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Hummingbird Festival Returns to LBL’s Woodlands Nature Station August 2nd and 3rd

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area hosts the annual Hummingbird Festival, Saturday and Sunday, August 2nd and 3rd, from 10:00am-4:00pm at Woodlands Nature Station.

Admission to this special event is $6.00 ages 13 and up, $4.00 ages 5-12, and free for children 4 and under.

Brainard Palmer-Ball, Jr. bands a hummingbird as a young visitor watches.

Brainard Palmer-Ball, Jr. bands a hummingbird as a young visitor watches.

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Tennessee Titans have 90 Players with 53 Spots to fill

 

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – Little time separates the Tennessee Titans from the launch of training camp to the start of the preseason. On Saturday, August 9th, exactly two weeks from the first practice, Tennessee plays its first of four preseason games, hosting the Green Bay Packers at LP Field.

Furthermore, the Titans have a mere 43 days from the outset of camp until their regular season schedule kicks off September 7th in Kansas City versus the Chiefs.

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10). (Don McPeak/USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker (10). (Don McPeak/USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Department of Agriculture reports seven additional Counties quarantined for Emerald ash borer

 

The Tennessee Department of AgricultureNashville, TN – A quarantine for Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), an invasive insect that destroys ash trees, has been expanded to seven additional counties in Middle and East Tennessee. Clay, Fentress, Macon, Morgan, Overton, Pickett, and Rhea counties have been added to the list of areas restricted for the movement of ash trees and ash tree products.

This brings the total number of Tennessee counties under a state and federal EAB quarantine to 34.

Emerald Ash Borer.

Emerald Ash Borer.

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Land Between The Lakes Quota Deer Hunt Application Deadline is July 31st

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area reminds hunters that the July 31st, deadline for submitting 2014 quota deer hunt applications is rapidly approaching.

To submit applications by July 31st, hunters need to visit www.landbetweenthelakes.us or call 270.924.2065. The application fee is $5.00 online, or $7.00 by phone. On or after August 25th, applicants can visit www.landbetweenthelakes.us and go to the quota hunt application link to see if they were drawn. «Read the rest of this article»

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Land Between the Lakes Fenton Jetty to receive Maintenance

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – The jetty next to the boat ramp at Fenton will be closed to foot and vehicle traffic on Friday, July 11th; Monday, July 14th; and Tuesday, July 15th. It will be open over the weekend for fishing access. Large vegetation will be removed from the jetty during this time. The boat ramp will remain open.

“Tree roots can damage or break a jetty apart over time, so we are removing them now to protect the integrity of the jetty,” says Gary Hawkins, Recreation Specialist at Land Between The Lakes. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Governors Golf releases fall schedule

 

Austin Peay State University Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN - It will be a mixture of some familiar tournaments and different ones greeting a much younger Austin Peay State University men’s golf team this fall.

The Govs, who lost four-year starters Marco Iten and Anthony Bradley along with four-season contributor Trey Tarpley among others, potentially could feature an extremely young lineup, although rising senior Tucker Wallace and juniors Chris Baker and Austin Kramer will offer much experience.

Austin Peay State Univerisity Men's Golf releases 2014 Fall Schedule. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State Univerisity Men’s Golf releases 2014 Fall Schedule. (APSU Sports Information)

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Clarksville Commandos win 10-U Championship at Trigg County Tournament

 

BaseballClarksville, TN - A group of talented young baseball players spent the fourth of July weekend winning a baseball championship in Trigg County Kentucky.

The Clarksville Commandos 10 and under team battled teams from Murray Kentucky, Todd County, Hopkinsville KY, Trigg County and Lyons County on their way to the championship.

The Clarksville Commandos 10U baseball team wins Championship. Pictured are Head Coach Josh Moon, Head Assistant Coach Tim Conley, Assistant Coach Reggie Sampson, Mason McKinnon, Kaleb Dacosta, Junior Palmer, Jackson Cook, Collin Rittenberry, Nathan Conley, Dustin Moon, Jabez Sampson, Jayden McClain.

The Clarksville Commandos 10U baseball team wins Championship. Pictured are Head Coach Josh Moon, Head Assistant Coach Tim Conley, Assistant Coach Reggie Sampson, Mason McKinnon, Kaleb Dacosta, Junior Palmer, Jackson Cook, Collin Rittenberry, Nathan Conley, Dustin Moon, Jabez Sampson, Jayden McClain.

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Fort Campbell Warrior Transition Battalion athletes triumph at Army Warrior Games Trials

 

Blanchfield Army Hospital - BACH - Fort Campbell KYFort Campbell, KY – Two Fort Campbell Soldiers from the Warrior Transition Battalion recently returned from the Army Warrior Games trials with gold, silver and bronze medals in hand – along with the esprit-de-corps that represents the determined and resilient strength of the famed installation that sits on the Kentucky/Tennessee border.

The trials, held June 15th-20th at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY, will determine which 40 Soldiers and Veterans will be chosen to represent the Army at the 2014 Warrior Games scheduled from September 28th through October 4th, 2014 in Colorado Springs, CO.

Fort Campbell athletes bring home Gold, Silver and Bronze medals from Army Warrior Games trials held at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. (U.S. Army photo by Stacy Rzepka)

Fort Campbell athletes bring home Gold, Silver and Bronze medals from Army Warrior Games trials held at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY. (U.S. Army photo by Stacy Rzepka)

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Celebrate an 1850’s Independence Day at Land Between the Lakes

 

Land Between the Lakes - LBLGolden Pond, KY – On Friday, July 4th, from 1:00pm-4:00pm at Land Between The Lakes , the Homeplace will host a traditional 1850’s Independence Day Celebration under the farm’s shade trees.

Special guest, Kentucky statesman Henry Clay, portrayed by George McGee, will entertain visitors with antics of 1850’s politics.

The Homeplace at LBL.

The Homeplace at LBL.

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Mickey Fisher Memorial Golf Tournament set for July 11th-12th at Cole Park Golf Course

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – The Mickey Fisher Memorial Golf Tournament, or “Big Fish,” is taking sponsorships and entries for the July 11th-12th fundraiser at Cole Park Golf Course at Fort Campbell.

The tournament was established in 2010 as an endowment to benefit dependents of soldiers at Fort Campbell, with a scholarship to attend Austin Peay State University.

Mickey Fisher was a native Clarksvillian. He was an outstanding athlete playing on both the Clarksville High School basketball and golf teams. He furthered his education at Austin Peay State University and added to his sports legacy on their basketball court.

The Mickey Fisher Memorial Golf Tournament at Cole Park Golf Course July 11th-12th.

The Mickey Fisher Memorial Golf Tournament at Cole Park Golf Course July 11th-12th.

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