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My Two Cents: The Magnificent Seven, Part 2

 

My Two-Cents with Hank BonecutterClarksville, TN – With their wilderness adventure coming to a close, Clarksville businessmen Clay Powers and Thom Spigner, were getting ready to head home.  The nine day trip into the Alaskan wilderness had provided amazing thrills, great fishing and wonderful fellowship.  

Their tour guide, Dr. Jimmy Sites, of Spiritual Outdoor Adventures, said this trip brought together an incredible group of men who bonded immediately.  “You could tell the moment they met, that not only were they experienced outdoorsmen, but men of God, who were excited about letting the spirit work in their lives at every opportunity.”

The Magnificent Seven (Thom Spigner)

The Magnificent Seven (Thom Spigner)

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My Two Cents: The Magnificent Seven, Part 1

 

My Two-Cents with Hank BonecutterClarksville, TN – Thom Spigner and Clay Powers are great friends. The two Clarksville businessmen enjoy fishing, hunting, motorcycles, and just about anything that challenges them in the great outdoors.

It was this love of adventure that brought the two men face to face with death, in the wilds of Alaska. 

Clary Powers, Thom Spigner, Dr. Jimmy Sites. (Thom Spigner)

Clary Powers, Thom Spigner, Dr. Jimmy Sites. (Thom Spigner)

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City of Clarksville not talking about TMS Contracting

 
Hank Bonecutter

Hank Bonecutter

Clarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville has been advised by attorneys “not to discuss issues that might be the subject of negotiations between the City and TMS.”  This according to mayor’s spokeswoman Jennifer Rawls, when asked about the status of Liberty Park.

In exclusive reports from WJZM and Clarksville Online, TMS Contracting has been embroiled in a legal battle with a former sub-contractor, Rust of Kentucky, over wrongful termination.  A bankruptcy judge ruled on February 7th  in favor of Rust, awarding the Kentucky company 4.8 million dollars in damages.  TMS and it’s insurance carrier Zurich, are appealing that ruling.

Sources indicate that Thom Spigner is finished with the project, and has sold all of his equipment, including personal items, to pay legal bills, and keep from filing bankruptcy. «Read the rest of this article»

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Appeal to be filed over Clarksville Marina lawsuit

 
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Hank Bonecutter

Clarksville, TN – An appeal is being filed in bankruptcy court disputing a 4.8 million dollar judgement awarded in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed against the contractor hired to build Liberty Park.  In an exclusive story on WJZM and Clarksville Online, a subcontractor hired by TMS Contracting was awarded the judgement after it was determined they were unjustly fired from the project.  TMS Contracting is the contractor approved by the City of Clarksville to build the Marina.

Rust of Kentucky had been hired by TMS to do the dirt and excavation work, but according to Mark Rust, president of Rust of Kentucky, inadequate studies and wet conditions prevented his company from doing the work they were hired to do.

Clarksville Marina

Clarksville Marina

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Bankruptcy court awards 4.8 million dollar judgement against Marina Contractor

 
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Hank Bonecutter

Clarksville, TN – A bankruptcy court has awarded a multimillion dollar judgement against the company hired by the City of Clarksville to build the new marina at fairgrounds park.

In a judgement signed by U.S Bankruptcy Judge Joan Lloyd, dated February 7th 2012, the court determined that Rust of Kentucky was wrongfully terminated by TMS Contracting and held them and their bonding company Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland, liable for 4.8 million dollars in damages.

TMS Contracting was awarded the contract to build the new marina, and TMS hired Rust of Kentucky as a sub-contractor, to do excavation and ground work at the Fairgrounds site.  Weather conditions, and soil conditions prevented Rust from doing its work, causing delays in the project.

Clarksville Marina

Clarksville Marina

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