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Troy man charged with murder

Pike County Sherrif’s Department holds gun safety course for women

Pike County Sherrif’s Department holds gun safety course for women

Women in Pike County had the opportunity to attend a gun safety class Saturday morning offered by the Pike County Sheriffs Department. Read more | Add your comment

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Buck Taylor reception tonight at Johnson Center for the Arts

The Johnson Center for the Arts will roll out the red carpet for noted wildlife photographer Buck Taylor at a public reception from 5 until ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Goshen Christmas parade Friday night  | Add your comment
  2. Xtreme Athletics presents ‘Twas the Night before Christmas’  | Add your comment
  3. Adams Glass hosts Open House (photo)  | Add your comment

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Johnson seeks District 6 seat

Johnson seeks District 6 seat

Pike County native and local businessman Russell David Johnson has qualified as a Republican candidate for Pike County Commissioner representing District 6. Read more | Add your comment

Master Gardener class deadline extended to Dec. 16

The Pike County Extension Office has extended the deadline for its Master Gardener Course until December 18 in hopes of reaching the magic number of ... Read more | Add your comment

Troy man charged with murder

Troy man charged with murder

A Troy man is charged with murder in the Friday night shooting that resulted in the death of a teenager. Read more | Add your comment

Local seeks action

Monday’s Pike County Commission meeting rekindled interest in an unresolved issue when a resident inquired about the progress of restoration on the Rock Building. Read more | Add your comment

Santa helps kick off local Red Kettle Campaign

The Pike County Salvation Army’s 2015 Red Kettle Campaign officially kicked off Friday at locations in Troy and Brundidge. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Trojans reach out to community (photo)  | Add your comment
  2. One killed in shooting  | Add your comment
  3. New traditions  | Add your comment
  4. Council saves $1M with bond issue  | Add your comment
  5. JCA reception Dec. 1 honors wildlife photographer  | Add your comment
  6. Thomas shares her ‘sweet potato surprise’  | Add your comment
  7. Musical ‘beginnings’: Troy jazz ensemble to present fall program  | Add your comment
  8. Sharing holiday spirit  | Add your comment
  9. TURKEY CALL  | Add your comment
  10. Concert features Shelia Jackson and Friends  | Add your comment
  11. Something old, something new for Adams’ event  | Add your comment
  12. Former collegiate, professional football player hosts annual Thanksgiving dinner  | Add your comment
  13. Whaley to build shelter  | Add your comment
  14. Holiday meal served tomorrow at Southside  | Add your comment
  15. Troy Regional Medical Center helping families for the holidays  | Add your comment
  16. Locals mourn for Jones  | Add your comment
  17. Singing at ‘The Old Country Church’ opens Heaven’s doors  | Add your comment
  18. Atheletes bring change across the globe  | Add your comment
  19. Commissioners hold on action for Rock Building  | Add your comment
  20. Crash claims Banks man’s life  | Add your comment
  21. Plats near Publix approved  | Add your comment
  22. PRICELESS (photos)  | Add your comment
  23. Unemployment rates show good signs for economy  | Add your comment
  24. I Choose Life Ministries provides holiday meals  | Add your comment

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ERRORS COSTLY: Dropped passes and penalties keep Trojans out of win column against Panthers on Friday

ERRORS COSTLY: Dropped passes and penalties keep Trojans out of win column against Panthers on Friday

Last week’s game against the Georgia Panthers left a sour taste in the mouth of Trojan head coach Neal Brown. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Lady Trojans claim third place in Hoover Tourney  | Add your comment
  2. Bulldogs ready for next step  | Add your comment
  3. OUTPLAYED: Offensive struggles and team mistakes cost Trojans in 31-21 loss to Georgia State in Atlanta  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Police reports for Dec. 1, 2015

Arrest reports: Saturday, Nov. 21 Maddox, Janoriaas Vanquez, Age 37, County Road 7755, Domestic Violence Third Degree Kennedy, Jasmine Latrice, Age 21, Academy Street, Domestic ... Read more | Add your comment


‘IT’S GREEN, ALL RIGHT’: Robert Boyd grows enough greens to feed 800 people

‘IT’S GREEN, ALL RIGHT’: Robert Boyd grows enough greens to feed 800 people

The sun was warm, almost hot, on Robert Boyd’s back. Even the fickle wind was warm. Not at all like an Alabama late November day. Read more | Add your comment


Alabama falls short on voting rights

Alabama officials were taken to the woodshed recently when they reached a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice on implementation of the National Voter ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

Handicapping the big race

Last week I gave you an alphabetical list of the 18 potential horses in the 2018 ... 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

Bill will help vets return to work

Military veterans receive some of the best medical training and experience available when serving our country. Read more | Add your comment