Dad and daughter (Photos)

Pike Liberal Arts School PTO hosted its annual Daddy Daughter Dance on Friday, Feb. 27 Read more | Add your comment

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JCA hosting scavenger hunt

Plumb Bob is missing and, from all reports, Plumb Bob was last seen hanging around the Johnson Center for the Arts in downtown Troy. Plumb ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Alumnus to deliver Troy University’s Helen Keller Lecture on March 3  | Add your comment
  2. Local physician warns of deadly bacteria  | Add your comment
  3. Kappa Delta hosting Shamrock Run  | Add your comment

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Brundidge native painted scenes in new SpongeBob movie

When the credits roll for “The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water,” the name Cathy Colley will be listed as a scene artist. Read more | Add your comment

ACCESS program meets needs of students

  ACCESS took center stage on Thursday as university, state and local educators gathered in Troy to learn more about the successful virtual high school ... Read more | Add your comment

Community Center opens food pantry

Children are not the only things growing at the Christian Love Community Center. Two new tunnel houses are being built so the children at the ... Read more | Add your comment

Local cast in ‘Broken Skull’

Local cast in ‘Broken Skull’

Troy University Cheer Coach Tiffany Robinson Chandler is one “Mean Girl.” Chandler laughs at the mention of her being cast as a “Mean Girl” because ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Plots to be combined in Forest Circle  | Add your comment
  2. Longtime jailer retires  | Add your comment
  3. Troy Police bids farewell to one of their own  | Add your comment
  4. Keeping History: Charles Henderson High hosts alumna speaker  | Add your comment
  5. Sheriff deputy outlines day-to-day activities  | Add your comment
  6. Pageant Beauties (photos)  | Add your comment
  7. Commissioners hoping to see resolution pass  | Add your comment
  8. Transitional period for education  | Add your comment
  9. Cowboy idol kicked up dust in Brundidge  | Add your comment
  10. University to receive city help  | Add your comment
  11. Winter weather state of emergency  | Add your comment
  12. MAKING MAYORS: Students see government from the inside  | Add your comment
  13. Student helps others succeed  | Add your comment
  14. Troy University: An All-Steinway School  | Add your comment
  15. Little Miss and Miss Troy Pageant gallery  | Add your comment
  16. The Dart: Local woman preserves history through antique shop  | Add your comment
  17. Ivey speaker at Business and Finance Academy  | Add your comment
  18. Officers, first responders begin training  | Add your comment
  19. Lodging Tax to rise if Local Act is passed  | Add your comment
  20. Vocal Harps: Singers joined together for the annual Sacred Harp Sing at The Pioneer Museum of Alabama  | Add your comment
  21. Little Miss and Miss Troy Pageants held tonight  | Add your comment
  22. Former resident returning for workshop  | Add your comment
  23. Construction Zone: Area around downtown standpipe to be repaved  | Add your comment
  24. Sav-A-Life hosting low country boil, silent auction to raise funds  | Add your comment

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Troy softball sweeps Friday slate

Troy University softball went undefeated in its first day of the Stetson Invitational in DeLand, Fla., defeating Alabama State 11-3 and later Colgate 9-1. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Troy women defeat Texas State, orchestrate second six-game winning streak  | Add your comment
  2. CHHS tops Stanhope Elmore  | Add your comment
  3. Troy football releases complete 2015 schedule  | Add your comment
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Cops, Courts and Fire

Pike County Jail logs for Feb. 27, 2015

Wednesday, Feb. 25 IN Timothy Davis, 34, domestic violence first degree, 4:50 p.m. Tenikia Foster, 35, assault third degree/criminal mischief second degree, 5:30 p.m. Abriel ... Read more | Add your comment


The Keys to Murder: Former educator writes first mystery novel

The Keys to Murder: Former educator writes first mystery novel

M. Harmon Hall. That has a familiar tone to it. Sort of like John Grisham or James Patterson or Tom Clancy. Mike Hall laughs at ... 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

Lawmakers will face fiscal woes

The first legislative session of the quadrennium convenes next week. It is no secret that the ... 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