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UPDATE: Warrants say shooter feared for his “battered and assaulted” friends

» By Sean McCully, Glavine Day News Editor, Sports Editor UPDATE: During his interview with police on Sunday, Aug. 23, Marcus Mitchell confessed to allegedly shooting the APSU football player on Sunday according to his arrest warrant. According to the warrant, “[Mitchell said] he was in fear for his already battered and assaulted ...

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Trahern lot closed, Jenkins & Wynne purchase set to close

With the construction of the new fine arts building comes the loss of Trahern lot, meaning more than 200 parking spaces will be lost, pushing faculty and students to other lots around campus. Overall, APSU has lost 185 faculty and staff spaces and 40 Harvill resident parking spaces, which includes ...

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APSU welcomes 1,500 at convocation ceremony

Early estimates indicate APSU’s enrollment numbers will equal or slightly improve compared to the 2014-2015 academic year. This is in contrast with  Governor Bill Haslam’s recent TN Promise plan which was expected to decrease enrollment in four-year universities in Tennessee. Haslam’s TN Promise plan offers a tuition-free, two-year degree from ...

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President White talks enrollment plans, selling Strawberry Alley property

APSU President Alisa White unveiled her plans to increase enrollment to 15,000 by 2017 and her ideas on how to utilize the Jenkins & Wynne lot during the annual convocation address on Wednesday, Aug. 19. The faculty and staff convocation ceremony was held in the Mabry Concert Hall in the ...

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APSU awards more than 300 degrees

The excited cheers and shouts of friends and family filled the Dunn Center as APSU’s 86th Commencement ceremony awarded more than 300 graduates with their degrees on Friday, Aug. 7. Of these graduates were Cory Keller, Austin Siders, Aaron Taylor and Cara Upton who are the first students at APSU to graduate ...

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Long-time APSU baseball coach resigns after his arrest

UPDATE: According to a press release sent out by Bill Persinger, executive director of public relations and marketing at APSU, Gary McClure has officially resigned from his position as head coach. APSU officials received and accepted Gary McClure’s resignation Saturday, Aug. 8 after his arrest the previous morning. The head ...

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