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Austin Peay Governors Basketball need victory to guarantee Ohio Valley Conference Tournament appearance

 

Austin Peay Men’s Basketball at UT Martin
Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 | Tipoff: 5:30pm (CT)
Martin, TN | Arena: Elam Center (4,800)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay enters the final weekend in a position it never saw coming.

In fact, the Governors need a win this weekend–or an Eastern Illinois loss–to assure its 28th straight appearance in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament. The last time the Govs failed to appear in an OVC tourney? George Orwell’s favorite year…1984.

The Governors were picked to finish first in the OVC, but after losing center John Fraley in the season’s first game with a concussion for nine straight games, they never seemed to recover.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball.

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Fort Campbell Riding Stables Spring Break Horse Camp

 

Morale, Welfare and RecreationFort Campbell, KY – If you’re looking for a fun way for your kids to spend Spring break, look no further!  Fort Campbell Riding Stables Annual Spring Break Camp is back! Ages 8 and up can come and learn everything there is to know about horses; from grooming to tacking up a horse to ride.

This camp is fun, educational and geared toward teaching your children everything equestrian.

Camp dates are:  March 26th-30th and April 2nd-6th. «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay Lady Govs Basketball close out road slate at League Leading UT Martin Skyhawks

 

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball at UT Martin
Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 | Tipoff: 5:30pm (CT)
Martin, TN | Arena: Elam Center (4,800)

Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay begins the regular season’s final week when it travels to league leading UT Martin for a 5:30pm, Thursday contest. Both teams bring a win streak into the outing.

The Lady Govs own a modest two-game win streak after posting an 88-81 overtime victory against Morehead State, Saturday. The Skyhawks currently own an impressive 10-game win streak after posting wins at Murray State (91-67, February 16th) and at Southeast Missouri (77-44, February 18th) last week.

Senior Whitney Hanley recorded her season's first double-double in the Lady Govs first meeting with UT Martin this year. Austin Peay Women's Basketball.

Senior Whitney Hanley recorded her season's first double-double in the Lady Govs first meeting with UT Martin this year. Austin Peay Women's Basketball.

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Clarksville Police Department and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office work jointly to put two Burglars in Jail

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – A joint effort between the Clarksville Police Department and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office put two burglars behind bars.

Investigations by Detective Chris Nolder, Detective Tracy Woodruff, and Investigator Steve Heise lead to development of Shane Androws and Taryn Baggett as suspects in a string of residential burglaries occurring in the city and county.

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Austin Peay Governors and Lady Govs’ Basketball Schedules announced for the Ohio Valley Conference 2012-2013 season

 

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Ohio Valley ConferenceBrentwood, TN – The Ohio Valley Conference has announced its schedules for the 2012-13 season, one week after announcing plans for divisional play for men and women’s basketball.

The schedules feature 16 games with each team playing divisional foes twice during the season (home and away) and playing teams in the opposite division once a season. When creating the schedule it also was a league priority to play as many games as possible after January 1st, avoiding December contests. «Read the rest of this article»

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Customs House Museum has Sunday Family Fun Day with “Build a Log House”

 

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – Abraham Lincoln was born in a one-room log cabin on February 12th, 1809. Visit the Customs House Museum on Sunday, February 26th and build your own log house out of craft sticks.

Build a Log House will go from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to host Greenway clean-up

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – On Saturday, March 24th, the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a clean-up at the Clarksville Greenway, located at 1101 Pollard Road. «Read the rest of this article»

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Prom Dresses overtake Miller-Motte Technical College Campus

 

Miller-Motte Technical CollegeClarksville, TN – Prom-O-Rama has come to Clarksville and a rainbow of color is flowing through Miller-Motte Technical College’s (MMTC) campus these days. Dozens and dozens of prom dresses are being collected at MMTC. In an effort to keep costs down for Montgomery County high school girls attending their proms, MMTC is collecting prom dresses from ladies in the community that wish to sell dresses they will no longer wear but would like to sell.

Maria Scott, High School Presenter for Miller-Motte, shows off some of the available dresses at Prom-O-Rama on Saturday. (Photo by: Lois Jones)

Maria Scott, High School Presenter for Miller-Motte, shows off some of the available dresses at Prom-O-Rama on Saturday. (Photo by: Lois Jones)

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Austin Peay Lady Govs Basketball’s Leslie Martinez named Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week

 

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Austin Peay State UniversityLeslie MartinezBrentwood, TN – Junior forward Leslie Martinez, of the Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team, used a career-best effort to earn adidas Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week honors, the league office announced, Tuesday.

Martinez, of Copperas Cove, Texas, posted career highs in both points (20) and rebounding (14) en route to her season’s third double-double in Saturday’s 88-81 overtime victory against Morehead State. «Read the rest of this article»

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Alex Poythress and Bashaara Graves finalists for Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards

 

Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA)Hermitage, TN – The Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards will be presented to the top girls and boys in five classifications of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association prior to the championship game awards presentation for each class, respectively.

Alex Poythress from Northeast High School is a finalist for the Class AAA Mr. Basketball. Bashaara Graves from Clarksville High School is a finalist for the Class AAA Miss Basketball.

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