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#7 North Carolina rallies to beat Tennessee Vols 73-71

 

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Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsChapel Hill, NC – Tennessee led No. 7 North Carolina by five with just 4:32 remaining in regulation on Sunday at the Dean E. Smith Center, but the upset bid came up short as the Tar Heels outscored UT 10-5 over the decisive stretch, handing the Vols a 73-71 loss.

Tennessee (4-4) was led by senior Robert Hubbs III, who scored a game-high 21 points on 9-of-11 shooting. He also had a team-high six rebounds. Freshman Jordan Bowden added 12 points with five boards.

After leading by as many as 15 in the first half, the Vols successfully fended off North Carolina’s (10-1) comeback attempts for much of the second half.

Tennessee Volunteers guard Shembari Phillips (25) shoots over North Carolina Tar Heels forward Isaiah Hicks (4) during the first half at Dean E. Smith Center. Mandatory Credit: Evan Pike-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee Volunteers guard Shembari Phillips (25) shoots over North Carolina Tar Heels forward Isaiah Hicks (4) during the first half at Dean E. Smith Center. Mandatory Credit: Evan Pike-USA TODAY Sports

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Tennessee Lady Vols rally falls short in 72-67 loss at Texas

 

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UT Lady VolsAustin, TX – Tennessee made a valiant rally after trailing by 15, but fell 72-67 against #17 Texas on Sunday afternoon at the Erwin Center.

Tennessee (4-4) trailed by 15 in the second quarter, but made a run to end the period and over the first five minutes of the third quarter to take the lead. Texas was able to retake the lead, and withstood late three pointers from Alexa Middleton and Diamond DeShields to hold on to the win.

Jaime Nared tallied a career high 22 points to go with five rebounds and two blocks. DeShields chipped in 16 points to score in double figures for the seventh time in eight games this year.

Tennessee Lady Volunteers guard/forward Jaime Nared (31) blocks Texas Longhorns guard Brooke McCarty (11) in the first half at Frank Erwin Center. (Sean Pokorny-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Lady Volunteers guard/forward Jaime Nared (31) blocks Texas Longhorns guard Brooke McCarty (11) in the first half at Frank Erwin Center. (Sean Pokorny-USA TODAY Sports)

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Clarksville Weekly Market Snapshot from Frazier Allen for the week of December 11th, 2016

 

F&M Investment Services - Raymond James - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Italy voted “no” on its constitutional referendum and Prime Minister Renzi resigned. South Korea’s president was impeached. The European Central Bank extended its asset purchase program to the end of 2017, but will reduce the monthly pace of purchases in April.

None of that disturbed U.S. equity market investors who continued to enjoy the Trump sizzle. After showing some signs of stability, bond yields again moved higher.

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Busy Bee’s Story Time to be held at Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library Monday, December 12th

 

Clarksville-Montgomery County Public LibraryClarksville, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library will hold Busy Bee’s Story Time on Monday, December 12th, 2016 from 9:30am until 10:00am.

The Busy Bees for 2’s and 3’s program is designed for children ages 2 and 3 years old, and is an interactive program for parent and child.

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101st Airborne Division Soldier reflects on call to duty while on 9th Deployment during Global War on Terror

 

Written by 1st Lt. Daniel Johnson
2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (AA) Public Affairs

101st Sustainment Brigade - LifelinersFort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne Division

Northern Iraq – Following the attacks of September 11th, then Pfc. Brian Bailey prepared for war along with the rest of the U.S Army. When he arrived to Fort Campbell, Kentucky, home of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), he was immediately called to duty.

“Who wants to deploy right now?” asked the Soldier who ran the replacement company. Bailey and one other man raised their hands and they were separated from the group. A few weeks later they were in Afghanistan.

