Clarksville, Tennessee – See this week’s top local news stories on Clarksville Now.
Fire drills saved a family of eight when their house caught fire: When she heard a pop, her husband shouted, “Fire!” she ran outside Her eight children likewise gathered by the pear tree. read more
Woman charged with first-degree murder in death of disabled 13-year-old son: After an autopsy report, the woman was indicted by a grand jury on murder charges. She turned Sunday night. read more
Dial Tones to Wireless in the Home: How Fiber Optic Internet Grows: The public is no longer subjected to the insane tones and waiting times of dial-up. But for Clarksville to lead the construction of its fiber optic network, a bold move was needed. read more
Man arrested by FBI for threatening to shoot immigrants ‘goes to war’ against America: The FBI said the men were trying to recruit a group to travel with them to the border to shoot the migrants. read more
Deerwood Road and Guthrie Highway rezoning denied: On Monday night, two rezoning applications were denied by the county commission after last week’s candid hearings. read more
A 450-gallon Native Aquarium is coming to the Wade Bourne Nature Center: The aquarium at Rotary Park was the only aquarium in north-central Tennessee to house fish native to the region. read more
‘They are trying to regain their freedom:’ Iranian APSU professor speaks out against repression: As Iran’s violent crackdown on protests continues, a local professor is among thousands around the world wondering what’s in store for family and friends back home. read more
The Northwest running backs were named Player of the Week: This high school player finished the game with 14 carries for 124 rushing yards and 2 touchdowns. Additionally, he had one reception for 89 yards. read more
Operation Honor provides free crates of food and supplies to soldiers, veterans, and their families. Hear from the military families themselves about what the giveaway of Honor Operations meant to them. read more
Hiking in Clarksville: Clarksville Greenway Bridges and Embankments: Looking for a place to take a walk in fall colors? Check out this video tour of the Greenway. read more
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