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Marsha Blackburn, Colleagues Work to Defend Freedom of Expression in Hong Kong

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), John Cornyn (R-Texas) and Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) Thursday, October 24th, 2019, led the introduction of new, bipartisan legislation that would ban the U.S. export of crowd control equipment to the Hong Kong Police Force.

The legislation follows documented reports by human rights groups that U.S.-made police equipment has been used by Hong Kong police to violate the human rights of peaceful protesters during Hong Kong’s ongoing pro-democracy demonstrations.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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Clarksville Gas and Water Department reports Bel Air Boulevard Area Water Outage

 

Clarksville Gas and Water Department - CGWClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Gas and Water Department has turned off water service on Bel Air Boulevard, Dave Drive, Geno Drive and Virginia Terrace to repair a water main leak.

Residents in the Bel Air Subdivision, Locust Hills Subdivision and the Virginia Terrace Subdivision will be affected by the water outage.

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Nashville Predators defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning in overtime 3-2

 

Nashville PredatorsTampa, FL – The Nashville Predators picked up a huge road win tonight as they defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2.

The Predators were led by their captain Roman Josi, who scored the game tying goal to send the game to overtime.

Nashville was without Filip Forsberg for the fifth straight game and Matt Duchene, injured on Thursday night, both with lower body injuries.

The Predators scored first at 14:24 of the opening period when Callie Jarnkrok beat Lightning goalie Curtis McElhinney for the early 1-0 lead.

Nashville Predators get 3-2 overtime win against the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday night. (Mike Strasinger)

Nashville Predators get 3-2 overtime win against the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday night. (Mike Strasinger)

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CDE Lightband continues working Power Outage

 

Clarksville Department of Electricity - CDE - CDE LightbandClarksville, TN – CDE Lightband reports that at this time, over 29,000 customers remain without power and CDE literally have hundreds of reports of trees and wire down. Even though CDE has all the available crews working, these power outages will extend into tomorrow and possibly longer for some areas of Clarksville with heavier damage.

CDE Lightband crews continue to work on power outages across Clarksville.

CDE Lightband crews continue to work on power outages across Clarksville.

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Tennessee Vols Football’s defense shuts down South Carolina for 41-21 win

 

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – A second-half shutout, a career day from senior receiver Jauan Jennings and two special teams scores propelled Tennessee Football to a 41-21 victory over South Carolina for its second SEC victory of 2019 Saturday at Neyland Stadium.

Jennings’ seven catches moved him to sixth in program history with 129 career grabs. His 174 receiving yards set a new career-high, while placing him 10th all-time in UT history with 1,836 career receiving yards. Jennings also hauled in two touchdowns, moving him into a tie for eighth all-time with 17 receiving scores, tying Alvin Harper.

Tennessee Football receiver Jauan Jennings pulled in 78 catches for 174 yards and 2 touchdowns in Vols win over South Carolina, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Football receiver Jauan Jennings pulled in 78 catches for 174 yards and 2 touchdowns in Vols win over South Carolina, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

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TFWC October Meeting gives CWD, Turkey Study updates

 

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency - TWRAHardeman County, TN – Updates on chronic wasting disease (CWD) and an ongoing turkey research project were given at the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission one-day October meeting held at Lone Oaks Farm, which is administered by UT Extension, a unit of the University of Tennessee Institute Of Agriculture.

Chuck Yoest, CWD Coordinator, provided an update beginning with a reminder of Crockett County and Gibson County now being classified as CWD high-risk counties. 

Crockett County and Gibson County now being classified as CWD high-risk counties.

Crockett County and Gibson County now being classified as CWD high-risk counties.

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Austin Peay State University Volleyball falls in three sets to Jacksonville State

 

APSU Women's VolleyballJacksonville, AL – Austin Peay State University (APSU) volleyball senior middle blocker Karli Graham finished with 10 kills and three blocks but the Govs dropped a three-set (24-26, 19-25, 22-25) Ohio Valley Conference decision to league-leading Jacksonville State, Saturday.

Austin Peay State University Volleyball plays OVC leader Jacksonville State tough, but falls in straight sets. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Volleyball plays OVC leader Jacksonville State tough, but falls in straight sets. (APSU Sports Information)

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TDCI Shares Tips on Filing Insurance Claims, Selecting Contractors

 

Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance - TDCINashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) is providing tips to aid consumers about filing their insurance claims, selecting contractors, and avoiding scammers who might prey on them in the wake of severe weather this week that produced a reported EF-1 tornado in the Memphis/Shelby County area.

Storms Caused Significant Damage to Homes, Buildings

Storms Caused Significant Damage to Homes, Buildings

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APSU Football cruises to 58-21 win at Tennessee Tech

 

APSU FootballCookeville, TN – One week ago, head coach Mark Hudspeth challenged his Austin Peay State University (APSU) football team after a discouraging loss to Tennessee State: Will this define you, or will your response define you?

Early returns indicate that the Govs will not let one week define them.

Austin Peay State University Football scores early and often in blowout of Tennessee Tech Saturday, 58-21. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Football scores early and often in blowout of Tennessee Tech Saturday, 58-21. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

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New Tennessee Child Well-Being Report Focuses on Challenges Rural Counties Face

 

Tennessee Commission on Children and YouthNashville, TN – The differing challenges faced by Tennessee’s urban and rural counties, as well as those that are shared, are explored in KIDS COUNT: The State of the Child in Tennessee.

This report, produced by the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth, the Annie E. Casey Foundation Tennessee KIDS COUNT® partner, is released in conjunction with county profiles for all 95 Tennessee counties. The profiles include substantial county-level data and county ranks in important areas affecting child development: economic well-being, education, health and family, and community.

The profiles also list county measures on 38 indicators.

Tennessee map with Tennessee county child well-being ranks shown by quintile.

Tennessee map with Tennessee county child well-being ranks shown by quintile.

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