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Forget Black Friday, Thanksgiving might be best day overall to grab deals

Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.

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Friday Winter Market celebrates homemade, local treats

The Winter Market is open every Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Smith-Trahern Mansion.

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U.S. introduces menu-labeling standards for chain restaurants

Sweeping new rules will require calorie counts on menus and establish a national standard for nutrition information.

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Phone in your Thanksgiving meal

Clarksville cafe offers large catering menu for Thanksgiving dinner.



“Crunchy” ladies to sell natural and handmade products at fair

Crunchy Black Tuesday Holiday Market to be held Nov. 25.

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Sugary drinks still marketed to children

Marketers continue to reach children and teens through product placement and social media.

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Nov. 20, 2014

Minivans do poorly in new insurance industry crash tests

Nissan, Chrysler and Dodge minivans earned lowest crash ratings.


Nov. 19, 2014

Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

Some farmers say they want to grow the crop but aren’t used to the government oversight that comes with it.

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Nov. 18, 2014

Falling gas prices could boost holiday spending

Lower gas prices could mean a brighter Christmas season.


Nov. 18, 2014

Chamber welcomes Rod’s Tire & Automtive Center

Rod’s Tire & Automotive Service Center is a new member of the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce.

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials airing this week

Here’s a look at Christmas classics and new holiday favorites airing this weekend.


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University in Tennessee cancels Cosby appearance

A university in Tennessee says it has canceled Bill Cosby’s scheduled appearance at a benefit dinner amid sexual assault allegations.


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Old Firehouse celebrates 10 years

The Old Firehouse Day Shelter celebrated 10 years of helping the homeless and those in need in Clarksville-Montgomery County.