Troy University Police acquires free military-grade equipment

Tori Bedsole News Editor The Troy University Police Department has acquired around $1 million in free equipment through a military program, according to University Police Chief John McCall. The Military Surplus Program, through the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), allows state and city entities, such as university and city police and fire departments, to claim military equipment Read More

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Troy employs members of deaf community and advances ASL learning

Victoria Cirilli Staff Writer Troy University employs people from the deaf community in the area as part of the ground crew that maintains flower beds and lawns on campus. Charlotte Wittington is one of three employees currently on staff who are deaf; she is the landscape leader for the grounds crew. Wittington had no prior experience Read More

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Trump to send Troy University police to US-Mexico Border

Editor’s Note: Columns appearing under “Meanwhile in Sparta…” are works of fiction. Any references to real people, places or events are satirical statements that do not reflect real events. Emma Daniel Staff Writer The White House has announced that it intends to send the Troy University Police Department (TUPD) to the United States-Mexico border to curb Read More

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