Bobby Rice, Author at The Troy Messenger


Ramage Appointed to ICBA Committee Alabama banker to advocate on behalf of the nation’s community banks

Washington DC (March 25, 2024) —The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) today announced that John Ramage, Executive Vice President and CAO of Troy Bank ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Monday, March 25, 2024 11:54 am


Purple Cats too much for the Patriots

The Pike Liberal Arts Patriots rode into unbeaten Ariton Monday night.  When the dust settled, Pike rode out of town with their first defeat of ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Tuesday, March 12, 2024 9:10 am


Parking Problem? Maybe Not

Opinion, by Bobby Rice   For the first time that I can remember (and I’m older than dirt), every building in downtown Troy is occupied ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Thursday, February 29, 2024 3:33 pm


Caroleene Dobson, US Congress, District 2 Candidate, Makes Another Visit to Troy

Caroleene Dobson, candidate for US Congress, District 2, made another stop in Troy today.  This time to take in a Troy University baseball game as ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Sunday, February 25, 2024 2:34 pm


Colley Center hosts Mardi Gras Gala

The Colley Center hosted its Mardi Gras Gala at the Pike County Cattleman’s Association in Troy on Feb. 3. The celebration is hosted annually as ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Tuesday, February 6, 2024 12:26 pm


Leader of NATO visits Pike County’s Lockheed Martin Operations Facility

On Wednesday NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg visited Pike County’s Lockheed Martin facility. He toured the facility and then spoke to its employees. In Stoltenberg’s ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Thursday, February 1, 2024 12:22 pm


Pike County Board of Education to appoint new member

Due to the withdrawal of the winning candidate for the Pike County Board of Education District 4 race, the Pike County Board of Education will ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Thursday, November 17, 2022 11:06 am

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COLUMN: A ‘pitcher only’ gets a hit and a player wrap-up of Post 70 17U team

My son, Will, just completed his first summer playing with the American Legion Post 70 17U baseball team. His team was comprised of kids from ... Read more

by Bobby Rice, Wednesday, July 20, 2022 10:46 am