McMillan: ‘City must take a leading role in regional planning’
Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan has been elected to a third term as chair of the Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors.
Wilson County Mayor Randall Hutto was elected vice chair and Paula Mansfield, a governor’s appointee from Rutherford County, was elected secretary for 2017.
The RTA board, created in 1988 to plan and develop a regional transit system, consists of city and county mayors and community leaders from the nine-county Middle Tennessee region.
APSU Sports Information
Brentwood, TN – For a second consecutive week, Austin Peay State University junior transfer Kaitlyn Teeter has been named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week.
Teeter, of Lebanon, Tennessee, finished with 27 kills (4.50 kills per set) as the Governors swept both Southeast Missouri and UT Martin to begin OVC play last weekend. She had 13 kills (4.33 kps) and a .375 attack percentage along with seven digs against the Redhawks, Friday. Teeter followed that with a 13-kill (4.67 kps) performance against UT Martin, Saturday, that included three service aces and nine digs.
APSU Sports Information
Brentwood, TN – Three Austin Peay State University volleyball student-athletes received weekly honors from the Ohio Valley Conference, Monday afternoon.
Sophomore outside hitter Cecily Gable was named the league’s Co-Offensive Player of the Week, sharing the honor with Eastern Kentucky’s Cassie Knutson. Sophomore setter Kristen Stucker was named OVC Setter of the Week and junior transfer outside hitter Kaitlyn Teeter was its Newcomer of the Week.
AT&T Gigabit Speeds also now available to Businesses in 22 Tennessee Communities
Nashville, TN – AT&T1 is bringing gigabit internet speeds to Clarksville and even more businesses in 22 Tennessee communities. With AT&T Business Fiber, more businesses can download and upload up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps).2
“For years, as a result of the pro-business policies that have been pursued by our elected leaders at the state and local levels, AT&T has provided Gigabit and multi-Gigabit connections to businesses across Tennessee, helping to spur business success and job creation,” said Joelle Phillips, president of AT&T Tennessee. “With the increased speeds now available through AT&T Business Fiber, AT&T employees have shown yet another example of how we are innovating to increase connectivity to businesses in urban and rural areas alike.”
Drivers should plan ahead for construction on I-40 and I-24
Nashville, TN – It’s paving season in Tennessee, and this weekend there are two major interstate projects in the mid-state area that will have a significant impact on weekend travel.
Drivers should take note of the following scheduled construction activity on Interstate 24 in the Clarksville area and Interstate 40 in the Lebanon area.
Gateway Medical Center joins a system formed over four years ago to enhance access and improve coordination of care for patients in the communities they serve. Gateway’s name has also changed to Tennova Healthcare – Clarksville.
Nashville, TN – The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission elected its new officers for 2016-17 during its one-day February meeting on Friday at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s Region II Ray Bell Building.
Harold Cannon (Lenoir City) will serve as the 2016-17 chairman after he was vice chairman this past year. Jamie Woodson (Lebanon) moves from serving as secretary to vice chairman. David Watson (Lookout Mountain) was elected as the TFWC’s new secretary.
APSU Sports Information
Murray, KY – Youth has its disadvantages, and those were on display in Saturday’s 34-18 loss at Murray State, Saturday, as the Govs allowed 526 total yards to one of the Ohio Valley Conference’s elite offenses at Roy Stewart Stadium, despite another 100-yard performance from redshirt freshman Kendall Morris.
Restaurant locations donate funds raised during ‘Paws for Carside’ promotion
Hazard, KY – Woodland Group, Inc. (WGI), an Applebee’s franchise group in Tennessee and Kentucky, raised $14,075 during their 13th annual “Paws for Carside” promotion, which ran from April 27th through May 23rd. Funds raised from the promotion are being donated to select local animal shelters.
During Paws for Carside, 10 percent of all Carside To-Go sales every Monday and Tuesday were donated to various animal charities working to care and find good homes for animals in need. Each location contributed to a charity of choice. «Read the rest of this article»
Austin Peay Sports Information
Clarksville, TN – Capping off an outstanding senior season on the softball field, Austin Peay State University’s Laurel Burroughs has been named to the Ohio Valley Conference Second-Team, by the league’s coaches and sports information directors.
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