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Allen discusses the redefining of marriage

Probate Judge Wes Allen addressed legislative issues at yesterday’s Pike County Republican Women’s meeting. “I watch legislation very closely,” Allen said. Allen discussed bills that ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Construction to begin in two weeks  | Add your comment
  2. Brundidge rotarians ‘ACCESS’ distance learning at meeting  | Add your comment
  3. Commission approves plat combination  | Add your comment

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Troy Music Study Club electing new officers for upcoming term

Troy Music Study Club electing new officers for upcoming term

The Troy Music Study Club met Monday night, March 23 in the sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church for an organ recital with the ... Read more | Add your comment

The Mose T exhibit as ‘Dr. Doug’ sees it

The Mose T exhibit as ‘Dr. Doug’ sees it

Dr. Doug Hawkins was just himself. He told a joke or two and then settled back to talk about his friend, the late Moses Tolliver, ... Read more | Add your comment

Einstein in the making: CHMS student builds robot

Einstein in the making: CHMS student builds robot

Success doesn’t necessarily come from taking certain classes in school, according to 14-year-old Douglas Topolse, an eighth-grader at Charles Henderson Middle School. “The classes that ... Read more | Add your comment

Troy Chief of Police to retire by the end of year

After four years as chief of police and 32 years as a law enforcement officer, Police Chief Jimmy Ennis will retire Oct. 1 of this ... Read more | Add your comment

Roadwork to begin on Pell Ave.

After being surveyed, the city’s environmental department determined that Pell Avenue was in dire need of repairing. “We’ve been monitoring the street, and it’s settled ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Graham named reserve champion  | Add your comment
  2. Pike County receives money for emergency programs  | Add your comment
  3. Troy, Brundidge offer free walking tours in April  | Add your comment
  4. Giving in style: The third annual Runway of Hope Fashion Show benefits Children’s of Alabama  | Add your comment
  5. Guest visits Pike County Commission  | Add your comment
  6. Arro Disposal to hold countywide sign ups  | Add your comment
  7. Pike County Schools offer new programs  | Add your comment
  8. University hosting GEEKS week  | Add your comment
  9. Salvation Army offers free summer camp experience for kids  | Add your comment
  10. Local continues passion after setback  | Add your comment
  11. 100-plus participate in free prostate screenings  | Add your comment
  12. Rock Building restoration still in works  | Add your comment
  13. TWICE AS NICE: Students at Heaven Sent doubled their fund raising goal (photos)  | Add your comment
  14. Brundidge may reject updated CAD  | Add your comment
  15. Dr. Bivens talks straight to PCHS students  | Add your comment
  16. Pike Couny 4-H Chick Chain project registration underway  | Add your comment
  17. Tucker arrested at Amnesty Day  | Add your comment
  18. Birds of a feather (photos)  | Add your comment
  19. Board approves sign variance  | Add your comment
  20. Tricycling for a cause  | Add your comment
  21. Hawkins featured in museum  | Add your comment
  22. Dr. Michael Bivins to conduct free prostate cancer screenings  | Add your comment
  23. Commisioners lobbying for lodging tax increase  | Add your comment
  24. Thursday vehicle accidents (photos)  | Add your comment

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Charles Henderson, Pike Liberal Arts make appearances in this week’s ASWA poll

For the third-straight week, two Troy-area teams are nestled nicely in the upper echelon of the ASWA baseball and softball rankings. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Brown bringing excitement  | Add your comment
  2. Complete ASWA and AISA baseball and softball rankings  | Add your comment
  3. Troy football in the midst of spring practice, looks forward to second day  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Fire calls for March 26, 2015

Tuesday, March 24 Responded to six medical calls Responded to a fire alarm in the 1300 block of US Highway 231 South at Troy Regional ... Read more | Add your comment


THE MAGIC OF MOSES: Dr. Doug Hawkins features his “MoseT” work in museum

  The painting of the swayback horse by nationally acclaimed folk artist Moses Tolliver hangs hap hazardously in the makeshift studio of Dr. Doug Hawkins ... Read more | Add your comment


It’s time to pay the piper

Any good housewife knows you can only stretch a dollar so far. And you can only live beyond your means for so long before the ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

What does ‘energy star’ really mean?

Our economy allows us to use many goods we do not know how to produce, and ... 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