In the last two weeks, the seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases in Christian County has increased 282%. Prior to this month, which has seen a sharp increase in cases of the virus, the county hasn’t seen such such an upsurge since July 20, 2020, when there was an increase of 350% over the previous two weeks.
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The Christian County Health Department reported a new COVID-related death Friday. Spokeswoman Amanda Sweeney-Brunt said the county’s 102nd COVID-19 related death was a 65-year-old African American female. Sweeney-Brunt added the last several weeks, there had been a sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in the county. The health department offers free...
CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – Jason Knight, District 18 county commissioner and Ward 5 City Council member, announced Friday that he has officially resigned from both seats after damage to his home and harassment forced him and his family to move. Knight announced Thursday night that he would likely be...
Trigg County, KYwkdzradio.com
Retiring Trigg County Conservation District Administrative Assistant Susan Kyler is the latest to receive the Dr. Tom Martin Community Service award. Trigg County Judge-Executive Hollis Alexander presented the award to Kyler at the Trigg County Farm Tour Thursday at Riverbend Farms. Alexander thanked Kyler for her many years of service...
Fort Campbell, KYPosted byBusiness Insider
A defense policy bill calls for amending "the Military Selective Service Act to require the registration of women for Selective Service."
Todd County, KYwhopam.com
Todd Fiscal Court made quick work of a routine agenda Friday morning and the process of hiring a new county treasurer will begin soon. Treasurer Tammy Robertson announced last month she’ll retire at the end of the year and Friday was the deadline to apply for the job. Judge-Executive Todd Mansfield is establishing a committee to hire Robertson’s replacement and Magistrates Brent Spurlin and Jimmy Turner agreed to serve.
CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – Ward 1 City Council member and Mayor Pro Tem Richard Garrett resigned his seat Thursday night shortly after the District Attorney’s Office filed two lawsuits against him for living outside his ward. The State of Tennessee, by way of District Attorney General John Carney’s office,...
Clarksville, TNPosted byClarksville Updates
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Clarksville: 1. 400 TN-149 931-233-0444; 2. 400 TN-149 (931) 233-0444; 3. 2100 Lowes Dr (931) 906-3181; 4. 1489 Madison St (931) 553-0254; 5. 110 Dover Crossing Rd (931) 920-8684; 6. 330 Pageant Ln 866-442-5301; 7. 1771 Madison St (931)
Christian County, KYwhopam.com
Todd and Trigg counties each reported new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday and three deaths were noted in the Pennyrile region. The Pennyrile District Health Department says a 96-year old woman died from the virus in Lyon County, a 66-year old man in Livingston County and a 57-year old man in Crittenden County.
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Multiple cities in western Kentucky, including in Christian, Todd and Trigg counties, are set to receive further funding for COVID-19 relief from the American Rescue Plan. According to a news release, the $157 million in funding it set to be distributed across 360 non-entitlement cities in the state of Kentucky, and they could start receive their funds within the next week. The funding is intended to be used to offset expenses related to COVID-19, including the costs of personal protective equipment, vaccination clinics, loss of revenue, payroll and more.
CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – District 18 County Commissioner Jason Knight announced Thursday in a Facebook post that he may be resigning from his seat after a series of events forced his family to move from their home on Broadripple Drive. “It’s been a pleasure to be your commissioner however...
The Hopkinsville Solid Waste Enterprise is asking the city council for a rate increase. During Thursday evening’s Hopkinsville Committee of the Whole meeting, General Manager Tony Sicari said rates needed to be raised by $3.41 a month and is the first increase since it was formed in 2006. Sicari added...
CLARKSVILLE, TN – The Welcome Home Veterans Celebration is returning to Clarksville from Sept. 15-19, courtesy of Visit Clarksville and Oak Grove Tourism Commission. The celebration will include a variety of free exhibits and activities, along with ticketed events like meals and concerts. Exhibits. The American Veteran Traveling Tribute Wall,...
Trigg County, KYwkdzradio.com
On July 21, the Kentucky School Facilities Construction Commission announced it would be accepting applications for $75 million in grants for vocational school upgrades — in what will be a large part of Gov. Andy Beshear’s “Better Kentucky Plan.”. On Thursday night, the Trigg County Board of Education wasted little...
Trigg County, KYwhvoradio.com
With a fleet of five ambulances getting older and well-worn by the week, the Trigg County Hospital Board unanimously approved for bids to be sought on a replacement during Thursday night’s monthly assembly. John Sumner, Trigg County Hospital CEO, noted a bid for an ambulance went out four-to-five months ago,...
Middle Tennessee brides who were on the front lines in the COVID-19 pandemic can score a free wedding dress at an upcoming event. Brides Across America is partnering with Wedding Belles in Clarksville for the event on July 29 and 30. Active military, first responders, COVID-19 frontline healthcare workers and...
Clarksville, TNPosted by24/7 Wall St.
The ongoing vaccination effort is allowing life in the United States to return to some degree of normalcy. So far, the virus has claimed 603,880 American lives — more than the total number of Americans killed in World War I and World War II combined. In the Clarksville metropolitan area, which covers parts of Tennessee […]