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Parade route will change

There will be a change in the route for this year’s 60th annual Troy University Homecoming Appreciation Day Parade due to road construction on parts ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. County employee files suit against commission  | Add your comment
  2. High court upholds Ellis ruling  | Add your comment
  3. Folklife play tickets go on sale today  | Add your comment

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Balloon launch benefits Rotary, TRMC ER

The Troy Rotary Club and the Pike Medical Foundation have partnered in a Balloon Launch fundraising effort to benefit Troy Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Department. Read more | Add your comment

Blair announces bid for re-election

Pike County Commissioner Curtis Blair has qualified as a candidate for re-election as Revenue Commissioner for Pike County. Read more | Add your comment

Budget passes: Commission approves funding for agencies

The Pike County Commission on Monday approved the 2014-2015 budget but not without disagreement. Read more | Add your comment

ARTBRIDGES: Artist brings workshop to PCHS students

ARTBRIDGES: Artist brings workshop to PCHS students

The bridge between art and math and science was strengthened Monday as nearly 100 students at Pike County High School participated in an art project ... Read more | Add your comment

Calico Cat takes the lead

Calico Cat takes the lead

The Pet Photo Contest ends at 5:30 p.m. today so a large number of votes are expected to be cast before the final seconds tick ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. ‘He left it all on the field’  | Add your comment
  2. Church protests pastor’s arrest  | Add your comment
  3. Man charged with attempted murder in connection with stabbing  | Add your comment
  4. Crash claims one life, injures another  | Add your comment
  5. CHHS football player dies after collapsing on field  | Add your comment
  6. Vigil honors injured CHHS football player (PHOTOS)  | Add your comment
  7. Troy to get new meters  | Add your comment
  8. Troy Exchange Club celebrates 40th anniversary  | Add your comment
  9. Absentee ballots offered  | Add your comment
  10. Flowers: ‘It’s time to step away’  | Add your comment
  11. Victim helps ID suspect in vehicle break-in  | Add your comment
  12. REBEL PRIDE: Zion Chapel Homecoming (PHOTOS)  | Add your comment
  13. Jones Animal Clinic welcomes new owners  | Add your comment
  14. Iconic church celebrates 125th anniversary  | Add your comment
  15. Farm Day: Students learn about life on the farm (gallery)  | Add your comment
  16. Registration deadline changed  | Add your comment
  17. Pike County Fair opens next week  | Add your comment
  18. Shaddix to speak Sunday  | Add your comment
  19. County 911 system to be updated  | Add your comment
  20. Troy city budget reflects growth  | Add your comment
  21. Troy-Pike Center for Technology students prepare for robotics competition  | Add your comment
  22. Roby meets with supporters  | Add your comment
  23. Helping hands: ‘ 4-H in today’s world’ topic of Rotary program  | Add your comment
  24. Farm Day draws students  | Add your comment

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Trojans head to the drawing board with 0-5 season

When the Troy Trojans traveled to face the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Saturday with an understanding that it marked the beginning of a new chapter for this ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Eagles beat the Raiders  | Add your comment
  2. CHHS beats Ashford  | Add your comment
  3. KICKIN’ IT (Gallery)  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Fire calls for Oct. 1, 2014

Sept. 22 Three medical calls Responded to a motor vehicle accident at 101 Henderson St., Golden Boys, at 3:37 a.m. Responded to a wreck on ... Read more | Add your comment


‘Vines of the Gods’: Hardins have grown scuppernongs for 20 years

‘Vines of the Gods’: Hardins have grown scuppernongs for 20 years

When the muscadines get ripe, several things are for certain. Read more | Add your comment


Rising to meet changing face of ‘labor’

When Labor Day was created more than 115 years ago, the American worker was a different creature. Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

The Gospel of the County Fair

Mama was scared of everything, especially bad weather, tramps and the men who came along with ... 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