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Musical Memorial: Rex Locklar Memorial Jamboree set for April 9-11

Musical Memorial: Rex Locklar Memorial Jamboree set for April 9-11

When Rex Locklar died a year ago, some predicted the end of the bluegrass festivals at Henderson. For 44 years, Locklar had hosted bluegrass festivals ... Read more | Add your comment

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Elm Street to be resurfaced

With the city’s approval of the ATRIP Phase II funding, Pike County Commissioners are eager to see the work that will be done to Elm ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. After 25 years, well-known forester hanging up his hat  | Add your comment
  2. Accountability Act still under discussion  | Add your comment
  3. Governor’s budget submission causes local concern  | Add your comment

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Farm tags could see change in restrictions

Alabama farmers would have the option to purchase additional farm tags for trucks and tractors if legislation sponsored by Rep. Alan Boothe, R-Troy, is passed. Read more | Add your comment

PROM: PCHS held its Junior and Senior Prom Downtown Troy  at The Studio (PHOTOS)

PROM: PCHS held its Junior and Senior Prom Downtown Troy at The Studio (PHOTOS)

PCHS held its Junior and Senior Prom Downtown Troy at The Studio Read more | Add your comment

ATRIP funds to improve infrastructure

The much-anticipated resurfacing and drainage improvements of Elm Street Road should begin by June. Read more | Add your comment

American Legion site for Easter Dinner

Easter is the time when families and extended families come together for a time of worship and fellowship. Read more | Add your comment

Goshen man charged with murder

Goshen man charged with murder

A Goshen man was charged with murder early Friday in the stabbing death of his girlfriend. Read more | Add your comment

  1. License renewal site on the way  | Add your comment
  2. Salvation Army’s ‘Empty Bowls’ feed the hungry  | Add your comment
  3. Phase Two: First responders, law enforcement officers finish up phase two of training for the new CAD  | Add your comment
  4. Troy hosting city-wide clean up effort  | Add your comment
  5. Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center hosts Easter egg hunt Tuesday  | Add your comment
  6. Troy police officer marches in Selma (photo)  | Add your comment
  7. Johnson Center receives a floor-lift (photo)  | Add your comment
  8. Foreign persons must report land holdings  | Add your comment
  9. UNDER PRESSURE: Troy Fire Department tests the water pressure for hoses at CHHS (photos)  | Add your comment
  10. Allen discusses the redefining of marriage  | Add your comment
  11. Construction to begin in two weeks  | Add your comment
  12. Brundidge rotarians ‘ACCESS’ distance learning at meeting  | Add your comment
  13. Commission approves plat combination  | Add your comment
  14. Troy Music Study Club electing new officers for upcoming term  | Add your comment
  15. The Mose T exhibit as ‘Dr. Doug’ sees it  | Add your comment
  16. Einstein in the making: CHMS student builds robot  | Add your comment
  17. Troy Chief of Police to retire by the end of year  | Add your comment
  18. Roadwork to begin on Pell Ave.  | Add your comment
  19. Graham named reserve champion  | Add your comment
  20. Troy, Brundidge offer free walking tours in April  | Add your comment
  21. Pike County receives money for emergency programs  | Add your comment
  22. Giving in style: The third annual Runway of Hope Fashion Show benefits Children’s of Alabama  | Add your comment
  23. Guest visits Pike County Commission  | Add your comment
  24. Arro Disposal to hold countywide sign ups  | Add your comment

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PLAS varsity Patriots fall to Abbeville, JV wins

PLAS varsity Patriots fall to Abbeville, JV wins

For any team, when you’re down and out you stay out, but not the Pike Liberal Arts Patriots. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pike Liberal Arts uses break from action to recover, prepare for final stretch of season  | Add your comment
  2. Pike baseball rallies to defeat Fort Dale  | Add your comment
  3. Thank you, Troy  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Police reports for March 31, 2015

Arrest Reports: Thursday, March 19 Hixon, Hanna Frances, Age 27, Corman Avenue, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol Saturday, March 21 Glover, Deandre Lamar, Age ... 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