MANHUNT: Crime spree escalates to murder; Pruitt is ‘extremely dangerous’

More than $10,000 is being offered for the Montgomery man who police say committed six armed robberies, a murder and an attempted murder in the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Lee wins PRAISE award

Lee wins PRAISE award

Hayes Lee set a personal goal for himself when he first took the ACT test, but he never expected that goal to lead to the ... Read more | Add your comment

City OKs liquor license

City council members approved a liquor license for a new downtown restaurant during Tuesday’s meeting. Read more | Add your comment

Judge upholds commissions’ license denial

The Pike County Commission’s decision to deny an alcohol license for a Springhill restaurant and bar was not arbitrary or capricious, according to a court ... Read more | Add your comment

Attorney, councilwoman demand ‘transparency’ from city

The attorney and a city council member behind a series of lawsuits against the City of Troy held a press conference in City Hall on ... Read more | Add your comment

For the dogs: Pet parade, blessing of animals and fundraiser on tap this week

For the dogs: Pet parade, blessing of animals and fundraiser on tap this week

In celebration of the 101st anniversary of Be Kind to Animals Week, the Humane Society of Pike County will host a Blessing of the Animals ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Critical issues remain  | Add your comment
  2. Bible-reading volunteers sought this week  | Add your comment
  3. ARTS ABOUND  | Add your comment
  4. Music historian to perform today on Troy campus  | Add your comment
  5. Reward offered for armed robbery, murder suspect  | Add your comment
  6. CAC Family Fun Day will feature dunking booth  | Add your comment
  7. Troy Regional Medical Center names new CEO  | Add your comment
  8. Nutrition Center volunteers collect nearly 600 cases of bottled water for Flint residents  | Add your comment
  9. CHHS advances in playoffs  | Add your comment
  10. Brundidge Rotary awards scholarships  | Add your comment
  11. Robbery suspect armed, dangerous  | Add your comment
  12. RIP to a legend  | Add your comment
  13. It’s time for TroyFest  | Add your comment
  14. American Legion seeks help for homeless vets  | Add your comment
  15. ECON 101: Williams shares insights on free enterprise, economic freedoms  | Add your comment
  16. Lee wins national entrepreneur award  | Add your comment
  17. ‘Pigcasso’ joins TroyFest lineup  | Add your comment
  18. Miss Brundidge Pageant Winners  | Add your comment
  19. TREASURE TALKS: Alabama Treasure Forest group meets at Clay Hill Farms in Pronto  | Add your comment
  20. Purchase program pays dividends  | Add your comment
  21. Young Authors: Goshen fifth-graders discover the joys, pride of book publishing  | Add your comment
  22. Sidewalk work gets underway  | Add your comment
  23. Troy man injured in Clayton wreck  | Add your comment
  24. Jazz Under the Stars kicks off TroyFest  | Add your comment

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Trojans ready for rematch with area foe Rehobeth

For the second time in two weeks the CHHS Trojans head to Rehobeth for a high-stakes matchup against their longtime rivals. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Bulldogs accomplish goals  | Add your comment
  2. Power punch: Goshen Eagles score three in the sixth to edge Purple Cats 10-7  | Add your comment
  3. signing day: Lewis makes it official, signs with Wallace State Community College in Dothan  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

police reports

Arrest Reports: 4-27-2016 Mclean, Aaron Jay Michael, Age 27, Sparrow Drive, Alias Writ of Arrest 4-28-2016 Mckenzie, Sheldon Derekus, Age 33, Bruce Street, Harassment Zellers, ... Read more | Add your comment


Jean Lake’s love of art inspired today’s festival

Jean Lake’s love of art inspired today’s festival

Each year, the City of Troy, the Troy Arts Council and the Pike County Chamber of Commerce host TroyFest, one of the premier art and ... Read more | Add your comment


Common sense prevails over ‘personhood’

In a welcome turn of events, Democrats in the Alabama House were able Thursday to use a filibuster to derail a bill to put a ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

Debate continues on Alabama lottery

As the budget hearings began for the 2016 Legislative Session in January the largest Powerball lottery ... 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

Letters to the Editor: April 22, 2016

The following are letters to the editor submitted this week by students from Troy University:   Why do international students come to the U.S.? U.S. ... Read more | Add your comment