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Platinum recording artist Frankie Ballard to headline APSU’s 2016 Homecoming Concert

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — As a part of the 2016 Austin Peay State University Homecoming week of events, the APSU Govs Programming Council (GPC) presents a concert featuring platinum recording artist Frankie Ballard, featuring special guest Jason Mizelle. The concert takes place Thursday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. in the Foy ...

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Graduate students face payment issues early in semester

APSU Graduate Assistants (GAs) recently experienced miscommunication with the university when graduate studies changed the way Graduate Administrative Assistants (GAAs) are paid. Some GAAs were alarmed after not receiving their refund checks from financial aid as they did last year. Most GAs are not usually paid until halfway through September ...

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Clarksville police respond to report of armed robbery

On Thursday, Sept. 15, at approximately 1:30 am, the Clarksville Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery in the Lincoln Homes area. According to a safety bulletin sent to APSU students at approximately 8:30 am, the victim “alleged that he was driving his vehicle on University Avenue ...

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Data: Tennessee led country in fatal accidental shootings

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee led the nation in the number of accidental shooting deaths in 2014, according to recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In a news release, The Safe Tennessee Project, a grassroots gun-violence prevention organization, said that 105 people died in the ...

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Facing $60M penalty, Tennessee repeals underage DUI law

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee lawmakers on Wednesday repealed an underage drunken driving law that threatened to cost the state $60 million in road money by running afoul of federal zero-tolerance standards. The Senate passed the measure 31-1, and the House later followed suit on an 85-2 vote despite ...

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Evangelist shares thoughts on love, forgiveness

A man whose Facebook page refers to him as “Apostle Ronald Cowling” came to campus on Monday, Sept. 12 to preach about his faith in response to John McGlone. McGlone, who identifies himself as “Saint John” visited campus last week and shared his thoughts on various topics such as homosexuality, ...

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