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Title IX pioneers: Wilma Rudolph went from "you'll never walk again" to "fastest woman in the world"

How does a child diagnosed with infantile paralysis, losing use of her leg and forced to depend on leg braces for several years, become a world record-setting Olympian sprinter? “My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother,” the great Wilma Rudolph said, and she set about becoming one of the most inspirational figures in sports. ...
CLARKSVILLE, TN
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TRAFFIC ALERT: Bypass, Wilma Rudolph, Warfield backed up after wrecks

CLARKSVILLE, TN (CLARKSVILLE NOW) – The Bypass, Wilma Rudolph Boulevard and Warfield Boulevard are all backed up by wrecks. On the Bypass, there was a wreck near Gatlin Street. Eastbound traffic is backed up almost to Cumberland Drive. Westbound traffic is backed up to Old Ashland City Road. On Wilma,...
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Clarksville PD investigating fatal collision on Wilma Rudolph

The Clarksville Police Department is investigating a fatal collision at the intersection of Wilma Rudolph Boulevard and Athletic Boulevard. According to a news release, the collision occurred around 6:30 a.m. and involved two vehicles in a head-on collision. A victim in the crash has been identified by officials as 47-year old Johnathan Gatewood and others who were injured in the crash are listed as being in stable condition.
CLARKSVILLE, TN