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Marsha Blackburn calls for Bipartisan, Targeted Infrastructure Following Roundtable in Memphis

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – Today, Thursday, June 3rd, 2021, U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) joined Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg and Congressman Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.-09), along with local industry leaders, in Memphis. They discussed the situation on the I-40 bridge and the importance of improving and repairing America’s roads and bridges through targeted infrastructure plans.

“The I-40 bridge closure affects not only Memphis and the Mid-South region, it affects the entire nation. I-40 is a coast-to-coast federal interstate highway crossing our nation from North Carolina to California, said Senator Blackburn

Leaders met in Memphis Tennessee to talk about the I-40 bridge and the importance of improving and repairing America’s roads and bridges through targeted infrastructure plans.

Leaders met in Memphis Tennessee to talk about the I-40 bridge and the importance of improving and repairing America’s roads and bridges through targeted infrastructure plans.

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Nashville Sounds blast Charlotte Knights 15-4, win Franchise Record 15th Straight Game

 

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds tied a franchise record as they won their 15th straight game with a 15-4 victory over the Charlotte Knights Thursday night at Truist Field. The Sounds have won 15 consecutive games for the first time since July 29th-August 14th, 2018. Additionally, Nashville set a franchise record with 14 walks and set a season-high with 15 runs scored.

Nashville jumped on Charlotte starter Félix Paulino in the second inning scoring four runs. After three consecutive walks, Jake Hager grounded out to bring home a run and Dylan Cozens followed it up scoring two with a bases-clearing triple. Cozens came in to score on a wild pitch to give the Sounds a 4-0 advantage.

Nashville Sounds Wins 15 Straight for First Time since July 29th-August 14th, 2018. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds Win 15 Straight for First Time since July 29th-August 14th, 2018. (Nashville Sounds)

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AAA reports Tennessee Gas Prices Hold Steady Over Memorial Day Weekend

 

AAANashville, TN – Gas prices across Tennessee held steady over Memorial Day weekend. Today’s state gas price average is the same price as one week ago. 

The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $2.87 which is 17 cents more than one month ago and $1.15 more than one year ago. 

Gas price fluctuations expected this month. (AAA)

Gas price fluctuations expected this month. (AAA)

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APSU Men’s Basketball star Terry Taylor named 2021 OVC Male Athlete of the Year

 

APSU Men's BasketballBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU)men’s basketball standout Terry Taylor has been named the 2020-21 Ohio Valley Conference Male Student-Athlete of the Year.

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City of Clarksville to hold Job Fair on June 17th

 

In-person event will be June 17th at Wilma Rudolph Event Center

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Job seekers are invited to the City of Clarksville’s in-person Job Fair from 10:00am to 6:00pm Thursday, June 17th, 2021 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center to learn about open positions and to discuss job opportunities with leaders from City Departments.

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City of Clarksville offices to observe Juneteenth, close June 18th

 

Two community festivals will be Saturday, June 19th

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – For the first time, the City of Clarksville will observe Juneteenth as an official City holiday.

This year, since Juneteenth falls on Saturday, June 19th, 2021, City employees will have a paid holiday, and City offices will close on Friday, June 18th.

Clarksville City Hall

Clarksville City Hall

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City of Clarksville staff honored at “Cause for Applause”

 

High-achieving City of Clarksville employees get Shining Star and Rising Star awards

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Despite the rain and gloomy skies, the stars of the City of Clarksville workforce shone brightly Wednesday morning inside the Wilma Rudolph Event Center.

Ryan Milton, right, an Applications Specialist in the Clarksville Information Technology Department, gets a handshake from Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts at the Cause for Applause event. Milton was chosen as one of the City’s Rising Stars and honored during the annual appreciation breakfast on Wednesday.

Ryan Milton, right, an Applications Specialist in the Clarksville Information Technology Department, gets a handshake from Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts at the Cause for Applause event. Milton was chosen as one of the City’s Rising Stars and honored during the annual appreciation breakfast on Wednesday.

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Clarksville Gas and Water Department reschedules Orleans Drive Water Outage

 

Low water pressure possible for vicinity

Clarksville Gas and Water Department - CGWClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Gas and Water Department (CGW) has rescheduled the water outage planned for today on Orleans Drive to Friday, June 4th, 2021 at 9:00am.

Water service will be turned off on Orleans Drive from Rue Le Mans Drive to Lafayette Road for fire hydrant replacement.

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Manna Café Ministries to offer Mini Meals program

 

Manna Café MinistriesClarksville, TN – Manna Cafe Ministries is offering Mini Meals program (supplementary food bag consisting of peanut butter crackers, fruit, granola bars, and more) for summer 2021. The program is for children under 18.

Mini Meals will be distributed for Montgomery County residents each Thursday beginning on Thursday, June 10th, from 10:00am–3:00pm at the Manna Village, 605 Providence Boulevard, Clarksville, TN, 37042.

Manna Café Ministries Mini Meals program to begin June 8th

Manna Café Ministries Mini Meals program to begin June 8th

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Clarksville-Montgomery County area TDOT Work starting June 3rd, 2021

 

Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT)

Tennessee Department of Transportation - TDOT

Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) in Montgomery County will be doing widening on SR 149 and SR 13/48.

Daily, from 9:00am-3:00pm, there will be intermittent road closures for blasting activities on SR 13 and 149 near the Cumberland River.

Road Closure

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