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Several southern teachers arrested in testing scandal

» associated press   It was a brazen and surprisingly long-lived scheme, authorities said, to help aspiring public school teachers cheat on the tests they must pass to prove they are qualified to lead their classrooms. For 15 years, teachers in three Southern states paid Clarence Mumford Sr. — himself ...

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Marijuana in Tenn. now more than a pipe dream

» Philip Sparn –psparn@my.apsu.edu It is about time that Tennessee and other states choose to legalize the medical or recreational use of marijuana. As a result of recent 2012 ballot measures, medical marijuana is now legal in 18 states and the District of Columbia. Two states now allow the recreational ...

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Govs outrun by SEMO, fumble away homecoming

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com The Govs had plenty of great activities for their homecoming, but winning a football game wasn’t one of them as they fell 48-27 to Southeastern Missouri State Redhawks on Saturday, Oct. 27. SEMO’s freshman quarterback, Scott Lathrop, led the Redhawks to victory over APSU Saturday night. Lathrop only completed ...

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The Bell Witch legend

–cscruton@my.apsu.edu While many students love October for homecoming season and football weather, many others – myself included – wait all year for Halloween to come around again. If you’re like me, though, you may be a little tired of the normal costume party circuit. For those willing to escape Clarksville ...

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What APSU athletics need: traditions

–fig1013@gmail.com Smaller schools like APSU will likely never win a championship in any sport. In some sports such as football, APSU does not play in the highest division. Students and athletes alike know this when choosing to attend less well-known schools like APSU over larger schools in the area, like ...

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Titans season off to bad start, more losses to come?

» By Daniel Newton –fig1013@gmail.com Bad omen or just a rough opening day? You can be the judge, but it was clear the Tennessee Titans were nowhere near the standard of play in their season-opener of a team deserving of a playoff birth, something they almost accomplished last season. The ...

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