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Clarksville-Montgomery County Education Foundation Awards Nearly $20,000 In Great Idea Grants to Local Educators

 

Clarksville-Montgomery County Education FoundationClarksville, TN – For the past seven years, the Education Foundation has offered Clarksville-Montgomery County School (CMCSS) educators the opportunity to compete for funds that benefit their classrooms and special projects in a non-traditional way.

Education Foundation president Brian Taylor notes that the increase in funds awarded is possible because of contributions made by individual community members to recent Foundation fundraisers including the Vision to Reality Banquet and the Annual Campaign.

Education Foundation Awards Nearly $20,000 In Great Idea Grants

Education Foundation Awards Nearly $20,000 In Great Idea Grants

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Clarksville’s First Advantage Bank donates iPads to P.I.E. Partner Barksdale Elementary

 

First Advantage BankClarksville, TN – Barksdale Elementary School is kicking off the school year right with the help of Partner in Education, First Advantage Bank. New Apple iPads and an Apple charging station have been donated to the school.

Barksdale Elementary class with iPads donated by First Advantage Bank.

Barksdale Elementary class with iPads donated by First Advantage Bank.

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Austin Peay State University student Lance Batson and GIS Center develop inventory app

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The larger a business or government agency gets, the more equipment it acquires. Keeping track of all those computers and iPads and automobiles can be a nightmare, especially if files are misplaced or if someone’s handwriting is too messy.

Austin Peay State University student Lance Batson and the school’s Geographic Information Systems office are hoping to eliminate these problems by allowing agency’s to go paperless with a new digital asset management system. «Read the rest of this article»

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NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope free e-Books available

 

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationGreenbelt, MD – NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has been providing amazing images of the universe since April 1990 and has led to remarkable discoveries. NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is the next-generation telescope that will peer even deeper into space and unveil even more mysteries.

Both of these extraordinary telescopes are now the topics of two free e-Books available from the Apple iBookstore.

Covers of the Hubble iBook "Discoveries" and the James Webb Space Telescope iBook "Science Guide." (Credit: STScI)

Covers of the Hubble iBook “Discoveries” and the James Webb Space Telescope iBook “Science Guide.” (Credit: STScI)

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Unique Camp comes to The Renaissance Center that lets Kids become Rock Stars

 

Students Create Bands & Take the Stage at The Renaissance Center in Dickson, TN

The Renaissance CenterDickson, TN – The Renaissance Center is excited to offer the area’s first RockSTAR Camp, offering kids ages 6 – 14 the chance to form a band, create a CD and take the stage like a real rock star in a concert performance at The Renaissance Center.

The week-long RockSTAR Camp is presented by STAR Education, a non-profit after-school music education program formed in Los Angeles, CA in response to school budget cuts that eliminated music programs.

RockStar Music EducationThe programs are now available across the country and receive support and participation from celebrities and music professionals, including Britney Spears, Adam Lambert, Rod Stewart, Carlos Santana, and Gene Simmons, just to name a few.

RockStar Camp comes to The Renaissance Center in Dickson.

RockStar Camp comes to The Renaissance Center in Dickson.

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Clarksville Police Department asks Assistance in Identifying Shoplifting Suspect

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police are asking for the public’s assistance to identify a shoplifting suspect that took two IPads valued over $1,500 from a business at the 2300 Block of Madison Street.

On March 6th, 2012, around 11:30am, an unknown female asked a sales clerk to get two IPads out of the case so she could purchase them. The female then asked to be shown a flat screen TV.

Surveillance photo of the suspect entering the business.

Surveillance photo of the suspect entering the business.

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City Council Meeting – October 6th

 

by Councilman Bill Summers

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – The council met in its usual first of the month meeting.  While the agenda was not large, some topics were discussed in detail. 

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