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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office raises money for charities during No Shave November, December

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) raised $13,850.00 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and four local charities with No Shave in November and December.

Deputies were able to participate by making a $40.00 donation to St. Jude in November and a $40.00 donation to a local charity in December.

In November deputies raised $9,420 for St. Jude. In December deputies raised $1,180 each for Soldier and Families Embraced (S.A.F.E) and FuelKids; $1,060 for Urban Ministries Safe House; and $1,010 for Manna Café Ministries.

Manna Cafe Ministries founder Kenny York accepts check from Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson.

Manna Cafe Ministries founder Kenny York accepts check from Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson.

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Arts for Hearts Clarksville to host Supply Drive for Art in November

 

Arts for Hearts ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Give artfully this November to Arts for Hearts, a program providing free art classes and workshops throughout the Clarksville area.

It is officially Fall and the season of caring and giving is fast approaching. Now is the perfect time to give back to the community by volunteering, giving or hosting supply drives to support your favorite local nonprofits.

Arts for Hearts in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity Restore and Eagle’s Wing Ministries will host a “Hearts Need Art” supply drive from November 9th-22nd.

Arts for Hearts Clarksville will hold “Hearts Need Art” Supply drive November 9th-22nd.

Arts for Hearts Clarksville will hold “Hearts Need Art” Supply drive November 9th-22nd.

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FUEL Program in urgent need for Donations to provide Meals to Children

 

F.U.E.L.Clarksville, TN – The FUEL Program provides take-home meals to thousands of Clarksville-Montgomery County School System (CMCSS) students who may not otherwise have access to food at home. Since the schools closed March 12th, 2020 because of the COVID-19 Coronavirus crisis, FUEL has continued to provide meals to children, and each week the need has grown.

Demand grows for FUEL Food Program for Children.

Demand grows for FUEL Food Program for Children.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County School System to provide breakfast, lunch for students beginning Tuesday

 

Clarksville Montgomery County School System (CMCSS)Montgomery County, TN – Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, March 17th, 2020, and for the remainder of this week, the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System (CMCSS) will provide breakfast and lunch at no cost to individuals 18 years and younger.

Free Breakfast and Lunch to be provided by the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System starting tomorrow.

Free Breakfast and Lunch to be provided by the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System starting tomorrow.

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Fuel the Bus Event a great success

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Saturday, August 3rd, 2019, despite the sweltering heat, folks showed up in mass to “Fuel the Bus” between 10:00am and 2:00pm.

The Clarksville Police Department’s hope was not only fuel the bus, but fill the bus. That’s exactly what happened. There were over 60,000 items collected which will be used to support the 2300 children assisted by the FUEL program.

Fuel the Bus Event Collects Over 60,000 Items

Fuel the Bus Event Collects Over 60,000 Items

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FUEL the Bus Event to take place at Downtown Commons, August 3rd

 

Downtown CommonsClarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville and Montgomery County Government invites everyone out to the Downtown Commons on August 3rd, 2019, for “FUEL The Bus” event. “FUEL The Bus” starts at 10:00am and will end at 2:00pm. The event will support of the FUEL Kids Nutrition Program.

The FUEL Program is designed to feed children whose only food source may be the food they receive from school.

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Clarksville Association of Realtors to host Appetite For Art, April 28th

 

Clarksville Association of REALTORSClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Association of Realtors® (CAR) will host their 11th annual FUEL fundraiser, Appetite For Art, on Saturday, April 28st, 2018.

This event will include a “farm to table” dinner at The Ruby Cora (2300 Gunn Road, Adams, TN). The dinner will include food from local farmers and vendors, and will showcase artwork from Montgomery County students.

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Clarksville Montgomery County School System names Schanda Banister-Doughty Principal for Rossview High School

 

Clarksville-Montgomery County School System - CMCSSMontgomery County, TN – Rossview High School assistant principal Dr. Schanda Banister-Doughty will be promoted to the principalship at Rossview, following the retirement of Frank Myers at the end of this school year.

Doughty, who earned her doctorate of education from Lipscomb University, has served at Rossview as a teacher and administrator for 14 years.

Schanda Banister-Doughty promoted to Princial for Rossview High School.

Schanda Banister-Doughty promoted to Princial for Rossview High School.

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Sheriff’s Department, volunteers brighten Christmas for Fort Campbell children

 

Santa with his helper Julie WrightChristmas became a lot brighter today for 235 children including many at Fort Campbell. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department, working as “Santa’s Little Helpers”, in cooperation with Eagle 94.3, Dollar General,  Ledbetter’s (signs), and Golden Rule completed delivery of hundreds of holiday toys that had been collected from local churches, business and the general public. The beneficiaries of this effort include the Fuel Program,  Montgomery County Head Start and the Wounded Warriors.

Thousands of donated items were sorted by age and gender, and every effort was made to get the toys matched up with the individual wishes of the children registered for this program, according to Julie Wright, administrator of the program. In one case, gift wrappers weren’t sure if the child named was a boy or girl, so volunteers packaged gifts for each gender. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fox sponsors Santa photos to benefit service programs

 

clarksville-fox-trixieThe Clarksville Fox Women’s Football team has put up a “Get Your Picture with Santa Claus” display inside Clarksville Fox Women’s Football in Clarksville.  Santa will be there live every day from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. starting December 11th through Christmas Eve.

Santa’s helpers will be there taking pictures for $5.00 each.  You will get a color 4×6 glossy printed out picture of you, your family, friends, and pets if you want, with a portion of the proceeds will go to purchasing Christmas presents for some of the children of Clarksville’s Big Brothers & Big Sisters, and some of the children in the FUEL program.  There are special needs for gifts for these precious children in which the Fox are trying to meet.  Stop by Rural King in Clarksville and get a picture with Santa and help us get these needed Christmas presents or leave a gift or donation.

 



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