GOP chief: politics vital to future

Valario Johnson News Editor   Bill Armistead, Alabama’s Republican Party Chairman, addressed the College Republicans at Troy University, in which he stressed the bridge between the older and younger generation is growing shorter each day,…

Fraternity hosts fundraiser to benefit Push America

Greg Gilbert Staff Writer On Tuesday, Sept. 17, Push America will be having a fundraising night at Zaxby’s. From 5-9p.m., 10 percent of all profits earned during that time period at Zaxby’s will go the…

Be Ready Pike County Day

To the Troy Campus:   The Division of Student Services and the Office of Learning Initiatives, in conjunction with the Pike County Emergency Management Agency will host Be Ready Pike County Day on Thursday, September…

FarmHouse recognized nationally

By Kelsey Vickers   The Troy chapter of Farmhouse International Fraternity recently received the Ruby Cup award for its efforts as a fraternity. The Ruby Cup is an annual award given to the top chapter…

Pike County to hold Be Ready Day

Patrick Stephens   September has been designated as national preparedness month by the United States Department of Homeland Security. Pike County, as part of its efforts with the National Preparedness Month initiative, will be hosting…

Troy University, CHHS launch new success program

Patrick Stephens Troy University’s College of Education has recently announced a new after-school learning and tutoring initiative as part of a new partnership with Troy City Schools and AT&T Alabama. “Keeping our kids in school…

Professor explains book sit-in

Chase Robinson Copy Editor Jessica Long Staff Writer   Students in an English composition class and their professor performed a sit-in at the Barnes & Noble on campus on Thursday Aug. 22. Dr. Noel Harold…

Troy Transit opens in time for Trojans first…

Karli Mauldin and Cory Ray   Troy Transit is a product run out of a limited liability cooperation named En Route Enterprises. This new business is run by Troy alumni with the exception of two…

SGA and UAC working together

Karli Mauldin Troy University has big plans for game day thanks to the Student Government Association and the University Activities Council. Senior Tiffany Slater, the UAC president from Columbus, Ga. is excited to see how…

Troy Public Radio recognized

Jacob Barber Troy University Public Radio’s own “Community Focus” was named the Best Medium Market Talk Show by the organization at the seventh annual  “Best in Broadcasting Awards,” also referred to as the ABBYs, which…

Online class comes to Troy campus

Patrick Stephens Facts that students learn in Troy University's online nutrition courses can dispel myths, according to Dr. Teresa Johnson, associate professor of kinesiology and health promotion. “Ninety percent of what you will find online…

Sullivan

In 1934, the New York Southern Society began awarding the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award for excellence of character and service to humanity at Peabody College, in honor of New York lawyer Algernon Sydney Sullivan. Now, the award honors graduating…