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Students shine in ‘art the size of a dollar bill’ exhibit

Imagine walls and walls covered with dollar bills. How impressive would that be? Read more | Add your comment

Patriots fall in region title game

The Pike Liberal Arts Patriots fell to Glenwood 26-7 with the AISA Class 3A Region 1 championship on ... Read more | Add your comment

PCHS punches playoff ticket

BRUNDIDGE, AL - Two evenly matched teams fought toe-to-toe Friday night with an AHSAA Class 3A playoff berth ... Read more | Add your comment

Farm City group gets insight into Rex Lumber

Pike County Chamber of Commerce Farm-City Committee selected Rex Lumber for the committee’s 2020 Farm-City Tour. Read more | Add your comment

News

Shooting leaves three injured

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

by Staff Reports.

News

Female Factor suspends programs for now

After several months of broadcasting Female Factor live from the Troy Cable studio, the Female Factor Advisory Board has decided to fully suspend programs until ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jaine Treadwell.

Ariton

Ariton secures playoff spot, Goshen falls to the Knights

The Ariton Purple Cats secured a spot in the Class 2A state playoffs with a 40-6 win over Cottonwood on Friday night in Ariton. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:07 pm

Sports

Troy celebrates homecoming against GSU

The Troy Trojans close out a three-game home stand Saturday afternoon when they take on Sun Belt Conference foe Georgia State at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:00 pm

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Halloween fun planned all week at TPL

The Troy Public Library has long been known for having the biggest Halloween bash in town. Shanlie Wolter, children’s librarian, said this year’s bash will ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, October 23, 2020 10:57 pm

News

Hodges joins TRMC

Troy Regional Medical Center is excited to introduce general surgeon, LeRoy W. Hodges to the Troy, Pike County and surrounding communities. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, October 23, 2020 10:53 pm

News

Absentee ballot deadline is approaching

The clock is ticking toward the deadline for applications for absentee ballots to be accepted for the Nov. 3 general election. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Friday, October 23, 2020 10:51 pm

News

Two men charged with second degree rape

Two Conecuh County men have been charged with rape in connection with the sexual assault of a juvenile. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 23, 2020 12:57 pm

Pike County High School

Bulldogs look to secure playoff berth against Reeltown

The Pike County Bulldogs look to secure a spot in the upcoming playoffs when they host Reeltown on Friday night in Brundidge. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, October 22, 2020 10:14 pm

News

COVID-19 losses push theater to bankruptcy

Citing lost revenues from the COVID-19 shutdown, the owners of Continental Cinemas confirmed Thursday they have closed the Troy theater and are seeking bankruptcy protection. Read more

by Stacy Graning, Thursday, October 22, 2020 5:21 pm

Goshen

104-year-old Goshen resident casts absentee ballot, cites privilege of voting

Although there are still a few days remaining before the October 29 deadline for absentee voting in the general election, Sarah C. Jones of Goshen ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Thursday, October 22, 2020 5:19 pm

News

TCS students returning to traditional setting

Troy City Schools is preparing for more than 160 students to return to traditional classrooms as the second nine weeks begins on Monday. Read more

by Stacy Graning, Thursday, October 22, 2020 5:16 pm

Goshen High School

Eagles host Montgomery-Catholic

The Goshen Eagles close out their season on Friday night when they host Montgomery Catholic at Eagles Stadium in Goshen. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, October 22, 2020 5:14 pm

Charles Henderson High School

Charles Henderson cancels the remainder of their football season

Charles Henderson announced this week that they will be canceling the remainder of their high school football season. Read more

by Mike Hensley, Thursday, October 22, 2020 10:51 am

Ariton

Ariton looks to secure playoff berth on Friday

The Ariton Purple Cats look to win their last game of the regular season and become playoff eligible when they play Cottonwood on the road ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:55 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Lady Patriots begin play in regional tournament

The Pike Liberal Arts volleyball team begins its postseason this afternoon at Glenwood. The Patriots will be one of four teams to make it to ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:53 pm

Pike Liberal Arts School

Patriots to play for Region 1 championship

A region championship will be on the line Friday night when the Pike Liberal Arts Patriots host the Glenwood Gators in Troy. It will be ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:50 pm

Brundidge

Brundidge council considers rezoning request, canvasses runoff voting

The Brundidge City Council met Tuesday night at Brundidge City Hall for a planned public hearing prior to its regular meeting to consider the rezoning ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:47 pm

News

Monticello to receive new historical marker this weekend

The Pike County Historical, Genealogical and Preservation Society will be dedicating the new historical marker for Monticello at 2 p.m. Sunday at Monticello Baptist Church. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:45 pm

News

Helms closing First Impression store

After 30 years of clothing the county, First Impression is closing its doors in downtown Troy. Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:20 pm

News

No parade, but Troy homecoming will carry on

Troy University will celebrate its 2020 Homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 24, under the theme of “Home Sweet TROY.” Read more

by Submitted Article, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:17 pm

Ariton

Playoff seeds on the line Friday night

Pike Liberal Arts will play for  region title, while Pike County and Ariton hope to lock down playoff spots during what will be a busy ... Read more

by Mike Hensley, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:30 pm

News

Calling all kids to ‘Pipers in the Park’

The Department of Theater and Dance at Troy University will host a 50-year celebration of the Pied Pipers, the children’s theater group, with Pipers in ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:27 pm

News

County mourns patriot’s passing: ‘One of the hardest working men I’ve ever known’

The death of Max Thrash, 99, on October 13, 2020, brought a final rest to a member of the Greatest Generation, one of Pike County’s ... Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:25 pm

Coronavirus

Pike County to return pre-K, kindergarten students

Pike County Schools will begin a phased-in return to traditional classroom settings on Nov. 2 . Read more

by Stacy Graning, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:20 pm

News

Dems to host drive-in vote rally with Jones

Dems to host drive-in vote rally with Jones Read more

by Jaine Treadwell, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:18 pm

Coronavirus

After improvement, virus cases worsening in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic appears to be worsening again in Alabama after weeks of improvement as residents grow weary of preventive measures ... Read more

by Submitted Article, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:14 pm