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Leading Through Black Excellence by APSU: Amanda Gorman

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Amanda Gorman is a vision for the future. When given the daunting task, at 22, to write a poem that would inspire hope and unity toward a collective purpose, while the country is still facing a deadly pandemic, political violence, and partisan division, Amanda eloquently crafted a poem that spoke to the possibility of hope, yet honored the reality in which we stand.

Amanda Gorman

Amanda Gorman

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President Joe Biden to Sign Executive Actions Restoring America’s Place in the World

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – President Joe Biden is sending a message loud and clear to the rest of the world: America is back. 

Since taking office, President Biden has already undertaken a number of steps to strengthen our nation at home and restore our standing in the world. The United States has begun the process of rejoining the Paris Climate Agreement, re-engaged the World Health Organization, and pledged to join COVAX.

United States President Joe Biden.

United States President Joe Biden.

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APSU Men’s Basketball is on the Road Saturday to face off against Morehead State

 

Austin Peay (11-6 | 7-4 OVC) at Morehead State (14-6 | 11-2 OVC)

Saturday, February 6th, 2021 | 1:00pm CT
Morehead, KY | Johnson Arena

APSU Men's BasketballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball team will face one of the toughest defensive units in the Ohio Valley Conference when the Govs visit Morehead State on Saturday, February 6th for a 1:00pm CT clash from Johnson Arena.

Austin Peay State University Men's Basketball travels to Morehead State, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Men’s Basketball travels to Morehead State, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

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Tennessee Governor Bill Lee to give State of the State Address on February 8th

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced he will deliver his third State of the State address to the Tennessee General Assembly and fellow Tennesseans on Monday, February 8th, 2021 at 6:00pm CT. The joint session will take place in the War Memorial Auditorium.

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

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Austin Peay State University Men’s Tennis match at Chattanooga this Saturday postponed

 

APSU Men's TennisClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s tennis match scheduled this Saturday, February 6th, 2021 at 1:00pm against Chattanooga at the Strang-Voges Tennis Center at the McCallie School in Chattanooga has been postponed.

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Tennessee Department of Health reports 1,883 new cases of COVID-19 Coronavirus in Tennessee, February 5th, 2021

 

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) reports that there have been 624,834 confirmed cases of COVID-19 Coronavirus as of Friday, February 5th, 2021. That is an increase of 1,883 cases from Thursday’s 622,951. There have been 8,414 (+135) confirmed deaths in Tennessee because of the virus.

There have been   O N E   H U N D R E D   E L E V E N   new cases of the COVID-19 Coronavirus reported in Montgomery County. The total is 16,115. Eighteen of the new cases reported today were in the age group of 5-18 year olds. There have been 182 (+9) deaths in Montgomery County due to the virus. There were 552 tests given with 75 positive results for a 13.5 percent positive.

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Coronavirus

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Tennessee National Guard’s 253rd Military Police Company return home from Deployment

 

Tennessee National GuardNashville, TN – More than 100 Soldiers assigned to the Tennessee National Guard’s 253rd Military Police Company returned home Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 after an 11-month deployment overseas.  

“We’re all excited to be back home,” said Capt. Dana Shears, commander of the 253rd Military Police Company. “It was a great deployment. Everyone worked hard and we proudly represented the Volunteer State.”  

Soldiers from the 253rd Military Police Company are welcomed home by Maj. Gen. Jeff Holmes, Tennessee’s Adjutant General, and his command team, as they arrived in Smyrna on Feb. 3, following an 11-month deployment in support of overseas contingency operations. (Capt. Kealy Moriarty)

Soldiers from the 253rd Military Police Company are welcomed home by Maj. Gen. Jeff Holmes, Tennessee’s Adjutant General, and his command team, as they arrived in Smyrna on Feb. 3, following an 11-month deployment in support of overseas contingency operations. (Capt. Kealy Moriarty)

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#11 Tennessee Vols Basketball faces Kentucky Wildcats at Rupp Arena, Saturday

 

#11/#10 Tennessee (12-4 | 5-4 SEC) at Kentucky (5-11 | 4-5 SEC)

Saturday, February 6th, 2021 | 7:05pm CT
Lexington, KY | Rupp Arena | TV: ESPN

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsLexington, KY – The 11th-ranked Tennessee Volunteers basketball team remains on the road for a Saturday, February 6th showdown with SEC foe, Kentucky. The opening tip from Rupp Arena is slated for 7:00pm CT on ESPN.

Fans can catch Tuesday’s game on ESPN and online or on any mobile device through WatchESPN. WatchESPN can be accessed through the ESPN App, or online at espn.com/watch. Bob Wischusen and Dick Vitale will have the call.

Tennessee Men's Basketball travels to Lexington for showdown against Kentucky. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball travels to Lexington for showdown against Kentucky. (UT Athletics)

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AAA reports Tennessee Gas Prices goes up Four Cents

 

AAANashville, TN – Tennessee gas prices rose four cents, on average, over last week, marking the fourth straight week of increases at the pump. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $2.23 which is 19 cents more than one month ago and a penny less than one year ago. 

Tennessee drivers found the lowest gas prices for the month of January since 2019.

January was the most expensive month at the pump since February 2020. (AAA)

January was the most expensive month at the pump since February 2020. (AAA)

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Austin Peay State University names Dr. JaCenda Davidson as assistant vice president of human resources

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Dr. JaCenda Davidson, associate vice president, and chief human resources officer at Whitworth University, was recently named assistant vice president and chief human resources officer at Austin Peay State University (APSU). She will begin her new role at APSU on March 1st, 2021.

Austin Peay State University assistant vice president of human resources Dr. JaCenda Davidson. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University assistant vice president of human resources Dr. JaCenda Davidson. (APSU)

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