksville-Montgomery County today as America votes in the 2012 Presidential Election.  Montgomery County Election Commission officials say there have been no reports of major voting problems at any of their polling locations.

Clarksville Online had visited several locations throughout the morning and the number of people who had voted varied from each location.

Voters at Cumberland Heights Elementary School

Voters at Cumberland Heights Elementary School

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City of Clarksville lifts Mandatory Water Restrictions for Commercial Customers

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan is announcing the lifting of mandatory water restrictions placed on commercial customers.

“Although we currently have a little break from the extreme heat, we are still seeing an increase in water usage due to the very dry weather conditions. We are making every attempt to lift the water usage restrictions in place as quickly and efficiently as possible. This is the first step in that process,” said Mayor McMillan. «Read the rest of this article»

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