GIVING BACK: Excel Club members put commitment to service in action

GIVING BACK: Excel Club members put commitment to service in action

When Pike Liberal Arts chartered the first Exchange Excel Club in Alabama in 2013, it was with the purpose of improving their school, community and ... Read more | Add your comment

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Habitat hosts ‘Square Foot Appreciation’ on Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, Troy-Pike Habitat for Humanity will show its love for its dedicated donors and volunteers with a Square Foot Donors’ Appreciation celebration at ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. DAR recognizes ‘good citizens’  | Add your comment
  2. Chief: ‘Blessed’ to be alive  | Add your comment
  3. LaBrant ready for ‘Amazing Race’ premier  | Add your comment

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Mardi Gras Gala attracts capacity crowd

The 2016 Mardi Gras Gala fundraiser for the Colley Senior Complex on Saturday night was deemed a great success with about 500 people in attendance. Read more | Add your comment

Adams hosts Valentine’s open house

A couple of Valentine’s Days ago, Charles Adams was participating in an arts festival in the Sunshine State. The sky was dark, a misty rain ... Read more | Add your comment

Townsend drops out of race

A candidate for Pike County Commission District 4 has withdrawn from the Democratic primary. Read more | Add your comment

STORY OF LOVE: Mathison shares message with Female Factor Participants

STORY OF LOVE: Mathison shares message with Female Factor Participants

Those who attended the February edition of The Female Factor should have little doubt as to what Valentine’s Day is all about. Read more | Add your comment

Good day: ‘Many people wondered if this day would ever come’

Good day: ‘Many people wondered if this day would ever come’

Dreams came true Tuesday morning, as ground was broken for the long awaited Pike Animal Shelter. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Troy Library to join national read-in event  | Add your comment
  2. City OKs street repairs  | Add your comment
  3. Grad Night event kicks of season for Class of 2016  | Add your comment
  4. ‘You can dream’: Huntley shares inspirational message at TES Black History event  | Add your comment
  5. Kenny May: A miracle man  | Add your comment
  6. County: No trucks on road  | Add your comment
  7. Foundation grant benefits TES archery, physical ed programs  | Add your comment
  8. Inspiring: Leadership conference seeks to inform, inspire community  | Add your comment
  9. Community invited to make ‘empty bowls’  | Add your comment
  10. Love stories: Bread ties and dirt roads: Couples share memories of love  | Add your comment
  11. Library honors outstanding volunteer tutor  | Add your comment
  12. Abernathy: ‘I do not weep’  | Add your comment
  13. Animal shelter groundbreaking is Tuesday  | Add your comment
  14. PLAS releases honor roll listing  | Add your comment
  15. ‘closure’: Goshen man is sentenced to life in prison for son’s murder  | Add your comment
  16. Talks begin today at Troy  | Add your comment
  17. Gala fun on tap  | Add your comment
  18. Pioneer Museum loses matriarch  | Add your comment
  19. Sanders: County finances improving  | Add your comment
  20. ‘Go Red’ this Friday  | Add your comment
  21. Hands-on: Arts grant allows students to put hands on history  | Add your comment
  22. On the job: CHMS students shadow mentors  | Add your comment
  23. Council considers raises  | Add your comment
  24. Guy brings wit, wisdom to Troy conference  | Add your comment

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Patriots pick up opening day win over Hooper

Patriots pick up opening day win over Hooper

After several weeks of freezing cold practices, sunshine and a win welcomed the 2016 baseball season for the Pike Liberal Arts Patriots. Read more | Add your comment

  1. champions: Lady Eagles route the New Brockton Gamecocks to win area 5 championship  | Add your comment
  2. Trojans end streak  | Add your comment
  3. Trojans lose early lead in loss to Eagles  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Police reports for Dec. 10, 2015

Incident reports: Saturday, Dec. 5 Vehicle Towed at Burger King Suspicious circumstances on Elm Street Harassment on Harassing Communications on S Knox Street Domestic Dispute ... Read more | Add your comment


The binding of time

The binding of time

Pike County Probate Judge Wes Allen and his staff are committed to the Pike County community and part of that commitment includes the preservation of ... Read more | Add your comment


Pettiness on display in Congress

The Republican budget committee chairmen in the U.S. House and Senate have their fingers in their ears and are loudly yelling, “We can’t heaaaar you!” ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

A fight with few consequences

Congress established the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the organization behind public television (PBS) and National ... 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 death of an industry

Why would the government destroy an industry that is absolutely essential to the quality of life of American seniors and those with physical handicaps? Why ... Read more | Add your comment