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Great American comeback: 2.5 million jobs in May

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – Together, President Donald Trump and American workers built the greatest economy on Earth. Now, as we safely reopen from Coronavirus, we are rebuilding stronger than ever!
 
“Experts” predicted that America would lose 7.5 million jobs last month. Instead, our country added 2.5 million—10 million more than expected.
 
President Trump: We’re starting an incredible period of growth!

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Tennessee, Cross Creeks NWR 2020-2021 Hunting Regulations Available

 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife ServiceNashville, TN – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces hunt program information for Tennessee and Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge in West Tennessee.

The new hunt brochures for each refuge are now available online and at refuge offices, kiosks and area sporting goods stores.

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge provides hunting opportunities on all three of its units for white-tailed deer, raccoon, wild turkey, squirrel and resident Canada goose. Cross Creeks provides hunts for all the above species except raccoon.

Tennessee and Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge 2020/2021 Hunt Program Season Dates and Regulations

Tennessee and Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge 2020/2021 Hunt Program Season Dates and Regulations

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Publicly Shares Antibody Test Performance Data From Kits as Part of Validation Study

 

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)Silver Spring, MD – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration publicly posted test performance data from four more antibody, or serology, test kits on open.fda.gov from its independent performance validation study effort with the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Cancer Institute (NCI).

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Coronavirus

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Lamar Alexander: Additional Help is on the Way to More than 85,000 Tennessee Small Businesses and Their Employees

 

Senate passes bill to make it easier to use Paycheck Protection Program loans, gives businesses 24 weeks to keep paychecks coming

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) has released the following statement after the Senate passed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act – bipartisan legislation he supported that provides the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) additional flexibility for the more than 85,000 Tennessee small businesses who have received forgivable loans through the program.      

“As of May 30th, the Small Business Administration had approved more than $8.8 billion in loans for 85,600 Tennessee businesses,” stated Senator Alexander.

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

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Tennessee Department of Health reports 551 new cases of Coronavirus in Tennessee, June 6th, 2020

 

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) reports that there have been 26,071 confirmed cases of COVID-19 Coronavirus in Tennessee on Saturday, June 6th, 2020. That is an increase of 551 cases from Friday’s 25,520. There have been 417 deaths in Tennessee because of the virus.

There have been no additional cases of the COVID-19 Coronavirus reported in Montgomery County. The total is at 287. There has been three deaths in Montgomery County due to the virus.

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Coronavirus

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Tennessee Department of Education announces Innovative Assessment Supports for 2020-21

 

Tennessee Department of EducationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) has announced a suite of free, optional assessment supports for the 2020-21 school year, which will be available to all districts this fall.

These supports are part of the department’s innovative assessment initiative as described in the Best for All strategic plan.  

Free, optional, high-quality assessment tools will support schools and districts in identifying and addressing student needs early in the school year

Free, optional, high-quality assessment tools will support schools and districts in identifying and addressing student needs early in the school year

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FDA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: June 6th, 2020

 

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)Silver Spring, MDThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Friday, May 5th, 2020, continued to take action in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic:

The FDA issued an updated FDA COVID-19 Response At-A-Glance Summary that provides a quick look at facts, figures and highlights of the agency’s response efforts.

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Coronavirus.

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Clarksville’s Movies in the Park set to return June 13th

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Are you missing the movie theater? Looking for a safe way to get out of the house for some quality family time? The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce the return of Movies in the Park presented by Kyrstin Frate with Keller Williams.

The first event will be the movie Black Panther on Saturday, June 13th, 2020 at the Liberty Park Athletic Field, near the playground. The movie will begin at sunset, which is around 8:00pm.

Clarksville Parks and Recreation's Movies in the Park to start June 13th.

Clarksville Parks and Recreation’s Movies in the Park to start June 13th.

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APSU Farm receives equipment from Coleman Tractor Company

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Coleman Tractor Company has expanded their partnership with Austin Peay State University (APSU) by extending their current contract with the University for two additional years.

Michael Stolitca (Kubota), Dr. Donald Sudbrink (APSU), Dr. Karen Meisch (APSU), Spencer Coleman. (Coleman Tractor)

Michael Stolitca (Kubota), Dr. Donald Sudbrink (APSU), Dr. Karen Meisch (APSU), Spencer Coleman. (Coleman Tractor)

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NASA Analyzes Cristobal, the Big Rainmaker

 

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationGreenbelt, MD – NASA’s Aqua satellite gathered infrared imagery and cloud top temperature data on Tropical Depression Cristobal, and it revealed the heavy rainmaking capability of the storm.

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) forecasts Cristobal to track northward through the Gulf of Mexico and toward Louisiana’s coast. Watches and warnings have gone into effect.

On June 5th, the NHC issued a Storm Surge Watch for the northern Gulf of Mexico coast from Indian Pass to Arepika, Florida, and from Grand Isle, Louisiana, to Ocean Springs, Mississippi, including Lake Borgne. In addition, a Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the northern Gulf of Mexico coast from Intracoastal City Louisiana to the Alabama/Florida border, including Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas.

On June 5th at 3:05am CDT (0805 UTC), the MODIS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite gathered temperature information about Tropical Depression Cristobal’s cloud tops. MODIS found several areas of powerful thunderstorms (yellow and red) where temperatures were as cold as or colder than minus 70 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 56.6 Celsius). (NASA/NRL)

On June 5th at 3:05am CDT (0805 UTC), the MODIS instrument aboard NASA’s Aqua satellite gathered temperature information about Tropical Depression Cristobal’s cloud tops. MODIS found several areas of powerful thunderstorms (yellow and red) where temperatures were as cold as or colder than minus 70 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 56.6 Celsius). (NASA/NRL)

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