Telling tall tales: McBride-Smith wows Goshen Elementary

Telling tall tales: McBride-Smith wows Goshen Elementary

Barbara McBride-Smith introduced Goshen students to lazy Jack on Friday, and they were thrilled. Read more | Add your comment

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Former Ambassador coming to Troy

Former U.S. Ambassador David Greenlee is coming to Troy in February to serve as Troy University’s Ambassador-in-Residence. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Solider to be honored in dedication  | Add your comment
  2. Voucher program begins for Farmer’s Market  | Add your comment
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Life Changing: Heart Disease came as shock for William Davis

William Davis had no history of high blood pressure or high cholesterol. He had never smoked yet one of his arteries was completely blocked and ... Read more | Add your comment

Vicious animal attack leads officer to kill dog

One day after an attack left one dog dead and another quarantined, police are still unsure of the owner for the animals. Read more | Add your comment

IRON CHEFS: Charles Henderson Culinary students show off their cooking skills (PHOTOS)

IRON CHEFS: Charles Henderson Culinary students show off their cooking skills (PHOTOS)

The culinary arts academy students at Charles Henderson High School put their skills to the test as they hosted the Pike County Chamber of Commerce’s ... Read more | Add your comment

Smith to attend ‘feast of stories’

Six years ago, an ice storm kept storyteller Barbara McBride-Smith in Oklahoma rather than on the stage at the Pike Piddlers Storytelling Festival. Read more | Add your comment

Tax filing assistance offered

For the fourth year, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program will provide low-income residents in Pike County help in filing their taxes. “We have been ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Brundidge Rotarians learn scholarship nominee process  | Add your comment
  2. Centenarian earns his license to drive  | Add your comment
  3. New citizenship program launches in Pike County, seeks to inspire and educate elementary students  | Add your comment
  4. Goforth at home on stage  | Add your comment
  5. Camp Stew on sale Thursday  | Add your comment
  6. Donald Davis: Here he comes again  | Add your comment
  7. 100 days smarter: Troy Elementary students celebrate by dressing up, counting to 100  | Add your comment
  8. City Council conditionally approves firearm license  | Add your comment
  9. Seersucker Style: Lowry brings new style of storytelling to festival  | Add your comment
  10. Probate Office not to issue same-sex licenses  | Add your comment
  11. Former Troy resident asks Gomez to prom  | Add your comment
  12. Troy City BOE applaud grad rate  | Add your comment
  13. Warmer Home: Michigan native finds Pike County with nice weather and community members  | Add your comment
  14. Libby Liberty coming to town  | Add your comment
  15. Concerns voiced at meeting  | Add your comment
  16. City of Troy, Troy University join together for Leadership Conference  | Add your comment
  17. TASTE OF MISSIONS: First Baptist Church hosts Global Impact Celebration  | Add your comment
  18. Secondhand Knowledge: Brundidge business and teachers recognized  | Add your comment
  19. LifeSouth issues blood donation call  | Add your comment
  20. Solid waste contract, road work to come  | Add your comment
  21. Banks VFD receives Plum Creek grant  | Add your comment
  22. Pioneer Museum seeks members, volunteers  | Add your comment
  23. Volunteer firefighters receive grant  | Add your comment
  24. Troy Police officer receives honor  | Add your comment

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Troy women cruise past UL-Monroe, snap two-game losing streak

After a grueling stretch of games, five days of rest proved plenty for the Troy women to recover, dominating ULM wire-to-wire 90-51 Thursday night at ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. CHHS to hold ‘Meet the Trojans’ event  | Add your comment
  2. Troy men fall short to ULM in overtime  | Add your comment
  3. Bobby Pierce leads Troy University baseball into his final season as head coach  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Troy University Police reports for Jan. 31, 2015

Wednesday, Jan. 21 Lost property reported in MSCX, the Math and Science Complex, unit 108   Friday, Jan. 23 Theft of lost property third degree ... Read more | Add your comment


Greg Price runs, raises money for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital

Greg Price runs, raises money for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital

In 2004, Trojan Greg Price formed a running team to assist with St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Over the past decade, the team has raised ... Read more | Add your comment


Stand up, speak out for domestic violence victims

Ray Rice’s infamous elevator knockout punch brought national attention to the issue of domestic violence, and reminds us once again that this epidemic is one ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

Would community college really be ‘free’?

resident Obama promoted his proposal to make community college free in last week’s State of the ... 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

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Garbage collection service expected

This letter is in response to the article on Tuesday, July 8 about the solid waste collection system being “broken”. Since the trash pick-up became ... Read more | Add your comment