Ivey proposes $4.1 million funding increase

Zach Henson Editor-in-Chief Governor Kay Ivey has proposed a $4.1 million increase in state funding for Troy University, potentially offering relief from rising tuition costs, according to Chancellor Jack Hawkins, Jr. “The last 10 years was a lost decade for higher education funding in Alabama,” Hawkins said. “I’m delighted growth in the economy may result in Read More

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Corruption-free Ivey can bring growth to state

Sam Stroud Staff Writer With the Alabama gubernatorial election less than a month away, Republican incumbent Kay Ivey is leading most polls with over 50 percent of the vote. There are a few reasons for this lead other than the R next to the Alabama governor’s name. In the aftermath of former Gov. Robert Bentley’s scandalous Read More

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