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State hospitalizations ‘out of control’

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama on Monday reached a new high for the number of people in state ... Read more | Add your comment

After nearly 40 years, Williamson retires from PCSO

After almost 40 years of service in law enforcement, Capt. Bob Williamson celebrated his retirement with family, friends, ... Read more | Add your comment

Trojans fall to Appalachian State

BOONE, N.C. – Troy dropped a Sun Belt Conference road tilt against Appalachian State, 47-10, Saturday evening at ... Read more | Add your comment

HOLIDAY IN LIGHTS

“All for the love of Christmas!” That’s why Christmas in Ansley came into being and why it went public ... Read more | Add your comment

Coronavirus

TCS to contract for deep cleaning over break

Troy City Schools will contract with an outside company to provide deep cleaning of the schools during Thanksgiving break. Read more | Add your comment

by Stacy Graning.

News

Shooting leaves three injured

An early morning shooting on Saturday left three men injured. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Charles Henderson High School

Trojans fall to Enterprise on the road, 57-46

For the second time this season the Charles Henderson Trojans fell to Enterprise on Monday night. The Trojans were outscored in the second half 31-24 ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Monday, November 30, 2020 9:56 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Lady Patriots improve to 2-0 with win over the Kings

Six different Lady Patriots scored in Pike’s 43-29 win over the Wiregrass Kings on Monday evening in Dothan. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Monday, November 30, 2020 9:55 pm

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Troy BOE reviews bus costs

Troy City Schools would need more than $945,000 in local funding to create and run a system-wide bus transportation program. Read more

by Stacy Graning, Monday, November 30, 2020 9:52 pm

News

CrimeStoppers offers $1,000 reward for info in Union Springs shooting

Central Alabama CrimeStoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for any information that leads to any arrest(s) regarding the shooting incident at Club Faces. Read more

by Submitted Article, Monday, November 30, 2020 5:54 pm

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St. Marks services community through growing food pantry

During the nationwide times of uncertainty, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church has remained a constant beacon of hope and humanity for Troy and the Pike County ... Read more

by Submitted Article, Friday, November 27, 2020 7:00 pm

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Morgan named new E911 director

David Morgan has been on the job as the Pike County E911 director for two weeks. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, November 27, 2020 7:00 pm

News

Christmas parade will roll this year in Troy

Christmas is coming to Troy and it will be ushered in, as always, with a fun and exciting Christmas Parade. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, November 27, 2020 7:00 pm

Sports

Troy hits the road to take on Appalachian State

The Trojans ride to Boone, North Carolina having lost three out of their last four games. They begin the final stretch of the season on ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Friday, November 27, 2020 7:00 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Lady Patriots enter season focused on goals

Brandon Matthews and the Pike Liberal Arts Lady Patriots began their season with a win over Macon-East earlier this week. The Patriots hope it’s a ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, November 26, 2020 10:17 pm

Coronavirus

Hospitals brace for holiday surge

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama hospitals are bracing for a post-holiday surge in COVID-19 cases since infections were already rising before Thanksgiving gatherings, hospital officials ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, November 26, 2020 10:14 pm

Coronavirus

State adds more than 2,600 new cases

Alabama added more than 2,600 cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, as experts warned of a post-holiday surge while families and friends gathered for Thanksgiving. Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, November 26, 2020 10:12 pm

Charles Henderson High School

Shorts scores 23 in Charles Henderson’s 65-9 win over Cottonwood

The Charles Henderson Trojans finished play in the Carroll Thanksgiving Tournament with dominating 65-9 win over Cottonwood on Wednesday afternoon. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:43 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Patriots eager to take final step and win a state title

After making it to the AISA State Championship last season, the Pike Liberal Arts boy’s basketball team is eager to take the next step in ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:42 pm

Brundidge

‘Tupper’ welcomes Christmas

Christmas is coming and “Tupper” has a variety of fun and learning activities planned for this most wonderful time of the year. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:39 pm

News

Challancin’s pigs win 4-H prize

Hope Challancin, a Charles Henderson ninth-grader, participated in the 2020 Wiregrass 4-H Pig Pen project and the pig she raised was judged the Reserve Champion ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:37 pm

Coronavirus

Reeves: Fight COVID fatigue and stay safe

The COVID fatigue is real, but now is not the time to become lax in safety habits. Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 5:36 pm

Sports

Tide’s Saban tests positive for virus, will miss Iron Bowl

The Iron Bowl will be without its biggest star. No. 1 Alabama's iconic coach Nick Saban tested positive for COVID-19 just before the game with ... Read more

by Submitted Article, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 1:10 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

PLAS Cheerleaders qualify for nationals

Nearly a week after winning the AISA State Championship, the Pike Liberal Arts cheerleading team qualified for nationals at the UCA Cheer Regional Qualifier on ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 6:08 pm

Sports

Lindsey eager to return to the Trojan sideline

Troy head coach Chip Lindsey missed Saturday’s game against Middle Tennessee State after he tested positive for COVID-19 last Wednesday. If all goes well this ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 6:00 pm

News

Updated: Adams Glass to host Christmas Open House

Christmas Open House at Adams Glass Studio has been a Thanksgiving tradition for people around Pike County  for 42 years and the tradition continues. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 5:58 pm

Brundidge

Griffin family hosts holiday meal

Neither rain nor sleet nor COVID-19 have kept the Cornelius Griffin family from hosting a Brundidge community Thanksgiving dinner for the elderly and shut-ins. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 5:55 pm

Brundidge

Brundidge ready to welcome Santa

News Flash! Santa Claus is coming to Brundidge! Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 5:53 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Patriots open up season on the road against Macon-East

The Pike Liberal Arts Patriots began their 2020-2021 basketball season on the road Monday night against Macon-East Academy. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Monday, November 23, 2020 10:11 pm

News

Jail plans move ahead

Pike County Commissioners approved the next steps in the construction of a new jail complex on Monday. Read more

by Stacy Graning, Monday, November 23, 2020 10:09 pm

Coronavirus

Health officials beg for caution at Thanksgiving

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Doctors and health officials on Monday pleaded with people to take precautions during Thanksgiving — such as skipping large indoor gatherings ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, November 23, 2020 10:08 pm