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Clarksville Montgomery County area TDOT Maintenance Work starting June 4th, 2015

 

Tennessee Department of Transportation - TDOT

Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) reports that on Saturday, June 6th or Sunday, June 7th, from 8:00am – 4:00pm, there will be rolling roadblocks on I-24 westbound, between MM 11.0 and MM 8.0, in order install bridge beams. The roadblocks will occur in approximately 20-minute intervals.

This is part of the bridge replacement project over Interstate 24 (Exit 8) on State Route 237.

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Nashville Sounds get back on track with 5-1 win over Salt Lake Bees

 

Right-Hander Chris Bassitt Ties A Career-High With 11 Strikeouts Through Six Innings

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Nashville received a magnificent start from Chris Bassitt and the offense came alive late to help the Sounds scratch out a 5-1 victory over the Salt Lake Bees on Wednesday night at First Tennessee Park.

The Nashville pitching staff was marvelous yet again, fanning a season-best 15 hitters. Bassitt tossed the club’s 17th quality start and the bullpen failed to allow a run to extend their streak to the last 19.2 innings. The Sounds improved to a league-best 9-1 in their last 10 games.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation now accepting registrations for Wonder Kids Triathlon

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is excited to host the 3rd Annual Wonder Kids Triathlon to be held August 1st! This event is open to boys and girls ages 3-12 years-old and will take place at New Providence Pool and surrounding area of 166 Cunningham Lane.

Just like in a traditional triathlon, the Wonder Kids Triathlon athletes will participate in three legs of the event: swimming, biking and running.

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Clarksville Police issue Criminal Homicide Warrant for Bobby Lenor in connection to College Street Shooting

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On May 22nd, 2015 Clarksville Police Officers were dispatched to the scene of a shooting on the 1100 block of College Street around 1:05am. A man with multiple gunshot wounds was transported to the Gateway Medical Center where he died of his injuries.

As the result of an ongoing investigation, CPD has secured a Criminal Homicide warrant for Bobby Lenor the 3rd (Black Male 5’11” 175lbs 18 yrs old).

Anyone who knows the  whereabouts of Bobby Lenor the 3rd is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 931.645.TIPS (8477) «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Gas and Water announces Union Street Water Outage and Road Closure Planned

 

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Clarksville Gas and Water Department - CGWClarksville, TN – Clarksville Gas and Water has scheduled a water outage and road closure on Union Street from South Third Street to Cooper Place at 10:30am on Thursday, June 4th, 2015, for water valve replacement. Area residents may also experience low water pressure during the work.

The work is anticipated to be finished and water service restored and the road reopened by approximately 1:30pm.

Road Closure

 

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Clarksville Police update on Vehicle Burglaries in area Day Cares

 

Public Assistance Requested to Identify Suspect

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On May 29th, 2015, Clarksville Police Officers responded to multiple vehicle burglaries at preschools or child care facilities that were all in the same area of Clarksville.

Today, June 3rd, 2015, CPD Detective Chris Cunningham was able to provide still photos of the suspect and his vehicle from video footage from the Shell Gas Station on Bell Road in Antioch, TN.

The person in this photo is wanted in connection Vehicle Burglaries in Clarksville area Day Cares. If you can identify the person in this photo, please call 931.648.0656 Ext 5195. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Gas and Water reports Ambrose Drive Closed for Sewer Line Rehab Work

 

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Clarksville Gas and Water Department - CGWClarksville, TN – Clarksville Gas and Water contractors have closed Ambrose Drive between Britton Springs Road and Whitfield Drive for sewer line rehabilitation work.

Motorists will be detoured to Britton Springs Road and Whitfield Drive during the work.

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Is the Root of Evil in Our Society a Sense of Entitlement?

 

Has it occurred to you that we are seeing more and more people who feel that whatever they want to do, whenever they want to do it, and to whomever they want to do it, is the way to go?

They have their thirty pieces of silver

They have their thirty pieces of silver

Clarksville, TN – Whether it is some two-bit politician in Podunk who has an innocent hard-working person removed from her job for what he perceives is his right because he has the power, or a fat-cat CEO who has hundreds of people laid off while he collects multi-million dollar–or even billion dollar–perks with no qualms whatsoever, we see evil appearing to rule the day.

It could be a drug addict who thinks it’s okay to rob an elderly person to get money for a fix. It could be the director of a nursing home who allows aging bedridden patients to be neglected to increase profits.

Let’s face it. We have an abundance of evil-acting citizens in our midst.

What is their motivation for these horrible choices? Mainly, in my humble opinion, it’s a sense of entitlement. «Read the rest of this article»


Planters Bank announces Promotions and Title Changes

 

Planters BankHopkinsville, KY – The Planters Bank Board of Directors announced several title changes and promotions following its regular May meeting last week.

Judy Joiner, who joined Planters Bank in 1996, was named Senior Vice President/Chief Operations Officer. Greg Jackson, who joined Planters in 1996, was named Senior Vice President/Chief Retail Officer.

Scott Hancock, who joined Planters in 2002, was named Senior Vice President/Chief Trust Officer. Suzanne Langford, who joined Planters in 2003, was named Middle Tennessee Market Executive.

(Top L to R) Planter Bank's Judy Joiner, Greg Jackson, Scott Hancock, and Suzanne Langford.

(Top L to R) Planter Bank’s Judy Joiner, Greg Jackson, Scott Hancock, and Suzanne Langford.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s Movies in the Park to feature Frozen this Saturday, June 6th

 

Movies in the ParkClarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville and Convergys are excited to announce Disney’s Frozen is coming to the big screen Saturday, June 6th as part of the 2015 Movies in the Park.

Released in 2013, Frozen (PG) tells the story of two sisters, Anna and Elsa. The older sister, Elsa has kept hidden her powers to turn the world around her to ice, but when her secret is exposed, she freezes their entire kingdom in an eternal winter.

Disney’s Frozen to play Saturday, June 6th at the Heritage Park Soccer Complex as part of Movies in the Park.

Disney’s Frozen to play Saturday, June 6th at the Heritage Park Soccer Complex as part of Movies in the Park.

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