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League Of Voter Empowerment releases Endorsements for General Election

 

League Of Voter Empowerment

Election 2018Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County “League Of Voter Empowerment” (L.O.V.E.), a voters club comprised of local residents who meet monthly to discuss politics and the current state of governmental affairs, has announced its endorsements for the November 6th, 2018 Federal, State and City General Election.

We believe the following group of candidates hold true to our mission statement of “having the best interest of their constituents in mind” and will best represent the people of our nation; state, city and county in the true democracy manner in which this country was built on.

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Tennessee Republican Party calls for Karl Dean and Craig Fitzhugh to reject Tennessee Democratic Party candidate’s extreme, anti-Christian platform

 

Tennessee Republican PartyNashville, TN – Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden released the following statement calling on the Democratic candidates for Governor Karl Dean and Craig Fitzhugh to denounce the extremism of their party.

“Gayle Jordan, darling of the Tennessee Democratic Party and their nominee for State Senate District 14, is what she herself calls a “firebrand atheist.” She isn’t simply non-religious, but actively works to lead people away from their faith. It’s her life’s work as the Executive Director of an organization called Recovering From Religion.

Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden

Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden

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Nashville Sounds to Honor Memory of Jim Fyke with Special Night at First Tennessee Park, August 19th

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds will celebrate the life and service of Jim Fyke, the longtime Nashville Metro government employee and State of Tennessee official, on Saturday, August 19th, 2017, prior to the team’s 7:05pm game against the Iowa Cubs.

Fyke, who passed away on June 20 at the age of 78, spent nearly 40 years working in Nashville’s Metro Parks and Recreation department, including a quarter-century as its director. In addition, Fyke served as state commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation for four years under former Governor Phil Bredesen.

Nashville Sounds To Wear FYKE Patch On Home Jerseys Through 2018.

Nashville Sounds To Wear FYKE Patch On Home Jerseys Through 2018.

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Nashville Zoo to hold Sunset Safari October 1st

 

Nashville ZooNashville, TN – Epicurean delights, surprise animal hosts and drinks from our city’s top beverage purveyors await you at Sunset Safari 2015 set for Thursday, October 1st. This year’s event, Swing On By, celebrates the 2016 arrival of spider monkeys at Nashville Zoo.

UBS is the title sponsor for this year’s Sunset Safari. Guests can stroll the lush habitat of the Zoo as they enjoy appetizers, entrees and sweets from over 40 Nashville restaurants. Special animal hosts and live entertainment will also be posted along the trail. The Patron Party features exclusive food and beverages and special picture opportunities with animals.

Nashville Zoo's Sunset Safari. (Amiee Stubbs)

Nashville Zoo’s Sunset Safari. (Amiee Stubbs)

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Nashville Sounds blanked by Iowa Cubs 9-0 at First Tennessee Park

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Behind a seven-run 2nd inning, the Iowa Cubs handed the Nashville Sounds a 9-0 defeat at rainy First Tennessee Park on Tuesday night.

Clayton Richard was the story for Iowa in his I-Cub debut. The left-hander held Sounds hitters to just two hits over seven innings, getting the first nine Sounds hitters to ground out to begin the game.

The Sounds defense let Zach Neal down in the second inning, committing not one, but two errors. Iowa took advantage belting five hits, including back-to-back homers by Junior Lake and Javier Baez. The seven runs the Sounds surrendered were the most they have yielded in an inning this season.

Nashville Sounds fall to Iowa Cubs Tuesday night. Losing skid hits seven.

Nashville Sounds fall to Iowa Cubs Tuesday night. Losing skid hits seven.

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Nashville Zoo Receives $10 million from City of Nashville

 

Nashville ZooNashville, TN – Nashville Mayor Karl Dean and Metro Council have allocated $10 million this year to support major new developments at Nashville Zoo. The city’s investment is contingent upon the Zoo’s ability to match these funds dollar for dollar with private philanthropic support.

“Mayor Karl Dean has been a strong advocate of the Zoo, and our growth would not have been possible without his support,” said Zoo president Rick Schwartz. “The city’s contribution will be used towards infrastructure improvements that are imperative as we move forward with our Grow Wild campaign. We thank Mayor Dean and the Metro Council for recognizing the role the Zoo plays in making Nashville both a great place to live and a great place to visit.”

City of Nashville allocates $10 millon to Nashville Zoo for New Developments. (Christian Sperka)

City of Nashville allocates $10 millon to Nashville Zoo for New Developments. (Christian Sperka)

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Nashville Sounds open First Tennessee Park with 3-2 extra innings win over Colorado Springs Sky Sox

 

Max Muncy RBI Double in Tenth Punctuates Historic Day

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Baseball came home to Nashville on Friday night and what a homecoming it was. Sounds first baseman Max Muncy hit an RBI double in the tenth inning and the Sounds walked-off over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox at First Tennessee Park, 3-2.

Feeding off the energy from a capacity crowd of 10,459, Arnold Leon struck out seven batters in four innings. Switch-pitcher Pat Venditte succeeded Leon, throwing three scoreless innings. The Nebraska native has thrown 7.2 scoreless innings to start the season.

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Nashville Sounds kick off Baseball at First Tennessee Park Friday, April 17th

 

Two Firework Shows and Opening Night Ceremonies Kick Off Sounds’ 2015 Home Season

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds open their 2015 home schedule at First Tennessee Park on Friday, April 17th and will play host to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Triple-A Brewers) and Oklahoma City Dodgers (Triple-A Dodgers).

The eight-game homestand will be highlighted by a pair of Fox 17 Friday Night Firework shows, several giveaways and an Opening Night with all the bells and whistles.

Nashville Sounds being homestand at their new ballpark, “First Tennessee Park”, Friday. (Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds being homestand at their new ballpark, “First Tennessee Park”, Friday. (Nashville Sounds)

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum to exhibit Annecy France Nun Series by Anne Goetze

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – The Monestere de la Visitationhon and the small order of nuns who reside there are the subject matter of the new exhibit in the Customs House Museum’s Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery.

The artist, Anne Goetze, began going to the Monastery to visit her aunt Helen.

The Annecy France Nun Series by Anne Goetze Debuts at the Customs House Museum

The Annecy France Nun Series by Anne Goetze Debuts at the Customs House Museum

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Nashville Zoo Supporters Match City of Nashville’s $10M Gift

 

Nashville ZooNashville, TN – Nashville Zoo is proud to announce that it has matched the City of Nashville’s $10M investment challenge. As a thank you to the city, the Zoo will be offering a Buy-One-Get-One free admission promotion to all guests Sunday December 7th through Friday, December 12th, as well as complimentary popcorn and hot chocolate.

Nashville’s $10 million investment in the Zoo was approved earlier this year as part of the city’s capital funding budget and was contingent upon the Zoo’s ability to match the funds with privately raised funds.

Nashville Zoo matches City of Nashville’s $10M investment challenge.

Nashville Zoo matches City of Nashville’s $10M investment challenge.

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