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Clarksville Northwest High School Lady Vikings Volleyball earn first District 10-AAA win at home against Henry County 3-1

 

Written by Marlon Scott

Northwest High School VikingsClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Northwest High Lady Vikings earned their first AAA District 10 win at home Thursday night against the Henry County Lady Patriots, 3-1 (25-17, 22-25, 25-15, 25-23).

The match was a test for both teams who played hard making diving digs and challenged each other at the net. Ultimately, it came down to who made less errors and the Lady Vikings finished with the cleaner games.

Northwest High School Volleyball vs Henry County. (David Roach - Clarksville Sports Network)

Northwest High School Volleyball vs Henry County. (David Roach – Clarksville Sports Network)

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to hold Robert Clark Park and Blueway Ribbon Cutting

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – On Saturday, September 28th, 2013, the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department will hold a ribbon cutting to mark the opening of the Park and Blueway.

The event will begin at 9:00am at Robert Clark Park, 1449 Tiny Town Road, in Clarksville.

After a few opening words from Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan and official ribbon cutting, the public is invited to float the river two and a half miles to Billy Dunlop Park. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Governors Football on the road against Ohio Bobcats Saturday

 

Austin Peay Governors vs. Ohio Bobcats

September 21st, 2013 | 1:00pm CDT
Athens, Ohio | Peden Stadium (24,000)

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUAthens, OH – For the first time this season Austin Peay State University’s football team ventures outside the state of Tennessee when it travels north to face Ohio, 1:00pm, Saturday, in Peden Stadium.

This not only will be the Governors’ first out-of-state contest but it as well will be their last non-Ohio Valley Conference game this season.

Austin Peay Football vs. Vanderbilt Commodores

Austin Peay Football vs. Vanderbilt Commodores

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Montgomery County College and Career Fair September 23rd

 

Montgomery County TennesseeMontgomery County, TN – The annual Montgomery County College and Career Night for students and their parents will be September 23rd, 2013 from 6:00om-8:00pm at Austin Peay State University’s Foy Fitness Center.

This event gives students exposure to a wide array of post high school options, allowing them to informally visit booths to pick up information about colleges, post secondary institutions and career opportunities and speak with representatives of those institutions. «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Titans face San Diego Chargers for first Home Game of the Season

 

Tennessee Titans (1-1) vs. San Diego Chargers (1-1)

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013 | Noon CDT
LP Field | Nashville, TN | TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – The Tennessee Titans (1-1) play their first of three consecutive home games this week, welcoming the San Diego Chargers (1-1) to LP Field (capacity 69,143). Kickoff is scheduled for noon CDT on Sunday, September 22nd.

This week’s game will be televised regionally on CBS, including Nashville affiliate WTVF News-Channel 5. Ian Eagle will handle play-by-play duties while Dan Fouts provides analysis.

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster (23) rushes for a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans during the second half at Reliant Stadium. The Texans won 30-24:(photo by Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports)

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster (23) rushes for a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans during the second half at Reliant Stadium. The Texans won 30-24:(photo by Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports)

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APSU Lady Govs Volleyball travels to Memphis to finish the preseason

 

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUMemphis, TN – Austin Peay State University’s volleyball team concludes the pre-conference portion of its schedule with a three-match stay at the Tiger Invitational, Friday, September 20th and Saturday, September 21st at Elma Roane Fieldhouse.

Austin Peay Women's Volleyball . (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Volleyball . (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

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2013 Rivers and Spires Festival wins Five Awards at International Festival Conference

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 2013 Rivers & Spires Festival walked away from the 58th Annual International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) Convention with five more awards to add to its already impressive, and ever-growing, collection.

The 2013 IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards were announced on September 16th at the IFEA Convention & Expo in Pittsburgh, PA. Theresa Harrington, Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), Doug Barber, Special Events Manager, and Jessica Goldberg, Director of Tourism, were all in attendance to accept the awards.

Five Awards won by the Rivers and Spires Festival at the 2013 International Festival Conference

Five Awards won by the Rivers and Spires Festival at the 2013 International Festival Conference

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Montgomery County Safehouse Receives Donation of Winter Clothes

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOMontgomery County, TN – Safehouse director, Christy Bussell, accepts a generous donation of women and children winter clothing from Clarksville City Councilwoman Kaye Jones.

Safehouse is the local shelter for women and children needing safe refuge.

To support the mission of the Safehouse, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office collects and recycles cell phones with all proceeds going to Safehouse.

(L to R) City Councilwoman Kaye Jones, Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson and Safehouse director, Christy Bussell.

(L to R) City Councilwoman Kaye Jones, Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson and Safehouse director, Christy Bussell.

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Clarksville’s Handmade Holidays vendor applications are now available

 

Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – The Wilma Rudolph Event Center, located at Liberty Park, is currently seeking craft vendors to participate in Handmade Holidays.

This year’s two-day event is scheduled to take place November 16th, 2013 from 10:00am to 6:00pm and November 17th, 2013 from noon to 5:00pm.

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Fort Campbell Currahees discuss the importance of Hispanic Heritage Month

 

Written by Sgt. David Cox
4th Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne Division4th Brigade Combat Team - Currahee

Fort Campbell, KY – From September 15th through October 15th, our nation will observe Hispanic Heritage month. This observance provides the Currahees an opportunity to discuss the contributions Hispanic-Americans have been making within the U.S. Army since the Revolutionary War.

Originally titled “Hispanic American Week,” the observance began in 1968 under President Lyndon B. Johnson; it was expanded to 30 days and written in to law under President Ronald Reagan on August 17th, 1988.

Sgt. Jose Rivera assists Pvt. 1st Class Armando Luna, both automated logistical specialist with Echo Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, with entering inventory data into a computer program. (Sgt. David Cox, 4th Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs)

Sgt. Jose Rivera assists Pvt. 1st Class Armando Luna, both automated logistical specialist with Echo Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, with entering inventory data into a computer program. (Sgt. David Cox, 4th Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs)

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