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Partial road closure on College Street


Friday December 11th, 2009

CGWThe eastbound lane near the intersection of College Street and Hornberger Lane will be closed to traffic on Thursday, December 10th, from 8:00a.m. until approximately 4:00p.m. Gas and Water construction workers are continuing work to replace a two-inch galvanized water main with a six-inch ductile main on College Street. Traffic may pass using the outside lane.

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101st Airborne Soldiers to conduct Help for the Homeless Project


101st Airborne Divison at Fort CampbellFORT CAMPBELL – Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division are going to take part in a Help for the Homeless Project in Nashville, TN, Dec 11.

Soldiers from 2nd Battalion will work with United Methodist Church and Mannacafe Ministries on the project. Together they will prepare and pass out food to the homeless.

The Soldiers hope to use this event as a way to provide charity to the homeless as well as a time to bond with each other.

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New Tax Guide Features Recovery Tax Breaks; Helps People Save on their 2009 Taxes


irs_logoWASHINGTON — Taxpayers can get the most out of new recovery tax breaks and get a jump on preparing their 2009 federal income tax returns by consulting a newly revised comprehensive tax guide now available on «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU hosting a symposium on “Emerging Security Threats in Southeast Asia” today


Austin Peay State University LogoThe Austin Peay State University Department of Public Management and Criminal Justice and the Institute for Global Security Studies will host a symposium, titled “Emerging Security Threats in South Asia,” Today. The symposium will be from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 10 at the Austin Peay Center @ Fort Campbell on Bastogne Avenue at Fort Campbell, Ky. It is the first in a four-part series, “Preventing the Next Afghanistan,” in which anticipated national security challenges and the means to a safe global future will be discussed.

The keynote speaker will be Lt. Gen. David P. Fridovich with the U.S. SOCOM Headquarters. Receptions before and after the symposium will be held.

The event is open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Thomas O’Connor, (931) 221-1477 or , or Dr. Mohammed Waheeduzzaman, (931) 221-1449.

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Lowe and Ferguson Help APSU Music Department Set Holiday Mood for Area


Austin Peay State University LogoSome of the country’s top musical talent is heading to Austin Peay State University this December to help bring a little holiday spirit to the Clarksville community.

Famed guitarist Mundell Lowe and vocalist and bass player Jim Ferguson will join the APSU music faculty at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 12 for “Who Comes This Night: An Evening of Christmas Music” at the Music/Mass Communication Building Concert Hall. «Read the rest of this article»

APSU’s African American Cultural Center holding “A Kwanzaa Celebration” tonight


aacc_boxThe Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center (WNDAACC) at Austin Peay State University is presenting “A Kwanzaa Celebration” tonight

The event will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 10 at the WNDAACC. The public is invited to attend.

“A Kwanzaa Celebration” will feature the presentation of the symbols of Kwanzaa, the meaning and the lighting of seven candles and a traditional Kwanzaa feast. In addition, the principles of Kwanzaa – unity, self-determination, responsibility, cooperative, faith, creativity and strength – will be shared.

For more information, contact the WNDAACC by telephone at (931) 221-7120.

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Herron announces Legislative endorsements

Roy Herron

Roy Herron

Dresden – State Senator Roy Herron, Democratic candidate for Tennessee’s 8th District in the U.S. Congress, today announced endorsements from State Senator Tim Barnes (D-Clarksville),  State Senator Doug Jackson (D-Dickson), State Representative Joe Pitts (D-Clarksville), and State Representative John Tidwell (D-New Johnsonville), all prominent legislators who represent Tennesseans living in the Congressional District.

“I’ve had the opportunity to serve with Roy Herron, and I have seen his care and concern for people. I’m confident that the people of the 8th congressional district will be well-served when Roy becomes their Congressmen,” said Sen. Barnes, whose 22nd District includes Houston and Montgomery counties. «Read the rest of this article»

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