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Clarksville-Montgomery County Adult Literacy Council Board of Directors seeks Volunteers

 

Clarksville-Montgomery County Adult Literacy CouncilClarksville, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County Adult Literacy Council (ALC) is looking for interested persons to fill upcoming open slots on its Board of Directors. If you are someone who cares deeply about literacy and would like to support the ALC by serving as a part of its Board, please contact Velma Jo Williams, Executive Director of ALC at 931.216.0225.

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Clarksville nonprofits to host Big Payback Shindig at Downtown Commons

 

The Big PaybackClarksville, TN – Ten local nonprofits are joining together to have fun celebrating the good work they do in the community during The Big Payback, Tennessee’s 6th annual giving day, presented by the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee.

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office holds Inmate High School Equivalency Graduation Ceremony

 

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) is proud to announce the most recent graduating classes from the Inmate High School Equivalency (HSE) Program.

Audrey Clevenger, Kymber Green, Paul Murphy, Rachel Parson, Tabitha Kirk, and Andy Travis received their high school equivalency diplomas in a ceremony held at the jail chapel.

Gerold Muhne, Jasmine Morgan, Joshua Baughman, and Rick Royal also received their diplomas. They completed their sentence before the scheduled graduation ceremony. They will receive their diplomas in the mail.

Audrey Clevenger, Kymber Green, Paul Murphy, Rachel Parson, Tabitha Kirk, and Andy Travis receive their high school equivalency diplomas.

Audrey Clevenger, Kymber Green, Paul Murphy, Rachel Parson, Tabitha Kirk, and Andy Travis receive their high school equivalency diplomas.

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office holds Inmate High School Equivalency Graduation

 

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce the third and fourth graduating classes from the Inmate High School Equivalency (HSE) Program.

Jakaree Bell, Tony Bristol, Javian Hawkins, Kristopher Martin, Andrew Roper, Jesse Taylor, Bobby Witchet, and Angelica Rittenberry received their high school equivalency diplomas in a ceremony held at the jail chapel.

The graduation commencement was attended by family, deputies, jail administration, and Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office announces third and fourth Inmate High School Equivalency program graduations.

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office announces third and fourth Inmate High School Equivalency program graduations.

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Clarksville Montgomery County Adult Literacy Council and the LEAP Organization collaborate to open Community Learning Resource Center

 

LEAP OrganizationClarksville, TN – The Adult Literacy Council partnered with the Leap Organization to develop a computer lab to aid adults and youth become more computer literate.

“We believe that higher learning in literacy, math, and other basic skills is the key to an individual’s success” commented ALC Executive Director Velma Jo Williams. “The Adult Literacy Council appreciates the LEAP Org., in storing our NetBook Computers in their computer lab and look forward in working together in the fight against illiteracy with the hopes of individuals becoming productive citizens.”

Adult Literacy Council and the Leap Organization have partnered to develop a computer lab for youth and adults.

Adult Literacy Council and the Leap Organization have partnered to develop a computer lab for youth and adults.

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Adult Literacy Council offering ASVAB Tutoring Classes

 

The Adult Literacy CouncilThanks to the area military recruiters, the Adult Literacy Council (ALC)  has effectively registered 15 adult learners engrossed in attending its new Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) Tutoring Program. On Tuesday, September 27th the ALC hosted an orientation for the first class where Director Velma Jo Williams introduced Tutor Amanda Brady who gave specific details regarding classroom instructions.

The ASVAB is a multiple-aptitude battery that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military. It is administered annually to more than one million military applicants, high school, and post-secondary students. The ALC’s ASVAB Tutoring Program is a 10 week tutoring course which will be offered quarterly, with a 4 week refresher course available during the summer. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Unity Day Celebration

 

Clarksville, TN – Join with Clarksville Area Churches for a Celebration of our Unity at 1st Assembly of God Church on June 4th 2011 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm. Last year Gospel Music Legend Ambassador Dr. Bobby Jones was honored along with several local pastors and non-profit organizations each of whom who strive to positively impact the Clarksville community. Hosts Yolanda Stewart and Kevin Kennedy will return as the hosts for the 2011 Celebration of Unity Day that will be held at 1st Assembly of God Church located at 1186 Fort Campbell Blvd. «Read the rest of this article»

 


Adult Literacy Council hosts “Career Paths” Event

 

Free Event for Adults wanting to make more Money

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Clarksville, TN – On Wednesday, April 27th, 2011, from 10:00am – 2:00pm, the Adult Literacy Council will be hosting the “Career Paths” event at the Greenwood Complex, 430 Greenwood Avenue, Room #213.  Career representatives will be on site ready to answer questions and provide information on your “career path”. «Read the rest of this article»

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The Adult Literacy Council Wish List

 

The Adult Literacy CouncilIf the heat breaks and you decide to clean out a closet or a garage or really work on serious fall cleaning, here are a couple of items the Adult Literacy Council could use:

  • Plastic containers with lids (large storage size) Baskets (we make gift baskets for door prizes at various events & storage)
  • Magazine rack(s)
  • BOOKS – dictionaries, paperbacks, English grammar books, cookbooks even children‟s books (3rd grade level and older)

Think of them before you toss any of these items or if you are planning a yard sale. We can accept donations Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. through the months of August and September. They will be glad to provide you with a donation letter for tax purposes. To make a donation contact the Adult Literacy Council at «Read the rest of this article»

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