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Clarksville’s Santa Land a yuletide wonder again

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 9:43 am

Clarksville’s Santa Land inside three rooms of city hall is once again startling locals and tourists with its huge display of Christmas trees, ornaments, lights and figures. It will remain open every day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Saturday, Jan. 3, according to Mayor Jo Anne Smiley, who provides most of the display material from a large collection. In addition, Santa is there from 10 a.m. to 4

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  • Church to hold “Blue Christmas” service

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 3:51 pm

    The community is invited to a special quiet meditative worship service on Thursday, Dec. 18 at 1 p.m. at Calvary Episcopal Church, 704 Georgia St. The worship is offered especially for people who are finding Christmas bittersweet this year. Christmas often brings remembrances of persons and events that have been a part of lives in the past, but that are now changed or gone. This is the time of year

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  • VFW groups make Christmas plans

    Posted on December 2, 2014 at 3:05 pm

    The Clarksville Memorial VFW Post  4610 and Ladies Auxiliary and Junior Girls Unit  are making plans for its Christmas carry-in dinner to be held on Sunday, Dec. 9 at 2:30 p.m. Those attending need to bring a covered dish. Any Junior Girl who will be participating in the gift exchange, needs to bring a $3 gift. The Post, Auxiliary and Junior Girls Unit will hold its regular meeting on Sunday

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  • Holiday decoration contest begins soon

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 4:27 pm

    The Louisiana Community Betterment Committee is again sponsoring a city-wide holiday decoration contest this year. Categories will be for commercial, residential and religious themes. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third places.  There will be no need for a registration for these prizes, but anyone is invited to contact the Louisiana Chamber of Commerce office to alert the committee. Judges are in place and dates for judging will

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  • Louisiana chamber has promo products

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 4:30 pm

    The Louisiana Chamber of Commerce has received almost 600 free items from American Express to help promote Small Business Saturday on Nov. 29. The pens, balloons, buttons, posters, stickers, and tote bags are available free to Louisiana merchants to be used as giveaways on the Nov. 29  to customers. Merchants can go to the chamber office at the corner of Hwy. 54 and Hwy. 79 by the Champ Clark Bridge

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  • Louisiana churches Thanksgiving dinner suspended

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 1:41 pm

    The churches of Louisiana will not hold the annual free Thanksgiving dinner for area residents this year at the Centenary United Methodist Church, according to Methodist church council member Sara Drummond. No group came forward to assemble, cook and serve the dinner which fed 300 people in 2013, Drummond said. There are hopes the dinner can be put on again next year, she added. For the full story, see the

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  • Fraud seminar scheduled

    Posted on November 4, 2014 at 4:21 pm

    The secret Service and the Bowling Green Police will be hosting a fraud, counterfeit and bad check scam seminar Monday, Nov. 10 at 6:30. It will be held at the Bowling Green High School Auditorium and there is no charge to attend. The seminar will be conducted by Asst. Special Agent in Charge of the St. Louis Secret Service Office Douglas Roberts. For additional information, contact Jeff Kaufman at the

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