Montgomery elects first black mayor

Pradyot Sharma Editor-in-Chief Montgomery elected its first black mayor as county probate judge Steven Reed defeated David Woods in a run-off election. This adds historical significance as Montgomery was the first capital of the Confederacy and a major part of the civil rights movement.  According to preliminary unofficial results, published by Montgomery’s government website, Reed received Read More

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Hawkins recieves Global Leadership Award

Lirona Joshi Staff Writer Global Ties Alabama has awarded Troy University Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins Jr. the Global Leadership Award, recognizing his continued commitment to internationalization. Hawkins received the award alongside Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange during the organization’s annual meeting and diplomacy luncheon at the Capital City Club in Montgomery. “He has been a catalyst for Read More

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