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Legal Aid Society to Offer Free Legal Advice by Telephone in Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

 

Legal Aid SocietyNashville, TN – The Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit law firm, announced today that it will be offering free legal advice over the phone in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
 
“This is a challenging time for many in Middle Tennessee who are facing unexpected changes to their lives, such as the sudden loss of a job or overwhelming debts,” said DarKenya W. Waller, executive director of Legal Aid Society.

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Severe Thunderstorms possible for Clarksville-Montgomery County

 

National Weather ServiceNashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) reports that on Thursday, March 19th, 2020 at 4:22pm CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 14 miles north of Dickson, moving northeast at 50 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

There will be a low-end severe weather threat after midnight for Clarksville-Montgomery County and portions of Middle Tennessee.

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Roxy Regional Theatre ceases operations through April 3rd

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The Roxy Regional Theatre is committed to the safety of our patrons, staff and our community, which has led us to make a series of decisions concerning the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.

With the situation growing here in the United States and our own community, and while trying to be preemptive with what has occurred overseas, the Roxy Regional Theatre has made the difficult decision to temporarily cease operations, effective today, Tuesday, March 17th, 2020, through Friday, April 3rd, 2020.

The Roxy Regional Theatre in Downtown Clarksville.

The Roxy Regional Theatre in Downtown Clarksville.

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Tennessee Department of Health reports Sixth Case of Coronavirus in Tennessee Confirmed

 

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has confirmed two additional cases of COVID-19 in Middle Tennessee, bringing the state’s total number of confirmed cases to six.

The patients are adult males in Middle Tennessee. TDH is working closely with local health officials to support the ongoing investigations of COVID-19 cases. The overall risk to the public remains low as COVID-19 is not currently widespread in Tennessee or the United States.

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Coronavirus.

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Austin Peay State University coordinates campus response to last week’s violent storms

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Last week, after several devastating storms and tornadoes moved through the Middle Tennessee area, members of the Austin Peay State University (APSU) community began reaching out to the students, faculty and staff who live in those counties.

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee surveys recent tornado damage.

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee surveys recent tornado damage.

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Tennessee Department of Health reports Fourth Confirmed case of Coronavirus Tennessee

 

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has confirmed one additional case of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Middle Tennessee, bringing the state’s total number of confirmed cases to four.

The patient is an adult female in Middle Tennessee. TDH is working closely with local health officials to support  the ongoing investigations of COVID-19 cases. The overall risk to the public remains low as COVID-19 is not currently widespread in Tennessee or the United States.

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Tennessee National Guard Activated in Wake of Tornadoes

 

Tennessee National GuardNashville, TN – More than 160 Tennessee National Guardsmen are aiding communities that were most impacted after multiple tornadoes ravaged central Tennessee overnight March 2nd, 2020.

“The Tennessee National Guard has over 12,000 Soldiers and Airmen and we are prepared to activate every single one of them if our help is needed,” said Maj. Gen. Jeff Holmes, Tennessee Adjutant General. “The Tennessee National Guard is always ready and willing to help our fellow Tennesseans in any way that we can.”

Communities were Devastated by Historic Tornado Outbreak the night of March 2nd, 2020.

Communities were Devastated by Historic Tornado Outbreak the night of March 2nd, 2020.

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Tennessee Government Help to Employers and Workers Impacted by Tornadoes

 

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce DevelopmentNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) has set up new phone lines for employers and employees impacted by the March 2nd, 2020 Tennessee tornadoes.

Unemployment and Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available for Eligible Employees

Unemployment and Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available for Eligible Employees

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Senator Marsha Blackburn Surveys Tornado Damage in Middle Tennessee

 

U.S. SenateNashville, TN – Tuesday night, March 3rd, 2020, Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) met with state officials at the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency Operations Center to receive an update on response efforts.

This morning, she is on the ground in Middle Tennessee meeting with local officials and visiting with victims at the Centennial Sportsplex in Nashville. She visited Putnam County later that morning.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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Representative Mark Green Statement on Tennessee Tornadoes

 

U.S. house of RepresentativesClarksville, TN – The early morning hours of March 3rd, 2002 brought severe storm cells and fatal tornadoes across Nashville and surrounding counties, including Benton County in the 7th District. A State of Emergency has been declared in Tennessee as communities come together for rescue and rebuilding efforts.

Representative Mark Green said, “Our hearts are broken, and our prayers are with all Tennesseans affected by the tornadoes last night across Middle Tennessee. Governor Bill Lee and the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) have activated a swift and coordinated response effort as shelters and emergency personnel continue to serve those impacted.”

U.S. Representative Mark Green

U.S. Representative Mark Green

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