Clarksville, Tennessee – See this week’s top local news stories on Clarksville Now.
A teenage carjacker was sleeping on the concrete floor of the CPD office: The juvenile carjackers, both repeat offenders, had to be detained overnight by police at CPD headquarters because there was nowhere to put them. The police chief says this is unacceptable and needs to change. read more
The Juvenile Resource Center tops the county wish list for state funding. City and county officials presented legislative agendas to state legislators advocating the establishment of a youth center in Clarksville. read more
The city plans 13 sidewalk projects to improve safety around schools. The sidewalk plan was created to address school safety concerns. There may be more work being done. read more
Two shots fired outside hookah bar, a nearby business owner wants a solution. After a weekend shooting outside a hookah bar, one business owner fears an increase in violence, and Hookah 21 says it’s not their fault. read more
Ferrari Stampi USA expands headquarters, adds 30 jobs: The company, which manufactures ceramic tile molds and molds, plans to hire more people over the next five years at its headquarters in Dunbar Cave Road. read more
326 apartments in Rossview and Basham voted in favor of the vote, but neighbors still opposed. Despite taking weeks to address concerns from neighbors, the developers of Highlands Apartments face opposition, mainly over traffic. read more
Hundreds of acres burning at Fort Campbell: The fire broke out during training at the post on Friday. read more
Several city employees are expected to get raises after the salary survey. City employees’ salaries were raised to a minimum wage of $15 an hour, but some employees were closer to their bosses’ salaries. The city is moving forward to combat this ‘compression’. read more
Free Wi-Fi is available in 2 city parks thanks to Google. We are planning to add two more: Thanks to our partnership with Google, Heritage and Valleybrook Parks now offer free Wi-Fi, but the tech company doesn’t stop there. read more
Clarksville Ghost Stories: Ghost and harrowing tales of local legends: Looking for the most haunted places in Clarksville? We’ve got you covered. read more
West Creek quarterback rocks player of the week: He completed 8 of 12 pass attempts for 136 passing yards and 3 touchdowns. read more
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