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Clarksville TN – Local singer/songwriter Lydia Walker has become a household name in recent years. The songstress has performed at numerous festivals, events, coffee shops, churches, and colleges in our region of Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky.
Her music can be described as Contemporary Folk, accompanied by her acoustic guitar and occasionally a ukulele. She has taken the stage hundreds of times, sharing her songs with as many people as she can.
Now she will be bringing her music to one of the biggest annual events in Clarksville.
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Brentwood, TN – On Friday the Ohio Valley Conference announced that Greg Walker, radio voice of men’s basketball for Austin Peay for over 30 years, has been named the winner of the 2013-14 OVC Media Award given to a media member currently covering an OVC beat, while Gene McLean, who covered Eastern Kentucky for the Lexington Herald-Leader in the 1980s, was bestowed the OVC Media Lifetime Achievement Award given to a media member who formerly covered the OVC.
Fort Campbell, KY – The 2014 Week of the Eagles Celebration kicked off on Friday with a Division Run and the Week of the Eagles Concert headlined by Big and Rich with Special Guest Cowboy Troy, Joe Diffie, and Mallory Hope. Sporting events and athletic competitions continue throughout the week, and the 2014 Week of the Eagles closes out on Thursday with the 101st Airborne Division Review.
As things kicked off Clarksville Online spoke with Melissa Schaffner, the Marketing Manager for the Fort Campbell Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR). “We’ve got a great lineup for this evening! We started out with Cover Down, the 101st Airborne Division Rock Band; following them will be Mallory Hope an up-and-coming artists out of Nashville; then we will have Joe Diffie, a big country music star during the 90s, who is making a repeat visit to Fort Campbell; and our headliner tonight will be Big and Rich with special guest Cowboy Troy, personal favorite of mine! I love Big and Rich so I’m really excited about this show.”
Austin Peay Governors vs. SIU Edwardsville
Thurday-Saturday, May 15th-17th
Clarksville, TN – The 2014 regular-season will end with Austin Peay’s baseball team (22-31, 13-14 OVC) on the road for a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at SIUE (19-30, 14-13 OVC) with OVC Tournament hopes on the line for both squads.
Paris Landing, TN – On Saturday, in spite of storming weather, several hundred fishermen in 227 boats gathered at the Paris Landing State Park Marina for the 20th Annual Austin Peay State University Governor’s Bass Tournament.
Last season’s tourney drew 282 boats—14 more than in 2012, despite entrants being forced to utilize the back entrance because of flooding. This year’s turnout was likely suppressed by the weather which resulted in a slightly lower turnout.
Fort Campbell, KY – Join Fort Campbell for our 2014 Week of the Eagles Concert on Friday, May 16th, sponsored by USAA.
We’re really going to get the Parade Field jumping when we have Big & Rich bring their genre’ crossing brand of country music to the stage at the Division Parade Field. As Big & Rich, John Rich and Big Kenny Alphin have exerted a definite “gravitational pull” to the direction modern country music has taken.
Fort Campbell, KY – The 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell will celebrate the 2014 Week of the Eagles May 16th to 22nd.
This year’s Week of the Eagles will commence the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the 101st Airborne Division’s deployment to Vietnam. In keeping with tradition, activities will take place in May.
In 1973, then Major General John Cushman started the first Week of the Eagles in an effort to invigorate the local community and celebrate the Division’s combat readiness.
UT Martin vs. Austin Peay Governors
Saturday-Monday, May 10th-12th, 2014
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay’s baseball team (19-30, 11-13 OVC) will wrap the home portion of its 2014 schedule when it hosts UT Martin (8-36, 4-20 OVC) in a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series this weekend.
Austin Peay State University Baseball takes on Eastern Kentucky Colonels at Raymond C. Hand Park this weekend
Eastern Kentucky vs. Austin Peay Governors
Friday-Sunday, April 25th-27th
Clarksville, TN – For a second consecutive week, Austin Peay’s baseball team (16-25, 8-10 OVC) will square off against a team just ahead of it in the Ohio Valley Conference regular-season race when Eastern Kentucky (20-21, 9-9 OVC) visits Raymond C. Hand Park for a three-game set.
Austin Peay State University Baseball takes on Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles in Cookeville this weekend
Austin Peay Governors vs. Tennessee Tech
Friday-Sunday, April 4th-6th
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay’s baseball team (10-19, 3-6 OVC) begins a pivotal two weeks of Ohio Valley Conference action when it visits preseason favorite Tennessee Tech (23-6, 8-4 OVC) for a three-game set, scheduled to begin with a 6:00pm, Friday contest at Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
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