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APSU Athlete of the Week JaVaughn Craig

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University football team sophomore quarterback JaVaughn Craig has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

The Chattanooga native led Austin Peay to its first win of the Will Healy era with four rushing scores in a 69-13 drubbing of Morehead State, Saturday.

In addition to an efficient 8-for-12 passing night for 118 yards, Craig rushed nine times for 37 yards and four touchdowns, the most by a Governor since Chris Fletcher in 2006.

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APSU Governors Football travels to Mercer Saturday seeking first win of the season

 

Austin Peay Governors (0-5) vs. Mercer Bears (4-2)

Saturday, October 11th 2014 | 3:00pm CDT
Macon, GA | Mercer University Stadium

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUMacon, GA – Well, at least Mercer isn’t ranked in the Football Championship Subdivision.

After playing back-to-back Top 25 FCS team in the last two weeks in Illinois State and Eastern Kentucky—and three out of the last four weeks—the Governors will play Mercer, 3:00pm CT, Saturday, at Mercer University Stadium.

Austin Peay Football hit the road to take on Mercer Bears, Saturday.

Austin Peay Football hit the road to take on Mercer Bears, Saturday.

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APSU to host 2nd Gov Color Run September 27th, 2014

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Last September, several sane and reasonable Austin Peay State University students closed their eyes and intentionally ran through clouds of non-toxic colored starch.

When they emerged from the haze, their hair was green, their skin was blue and their clothes were covered in splotches of yellow. And, more importantly, almost all of them were smiling.

Runners were showered in colors during the first Gov “Color” Run event in 2013. (Beth Liggett/APSU staff)

Runners were showered in colors during the first Gov “Color” Run event in 2013. (Beth Liggett/APSU staff)

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Austin Peay State University golfer Marco Iten named to Division I PING All-Southeast Region

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUNorman, OK –  Marco Iten, who captured medalist honors in four spring tournaments including the NCAA Auburn Regional, has been named to the Division I PING All-Southeast Region team, announced Thursday by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).

Iten currently is in Hutchinson, Kansas, preparing for the NCAA Golf Championship, which commences Friday at the Prairie Dunes Country Club.

APSU's Marco Iten

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Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam proclaims POW/MIA Recognition Week

 

State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder today announced September 20th-26th, 2013 as POW/MIA Recognition Week. Meanwhile, the United States Department of Defense announces the identification of Major Howard V. Andre, Jr. of Memphis who has been missing in action since July 8th, 1969.

Major Andre and Major James E. Sizemore of Illinois were on a night armed reconnaissance mission when their A-26A Invader aircraft crashed in Xiangkhoang Province, Laos during the Vietnam War. Both men died in the crash but their remains were unaccounted for until April 2013. The Air Force pilots will be returned to their families for burial with full military honors on September 23rd at Arlington National Cemetery. They were classified as missing in action for nearly 44 years.

Major Howard Andre (photo provided by State of Tennessee)

Major Howard Andre (photo provided by State of Tennessee)

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IRS Abuse of Power and Its Economic Impact

 

IRS - Internal Revenue ServiceOver the last couple years, the federal Internal Revenue Service has targeted conservative and “Tea Party” groups for unreasonable degrees of scrutiny.

IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman, in testimony before Congress, has admitted the targeting was “‘inappropriate’ targeting of conservative political groups during the 2012 election to see if they were violating their tax-exempt status.” ( AP ) Another IRS Commissioner, Steven Miller, who knew about IRS targeting in 2011, was asked to resign, and has. ( TownHall.com ) «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay State University football player Devin Stark joins Washington Redskins mini-camp

 

Austin Peay State University Governors SportsClarksville, TN -Former Austin Peay State University wide receiver Devin Stark will join the Washington Redskins upcoming minicamp as a free-agent signee.

APSU wide receiver Devin Stark. Austin Peay Football.

APSU wide receiver Devin Stark. Austin Peay Football.

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Tennessee Ranks as One of “America’s Top States for Transportation and Infrastructure”

 

State ranks 5th in CNBC study

Tennessee Department of TransportationNashville, TN – For the second year in a row, Tennessee’s transportation system ranks as one of the best in the nation, according to CNBC’s 2011 study “America’s Top States for Business.” The business news network scored all 50 states on 40 measures of competitiveness, including the vitality of each state’s transportation system.

Tennessee’s overall score ranks the state as the fifth best in America in the category of “Transportation and Infrastructure.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Governor Haslam issues proclamation honoring Men and Women in Uniform

 

The Seal of the State of TennesseeNashville, TN – Tennessee Govenor Bill Haslam issued a proclamation recognizing the sacrifices of generations of brave men and women in uniform who fought and died for our country.

The cost of war and the price of peace are tremendous and the tradition of Memorial Day reinforces our Nation’s resolve to never forget those who have given their last full measure for the United States of America and Tennessee. «Read the rest of this article»

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Frist Center offers Free Admission, extends hours January 15th 2010 to Celebrate Inauguration

 

The Birth of Impressionism Galleries Open Until Midnight

Frist Center for the Visual ArtsNashville, TN – To celebrate the inauguration of Bill Haslam as Tennessee’s next governor, the Frist Center will offer free admission on inauguration day, Saturday, January 15th, 2011, and will extend hours until midnight that evening with a number of special activities planned from 5:00pm–9:00pm.

“We are pleased to join other cultural institutions in Tennessee to commemorate this day in our state’s history,” said Frist Center Executive Director Susan H. Edwards, Ph.D. “We hope visitors to Nashville (as well as our own neighbors in the local community) will take advantage of this special opportunity to see the magnificent Birth of Impressionism exhibition from the Musée d’Orsay in Paris before it leaves Nashville January 23rd to return to France.” «Read the rest of this article»

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