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America marshals all its resources to fight the Coronavirus

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – Last night, the Senate unanimously passed a $2.2 trillion emergency deal—the largest economic relief package in our nation’s history. “96-0 in the United States Senate. Congratulations AMERICA!” President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter.

The American people have heroically joined forces and stepped up to help defeat the Coronavirus. But this outbreak has left American workers and small business owners in immediate need of financial relief.

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Tennessee Governor Bill Lee’s COVID-19 Bulletin #7

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Today, Thursday, March 26th, 2020, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee provided an update on Tennessee’s efforts regarding coronavirus COVID-19 relief.

Governor Lee’s daily press conferences can be viewed live each day this week at 3:00pm CT here. Governor Lee has also established a website specific to coronavirus COVID-19 updates which can be found here.

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

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Austin Peay State University board approves master’s degree in speech-language pathology

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Last year, the Austin Peay State University (APSU) Department of Health and Human Performance launched a new undergraduate degree concentration in Communication Sciences and Disorders, and the program proved to be so popular that the University is planning to offer a new graduate degree in speech-language pathology in the fall of 2021.

Isha Cheaye works with Caden at Austin Peay State University. (APSU)

Isha Cheaye works with Caden at Austin Peay State University. (APSU)

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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Department of Women’s Health implements changes for Patient Safety

 

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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH)Fort Campbell, KY – The Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH) Department of Women’s Health announced measures it’s enacting to protect the safety of patients and staff as the nation attempts to “flatten the curve” and reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

The clinic will reduce some services that may be safely postponed until the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is no longer a threat to our community. These appointments will be rebooked once hospital officials feel the risk is diminished.

Blanchfield Army Community Hospital

Blanchfield Army Community Hospital

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APSU Basketball’s Terry Taylor, Jordyn Adams tabbed as NABC All-District

 

APSU Men's BasketballKansas City, MO – Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball players Terry Taylor and Jordyn Adams earned National Association of Basketball Coaches Association All-District honors for the 2019-20 season.

Austin Peay State University men's basketball players (L to R) Terry Taylor and Jordyn Adams receive OVC awards. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University men’s basketball players (L to R) Terry Taylor and Jordyn Adams receive OVC awards. (APSU Sports Information)

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101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell commander Maj. Gen. Brian Winski reviews BACH’s Coronavirus response preparations

 

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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH)Fort Campbell, KY – The Commanding General for 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell, Maj. Gen. Brian Winski, visited Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 for a first-hand look at the hospital’s preparations to respond to the coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic.

The hospital established a drive-up clinic outside the hospital for patients with appointments and referred by the Nurse Advice Line or BACH’s Appointment Line. During this screening process, medical staff may conduct additional screening to determine if a test is necessary. Once a test for coronavirus (COVID-19) is administered, it is sent out for processing and patients with mild symptoms are advised to self-quarantine at home while awaiting test results.

BACH Commander Col. Patrick T. Birchfield (right) leads 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Brian Winski (left) to a drive-up clinic established outside the hospital where medical staff are seeing patients referred for possible coronavirus, COVID-19 related symptoms. The general visited BACH for a first-hand look at the hospital’s many preparations to respond to the coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Yager)

BACH Commander Col. Patrick T. Birchfield (right) leads 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Brian Winski (left) to a drive-up clinic established outside the hospital where medical staff are seeing patients referred for possible coronavirus, COVID-19 related symptoms. The general visited BACH for a first-hand look at the hospital’s many preparations to respond to the coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Yager)

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531st Hospital Center deploys to New York in Coronavirus response

 

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531st Hospital Center - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – The 531st Hospital Center, based at Fort Campbell, deployed today to New York as part of the U.S. Army’s support to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

The 531st provides a wide array of medical capability including emergency medicine and surgical capability.

They are well trained, well led, and well equipped, and the 300 plus Soldiers that make up the unit are absolute professionals.

They will make a significant positive impact for New York and the Nation during this mission.

The 531st Hospital Center, based at Fort Campbell, deployed today to New York as part of the US Army’s support to the COVID crisis. The 531st provides a wide array of medical capability including emergency medicine and surgical capability. They are well trained, well led, and well equipped, and the 300 plus Soldiers that make up the unit are absolute professionals. (Sgt. Fletcher King, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault))

The 531st Hospital Center, based at Fort Campbell, deployed today to New York as part of the US Army’s support to the COVID crisis. The 531st provides a wide array of medical capability including emergency medicine and surgical capability. They are well trained, well led, and well equipped, and the 300 plus Soldiers that make up the unit are absolute professionals. (Sgt. Fletcher King, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault))

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101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell dependent tests positive for Coronavirus

 

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Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – A dependent of a military Retiree at Fort Campbell has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19), marking the first confirmed case for the virus at the installation.

The individual is currently isolated at home, located off the installation.

Upon notification of the result, Fort Campbell officials and Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH) health professionals ensured the individual was medically cared for and immediately began conducting contact tracing to determine whether any others may have been exposed.

Retiree at Fort Campbell has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). (Sam Shore)

Retiree at Fort Campbell has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). (Sam Shore)

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New Study Shows Small businesses already feeling huge drop in demand due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

America's Small Business Development Centers - Americas SBDCWashington, D.C.A just released national study found that 69 percent of U.S. small businesses have already experienced a large drop in demand due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and 60 percent believe demand will continue to decline.

The study of small businesses by America’s Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) and Thryv, Inc., found that 82 percent of small businesses are “extremely concerned” about the current business environment in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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Coronavirus

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F&M Bank Hires James Church

 

F&M BankClarksville, TN – F&M Bank recently announced the hiring of James Church as VP/Commercial Lender. He will be working at the F&M Bank facility off Tiny Town Road.

“James adds a comprehensive skill set in lending and business banking. His expertise and enthusiastic approach to customer service will enhance our increasing focus on assisting area businesses.” said Sammy Stuard, F&M Bank President/CEO.

With an impressive record of awards and professional accomplishments, James has held several positions in financial services industry for more than 14+ years.

F&M Bank - James Church

F&M Bank – James Church

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