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The Internal Revenue Service is warning taxpayers of a fast-growing scam involving fraudstersstealing their information from professional tax preparers to file fraudulent tax returns. The scammers use the data to arrange to send refunds to the taxpayers’ real bank accounts. Then a scammer posing as a debt collector tells the taxpayer…

The Flood Advisory issued by the National Weather Service has been extended through March 4. Rainfall amounts ranging from 1 inch along the Kentucky state line, up to 4 inches with localized amounts up to 6 inches, along the Alabama state line are expected. Some flash flooding is possible, especially…

With only a few days to see high rising rivers crest and begin to fall,  significant rain is expected again by mid-week. Two to four inches of rain can be expected in Middle Tennessee. Rainfall is expected to return to Middle Tennessee early Wednesday, falling on saturated grounds unable to…

NASHVILLE: The majesty of the Bolshoi Ballet comes to the silver screen in a one day only screening at Green Hills 16, 3815 Greenhills Village Drive and Opry Mills 20 Plus Imax, 570 Opry Mills Drive in Nashville on Sunday, March 4. The Bolshoi Ballet sets the stage ablaze with Alexei…

The Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts at Austin Peay State University is pleased to present the 2017–18 Tennessee Artist Fellow lecture by Andrew Scott Ross, of Johnson City, on Friday, March 2, at 6:00 p.m. in the Rechter Room of the Frist Center for the Visual Arts. The CECA Tennessee…

When disaster strikes, as it has across Western and Middle Tennessee with Saturday nights tornadic storms, unscrupulous repairmen and builders often follow the storms to take advantage of traumatized homeowners. These tips benefit those rebuilding under the stress of disaster but should be applied to anyone in need of contractor…

ADAIRVILLE and CLARKSVILLE: Homes were destroyed and Clarksville Saturday night and an elderly Adairville woman died in several tornadoes that tore the area Saturday night. The MCSO, Montgomery County Emergency Management Agency (EMA), and EMS are on scene assessing damage and providing welfare check on residents in the area.  and check on the…

A huge swath of Western and Middle Tennessee is currently under a tornado watch through 2 a.m. . tonight. A tornado watch means conditions are favorable to the development of storms. Tennessee counties include: BENTON CARROLL CROCKETT DYER FAYETTE GIBSON HAYWOOD HENRY HOUSTON HUMPHREYS LAKE LAUDERDALE MADISON MONTGOMERY OBION SHELBY STEWART…

The phase of heavy rain, coupled with the threat of severe storms, is slowly heading toward the Tennessee Valley. A strong flow of moist air will continue to flow out from Texas and the Gulf on a perfect track through the Tennessee Valley, primarily on Saturday. Unlike the past week, this…

UPDATE: 2/22/18 – 3 a.m.:  The National Weather Service in Nashville has issued a Flood Advisory for Rapid Rises through 6 a.m. for the following: Dickson County in Middle Tennessee… Montgomery County in Middle Tennessee… Stewart County in Middle Tennessee… Houston County in Middle Tennessee… Humphreys County in Middle Tennessee… At…

CLARKSVILLE: Mayor Kim McMillan offered a heartfelt “Welcome to Clarksville” to Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai as the company broke ground on a new $600 million data center Friday. “On this great day, we say ‘Thank You for choosing Clarksville,’ and we look forward to a bright future together,”…

Actress Elizabeth Banks and the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women movement created the short film “Just a Little Heart Attack” to educate women about the realities of heart disease and the sometimes unexpected symptoms of a heart attack. Inspired by true stories of real women, the film chronicles a busy mom…

The New Gallery, with support from The Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts and the Department of Art + Design, is pleased to present Yvette Cummings: Splendor & Fault, to continue an exciting 2017-18 exhibition season. Yvette Cummings comes to The New Gallery from Conway, South Carolina and is the recent…

Montgomery County: Local historian Carolyn Ferrell and Montgomery County IT ArcGIS Specialist Bryce Hester teamed up to bring three historic urban trails to life in Clarksville. An urban trail is not a built path through natural scenery but a virtual trail that uses existing sidewalks and crosswalks to lead walkers…

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