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ART TALKS: Joan Word leads virtual tour of historic Troy - Troy Messenger
Troy artist Joan Word took a group of local residents on a virtual tour of the historic homes in downtown Troy Wednesday and presented a “talk” on turn of the century architecture. The Johnson Center for the Arts hosted the Art Talk, which provided ...
PCHS named ‘Mix It Up Model School’ - Troy Messenger
The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance program has named Pike County High School as a Mix It Up Model School for its exemplary efforts to foster respect and understanding among its students and throughout its campus during the 2014-2015 ...
Responders enforce car safety for kids - Troy Messenger
First -responders across Pike County took steps this week to be more educated in the proper uses and installations of car seats and child restraint systems for motor vehicles. Statistics show the leading cause of death in children ages 3-14 in the United ...
CELEBRATED: Goshen High School hosts its first ever sports banquet honoring all GHS athletic teams - Troy Messenger
For the first time in its history, Goshen High School athletics hosted a sports banquet, which honored all sports and student athletes participating in them. Goshen Athletic Director Bart Snyder said the school presented certificates of recognition to 175 ...
TroyFest artist uses common materials for art - Troy Messenger
People read newspapers, use the old ones for wrapping or packaging, and clip articles for scrapbooks and keepsakes. Yet, for Kelly Olszyk, the 2014 TroyFest Best of Show recipient, newspaper is an instrumental part of her art. Olszyk is coming back to the ...
Chinese folk dancing at Johnson Center - Troy Messenger
The Johnson Center for the Arts and the Troy University Confucius Institute will offer a unique arts opportunity for the public during the annual TroyFest arts and crafts show Saturday and Sunday in downtown Troy. Institute directors and international ...
Two CHHS golf team members qualify for sectionals - Troy Messenger
Two golfers at Charles Henderson High School have qualified for the AHSAA sectional golf tournament, and the entire team had a strong showing in an invitational match at the Troy Country Club against Andalusia Wednesday. CHHS junior Lindsay Lee and 7th ...
CHHS to host Rehobeth - Troy Messenger
State and national rankings are fine and good, but the Trojans of Charles Henderson High are aware that where you stand at the end of the season is the only ranking that really matters. Ranked No. 1 in the state in Class 5A and listed among several ...
Trojans mean business - Troy Messenger
Fifteen members from Charles Henderson High School FBLA recently atended the 64th Annual Alabama FBLA State Leadership Conference in Birmingham on April 16-17. The chapter received a plaque of recognition for attaining Outstanding Level in the Blueprint ...
Asian Market sparks American interest - Troy Messenger
Tee Nguyen, co-owner of Buff n Stuff nail salon, has recently ventured into another business that is close to his heart and his taste. Asian Market opened its door in February with the goal to meet the locals’ need for an oriental grocery store.
USDA reminds farmers to certify conservation compliance by June 1 - Troy Messenger
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds farmers that the 2014 Farm Bill requires producers to file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification form (AD-1026) with their local USDA service center ...
Home damaged in fire - Troy Messenger
The Troy Police Department and the Troy Fire Department responded to a house fire in the 200 block of Glenwood Avenue at approximately 9:20 p.m. Thursday. The home was completely engulfed in flames when responders arrived on the scene. No one was reported ...
Grady Farol Judah - Troy Messenger
Grady Farol Judah, age 79, of Troy, passed away April 22, 2015. Funeral service for Mr. Judah will be Saturday, April 25, 2015, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Green Hills Funeral Home with Rev. Jeremy Davis and Mickey Daughtry officiating. Visitation will be ...
Lockheed reports solid first quarter - Troy Messenger
While Lockheed Martin reported a solid first quarter of the fiscal year, officials are seeing declining demand for the products in the missile and fire control programs, including those produced in Pike County. The company reported a first-quarter net ...
HEROES HONORED: PLAS students recognize community members for being local heroes - Troy Messenger
More than 1,000 students from Pike Liberal Arts, Troy Elementary and Pike County Schools will gather in the next few weeks to celebrate completing the 10-week Super Citizen Program that teaches students the importance of their roles in America’s future.