GOATS AND GOVERNORS: Flowers pens tell-all novel about his time in government

GOATS AND GOVERNORS: Flowers pens tell-all novel about his time in government

“Of Goats and Governors, Six Decades of Alabama Political Stories” a memoir by popular political columnist and commentator Steve Flowers was released today by New ... Read more | Add your comment

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Back-to-School Giveway

  Check out the Back to School sales and deals from these local merchants and  then visit the participating merchants to register for a Back-to-School ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. School traffic routes to remain the same  | Add your comment
  2. Fundraisers being held for church  | Add your comment
  3. JCA hosting biennial art exhibition  | Add your comment

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Bush Memorial holds last Day of VBS (photos)

Bush Memorial holds last Day of VBS (photos)

Bush Memorial Baptist Church held its final day of The Journey Off the Map Vacation Bible School Friday, teaching the students to “keep watching” because ... Read more | Add your comment

Troy police, firefighters offer car seat checks

Troy police and firefighters will offer free child safety seat checks from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the Walmart parking lot. Read more | Add your comment

Arrest made in burglary case by PCSO

Arrest made in burglary case by PCSO

A Pike County man was arrested Wednesday in connection the theft of jewelry, money and televisions from a residence. Read more | Add your comment

CIRCUS FUN: Cirque Millenia brings the ‘Circus of the Future’ to Troy

CIRCUS FUN: Cirque Millenia brings the ‘Circus of the Future’ to Troy

Cirque Millennia, “The Circus of the Future,” performed at the Pike County Cattleman’s Complex Thursday night. Read more | Add your comment

Elko speaking Monday

Dr. Kevin Elko, one of American’s most requested performance speakers, will speak at the Trojan Arena Monday. Elko has received National Championship rings from both ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Sweet Rack owner hired for culinary position  | Add your comment
  2. DYW holds fundraiser at Milky Moo’s (photo)  | Add your comment
  3. New Life Christian Church hosts VBS (photo)  | Add your comment
  4. FAMILY INSPIRATION: Brandi’s Flowers and Events aims to cater to city’s needs, provide comfortable environment  | Add your comment
  5. Pike County Jail logs for July 31, 2015  | Add your comment
  6. GEAR UP summer enrichment program finishes with fun day  | Add your comment
  7. Sportsplex walking trail may expand  | Add your comment
  8. 103 years young: Goshen native celebrates 103 years  | Add your comment
  9. City building codes requested to be updated  | Add your comment
  10. Top Readers recognized at Troy library  | Add your comment
  11. Medicare makes debut 50 years ago  | Add your comment
  12. Distinguished young women participants visit with officials  | Add your comment
  13. World Series Bound  | Add your comment
  14. Pop named Teacher of the Year  | Add your comment
  15. Walking trails could expand  | Add your comment
  16. Ms. TH&R named first runner up in Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant  | Add your comment
  17. Sock Hop to feature ‘The Fabulous Shades’  | Add your comment
  18. Humbled Hearts hosting camp  | Add your comment
  19. World War II veterans needed for August programWorld War II veterans needed for August program  | Add your comment
  20. District 5 Yard of the Month winner (PHOTO)  | Add your comment
  21. Pike County names 2015 for 4-H  | Add your comment
  22. Farm-City Committee off to an early start  | Add your comment
  23. Beauty & brains: DYW program this weekend  | Add your comment
  24. Entries sought for 2016 Pet Photo Contest  | Add your comment

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Fall recreation sports registration opens today

The Troy Parks and Recreation Department will begin registration today for football, flag football and soccer. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Derby Days: O-Zone team holds homerun derby, silent auction to raise funds for World Series trip  | Add your comment
  2. Univeristy suspends Smith following arrest  | Add your comment
  3. Trojan volleyball preps for season  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Fire calls for July 31, 2015

Tuesday, July 28 Responded to five medical calls Responded to a fire alarm at C2S, 8:14 a.m. Read more | Add your comment


FLYING HIGH: Young pilot takes first solo flight

FLYING HIGH: Young pilot takes first solo flight

Colton Johnson, 16, has ownership of a Diamond DA40 airplane. Read more | Add your comment


Back-to-school giveaway showcases community caring

School is just around the corner, but summer isn’t over just yet. But in preparation for the new school year, we must not forget about ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

Head in the clouds

Amelia Earhart was my idol, my hero, my alter ego. She was everything my little frizzy-headed, ... Read more | Add your comment


Now is the time to help those who’ve lost so much

My husband and I were returning from a trip to visit his family in Montgomery on Christmas night and passed by Brantley Mobile Home Park ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

The legislature can still finish strong

The Alabama Legislature caught its share of grief after adjourning from the regular session without passing a budget. Read more | Add your comment