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Clark County

July 12, 2013



Cyclones hosting fundraiser

The River City Cyclones, under 12 softball team, is hosting a euchre tournament fundraiser today, July 12, to help pay for their upcoming trip to the World Series in Orlando.

The tournament begins at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m. The event will take place at the Jeffersonville American Legion Post 35, located at 801 Main St.

Fifty percent of all money taken in will be paid out. For more information, call Nate Gibson at 502-424-9828.



College prep forum set

Clarksville Church of Christ, 407 W. Lewis & Clark Parkway, Clarksville, will be hosting a College Prep Forum on July 12 and 13 with the theme: “Dealing with Difficult Questions.” 

High school and college-aged students will hear about a variety of topics related to succeeding in college and faith while in school.

Saturday's workshops will be led by Phillip Shumake of Lexington, Ky., Matthew Allen, of Kettering, Ohio, Zack Lee, of New Albany, and Mike Sullivan of Lafayette.

The keynote speaker on Friday evening is Dr. H.E. “Buddy” Payne, president of Florida College, Temple Terrace, Fla.

Sessions begin at 7 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Preregistration is encouraged. For more information and to register online, visit


Heart focus of exercise program

The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a BUTI program, 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, July 16 through Aug. 20, at the Clarksville Community Center, 2311 Sam Gwin Dr., Clarksville. The cost is $60 per student.

BUTI is not only physically and cardiovascularly challenging, it is mind opening. BUTI utilizes various dance movements from a variety of tribal-based dance styles including Brazilian Baile Funk, Miami Booty Dance, Hip-Hop, Crunk, African Tribal, and Arabic Tribal and seamlessly connects these dance styles into power yoga sequences for the ultimate fitness experience. In addition to the physical benefits, BUTI helps its students break through barriers of self-esteem. BUTI is freeing, often helping students undergo a complete self-transformation. Emotional breakthrough, coupled with an obvious change in body tone and decrease in body fat, leads to an overall life change. Visit for more information. Students should bring a bottle of water and a towel.

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