Phi Alpha Honor Society for social work here

Hayden Freese Contributor Abby Taylor Online Content Editor Phi Alpha Honor Society begins its legacy as Troy’s first honor society for only social work majors. The society is now recognized as an official organization after…

Some students face struggles with TransLoc

Pradyot Sharma Staff Writer Troy University transportation services partners with the TransLoc application to provide real, live-time tracking for its users to track shuttle bus routes for students. Some students have been questioning the effectiveness…

Homecoming week activities to begin

Rachel Goodwin Staff Writer This year’s Homecoming theme is “Falling for Troy” in an effort to remind students and alumni why they fell in love with Troy University in the first place. “Our theme is…

The Front Porch faces legal action

Ashley Brown Staff Writer Emma Daniel Staff Writer The father of a 19-year-old woman, who was killed in a car accident in early 2016, is pursuing legal action against a Troy business for his daughter’s…

University annual safety report released

Tori Bedsole Features Editor Lilly Casolaro News Editor In 2016, Troy University reported two on-campus rapes, one case of fondling, two robberies, 11 on-campus burglaries and four motor vehicle thefts on campus, according to the…

Police recover stolen items found in Mississippi

Lilly Casolaro News Editor Troy University police officers will be traveling to Mississippi on Friday with warrants for the arrests of three men accused of burglary on Troy’s main campus. During Trojan Day on Saturday,…

Sunday alcohol coming

Sinclair Portis Staff Writer Tori Bedsole Features Editor In a referendum on Tuesday, Oct. 10, the residents of Troy voted 1,422-538 to allow alcohol sales on Sunday. According to City Clerk Alton Starling, the change…

Night walk finds no major safety threats

Hayden Freese Contributor The Student Welfare Committee of Troy’s Student Government Association (SGA) and Freshman Forum (FF) found no major problems that would cause an immediate threat to student safety during SGA’s annual night walk,…

Leukemia society honors fraternity

Rachel Goodwin Staff Writer The FarmHouse Fraternity at Troy University donated $25,000 to sponsor a research grant to support finding a cure for Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. The fraternity received an award from the Leukemia and Lymphoma…

Organizations give for hurricane relief

Rachel Goodwin Staff Writer Though Hurricane Harvey hit land over a month ago, the aftermath is still affecting those in Texas, and for one Troy professor, the damage really hit home. Shellye Vardaman, the president…