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Patriots stretch winning streak to seven games

The Pike Liberal Arts Patriots entered their final two games of the regular season. Read more | Add your comment

It’s Girl Scout Cookie time

It’s Girl Scout cookie time and, as good as the cookies are, they are just one of the ... Read more | Add your comment

Moore plans to serve district in D.C.

U.S. Rep. Barry Moore stopped in Pike Tuesday on a fact-finding mission before his freshman term in Washington, ... Read more | Add your comment

700 people in Pike County receive COVID-19 vaccinations

As of Monday, 700 people in Pike County had received the first of two Moderna COVID-19 vaccines. Read more | Add your comment

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Senior Farmers’ Market program opens

The Pike County Extension Office at 306 South Three Notch Street in Troy is accepting applications for the 2021 Senior Farmers Market Voucher/Coupon Program. Read more | Add your comment

by Jaine Treadwell.

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Troy council approves cybersecurity audit for utilities

The Troy City Council allotted up to $27,000 for an audit to assess city utility vulnerability to terrorist attacks. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Pike County adds 25 cases; Biden administration to boost vaccine supply

The State of Alabama reported 445,909 total cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. Of the 445,909 total cases, 352,918 were confirmed cases. The state saw a ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, January 26, 2021 7:53 pm

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Pike Medical Foundation: Give a gift of appreciation

The Pike Medical Foundation is continuing to offer the opportunity for appreciative expression throughout the community. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, January 26, 2021 7:17 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Patriots sweep Abbeville Christian

Pike Liberal Arts fans had a reason to celebrate on Monday night after the varsity girls and boy’s basketball teams swept Abbeville Christian. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Monday, January 25, 2021 9:19 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

JV Patriots claim basketball state championship

Pike Liberal Arts School added another trophy to their trophy case on Saturday when the junior varsity boys basketball team defeated both Lee-Scott and Glenwood ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Monday, January 25, 2021 9:16 pm

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JCA holds Valentines Day sale

Valentines Day is just around the corner and the Johnson Center for the Arts has some really sweet deals for sweethearts that will also support ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Monday, January 25, 2021 9:13 pm

Brundidge

Fire at Car City remains under investigation

The early morning fire that destroyed two buildings and several vehicles at the Car City dealership on U.S. Highway 231 south of Brundidge in Coffee ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Monday, January 25, 2021 9:12 pm

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Sikorsky and Coast Guard reach agreement

Lockheed Martin’s Sikorsky recently made a $200 million contract with the U.S. Coast Guard, which will procure 25 new hulls for the Coast Guard’s MH-60T ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, January 25, 2021 9:10 pm

Brundidge

Suspects remain at at large after attempting to rob a connivence store

Two suspects remain at large after attempting to rob a convenience store in the 1000 block of U.S. Highway 231 in Brundidge. Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, January 25, 2021 12:46 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Northcutt commits to play football at Faulkner

For the third time this week a Pike Liberal Arts Patriot committed to play football at the collegiate level. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Friday, January 22, 2021 11:57 pm

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IAC welcomes visitors for ‘Faces of Vietnam’ collection

The International Arts Center at Troy University hosted a reservation-only guided tour Thursday night for Stephen Humphreys’ “Faces of Vietnam” collection. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, January 22, 2021 11:54 pm

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TRMC enters a new frontier

Troy Regional Medical Center has recently purchased Stryker Mako SmartRobotics, an advanced device that will assist in joint replacement surgery. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, January 22, 2021 11:50 pm

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Remembering Barbour County native Don Sutton

National Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher and a longtime announcer for the Atlanta Braves, Don Sutton died on January 18, 2021. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, January 22, 2021 9:44 pm

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fatal wreck on U.S. 231

A two-vehicle crash at approximately 4:10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 22, has claimed the life of Tallapoosa County man. Read more

by Submitted Article, Friday, January 22, 2021 8:00 am

Sports

Trojans conclude lengthy homestand against Chanticleers

The Troy University women’s basketball team concludes a seven game homestand when they take on Coastal Carolina inside Trojan Arena on Friday and Saturday. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:23 pm

Sports

Trojans travel to Conway to take on Coastal Carolina

The Troy Trojans finish off January with a two-game series against Coastal Carolina in Conway, South Carolina beginning on Friday evening. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:21 pm

Charles Henderson High School

Will Garner named new head coach at Daleville

Charles Henderson High School assistant football coach Will Garner is heading to Daleville to be the new head coach of the Warhawks’ football program. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:19 pm

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Local dancers represent Alabama in ‘Dancing Across America’

To celebrate the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, the dancers at Patti Rutland Jazz in Troy were virtually “Dancing in ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:15 pm

Coronavirus

‘Safer at Home’ healh order extended another six weeks

On Thursday, Gov. Kay Ivey extended Alabama’s “safer at home” health order six weeks to 5 p.m. March 5. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:09 pm

Coronavirus

Pike County Schools adjusting to virtual learning

Pike County Schools transitioned to all-virtual learning on January 12. The designated day to return to in-person learning was set for February 1, but Mark ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:07 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Pair of Patriots commit to Independence Community College

Two Pike Liberal Arts Patriots will continue to be teammates at the collegiate level next fall. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:23 pm

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TRMC offering new and innovative technology

Troy Regional Medical Center is very excited to now be offering innovative technology in total knee replacement with Stryker Mako Smartrobotics. Read more

by Submitted Article, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:17 pm

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First Missionary Baptist Church hosts food drive

First Missionary Baptist Church saw a need in the community and decided to fill that need by holding a food drive once a month. Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:15 pm

Brundidge

New Police Chief addresses council

Brundidge Police Chief Marquez James addressed the Brundidge City Council Tuesday night with assurance that he stands behind his commitment to serve the City of ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:12 pm

Coronavirus

Moderna vaccines in Pike County reach 543

As of January 20, 543 Moderna COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in Pike County to both health care workers and those ages 75 and up. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:11 pm

Charles Henderson High School

Early lead lifts Trojans over Andalusia

The Charles Henderson Trojans traveled to Andalusia to take on the Bulldogs on Tuesday night. The Trojans jumped out to an early 13-point lead and ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:42 pm