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Tennessee’s Free Fishing Day set for Saturday, June 11th

 

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency - TWRANashville, TN – Tennessee’s annual Free Fishing Day is Saturday, June 11th when anyone may fish free without a license in the state’s public waters.

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency provides the free day in hopes of increasing interest in fishing. The day allows anyone the opportunity to try this great outdoor sport, especially children. In addition, children ages 13-15 may fish without a license beginning on Free Fishing Day through the following Friday (June 17th). «Read the rest of this article»

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July 19th-24th is Educator’s Week at the Customs House Museum

 

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – During this week, area educators who present their teacher badge or other indication of where they are employed will be given free admission so they can discover what the museum has to offer their students. The Museum will also be giving out information about tours of the museum for the upcoming school year. Area art teachers will be able to see some of the art exhibits on display and a time line of upcoming art shows for the 2011-12 school year. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks & Recreation thanks volunteers for help in National Trails Day Cleanup

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationThe City of Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department would like to thank those who participated in the National Trails Day cleanup at the Clarksville Greenway on June 4. The following people and organizations helped with clearing brush, limbs and other debris from the Clarksville Greenway.

Clarksville Greenway Trails Cleanup Volunteers

Clarksville Greenway Trails Cleanup Volunteers

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Sounds End Winning Streak With 5-4 Loss In New Orleans

 

Nashville SoundsMetairie, LA – The Nashville Sounds lost, 5-4, to the New Orleans Zephyrs on Tuesday afternoon at Zephyr Field in the finale of a four-game set. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for Nashville, who took the first three games of the four-game series.

The one-run loss for Nashville (26-32) was the club’s PCL-leading 16th of the season, which has accounted for half of the club’s total defeats.

Nashville Sounds Baseball

Nashville Sounds Baseball

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Thought of the Day #6

 

Semi-daily preaching by a Semi-daily Preacher on a semi-daily basis

Greg Lee as Brother Preacher

Greg Lee as Brother Preacher

“I wonder if I’ll ever think of another Blermon?”
  
“I think you will.”

“Who are you?”

“I’m another thought you’re having.”

“Well, get lost.  This post is called: ‘THOUGHT OF THE DAY’, not THOUGHTS THAT  SIMULTANEOUSLY PASS THROUGH MY HEAD.”

“Sorry, Grumpy.  I didn’t realize you had so many rules.”

“Well, I DO.  You HAVE to if you wanna be a successful Bleacher with a growing, dynamic Blongregation.” «Read the rest of this article»


Man Lifeflighted after Falling Out of the back of a Pickup while Delivering Ads

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Today around 11:30am, Michael Vernon King, 62, of Oak Grove, KY and his son, Joshua King, 23 were in a 99 Dodge Pickup delivering advertisements to the residences on Elkmont Drive.

Michael King was driving down the center of the road and his son was in the bed of the pickup throwing the papers into the yards.

99 Dodge Pickup truck that Michael King was driving.

99 Dodge Pickup truck that Michael King was driving.

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Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

 

Statement from Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – “A few days ago, I was diagnosed with MS, Multiple Sclerosis. MS is a condition that affects thousands of people, and I’m now one of them. ”

“I’m grateful to the tremendous medical team, who is so effectively teaching my family and me about this condition. ”

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan at the Tuesday 11:30pm press conference.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan at the Tuesday 11:30pm press conference.

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APSU, Vol State to celebrate opening of Highland Crest

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – This fall, both Austin Peay State University and Volunteer State Community College will offer classes and degree programs at the new Highland Crest Campus in Springfield.

To get new students started, the two schools will hold an Open House Celebration and College Day from 11:00am-7:00pm, Wednesday, June 22nd. A ribbon cutting ceremony, sponsored by the Robertson County Chamber of Commerce, will be held at noon. Lunch and bluegrass music will be provided for future students, guests and the public. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Fox vs. Knockouts in Women’s Football Saturday

 

Clarksville FoxClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Fox woman’s full contact football team is coming off of a two game winning streak on the road and will be hosting the North Texas Knockouts Saturday June 11th at 7:00pm at Northwest High School.

This will be the Fox’s last game of the season and so tell all your friends and come out to see the game.

Tickets are $8.00 a person and Children 5 and under get in FREE. «Read the rest of this article»

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Liberty Park Remains Closed for Construction, Boat Ramp, Dock Accessible on Weekends Only

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department has opened a new, four-lane boat ramp and two boat docks at Liberty Park for weekend use only.  The park area remains closed until its completion.

Because of continuing construction at the park, the ramps are only open from 7:00am to 8:00pm each Saturday and Sunday. Liberty Park Boat Ramp is closed to the public during weekdays. This is noted on a sign at the park entrance.

Liberty Park Boat Ramp

Liberty Park Boat Ramp

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