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Nashville Sounds Walk Off against Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Corey Patterson Bunt


Nashville Records Second Straight Last At-Bat Win

Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – Corey Patterson’s two-out drag bunt single plated Eric Farris with the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning and gave the Nashville Sounds a dramatic 4-3 victory over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Thursday evening at Greer Stadium.

Nashville (11-22) recorded its second straight last at-bat win and sixth overall last at-bat triumph of the year.

Nashville Sounds. (Mike Strasinger / Nashville Sounds)

Nashville Sounds. (Mike Strasinger / Nashville Sounds)

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases “School Crimes Report” for 2011


Study shows crime decreased from previous year

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its annual study dedicated to crime in Tennessee’s schools. Produced by TBI’s Crime Statistics Unit, the study spans a three-year period between 2009 and 2011 and is based on numbers submitted by Tennessee law enforcement agencies to the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS).

The state’s first ever school crimes study was released in May of 2009. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Governors Baseball take on Morehead State Eagles in final Home Series of the Season


Morehead State vs. Austin Peay Baseball

May 11th-13th, 2012 | First Pitch: Fri. 6:00pm | Sat. 2:00pm | Sun. 1:00pm
Clarksville, TN | Raymond C. Hand Park (777)

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s baseball team will look to maintain its slim half-game lead on the rest of the Ohio Valley Conference when it hosts Morehead State in its final home weekend, Friday-Sunday, at Raymond C. Hand Park.

Austin Peay Baseball. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Baseball. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to kick off the Mayor’s Summer Night Lights program for youth and families this Summer


Clarksville Parks and RecreationClarksville, TN – Beat the summertime blues this year! The City of Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department along with Manna Café, L.E.A.P. Organization, Workforce Essentials, BFS Insurance and Coca-Cola® will be offering extended hours and lots of great activities at two Parks and Recreation facilities as a part of the Mayor’s Summer Night Lights program. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fort Campbell’s Bravo Troop, 1-33, 3rd Brigade Combat Team conducts Foreign Security Force Integration training while at Joint Readiness Training


Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne DivisionRakkasanFort Campbell, KY – Fort Campbell’s Rakkasan Soldiers from Bravo Troop, 1-33 Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division conduct Foreign Security Force Integration training while serving a rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, LA.

Soldiers are normally trained to take a lead role in operations. FSF training helps soldiers better handle a supporting role to host nations, such as Afghanistan.

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Land Between the Lake’s New Projection Technology Wows Audiences


Land Between the LakesGolden Pond, KY – The world’s first full-dome, full-color digital planetarium with single lens projection, the MEDIAGLOBE II, arrived at Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area just in time for the 2012 season.

“This compact, full-color dome projection system has thrilled our audiences since we installed it in March,” reported Ross Workman, the new Golden Pond Planetarium manager.  He continued, “The projection range covers our entire dome with vibrant colors, sound, and action by using the ‘3D astronomical simulation’ function.  It’s amazing!” «Read the rest of this article»

Clarksville Gas and Water Department announces East Old Ashland City Road Area Water Outage


Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Clarksville Gas and Water DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Gas and Water has turned off water service in the East Ashland City road area to repair a six-inch water main leak on Parkvue Village Way. Water service is expected to be off for the next 4-5 hours while construction crews make repairs.

The roads are open to traffic.

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APSU Military History Alum earns prestigious fellowship with U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Austin Peay State University

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Last year, Maj. Paul Witkowski of the United States Army was stationed on the Afghanistan/Pakistan border, trying to keep enemy combatants and supplies from passing through the region. It was a tricky assignment, given the province’s mountainous terrain and the absence of a fence or other obstruction between the two countries.

Later this summer, he’ll take what he learned in that war zone to Washington, D.C., where he’ll spend a year with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency as part of an Interagency Exchange Program fellowship. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Unity Day to be held June 16th


Clarksville Unity DayClarksville, TN – Clarksville Unity Day 2012, will be held Saturday, June 16th, 2012 at the Hilldale Baptist Church located at 2001 Madison Street in Clarksville, TN at 6:30pm.

The event first began in 2010 with the honoring of Ambassador Dr. Bobby Jones and several community pastors and non-profit organizations. It has now grown to be one of the city’s most popular premiere community events where churches, non-profits, and businesses together unite to celebrate our community; turning out as many as 1400 people in past record attendance. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Police Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department and the Tennessee Highway Patrol will be out doing DUI Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols May 25th-26th


Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Tennessee Highway Patrol, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department, and the Clarksville Police Department will be conducting roadside safety checkpoints on May 25th, 2012 and May 26th, 2012 in Montgomery County.

The locations of the checkpoints will be on U.S. 41-A and U.S. 79, as well as, State Routes 12, 13, 48, and 76.

Troopers, deputies, and officers will also be out in force conducting  D.U.I. saturation patrols on May 25th-26th, 2012. «Read the rest of this article»

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