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Clarksville Police reports Vehicle Accident on Kraft Street; Road Closure

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – Kraft Street will closed this morning, March 12th, 2014 until 8:00am or later, due to a traffic collision.

Last night, March 2nd, 2014 at 10:20pm, the Clarksville Police Department responded to a traffic collision on Kraft Street, near Smithfield Manufacturing. A tractor trailer ran off the road and hit a pole, which took down power lines.

The driver and passenger refused medical attention. There is no further information at this time.

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Small Business Association Endorses Mark Green for in Tennessee State Senate District 22

 

Election 2012Clarksville, TN – The National Federation of Independent Business, Tennessee’s leading small business association, has endorsed Mark Green in the race for the 22nd Senate District. NFIB made the announcement today at Smithfield Manufacturing, an NFIB member in Clarksville, before area small business owners.

“Mark Green is the right choice for small business in this election because he’s in the trenches with business owners like us, fighting never-ending mandates and regulations,” said Ron Smithfield, co-owner of Smithfield Manufacturing. “Now more than ever, we need small businesspeople in office who want to protect free enterprise and promote its positive impact on our community.”

Ron Smithfield, NFIB member and co-owner of Smithfield Manufacturing in Clarksville, Mark Green, State Senate District 22 candidate, and Jim Brown, NFIB/Tennessee State Director.

Ron Smithfield, NFIB member and co-owner of Smithfield Manufacturing in Clarksville, Mark Green, State Senate District 22 candidate, and Jim Brown, NFIB/Tennessee State Director.

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Clarksville Montgomery County School System Teachers receive $20,000 Grant from Dow Corning Foundation

 

The Clarksville-Montgomery County School SystemClarksville, TN – The Dow Corning Foundation has approved a $20,000 grant to Clarksville-Montgomery County School System to fund the Teacher Extern Program, started this summer with 10 local industries, including Hemlock Semiconductor Group’s Clarksville site.

The program partners math and science teachers from CMCSS with engineers and industry professionals to better understand real life application of the subject they teach.

Hemlock Semiconductor Group Site Manager Terry Strange (right) presents a $20,000 Dow Corning Foundation grant to CMCSS Director Dr. B.J. Worthington. The grant will fund teacher externships.

Hemlock Semiconductor Group Site Manager Terry Strange (right) presents a $20,000 Dow Corning Foundation grant to CMCSS Director Dr. B.J. Worthington. The grant will fund teacher externships.

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Charter Group Completes First Series of Green Workshops

 

CMC Green Certification ProgramMontgomery County, TN – The first group of local manufacturers, businesses and government representatives completed the Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program (CMCGCP) workshops in late May. The group began its endeavor in March, 2011 and worked and learned together through a series of three workshops that lasted approximately four hours each.

Pictured from left to right are: Back Row: Troy Owens, Brad Butler, Tom Caldwell, Kevin Van Aken, Tim Campbell, Joel Justice, Tim Swaw, Greg Haupt, Orville Sykes, Ron Smithfield, Front Row: Joe Woodard, Jim Hyde, Katie Gambill, Mary Jackson, Len Stolz, Jan Greene, Monika Wilford, Kim Clarkson, Lynn Stokes, Anne Stehle, Michelle Mann, Lee Castillo, and John Brooks. Not pictured: Lavon Bracey, Clint Camp, Larry Carpenter, and Charlie Foust.

Pictured from left to right are: Back Row: Troy Owens, Brad Butler, Tom Caldwell, Kevin Van Aken, Tim Campbell, Joel Justice, Tim Swaw, Greg Haupt, Orville Sykes, Ron Smithfield, Front Row: Joe Woodard, Jim Hyde, Katie Gambill, Mary Jackson, Len Stolz, Jan Greene, Monika Wilford, Kim Clarkson, Lynn Stokes, Anne Stehle, Michelle Mann, Lee Castillo, and John Brooks. Not pictured: Lavon Bracey, Clint Camp, Larry Carpenter, and Charlie Foust.

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Clarksville Mayoral Candidate Kim McMillan Kicks Off Closing Week with Kiwanis Speech

 

Kim McMillan for Clarksville MayorClarksville, TN – Kim McMillan, Clarksville Mayoral candidate, kicked off the last week of her election campaign with a speech and an extended question and answer session at the Downtown Kiwanis Club meeting in Clarksville on Tuesday (October 26th).

“Meeting with the Downtown Kiwanis Club was a perfect way to launch the last week of our campaign for mayor. It was great to talk with so many good friends,” said McMillan. “Most of the time was spent answering questions. There is so much wisdom in this group and I’m humbled to get their input on a wide range of topics that are important to Clarksville’s future.” «Read the rest of this article»

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