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GPC goes Vegas: Govs Programming Council transforms ballroom into casino

The Govs Programming Council transformed the UC ballroom into a Las Vegas-style lounge for “Casino Night” On Wednesday, April 10. Students in attendance were greeted at the door by a set of door-size playing cards and a showgirl draped in red sequin and feathers. Once inside, guests were given $25,000 ...

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A reboot for the National Geographic Channel

NEW YORK (AP) — David Lyle, CEO of the National Geographic Channel, has seen enough of the letters to know how they go. The writer is typically a longtime reader of the magazine, who perhaps recalls the times he leafed through its glossy pages while perched on grandpa’s knee. “The ...

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China pulls ‘Django Unchained’ on day of premiere

BEIJING (AP) — “Django Unchained” became “Django Unscreened” on Thursday as Quentin Tarantino’s violent slave-revenge saga was pulled from Chinese theaters on its opening day, with the importer blaming an unspecified technical problem. The rare suspension order by China Film Group Corp. was confirmed by theater employees throughout China, and ...

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Cannon ready to lead Govs football

»Joshua Stephenson, Staff Writer Change is often tough to accept, but sometimes it is a good thing. Sometimes change is necessary to show where you stand. In sports, change comes and goes as quickly as day changes to night and fans don’t even bat an eyelash. This offseason change has ...

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Whiskey Angel: just a rock ‘n’ roll band

–jgrewell@my.apsu.edu Whiskey Angel has been a large part of performing in and supporting the Clarksville music scene since 2011. Singer and guitarist Cody Parson, who is also a senior English major, started the band in January 2011 when he began to get sick of seeing local bands categorize themselves with ...

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Comedian Godfrey talks college life

–shamilton10@my.apsu.edu Comedian Godfrey C. Danchimah Jr., professionally known as Godfrey, came to APSU on Wednesday, April 3, to perform his original standup routine “Black By Accident.” Godfrey is an American comedian of Nigerian descent who has frequently appeared on BET, VH1 and Comedy Central and acted in films such as ...

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