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Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame opens Pat Summitt Exhibit

 

Tennessee Vols - UT Vols - University of Tennessee VolunteersNashville, TN – The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame, located inside the Bridgestone Arena, has announced a new, permanent Pat Summitt Exhibit that will open on Friday, the first day of activities at the 2014 NCAA Women’s Final Four.

The Nashville Local Organizing Committee (NLOC) is providing free admission to the Pat Summitt Exhibit from April 4th-8th, allowing basketball fans to experience the new exhibit during their time in Nashville Tennessee.

Pat Summitt Exhibit opens in Nashville. (UT Sports Information)

Pat Summitt Exhibit opens in Nashville. (UT Sports Information)

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Tennessee Lady Vols No. 1 Seed in NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

 

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Tennessee Will Play Host To No. 16 Seed Northwestern State In Saturday’s First Round

UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee is making its record 33rd appearance in the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship, and the Lady Vols will do so as a No.1 seed, hosting No. 16 seed Northwestern State on Saturday, the NCAA Selection Committee announced Monday night.

This is the 22nd time Tennessee has been a No. 1 seed in the tournament, and the first time since 2011.

Head coach Holly Warlick’s squad, 27-5 on the season and an automatic qualifier by virtue of its SEC Tournament title, earned the top seeding in the Louisville regional.

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® bring Built to Amaze! to Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, January 24th-26th

 

Tickets for Built To Amaze! are On Sale Now

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & BaileyNashville, TN – On January 24th through the 26th, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® will present Built To Amaze! at the Bridgestone Area in Nashville.

Built To Amaze! opens with the All-Access Pre-show where everyone is invited to join the fun and meet the Built To Amaze! international cast of performers as they prepare for the show.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's®  "Built to Amaze!" coming to Nashville.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s® “Built to Amaze!” coming to Nashville.

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University of Tennessee to retire Candace Parker’s jersey

 

Knoxville, TN - After the Southeastern Conference Office unveiled this year’s league schedule on Tuesday, Tennessee Head Women’s Basketball Coach Holly Warlick announced her team’s 2013-14 slate. UT also revealed it will retire Candace Parker’s jersey on January 2nd prior to the LSU game.

The defending SEC champion Lady Volunteers, who were 27-8 in 2012-13 and advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight, will play 18 regular-season games vs. teams that saw postseason action a year ago. That group includes 11 teams that made the NCAA Tournament and five that played in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Economic Development Council Hosts Successful Community Tour Event

 

Clarksville-Montgomery County Economic Development CouncilClarksville, TN – In early June, the Clarksville-Montgomery County Economic Development Council (EDC) hosted a two-day ‘Red Carpet Community Tour’ event for site selection consultants and brokers to gain first-hand knowledge of the assets that Clarksville-Montgomery County and the surrounding area have to offer.

“The annual Red Carpet event is an excellent opportunity for the team at the EDC to engage consultants and brokers who may not be familiar with the available resources in our community,” said Clarksville-Montgomery County EDC President and CEO, James Chavez. “It also serves as a unique way to say thank you by including our partners who make the work of the EDC possible.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Tailgating: UFC returns to Nashville, but is the Music City ready for big-time MMA?

 

Clarksville Sports NetworkNashville, TN – As the NFL season winds down, football fans (and most sports fans in general) begin to get a little antsy.

How will we function without our pigskin-filled weekends?

The Super Bowl is less than two weeks away and we’re still months away from this year’s NFL draft.

Luckily for said sports fans, myself included, this past weekend provided one of the most all-around enjoyable sporting weekends in a long time. «Read the rest of this article»

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Strike Gets Motivated

 

2nd Brigade Combat Team Soldiers attend Leadership Seminar

Written by Sgt. Joe Padula
2nd Brigade Combat Team PAO

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne Division2nd Brigade Combat Team - Strike

Nashville, TN – Attributes of a great leader include honesty, integrity, accountability, responsibility, trust, passion, able to inspire and having the capability to listen and communicate, stated by Howard Putnam, the former chief executive officer of Southwest Airlines and a speaker at the latest Get Motivated Seminar held at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, October 17th.

Get Motivated Seminar Inc. is a personal training and development company comprised of well-known leaders who speak at large venues on the topic of leadership.  In the crowd of about 17,000 were 196 Strike Soldiers and Leaders of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), who learned much from the high profile motivational speakers.

Steve Forbes, the chief executive officer of Forbes Inc., speaks to an audience of about 17,000 on how to motivate at a Get Motivated Seminar held at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, Oct. 17th. Among the large crowd were 196 Strike Soldiers and Leaders from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Joe Padula, 2nd BCT PAO, 101st Abn. Div.)

Steve Forbes, the chief executive officer of Forbes Inc., speaks to an audience of about 17,000 on how to motivate at a Get Motivated Seminar held at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, Oct. 17th. Among the large crowd were 196 Strike Soldiers and Leaders from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Joe Padula, 2nd BCT PAO, 101st Abn. Div.)

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Team Barbee

 

Family and Friends of David Barbee

Team Barbee - Family and Friends of David BarbeeClarksville, TN – Please join us as we show our support for David in his fight against cancer.

Join Team Barbee in the Country Music Marathon and 1/2 Marathon.

Country Music Marathon and half Marathon

Country Music Marathon and half Marathon

$100.00 donation (race and non-race participants) will get a Team Barbee T-Shirt with Team and Sponsor/Business names printed on the back. (You do not have to participate in race to donate)

If you plan to participate on race day, you must register on your own. Do not wait too long as the price increases the closer it gets to race day. Please remember that you must fill out a Team Barbee registration form so we offically know everyone that has joined the team plus you MUST register at the official Country Music Marathon website. «Read the rest of this article»

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Disney on Ice salutes Fort Campbell Families with special Toy Story 3 on Performance

 

“Operation Celebrate Children” to Feature National Anthem by Award-winning Artist Trace Adkins

Nashville, TN – Families of Fort Campbell soldiers on active duty will be treated on Saturday, October 2nd, to a private, free performance of Disney On Ice presents Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3 at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena.

Fort Campbell families, who have recently seen their service members deployed for the third and fourth times, will also be treated to a national anthem performance by multiplatinum, award-winning country music star Trace Adkins.

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“Peay Pairing Party” tomorrow

 

APSU Governors LogoAustin Peay State University’s Athletics will celebrate the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference women’s basketball championship when it hosts a “Peay Pairings Party,” beginning 5 p.m., Monday, in the Dunn Center front lobby. This is the second straight season the Lady Govs captured the OVC tourney championship.

The “Peay Pairings Party” is an open viewing party for Austin Peay fans, students and alumni, giving an opportunity to meet, greet and watch the NCAA Tournament Selection Show with the league champs. In fact, the Lady Govs will be available to sign 2009-10 schedule posters until 5:45 p.m., with the show airing at 6 p.m.

The Lady Govs Celebrate their victory at the OVC Tournament (Austin Peay Sports Information)

The Lady Govs Celebrate their victory at the OVC Tournament (Austin Peay Sports Information)

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