Lee Ann Womack chasing happiness over hits

CHRIS TALBOTT, AP Music Writer   After 15 years of channeling commercial country music, Lee Ann Womack is channeling something new: The music she’s always wanted to make With the release this week of country covers record “The Way I’m Livin’,” the singer with the soul-moving voice is aiming for something very different from what’s […]

US-led strikes hit IS group oil sites for 2nd day

RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press   BEIRUT — U.S.-led coalition warplanes bombed oil installations and other facilities in territory controlled by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria on Friday, Step. 26, taking aim for a second consecutive day at a key source of financing that has swelled the extremist group’s coffers, activists said. The strikes hit […]

APSU president shares inside look at personal life

» By Chelsea Leonard Features Editor APSU President Alisa White is the 10th person to call Archwood, the house nestled between the Claxton and Sundquist Buildings, home. “I am fortunate enough to be able to walk outside my door and actually see this vibrant campus,” White said. “And when I go inside, I can look […]

APSU ‘rocks out’ in yoga class

» By Emily DeSpain Staff Writer The Foy Fitness and Recreation Center is offering a new class for its resident health nuts: Rockin’ Yoga. It’s joining the family of yoga classes offered by the Foy, including Vinyasa, Power, Relax & Restore and Gentle. Rockin’ Yoga is held Tuesdays at 5 p.m. at the rock wall […]

A review of Music Midtown 2014

Music Midtown took place during probably the hottest weekend in September in the middle of Atlanta, Ga. Piedmont Park was flooded with people. My overall feeling of MM was positive. The music was absolutely incredible. If you like all genres of music like me, this was the lineup of your dreams. I mean, yeah. But. There […]