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Hopkinsville Community College says New Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship campaign encourages adults to go to College

 

Hopkinsville Community CollegeHopkinsville, KY – Never Underestimate You!  That’s the mantra behind a new campaign for the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship, an effort to boost education and employability among adults.  

The scholarship, which Hopkinsville Community College (HCC) began offering in 2017, offers up to 60 hours of free tuition for anyone who has not yet earned an associate degree.

B. Stille of the Nappy Roots

B. Stille of the Nappy Roots

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APSU ROTC cadets honored with the University’s eighth MacArthur Award

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The U.S. Army on Wednesday awarded the Austin Peay State University (APSU) ROTC programs the MacArthur Award, which recognizes the eight best ROTC programs in the country.

Clemmer places the MacArthur Award streamer on the Austin Peay State University Army ROTC colors, held by Master Sergeant Marcus Gurule, APSU senior military instructor. (APSU)

Clemmer places the MacArthur Award streamer on the Austin Peay State University Army ROTC colors, held by Master Sergeant Marcus Gurule, APSU senior military instructor. (APSU)

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Wyatt Johnson General Manager Mike Polston to Retire after 34 Years

 

Wyatt-Johnson Auto GroupClarksville, TN – Wyatt Johnson Automotive Group is announcing the retirement of their General Manager and COO, Mike Polston, after 34 years of service with the company.

And what a career it has been!

Mike Polston

Mike Polston

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Austin Peay State University GuitarFest set for March 3rd-5th

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – On March 3rd-5th 2020, Austin Peay State University and the APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts will present the annual APSU GuitarFest, featuring guest artist concerts, lectures and workshops.

Classical guitarist Ana Vidovic

Classical guitarist Ana Vidovic

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Hopkinsville Community College to hold Constitution Day Lecture with Thomas Glover, J.D.

 

Hopkinsville Community CollegeHopkinsville, KY – On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019, Constitution Day will be observed at Hopkinsville Community College (HCC) with a special guest lecture by Thomas Glover, J.D. The focus of Glover’s lecture will be “The Constitution, the Census and Gerrymandering.”

He will discuss the role of the census in the determination of how seats in the U.S. House of Representatives are appropriated, and notes that following the 1990 census, Kentucky lost one seat in the house.

Constitution Day to be held at Hopkinsville Community College, September 17th.

Constitution Day to be held at Hopkinsville Community College, September 17th.

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Clarksville Building and Codes director Mike Baker to Retire

 

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Clarksville Building & Codes Director Mike Baker will retire June 30th, 2019 after more than 20 years with the department, the past seven years as director.

Baker began with Building & Codes in 1999 as a building inspector, in part to help the City manage the impact of the January 1999 tornado that damaged or destroyed dozens of buildings across the city, especially downtown.

Clarksville Building & Codes director Mike Baker has announced he will retire on June 30th, after 20 years with the department. Director led department during time of dramatic growth.

Clarksville Building & Codes director Mike Baker has announced he will retire on June 30th, after 20 years with the department. Director led department during time of dramatic growth.

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Nashville Sounds start Seven Game Homestand tonight

 

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Nashville SoundsNashville, TN – The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club returns to First Tennessee Park for a seven-game homestand on Monday, August 13th, 2018. The week-long stay at First Tennessee Park is the penultimate homestand of the 2018 season. 

The Sounds welcome the Round Rock Express, the Triple-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers, for a four-game series from August 13th-16th before hosting the New Orleans Baby Cakes, the Triple-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins, for a three-game series from August 17th-19th.

Below is a preview for each game of the homestand:

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Planters Bank Promotes Kelley Workman and Leigh Burden

 

Planters Bank

Planters BankHopkinsville, KY – Planters Bank and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce two promotions: Kelley Workman has been named President of Planters Bank and Leigh Durden has been named Chief Credit Officer.

Prior to her recent appointment as President of Planters Bank, Kelley Workman served as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer of Planters Bank. A native of Hopkinsville and a graduate of Christian County High School, Kelley graduated from the University of Kentucky with a B.B.A. in Finance and Marketing as well as the Graduate School of Banking of the South at LSU.

Planters Banks' Kelley Workman (L) and Leigh Durden (R).

Planters Banks’ Kelley Workman (L) and Leigh Durden (R).

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APSU Cheerleading Athletes win Gold for Team USA at World Cheerleading Championships

 

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APSU CheerleadingClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University student-athletes are no stranger to competition. Each year, the Governors compete to be the best on their team, the best in their conference and some even push to rank among the best in the nation.

Very few have ever been able to say they took on the best in the world, but a trio of Austin Peay Cheerleading student-athletes got that chance recently — and they have the gold medals to back up their claim.

Austin Peay student-athletes Raquel Black, Jonah Hensen and Erica Lester. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay student-athletes Raquel Black, Jonah Hensen and Erica Lester. (APSU Sports Information)

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Three Austin Peay State University Cheerleaders win gold for Team USA at World Cheerleading Championships

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University student-athletes are no stranger to competition. Each year, the Governors compete to be the best on their team, the best in their conference and some even push to rank among the best in the nation.

Very few have ever been able to say they took on the best in the world, but a trio of Austin Peay Cheerleading student-athletes got that chance recently — and they have the gold medals to back up their claim.

Three Austin Peay Student Athletes win gold for Team USA. (APSU)

Three Austin Peay Student Athletes win gold for Team USA. (APSU)

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