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Episode 029: Life Lessons From Behind Home Plate

7/16/2019
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Caleb Slaughter is a Clarksville Firefighter that has lived most of his life on a baseball field. From Little League, High School, College, Minor League and Coaching, Caleb has seen the game from all sides. He chats with Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill about what parents can do to help their kids become better ball players, why parents need to check their behavior at games, and what Clarksville/Montgomery County can do to better support young ball players.

Duration:00:39:47

Episode 028: Getting Your Feet Wet In The Tennessee House Of Representatives

7/9/2019
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Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill chat with Tennessee District 67 Representative Jason Hodges about his move from the Montgomery County Commission to the Tennessee House of Representatives. Hear about how he adjusted to the changes and some of the bills he has fought for during his first year. He also shares some examples of how both political parties have come together to pass some important legislation for the people of Tennessee.

Duration:00:21:45

Episode 027: Franky The Dog

7/2/2019
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Franky the Dog was found on the side of the road and believed to be dead. He had sustained horrible injuries being used as a "bait dog" in a dog fighting ring. Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill chat with Chris and Dana Self a couple that followed Franky's story online as a local Vet decided to take him in and nurse him back to health. Chris and Dana were so touched by the story they decided to adopt Franky. Hear all about how Franky is enjoying his second chance at life with this loving family.

Duration:00:16:34

Episode 026: Colonel Derek Thomson

6/25/2019
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1st Brigade Colonel Derek Thomson joins Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill live from Iraq to talk about the fight against ISIS and the moral of the Fort Campbell Soldiers engaged in the battle. He also talks about what they look forward to most from care packages, and the appreciation they have for the support they receive from the Clarksville area.

Duration:00:27:04

Episode 025: Sammy Stuard

6/18/2019
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Sammy Stuard has had a variety of careers over his life. From Butcher, to Auctioneer, to eventually finding his way into the world of Banking, serving as the President and CEO of F&M Bank. He joins Charlie and Katie to talk about his incredible life and why sometimes the best opportunities come from the most unexpected places.

Duration:00:28:41

Episode 024: Don Bowen

6/12/2019
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Don Bowen is a retired Army Green Beret, Clarksville Business owner, Martial Arts Instructor and star of the History Channel show "The Selection". He chats with Katie Gambill and Charlie Koon about his life, where he finds motivation, and so much more.

Duration:00:45:11

Episode 023: Rob Salome

6/4/2019
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Retired Colonel Rob Salome has been in leadership roles for over 27 years. Rob joins Katie and Charlie to talk about what he has learned over those years from the leaders around him, including former Vice President Joe Biden. Rob served as the Vice President's Military Aid shortly after he was sworn in. Rob also talks about the importance of taking time away from work to recharge, and working with millennials as they begin to replace baby boomers in the workplace.

Duration:00:43:09

Episode 022: Coach Mark Hudspeth

5/28/2019
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New Austin Peay Head Football Coach Mark Hudspeth joins Charlie and Katie to talk about taking over a football team that is stating to get National attention. He also shares what he enjoys about living in Clarksville, and how he motivates his players to achieve their best.

Duration:00:33:59

Episode 021: Willie Frank

5/21/2019
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Willie Frank's husband was a pilot with the 160th SOAR when he was shot down in Mogadishu, captured and later killed. The events surrounding his death were depicted in the movie "Black Hawk Down". Willie chats with Charlie and Katie about seeing the movie, why she will never watch it again, and what life is like as a widow and a member of a Gold Star Family. Willie also talks about what the community can do to better support Gold Star Families.

Duration:00:28:07

Episode 020: Col. Joe Kuchan

5/14/2019
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Fort Campbell Garrison Commander Colonel Joe Kuchan joins Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill to talk about the upcoming Week of the Eagles Celebration.

Duration:00:42:42

Episode 019: Multi Purpose Event Center

5/9/2019
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Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett joins Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill to discuss the proposed Multi Purpose Event Center that could be built in downtown Clarksville. What sort of events would a center like this attract? How will the county pay for it? What involvement will the Nashville Predators have? The Mayor answers those questions and more.

Duration:00:30:25

Episode 018: Clarksville Soccer Club

5/7/2019
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Kean Barclay and John Rudolph join Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill to chat about the upcoming try-outs for the Clarksville Soccer Club, how they try to make soccer accessible and affordable for everyone, and the city's need for more soccer fields.

Duration:00:24:29

Episode 017: Ret. General Scott Brower

4/30/2019
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Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill talk to Retired General Scott Brower about why he chose to call Clarksville/Montgomery County home, and his work in building relationships between units on Fort Campbell and Austin Peay Athletic teams.

Duration:00:35:44

Episode 016: MB Roland

4/23/2019
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Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill chat with Paul and Merry Beth Tomaszewski about the MB Roland Distillery. Listen to how they turned an old Amish family farm into a Distillery that is shipping spirits all over the United States. They also let Charlie and Katie in on the secrets of sampling whiskey and what drinks are best with it.

Duration:00:46:40

Episode 015: Jason Roy

4/16/2019
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Katie Gambill and Charlie Koon chat with the Grammy Nominated lead singer of Building 429, Jason Roy. Jason talks about what brought him to Clarksville and why he loves calling it home. He also shares stories about life on the road fronting one of the biggest Christian Rock bands in the country and how a near death experience brought him closer to God.

Duration:00:50:09

Episode 014: Ryan And Gretchen

4/9/2019
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Katie Gambill and Charlie Koon chat with Ryan and Gretchen, who have been doing their morning show on Q108 in Clarksville for 14 years. They look back on those years and share some fun stories about waking up Clarksville for over a decade.

Duration:00:33:11

Episode 013: Travis Janssen

4/2/2019
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Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill talk to Austin Peay Baseball Coach Travis Janssen about what parents need to know about youth sports from a College Coach's perspective. Coach Janssen shares what is the most important thing parents can do for their young athletes and the joys of living in Clarksville and Coaching the Govs.

Duration:00:39:49

Episode 012: Katy Olita

3/26/2019
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Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill talk with Katy Olita about her recent Judicial appointment. They also discuss what types of cases she is seeing as a new judge, and why adoptions hold a special place in her heart.

Duration:00:22:50

Episode 011: Anthony "Crimson" Mayweather

3/19/2019
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Anthony Mayweather is a Veteran, Businessman, and Professional Wrestler. Katie Gambill and Charlie Koon talk to Anthony about why he became a wrestler, his local wrestling school, and an upcoming free Wrestling Event at Fort Campbell.

Duration:00:36:16

Episode 010: Mike Burnette

3/12/2019
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Charlie Koon and Katie Gambill chat with the Pastor of one of the fastest growing churches in the Country, Life Point's Mike Burnette. Mike talks about why he thinks Life Point is growing so fast, the church's mission in Clarksville, and more.

Duration:00:42:24