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By Angela Rodesky

Clarksville can have been wear the map as a huge tobacco port on the confluence of the Cumberland and purple Rivers, yet ever because the founding of citadel Campbell--home of the one hundred and first Airborne Division--in 1942, Clarksville has extended speedily and is at the moment the fifth-largest urban within the kingdom of Tennessee. Reinvention of its historical mainstays, reminiscent of Austin Peay country collage and the Roxy Theatre, has introduced new cultural task to the world. The Monkees' 1966 hit unmarried "Last educate to Clarksville" used to be encouraged through the neighborhood Louisville & Nashville Railroad depot. The Leaf-Chronicle, Tennessee's oldest newspaper, has persisted to put up in Clarksville, taking pictures its unending development and redevelopment. this day, the tight-knit neighborhood keeps to uphold its model as "Tennessee's most sensible Spot."

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