Montgomery County Newswire

Montgomery County Newswire

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  1. Metro, county sue 3 firms over Silver Spring Transit CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Metro and Montgomery County have filed a $166 million lawsuit against contractors that designed, built and inspected the long-delayed Silver Spring Transit Center. The Washington Post reports the complaint filed in Montgomery County Circuit Court accuses three companies of negligence and breach of contract.

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  2. Montgomery, Metro sue 3 firms over troubled Silver Spring Transit CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Montgomery County and Metro have filed a $166 million lawsuit against the companies that designed, built and inspected the Silver Spring Transit Center, contending that their "collective failure" led to five years of delays and $50 million in cost overruns to correct substandard work. The long-anticipated, 62-page complaint, filed this week in Montgomery County Circuit Court, accuses designer Parsons Brinckerhoff, general contractor Foulger-Pratt, and construction inspection firm Robert B. Balter of multiple counts of negligence and breach of contract.

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  3. TN teachers happier with evaluations; testing a burdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... of teachers and administrators statewide responded, up 18 percent from last year. In the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System, 51 percent of teachers and 60 percent of administrators participated. The majority of teachers reported they like ...

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  4. Council to discuss Civic Plaza interlocal agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    Following the Monday evening Civic Plaza roundtable discussion, the Clarksville City Council will be the first government body to consider a proposed city-county interlocal agreement to purchase and develop the property in question. The agreement, announced Monday evening by District 14 County Commissioner Tommy Vallejos, would allow the governments of Clarksville and Montgomery County to participate in the "Civic Square Plaza" project to create a plaza similar to the one described in the Hodgson and Douglas design plan.

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  5. Montgomery County releases Emergency Notification AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Clarksville Online

    Montgomery County Government is pleased to announce the release of an emergency notification app for iOS devices. The app, MCGTNotify, is free to download and is currently available for those with Apple devices.

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  6. Leadership Middle Tennessee releases 2016 Class SelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Clarksville Online

    Leadership Middle Tennessee has selected 37 leaders from the region's community, nonprofit, academic and business sectors to participate in the 2016 Class of Leadership Middle Tennessee. Class members were selected from 10 counties: Cheatham County, Davidson County, Dickson County, Maury County, Montgomery County, Robertson County, Rutherford County, Sumner County, Williamson County and Wilson County.

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  7. Fort Campbell Soldiers and Family Members attend National Night Out 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Clarksville Online

    ... Recycling, Emergency Management, Hopkinsville Police, Clarksville Police, Fort Campbell Military Police, Montgomery County Sheriff, Fish and Wildlife, Dare, PMW Watch, and Tennessee Highway Patrol. Miss out on this year's event? To find out more ...

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  8. Industrial land joins civic plaza on county's plateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    Industrial land joins civic plaza on county's plate 300 acres could help land new company Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1JkwATI From the goal of revitalizing dwindling downtown Clarksville, to possibly re-energizing the dismantling Hemlock Semiconductor site, the Montgomery County Commission will be required to have big shoulders in September as it likely makes some multi-million-dollar spending decisions affecting both. By now, everyone knows about the $3.5 million civic plaza proposal on the county's plate, but there is also a total, incremental spending consideration of $2.4 million before commissioners next month, involving the purchase of some 300 acres in northeast Montgomery County.

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  9. Armed robbery suspect arrested in RussellvilleRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | News Democrat

    The Logan County Sheriff's Department got an armed robbery suspect and a three individuals with methamphetamine off the streets last week with arrests in three different incidents. On Thursday, Aug. 20, the Logan County Sheriff's Office received information about a suspect who was allegedly involved in an armed robbery on Aug. 16 at a Dollar General store in Montgomery County, Tenn.

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  10. Heroes, Hometowns and Legends Series Brings to Clarksville Big Names in Comedy, MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Clarksville Online

    ... 16th. Tickets can be purchased by phone or in-person by calling 931.553.8467 or stop by the Clarksville-Montgomery County Visitor's Center at 180 Holiday Drive, open Tuesday-Saturday between the hours of 9:30am and 5:30pm. Once sold out, no further ...

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  11. New clergy team to assist police in keeping the peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... denominations, ethnicities, races and cultures. This diversity reflects the many faces of Clarksville and Montgomery County, as well as Fort Campbell. "Our second objective is to train ministers to be fully prepared to deploy immediately when a ...

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  12. Montgomery County Government needs mentors for Tennessee Promise ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Clarksville Online

    Montgomery County Government is seeking community volunteers to mentor students taking part in the Tennessee Promise program. Tennessee Promise allows any Tennessee high school graduate the opportunity to attend a community college, Tennessee College of Applied Technology or to get an applicable associate's degree from a four-year institution, tuition free.

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  13. NewsDeputies take 'hot car challenge' to show heat can killDeputies...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. The temperatures outside was a relatively mild 80 degrees but inside a patrol car, two Montgomery County deputies were sweating profusely as the temperature quickly climbed to well over 100 degrees.

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  14. GoFundMe Campaign Launched to Help 'Road Mangler' Phil Kaufman Recover From Motorcycle WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Nashville Scene

    Last month , legendary road manager Phil "The Road Mangler" Kaufman took a nasty spill on his motorcycle in Montgomery County and sustained injuries to his ankle, ribs, and spine that required multiple surgeries. There's good news to report: Those surgeries were successful, and despite seven pins in his right ankle and serious road rash that cost him a favorite tattoo, the 80-year-old raconteur and participant in some of the best anecdotes in rock 'n' roll is in good spirits and recovering at home.

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  15. Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County SPAY-ghetti Dinner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Clarksville Online

    The First Presbyterian Church in downtown Clarksville will be hosting a SPAY-ghetti dinner on Friday, August 21st benefiting the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County. Dinner will start being served at 5:00pm, and will continue to accept guests until 7:00pm.

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  16. Two Rivers Company update on Downtown Clarksville Civic Park/PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Clarksville Online

    ... contracted with Randall Gross/Development Economics on July 25th, 2015 to present certain findings at the Montgomery County Commission meeting on August 10th, 2015. Mr. Gross specifically asked to be able to present these findings in person due to ...

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  17. Teacher accused of rape worked at West Creek MiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... program for "boys that did not have a father figure," and the victim was part of that club. Clarksville-Montgomery County School System records, reviewed by The Leaf-Chronicle on Monday, provided more information into Hester's background and his ...

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  18. Kentucky woman on Tennessee's most wanted list arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | KFVS12

    ... The charges against Bradshaw stem from the kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl from Kentucky who was found in Montgomery County, Tennessee.

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  19. TBI: Woman Wanted for Felony Trafficking for Commercial Sex Acts CAPTUREDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... the Kentucky State Police, officers with the Ashland Police Department in Kentucky and deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in Tennessee. Bradshaw, 41, was wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Montgomery County ...

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  20. Artist's rendering of proposed Civic Park Plaza in downtown Clarksville.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    The Clarksville City Council will meet Monday with members of the Montgomery County Commission for a discussion on an informational presentation on downtown redevelopment. Clarksville Council to hold economic booster discussion CLARKSVILLE, Tenn.

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