Energy in store

Retail is taking center stage in Clarksville’s next growth phase
May 18, 2012 12:33 PM
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First Advantage profits climb

Clarksville-based First Advantage Bancorp on Friday reported first-quarter profits of $925,000, a number that included $474,000 in one-time investment gains. But also helping was loan income growth of some 9 percent and a drop in interest expense.

"We are on the right track and that we are making good progress in a very competitive market," said Earl O. Bradley, III, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. "We have maintained a solid capital foundation which places First Advantage in a unique position of strength versus many of our peers. With our strong capital and a solid operating base, we stand ready to capitalize on opportunities as they become available."

May 14, 2012 6:51 AM

Bristol sells Clarksville apartments

A Chicago-area investment group has acquired the Waterford Landings apartment complex in Clarksville from Franklin-based Bristol Development Group for about $34 million. The price values each unit at the 10-year-old complex at more than $90,000.

Apr 12, 2012 8:38 AM

Bridgestone investing $75M in Clarksville

Steel cord addition will bring 45 jobs over four years
Sep 21, 2011 2:39 PM

Nashville State moves forward with Clarksville plans

Officials at Nashville State Community College say they're on track to welcome the first students to their Clarksville campus by early 2013. A State Building Commission subcommittee this week approved plans for the school to buy an 18-acre former Saturn car dealership.

Aug 25, 2011 8:41 AM

Hemlock in talks for big Clarksville expansion

Hemlock Semiconductor's $1.2 billion Clarksville plant is still more than a year from opening, but the company has entered into talks with state officials about growing the site with an investment that would more than triple its polycrystalline silicon operation. The AP's Erik Schelzig has the story.

SEE ALSO: An update on the current construction work, which now has some 1,600 people on site

May 17, 2011 8:40 AM

A COO for First Advantage

Clarksville-based First Advantage has named California finance veteran Cindy Smith chief operations officer, a new position at the bank holding company with five branches and a mortgage office in Montgomery County. In her role, Smith will oversee the retail, HR, marketing and IT divisions of First Advantage (Ticker: FABK), which has assets of $345 million.

Mar 21, 2011 10:40 AM

Freeman-Webb adds to Clarksville portfolio

Nine-property buy makes 15 apartment purchases for the year
Dec 21, 2010 11:05 AM

Hemlock orbit adds gas distributor

Pennsylvania-based Airgas said Tuesday it will build a gas separation plant in Clarksville to supply the $1.2 billion Hemlock Semiconductor plant that will open its doors in 2012. That's the kind of follow-up investment Montgomery County officials hoped for when Hemlock committed in late 2008.
Sep 15, 2010 7:42 AM

The Food Biz: Of java and paletas

A Nashville foodie power couple merge their respective crafts to open a new Hillsboro Village hot spot [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Jun 21, 2010 1:32 AM