Sgt. 1st Class Brian Bailey, the first sergeant of Company A, 1st Battalion 26th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Strike, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), waits for Soldiers to arrive to a security patrol briefing, Dec. 7, 2016, in northern Iraq. This is Bailey's 9th deployment during the Global War on Terror, and he has spent over 7 years deployed. As part of Operation Inherent Resolve, he is part of a multi-national effort advising and assisting the Iraqi security forces. (1st Lt. Daniel Johnson)

Sgt. 1st Class Brian Bailey, the first sergeant of Company A, 1st Battalion 26th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Strike, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), waits for Soldiers to arrive to a security patrol briefing, Dec. 7, 2016, in northern Iraq. This is Bailey’s 9th deployment during the Global War on Terror, and he has spent over 7 years deployed. As part of Operation Inherent Resolve, he is part of a multi-national effort advising and assisting the Iraqi security forces. (1st Lt. Daniel Johnson)

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Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission holds final 2016 Meeting

 

TFWC gets visit from Stephen Tucker who Bags Possible World Record Buck

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency - TWRANashville, TN – The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission held its final 2016 meeting on Friday which included a visit from the hunter who harvested a 46-point buck which almost certainly will be a new state record and could possibly establish a new world record for a whitetail deer.

Stephen Tucker, 26, of Gallatin met with Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency staff and commission and brought along a piece of wildlife history to the meeting held at the TWRA Region II Ray Bell Building. Stephen recently bagged a non-typical buck in Sumner County with antlers that are record book quality.

Stephen Tucker and wife, Caitlyn, with TFWC and TWRA Director Ed Carter.

Stephen Tucker and wife, Caitlyn, with TFWC and TWRA Director Ed Carter.

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Clarksville Police Department to hold Prescription Medication Presentation Friday, December 16th

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 7:00am, Clarksville Police Department Captain Craig Gipson will give a presentation on the serious problems associated with Prescription Medications at the CPD Headquarters on 135 Commerce Street.

The Foundation for a Drug-free World wrote, “Many people think prescription drugs are safe because they were prescribed by a doctor.”

Prescription Medication Presentation to be held at the Clarksville Police Department Headquarters Friday.

Prescription Medication Presentation to be held at the Clarksville Police Department Headquarters Friday.

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TWRA announces Boating Officers of the Year

 

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency - TWRANashville, TN – Brad Bagwell and Melvin McLerran have been selected as the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency 2016 Boating Officer of the Year and part-time Boating Officer of the Year, respectively.

Both officers are assigned to work District 21, a 12-county district in Middle Tennessee. District 21 contains the five major reservoirs of J. Percy Priest, Cordell Hull, Old Hickory, Cheatham, and Barkley.

Brad Bagwell holds his award for being named the Boating Officer of the Year. Pictured (from left) are Lt. Jim Hooper, Col. Rider, Director Carter, Officer Bagwell, Lt. Col Moates, Chairman Cannon, and Cpt. Grandstaff.

Brad Bagwell holds his award for being named the Boating Officer of the Year. Pictured (from left) are Lt. Jim Hooper, Col. Rider, Director Carter, Officer Bagwell, Lt. Col Moates, Chairman Cannon, and Cpt. Grandstaff.

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NASA to see near-earth asteroid Bennu through Cameras on OSIRIS-REx spacecraft

 

Written by Sarah Schlieder
NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationGreenbelt, MD – Retrieving an asteroid sample is no easy task. Doing the job blindfolded is even more challenging. That’s why scientists equipped the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft with a set of eyes to watch it all unfold.

NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) launched September 8th, 2016, and is traveling to a near-Earth asteroid known as Bennu, to harvest a sample of surface material, and return it to Earth for study. A trio of cameras will capture it all.

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office investigates Death in Woodlawn

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into an unattended death that occurred Friday evening in Woodlawn Tennessee.

According to 911 logs, Ronald Anthony Kennedy, a local business owner, called his employee stating he had killed his wife and was going to kill himself.

Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) and Stewart County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) responded to the residences owned by the Kennedy’s in both counties.

Patricia Ann Kennedy and Ronald Anthony Kennedy were found deceased late Friday.

Patricia Ann Kennedy and Ronald Anthony Kennedy were found deceased late Friday.

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