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Austin Peay Governors Baseball get 10-7 win against Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles to stayed tied for first in the OVC

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsCookeville, TN – The “Cardiac Govs” struck again as Austin Peay State University’s baseball team let a five-run lead dwindle to one run in the eighth inning before posting a 10-7 Ohio Valley Conference victory against Tennessee Tech, Friday, at Bush Stadium.

Austin Peay (33-21, 18-7 OVC) needed the victory to stay tied for first place in the OVC regular season race with Eastern Kentucky, which posted a win at Murray State earlier in the day. The Governors and Colonels, who are both assured a top-two finish in the league race, will enter the regular-season’s final day battling for the regular-season championship at different venues.

Starting pitcher Casey Delgado notched his team-leading seventh victory at Tennessee Tech, Friday. Austin Peay Baseball. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Starting pitcher Casey Delgado notched his team-leading seventh victory at Tennessee Tech, Friday. Austin Peay Baseball. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

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Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signs Legislation to expand FastTrack Program

 

Bill aims to boost economic development in rural counties and for extraordinary projects

The Seal of the State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam announced he has signed legislation to expand the state’s FastTrack program to specifically support economic development in rural communities and for exceptional projects.

The governor proposed the legislation, HB 2344/SB 2206, in January to create the FastTrack Economic Development Fund, an expansion of the Department of Economic and Community Development’s (ECD) current infrastructure and job training program. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fort Campbell’s 101st Sustainment Brigade Lifeliners “Sapper Eagles” demark Brigades, re-patch Combat Patch

 

Written by Sgt. 1st Class Pete Mayes
101st Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs Officer

Fort Campbell KY, 101st Airborne Division101st Sustainment Brigade - Lifeliners

Fort Campbell, KY – A storied Army engineer battalion opened a new chapter in its illustrious history Tuesday, marking a transition to a new brigade.

The 326th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, conducted a patch ceremony to mark the transition to the 36th Engineer Brigade. The “Sapper Eagles” are assigned to the 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), while stationed at Fort Campbell.

John Fallon, a former captain with the 36th Engineer Brigade, gives a “Seahorse” patch to a Soldier from the 326th Engineer Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, during a Patch ceremony at Fort Campbell. The “Sapper Eagles” are attached to the Lifeliners while assigned to Fort Campbell. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Pete Mayes.)

John Fallon, a former captain with the 36th Engineer Brigade, gives a “Seahorse” patch to a Soldier from the 326th Engineer Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, during a Patch ceremony at Fort Campbell. The “Sapper Eagles” are attached to the Lifeliners while assigned to Fort Campbell. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Pete Mayes.)

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Austin Peay Governors Golf’s Anthony Bradley improves but can’t land birdie putts in NCAA Region second round

 

APSU Sports: Austin Peay Men’s Golf

Austin Peay State University GovernorsBowling Green, KY – Anthony Bradley performed better, Friday, but the Austin Peay State University sophomore could not get anything going on the greens during the second day of the NCAA Golf Regional, being held at The Club of Olde Stone in Bowling Green, KY.

Bradley eliminated many of Thursday’s mistakes but couldn’t get any birdie putts to drop during the round. As a result, he shot a 6-over 78 for a two-day total 158, leaving him tied for 64th.

APSU's Anthony Bradley. Austin Peay Men's Golf. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

APSU's Anthony Bradley. Austin Peay Men's Golf. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Clarksville Downtown Market starts Saturday Morning

 

Clarksville Downtown MarketClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Downtown Market opens at 8:00am Saturday, May 19th with approximately 60 vendors on hand to offer local fresh produce, baked goods, home décor, seasonal flowers and more. There will be live music by Lydia Walker.

For the kids. there will be be gardening crafts to participate in. Lousie Delgandio will be on hand to demonstrate how to make crepes. The first 600 visitors to the market, can visit the Clarksville Parks and Recreation booth to take home their very own market tote bag. There will also be give-a-ways handed out every thirty minutes.

The Clarksville Downtown Market will be open from 8:00am to 1:00pm every Saturday through October 19th on Public Square.

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Clarksville Police arrests repeat offender again

 

A man well known to local law enforcement for Theft, Drugs, and Probation Violations has been arrested again.

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – On May 18th, 2012, around 8:30am, a witness saw a male enter the front door of a neighbor’s rental property at 948 ½ Clark Street. She called Clarksville Police and was able to provide a detailed description of the suspect, mode of transportation, and the type bags he was carrying.

Through a use of a photo line-up, Police identified Melvin Wayne Archuleta as the suspect and the man who entered the rental property.

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Traffic Signal at the Entrance to Liberty Park now Operational

 

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department wants to make the public aware that the traffic signal is fully operational, as of today, on Cumberland Drive (Hwy 48/13) in front of the entrance to Liberty Park and the Clarksville Marina. There have already been several “close call” collisions because drivers were unaware the light is functional instead of blinking.

Also, the speed limits in the Liberty Park/Marina will be strictly enforced due to the high volume of vehicular and pedestrian traffic and children playing. The posted speed limit in Liberty Park is 15 mph. “This is not about generating revenue, it’s about keeping the people who are out enjoying the city’s newest park safe,” said Lt. Phil Ashby the head of Clarksville’s Selective Traffic Enforcment Program.

Clarksville Police Department's Lt Phil Ashby issuing the first speeding ticket in Liberty Park on opening day. The driver was cited for doing 29mph in a 15mph zone.

Clarksville Police Department's Lt Phil Ashby issuing the first speeding ticket in Liberty Park on opening day. The driver was cited for doing 29mph in a 15mph zone.

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Action Air to receive Green Certification

 

Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification ProgramMontgomery County, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program invites you to the certification ceremony for Action Air Conditioning Service Inc., located at 868 Kraft Street. The Green Ribbon Cutting will be held Wednesday, May 30th at 9:00am. We hope you will join us to celebrate this accomplishment.

For more information on the Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program, contact Michelle Newell at .

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Planters Bank donates over $1,800 to Rossview Schools

 

Planters BankClarksville, TN – Planters Bank Vice President Stacey Wenzler presented a check to Rossview Elementary School Principal Paula Ford Thursday, May 17th, 2012. The bank donated more than $1,800 to Rossview Elementary School, Rossview Middle School, and Rossview High school during the school year.

The donation was based on the number of accounts opened at the bank’s Rossview Branch, which opened last August at 495 Dunlop Lane.

Planters Bank Vice President Stacey Wenzler (left) and Rossview Elementary School Principal Paula Ford.

Planters Bank Vice President Stacey Wenzler (left) and Rossview Elementary School Principal Paula Ford.

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Roxy Regional Theatre to Kick Off 30th Anniversary Season with Dolly Parton Musical 9 to 5

 

Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The Roxy Regional Theatre, Clarksville’s oldest live theatre and only professional theatre, unveils its 30th Anniversary Season.

Under the direction of Tom Thayer, executive director, and John McDonald, artistic director, the theatre will kick off the 2012-2013 season with the Dolly Parton musical 9 to 5: The Musical. Starring Bailey Hanks of Broadway’s Legally Blonde, it will open on September 14th. «Read the rest of this article»





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