Troy student wrestles with the pros

Zach Henson Staff Writer A Troy student is spending her fall semester enrolled in wrestling school at Reality of Wrestling (ROW) in Texas. Angela Arnold, a senior communication major from Gilbertown, began her journey on…

Physics Club to host solar eclipse viewing

Zach Henson Staff Writer Troy residents will be able to view an 80 to 90 percent solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). A solar eclipse is…

Student appointed to Pike County Board of Education

  Tori Bedsole Features Editor A Troy University student has made history by becoming the youngest member appointed to the Pike County Board of Education. Justin Davis, a senior criminal justice major from Troy who…

Then and now: Troy dining

Tori Bedsole Features Editor During my internship this summer, one of my co-workers gave me the idea to start a ‘Then and Now’ column for how Troy University has changed over the years. There have…

Senior thesis art program to be held in…

Pratiksha Joshi Staff Writer The first student art show will be held in the International Arts Center (IAC) to showcase this year’s senior thesis program beginning on Wednesday, May 3. The art show will be…

Troy underreporting sex crimes?

Michael Shipma Sports Editor Troy University is most likely underreporting sexual assaults that take place on its campus, according to Herbert Reeves, dean of student services. Reeves said in an interview that while the university…

Red Cross hoping for fresh start

Sinclair Portis Staff Writer The Troy University American Red Cross Club has rebooted the organization for a fresh start with all new executive officers and with a dedication of seeking new members. The Red Cross…

5K to honor fallen veterans

Zach Henson Staff Writer Troy for Troops is hosting a 5K run to honor Lance Cpl. Ryan Winslow on Saturday, April 29. Winslow, a 19-year-old from Hoover, was killed in action three weeks into a…

Student Spotlight: Karissa Matthews

Sinclair Portis Staff Writer Karissa Matthews, a senior criminal justice major from Atmore, has created a new line of handmade swimwear called Ris Nicole. Matthews said although she never saw herself as an entrepreneur, she…

Letter-writing workshop to be held

Zach Henson Staff Writer The Troy University Writing Center is hosting a letter-writing workshop on Saturday, April 15, from 10 a.m. until noon. Participants in the Writing Center’s “The Art of the Letter” workshop will…

Student Spotlight: Lydia Williams

Sinclair Portis Staff Writer Lydia Williams, a junior broadcast journalism major from Lillian, is building a corporation with her business of photography and makeup, while juggling being a student. Williams began taking photos at the…