APSU Sports Information: APSU Soccer
Clarksville, TN – An atypical Thursday night game turned into a shutout win for Austin Peay State University women’s soccer team, 5-0, against Lipscomb, at Cofer Chapel Field.
Five different players scored as the Lady Govs (6-2) battled to overcome last weekend’s lost at South Alabama. Austin Peay – the nation’s highest scoring team – ran like a well-oiled machine against the Bisons (2-5-1), scoring two first-half goals and finishing with three in final 45 minutes.
Fort Campbell, KY – All of the services, programs, and the excellent quality of life available on Fort Campbell would not be what they are without the hard work and dedication of the Army Family Action Plan (AFAP) delegates.
If you are looking for a great way to get involved with your Army community, and work towards positive change, become a delegate at the next AFAP forum. The AFAP conference will take place November 7th – 9th, from 8:30am to 4:00pm, at the Family Resource Center (FRC) located at 1501 William C. Lee Road. «Read the rest of this article»
APSU Sports Information: APSU Cross Country
Hampton, GA – Austin Peay State University women’s cross country team will face a new challenge in from a course they have never ran before at the Georgia State Cross Country Invite’s 9:45am, Saturday, five-kilometer race, at Nash Farm Battlefield.
The Lady Govs look to continue building from last week’s performance (a third-place team finish) that saw sophomore Xiamar Richards record the first victory for a Lady Govs runner since 2008.
APSU Sports Information: APSU Cross Country
Hampton, GA – Austin Peay State University men’s cross country team hits a new course at the Georgia State Cross Country Invite’s 9:00am, Saturday, eight-kilometer race, at Nash Farm Battlefield.
Dallas, TX – If you don’t smoke, aren’t overweight, get regular physical activity and eat vegetables, you can significantly reduce your risk for heart failure, according to research reported in Circulation: Heart Failure, an American Heart Association journal.
In a new study, people who had one healthy lifestyle behavior decreased their heart failure risk, and each additional healthy behavior further decreased their risk. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – In the early 1940s, during World War II, many of Europe’s most prominent Jewish musicians boarded trains destined for the Terezin concentration camp in Czechoslovakia.
German propaganda described the city’s small fortress as a camp with a “rich cultural life,” but when the new inmates arrived, hope quickly faded. Their beloved instruments were replaced by workers’ tools, and they toiled endlessly each day as slave laborers for Hitler’s Third Reich.
But for a few minutes one morning in 1943, all that changed. Hundreds of Jewish prisoners gathered that day inside the camp and started singing Giuseppe Verdi’s “Requiem” – a powerful, somber piece of music. They’d rehearsed for weeks before hand, memorizing the complex work without the help of books or sheet music. «Read the rest of this article»
Fort Campbell, KY – The city of Oak Grove will be one of many worthy organizations given a helping hand on Friday, September 15th when Lend Lease and Campbell Crossing hosts its 16th annual Community Day.
Lend Lease Community Day encourages all employees around the world to give something back to local communities. «Read the rest of this article»
The Clarksville-Montgomery County Humane Society is the Charity of Choice for September
Pembroke, KY – On Saturday, September 17th, from 12:00noon-8:00pm, come out to MB Roland Distillery for “Pickin’ on the Porch” and enjoy one (or any other of our various flavors) with free live music, food and fun!
There will be a “beer tent” set up for customer purchases. No outside alcoholic beverages please.
APSU Sports Information: CIAF Athlete of the Week
The Clarksville native won the women’s five-kilometer race, Saturday, at the Fleet Feet Sports/Earl Jacoby Memorial hosted by Alabama-Huntsville. Richards is the first Lady Gov to win an individual race since 2008, when Bertha Castillo won the same event. «Read the rest of this article»
Written by Whitney Clavin
Pasadena, CA – The Herschel infrared space observatory has discovered that galaxies do not always need to collide with each other to drive vigorous star birth. The finding overturns a long-held assumption and paints a more stately picture of how galaxies evolve.
Herschel is a European Space Agency mission with important contributions from NASA and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, CA.
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