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New Book Chronicles the History of the Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville Railroad

 

RailFanningAtlanta, GA – A new book chronicles the history of the Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville Railroad, and is believed to be the first-ever complete history of the line.

The line, chartered in 1852, ran between Paris, Tennessee, and Guthrie, Kentucky, and formed part of the Louisville & Nashville Railroad’s Memphis branch. The Louisville & Nashville acquired the road in the 1870s.

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Clarksville Civil War Roundtable to hold next meeting on October 16th, 2019

 

Clarksville Civil War RoundtableClarksville, TN – The next meeting of the Clarksville (TN) Civil War Roundtable will be on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at the Bone & Joint Center, 980 Professional Park Drive, right across the street from Tennova Medical Center. This is just off Dunlop Lane and Holiday Drive and only a few minutes east of Governor’s Square mall. The meeting begins at 7:00pm and is always open to the public.

Our speaker this month is Dr. David E. Gregg. His topic is – “John Bell Hood’s Muscle Shoals, Alabama Encampment, 1864”

Confederate General John Bell Hood

Confederate General John Bell Hood

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Tennessee Titans travel to Atlanta Falcons, Sunday

 

Tennessee Titans (1-2) at Atlanta Falcons (1-2)

Sunday, September 29th, 2019 | 1:00pm EDT/Noon CDT
Atlanta, GA | Mercedes-Benz Stadium | TV: CBS

Tennessee TitansNashville, TN – This week the Tennessee Titans (1-2) play their third road game in the first four weeks of the season, traveling to face the Atlanta Falcons (1-2). Kickoff at Mercedes-Benz Stadium (capacity 71,000) is scheduled for 1:00pm EDT/Noon CDT on Sunday, September 29th.

The Titans will make their first appearance at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, which opened in 2017. The last time they went to Atlanta in the regular season was November 20th, 2011, when the Falcons won by a final score of 23-17 at the Georgia Dome. In 14 all-time games between the two clubs, the series is tied 7-7.

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Tennessee Employment Rises In Six Largest Counties

 

Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce DevelopmentAtlanta, GA –  The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (USBLS) reported Wednesday, September 18th that employment rose in each of Tennessee’s six largest counties from March 2018 to March 2019. The USBLS qualifies large counties as those with annual average employment levels of 75,000 or more in 2018. 

County Employment and Wages in Tennessee - First Quarter 2019

County Employment and Wages in Tennessee – First Quarter 2019

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Austin Peay State University to hold world premiere of new play by writer John Patrick Shanley

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) assistant professor of acting and directing Talon Beeson doesn’t like to brag, but he couldn’t help himself during a recent recruiting event in Ohio.

Along with promotional materials about the APSU Department of Theatre and Dance, he brought along a simple flyer announcing the department’s 2019-20 season.

John Patrick Shanley

John Patrick Shanley

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Clarksville Civil War Roundtable to hold next meeting on June 19th, 2019

 

Clarksville Civil War RoundtableClarksville, TN – The next meeting of the Clarksville (TN) Civil War Roundtable will be on Wednesday, June 19th at the Bone & Joint Center, 980 Professional Park Drive, right across the street from Tennova Healthcare. This is just off Dunlop Lane and Holiday Drive and only a few minutes east of Governor’s Square mall.

The meeting begins at 7:00 pm and is always open to the public.

Brad Butkovich will talk about "The Battle of Allatoona Pass" at the next Clarksville Civil War Roundtable meeting.

Brad Butkovich will talk about “The Battle of Allatoona Pass” at the next Clarksville Civil War Roundtable meeting.

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APSU Track finds success at Georgia Tech Invitational

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldAtlanta, GA – For sophomore Sabrina Richman, it was a homecoming to be proud of. In a return to her hometown, the Atlanta native posted a pair of top-five finishes for the Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s track and field team at this weekend’s Georgia Tech Invitational, cementing her status as one of the league’s best on-the-track talents.

Austin Peay Track and Field sophomore Sabrina Richman had a pair of top five finishes at Georgia Tech Invitational. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field sophomore Sabrina Richman had a pair of top five finishes at Georgia Tech Invitational. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field heads to Atlanta for Georgia Tech Invitational

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University track and field will spend two days in the Peach State for the Georgia Tech Invitational. It began Friday night in Atlanta at George C. Griffin Track.

Austin Peay Track and Field to compete in Georgia Invitational this weekend. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field to compete in Georgia Invitational this weekend. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field dominates Austin Peay Invitational

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Inclement weather may have forced Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field team to condense its annual home meet to a one-day, Friday, affair at Fortera Stadium, but the Govs seemed to rally around their circumstances and posted some of the best marks Austin Peay student-athletes have put forth in 2018-19.

Austin Peay Track and Field has an outstanding day at home event, Friday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field has an outstanding day at home event, Friday. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU’s Christopher Bailey performs with classical-crossover icon Sarah Brightman

 

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Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – For a late Valentine’s Day present, Dr. Christopher Bailey desperately wanted to get his wife tickets to the Sarah Brightman concert in Atlanta. Nine years earlier, on their first date, the couple bonded over their mutual love for the classical-crossover superstar who originated the role of Christine Daaé in Andrew Lloyd Weber’s “The Phantom of the Opera.” Bailey, an Austin Peay State University (APSU) musical theater professor, might have even owned a cardboard Sarah Brightman CD display as a teenager.

Christopher and Sarah Bailey snap a selfie before they perform with Sarah Brightman.

Christopher and Sarah Bailey snap a selfie before they perform with Sarah Brightman.

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