Papillion, NE – The Nashville Sounds clubbed three home runs including a grand slam from Joey Wendle on their way to a 13-5 win over the Omaha Storm Chasers Saturday night at Werner Park.
The scoring was fast and furious for the Sounds who won for the 18th time in their last 20 games. They’re 34-21 overall and lead the American South Division by 4.5 games.
A base hit from Chad Pinder and walks issued to Renato Nunez and Andrew Lambo loaded the bases in the first for Rangel Ravelo. The first baseman made the walks hurt when he rifled a base hit up the middle to plate the first two runs of the game.
APSU Sports Information
Clarksville, TN – Soon after Austin Peay State University’s (APSU) baseball team saw its season come to a close, the members of that team departed Clarksville to continue their development in collegiate summer baseball leagues across the country.
A dozen Governors began the summer stationed in seven different collegiate leagues, including sophomore John Sparks who landed with the Orleans Firebirds of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
Written by Sgt. Neysa Canfield
Fort Campbell, KY – Soldiers from 58th Signal Company (Spartans), 101st Special Troops Battalion, 101st Airborne Division Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), competed for the title of Best Spartan during a grueling five-day competition.
The teams consisted of two Spartan Soldiers. A total of ten teams were tested on basic Soldier skills, physical fitness, and military bearing.
Nashville, TN – Tickets are now on sale for Nashville Zoo’s second annual Red, White & Zoo event scheduled for Friday, July 8th. The after-hours social event takes patrons on an evening stroll through parts of the Zoo as they enjoy unlimited wine tastings from around the world.
At Red, White & Zoo, guests can wander the Zoo trails while enjoying unlimited samples of wine. The Zoo’s Unseen New World, Flamingo Lagoon, cassowary and tortoise exhibits will all be open until sundown with keepers available to answer guests’ questions.
Clarksville, TN – Next week, a new generation of female leaders will visit Austin Peay State University for the 2016 Girls’ Leadership Summer Camp.
The APSU Department of Political Science, the APSU College of Business and the APSU President’s Emerging Leaders Program are hosting the leadership development camp, which runs from June 6th-10th.
Clarksville, TN – On Friday, May 3rd, 2016 at 10:00am, Tennessee State Representative Joe Pitts and State Senator Kerry Roberts joined Gina Head-Heiber, the mother of Tyler Head, along with her family, friends, and guests to unveil the first sign for the new memorial sign program recognizing victims of accidents involving a DUI driver along state highways.
The ceremony was held at 1503 Madison Street, where the Cumberland Grille restaurant was located.
Clarksville, TN – To celebrate its 29th anniversary, the Clarksville Transit System is offering free rides every Saturday in June (June 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th).
“Many of our passengers ride CTS buses every day and we appreciate them so much,” said Transportation Director Arthur Bing. “We want to thank them for supporting us and these free rides are a great way to do that. We also want to introduce CTS service to people who may not have had an opportunity to ride our buses before. We think they will be pleased and proud of our service.”
American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report
Dallas, TX – Forty-five year-old African-Americans are more likely to die of stroke than are whites, not because of differences in care, but because blacks are having more strokes, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s Journal Stroke.
Few studies have examined whether the elevated stroke rate in blacks explains why there are more stroke deaths.
Written by Alan Buis
Pasadena, CA – NASA’s new COral Reef Airborne Laboratory (CORAL) field campaign kicks off its data-gathering phase with an operational readiness test on Oahu, Hawaii, starting the week of June 6th. Over the next year, CORAL will conduct airborne and in-water surveys of representative coral reefs from Hawaii to Australia.
By focusing on entire reef ecosystems, CORAL scientists will get state-of-the-art insights into how biological, physical and chemical processes shape and affect the ecosystems. These data will help them answer fundamental questions about how reefs are changing globally due to the effects of climate change and human activities.
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