Not a pageant: Morgan Vardaman named 2016 Distinguished Young Woman

Not a pageant: Morgan Vardaman named 2016 Distinguished Young Woman

Out of eleven participants, Morgan Vardaman earned the title of “distinguished” Saturday afternoon. Vardaman was named the 2016 Distinguished Young Woman in this year’s Distinguished ... Read more | Add your comment

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CHMS offers Confucius class

Troy University and Charles Henderson Middle School partnered to establish the first Confucius Classroom in Pike County and finalized the decision with a ceremony Monday. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Former Troy jailer guilty for I.D. fraud  | Add your comment
  2. Kevin Elko pushes citizens to be better  | Add your comment
  3. 1898 photo mural finds permanant home at JCA  | Add your comment

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Back to School Event provides school supplies for students in Troy

Back to School Event provides school supplies for students in Troy

Students young and old lined up Saturday afternoon for food and school supplies at the third annual Annie Lois McNabb Back to School Event at ... Read more | Add your comment

Fire calls for August 4, 2015

Friday, July 31 Responded to three medical calls Responded to a fire alarm in the 500 block of North Knox Street, 8:06 a.m. Responded to ... Read more | Add your comment

Disc golf players long for course in Troy

Disc golf players long for course in Troy

With the start of the fall semester at Troy University just days a way, Mac Delorme, Chas Windhan, and Eric Wilbert were taking a break ... Read more | Add your comment

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

School traffic routes to remain the same

With the start of school right around the corner, Troy police officers are asking parents taking their children to and from school to be mindful ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Fundraisers being held for church  | Add your comment
  2. GOATS AND GOVERNORS: Flowers pens tell-all novel about his time in government  | Add your comment
  3. JCA hosting biennial art exhibition  | Add your comment
  4. Bush Memorial holds last Day of VBS (photos)  | Add your comment
  5. Troy police, firefighters offer car seat checks  | Add your comment
  6. Arrest made in burglary case by PCSO  | Add your comment
  7. CIRCUS FUN: Cirque Millenia brings the ‘Circus of the Future’ to Troy  | Add your comment
  8. Elko speaking Monday  | Add your comment
  9. Sweet Rack owner hired for culinary position  | Add your comment
  10. DYW holds fundraiser at Milky Moo’s (photo)  | Add your comment
  11. New Life Christian Church hosts VBS (photo)  | Add your comment
  12. FAMILY INSPIRATION: Brandi’s Flowers and Events aims to cater to city’s needs, provide comfortable environment  | Add your comment
  13. Pike County Jail logs for July 31, 2015  | Add your comment
  14. GEAR UP summer enrichment program finishes with fun day  | Add your comment
  15. Sportsplex walking trail may expand  | Add your comment
  16. 103 years young: Goshen native celebrates 103 years  | Add your comment
  17. City building codes requested to be updated  | Add your comment
  18. Top Readers recognized at Troy library  | Add your comment
  19. Medicare makes debut 50 years ago  | Add your comment
  20. Distinguished young women participants visit with officials  | Add your comment
  21. World Series Bound  | Add your comment
  22. Pop named Teacher of the Year  | Add your comment
  23. Walking trails could expand  | Add your comment
  24. Ms. TH&R named first runner up in Ms. Alabama Nursing Home Pageant  | Add your comment

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Troy Belles eliminated in Worlds

The Belles’ World Series run in Louisiana came to a close Monday afternoon after falling to South Carolina 12-9 in an elimination game. The Belles ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Troy Machine Pitch continues on in pool play  | Add your comment
  2. Registration open for Goshen Peewee football  | Add your comment
  3. FALL CAMP: Troy Trojans kick off Fall Camp with high intensity workouts over weekend  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Pike County Jail logs for August 4, 2015

Friday, July 31 IN Tarmarcus Moutlry, 31, assault second degree, 4:25 p.m. Larodis Wilson, 26, sodomy first degree/rape first degree—Grand Jury charges, 5:30 p.m. David ... 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