Latest Clarksville News

Tennessee woman pleads guilty in bank fraud scheme

May. 13, 2019 4:29 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman has pleaded guilty to her role in a scheme to steal money from credit union customers. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Nashville says in a release that Nicole Walker, of Clarksville, worked with a former teller at what is now Cornerstone Financial Credit Union. The...

Police: DNA evidence leads to arrest in 22-year-old slaying

May. 7, 2019 11:09 AM EDT

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee police say DNA evidence led to the arrest of an Arizona man in a 22-year-old unsolved slaying. Clarksville Police spokesman Jim Knoll said in a news release that DNA evidence from the autopsy of 23-year-old Christa Bramlitt was entered into a national database in 1996 in...

Tennessee Titans to kick off caravan at Fort Campbell

Apr. 29, 2019 4:40 AM EDT

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Members of the Tennessee Titans are set to visit Fort Campbell. Fort Campbell says in a news release that Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans and wide receiver Adam Humphries are scheduled to visit service members and their families Monday at the Fort Campbell Exchange. Also set to...

Winners announced in Tennessee AP professional news contest

Apr. 28, 2019 9:55 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Winners of the Tennessee Associated Press Broadcasters and Media Editors contest were announced Saturday evening. Dozens of AP-member broadcasters and newspapers from across the state submitted more than 630 entries in the contest to honor the best journalism in Tennessee in 2018....

Republican Powers wins Tennessee Senate special election

Apr. 24, 2019 10:38 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican Bill Powers has won a Tennessee Senate special election. The Clarksville city councilman and auto dealer defeated Democrat Juanita Charles by about 9 percentage points Tuesday. Charles is a U.S. Army veteran and a Clarksville real estate agent. The Senate District 22 seat...

Hospitalized Taylor Swift fan gets flowers, note from singer

Apr. 11, 2019 2:30 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Kentucky woman recovering in the hospital from a car crash says her favorite singer, Taylor Swift, sent her flowers and a handwritten note. Lindsey Sizemore told WTVF-TV in Nashville that she was injured in a wreck in Clarksville on March 31 and taken to Vanderbilt University...