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Pike County BOE approves summer camp locations - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Board of Education Board of Education met Monday night and approved requests for summer programs to be held at two locations. Summer ...



Pike County BOE honors fast-acting bus driver - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Board of Education honored bus driver Martina Sasser at its Monday meeting for her quick actions that possibly saved serious injuries to ...



Playoff-bound Pike County Bulldogs continue progressing  Dothan Eagle

BRUNDIDGE – With the weather turning cooler and playoff spots and region titles up for grabs, nobody should be surprised that Pike County is in the ...



SEAGD 'gives back' with donation to Pike County Schools - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Southeast Gas recently announced its 2019 Give Back to Schools contribution of more than $125,000 to 20 public school systems in Alabama. The Give Back to ...



Gymnasium wall collapses at Pike County High School - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Troy Fire Department responded to Pike County High School at approximately 5:36 p.m. Friday evening, to reports that multiple Oakman High football ...



CULTURE OF CHARACTER: PCHS uses grants to create murals - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

In August, Pike County High School was selected with 200 schools in the state to receive the Alabama Bicentennial Schools Grant. The $2,000 grants were ...



Pike County school board unveils plan for combined Banks School - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Approved the Pike County Schools Teacher Leadership Academy; Approved an agreement with East Central Mental Health to provide school-Based Mental ...



WORKS OF ART: PCHS students paint murals at Banks School - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Over the weekend, Banks Middle School was teeming with colorful excitement. Pike County High School art teacher, Carrie McLaney, and members of the Pike ...



Brundidge previews bicentennial exhibit - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The City of Brundidge hosted a reception for the Alabama Humanities Foundation's “Making Alabama” Bicentennial exhibit Sunday afternoon at the Fine Arts ...



Pike County Schools names teachers of the year - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The 2019 Pike County Schools “Teachers of the Year” were announced Thursday at the school system's Teacher In-*Service* Day. Dr. Mark Bazzell ...



Pike County High School committed to recycling - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Three years ago, Pike County High School won first place in an ADEM-sponsored recycling competition. Today, the students and teachers are just as committed ...



Pike County BOE honors board members - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The members of the Pike County Board of Education were honored with an appreciation reception Monday afternoon at the Pike County Board of Education ...



Bulldogs close out spring with Jamboree - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Bulldogs have made it a norm to use spring practice as an opportunity to regroup and get to know their new crop of players. With key players no ...



Troy Cablevision to spend $1.4M to bring broadband to rural Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy Cablevision will be extending broadband access to Goshen, Banks and Brundidge in the next two years as part of a $1.7 million project. Gov. Kay Ivey ...



Brundidge to host 'Making Alabama' bicentennial exhibit - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit is coming to Brundidge. The exhibit, presented by the Alabama Humanities Foundation, tells the larger than ...



PCBOE announces plan to build to combine Banks schools at one site - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The next big capital project for the Pike County Board of Education will be a $5 million project that will eventually house all Banks students, primary and ...



DYW participants near selection night - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

When the curtain comes up on the 2020 Pike County Distinguished Young Women program Saturday night at the Claudia Crosby Theater, the judges are going ...



NAACP gives out annual awards - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Judge U. W. Clemon urged guests at the annual NAACP Black Tie Banquet Saturday to take a stand during this “dark and depressing time.” “We stand where we ...



Pike County Cattlemen now accepting auction items - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Cattlemen's Annual Equipment Auction is set for Saturday, April 6 and already people are loading up in anticipation of yet another opportunity ...



Updated: Fatal Henderson wreck victims identified - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Updated 12:15 p.m. July 30. Two teenagers and a 70-year-old Troy man were killed in a three-vehicle crash late Monday near Henderson. Victims include ...



Footage of Brundidge murder, robbery suspect released; cash reward offered - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Authorities from multiple Pike County agencies held a press conference Thursday morning at the Pike County Courthouse to release surveillance video of a ...



Painful joints? Rain may be on the way, some say - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Brundidge Rotarian Don Dickert said the arthritis in his left hand was cured when he was stung four times by yellow jackets. However, Amy Minor, Troy Regional ...



Treasure Forest association gives awards - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Chapter of the Alabama TREASURE Forest Association hosted its annual chapter meeting Thursday in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist ...



Community mourns victims of fatal wreck - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

“It's going to take a long time to heal.” That's how Sheriff Russell Thomas described the shock felt throughout a close-knit Pike County community after a tragic ...



City Of Brundidge Working to Revitalize Downtown  Alabama News Network

The city of Brundidge is working to bring improvements to its downtown area. The town has formed committees to help look for ways to bring business, spruce up ...



Pike County Schools to release report on system's health - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Parents of Pike County Schools students will be receiving a report this evening detailing the financial and academic status of the school system. Dr. Mark Bazzell ...



NEW LOOK BULLDOGS: PCHS gearing up for season - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Bulldogs entered fall camp with plenty of new faces as they began preparations for what they hope is another long playoff run in 2019.



GONE FISHING: 'Kids Fishing Day' creates life-long memories - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

If Hattie Flowers could string all the fish she has caught, the stringer would reach from her hometown of Brundidge all the way to the Mississippi River. And, that's ...



Brundidge celebrates Independence Day - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The patriotic parade is sponsored annually by the Brundidge Business Association. Brundidge Mayor Isabell Boyd expressed excitement at the opportunity to ...



Brundidge police identify man found dead Wednesday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The man whose body was found behind a standing wall on city property near the nutrition center in Brundidge on Wednesday afternoon has been identified as ...



Kids Fishing Day to be held on Father's Day weekend - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County Kids' Fishing Day at Clay Hill Farms has become a Father's Day tradition for many families throughout the county. John and Carol Dorrill of Clay Hill ...



Brundidge store clerk shot, killed during robbery - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Authorities are investigating a murder in Brundidge after a man was found dead inside a local convenience store. Brundidge Police Chief Moses Davenport said ...



BIG CHANGES: Commission making critical decisions for Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Commission is in the middle of one of the most important stretches in recent history according to commissioners. In 2018, the commission saw ...



Memorial Day events scheduled for Monday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

U.S. Marine Col. (Retired) Ken Faircloth will be the featured speaker at the Memorial Day *Service* at 11 a.m. Monday at Bicentennial Park in Troy. The *service* is ...



Suspect in fatal 2017 Brundidge shooting begins trial - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Townsend, 25, of Brundidge, is charged with first-degree murder, in the May 2017 shooting death of Xavier Hakeem Thomas., also of Brundidge. Prosecutors ...



HONORED: Pike County Board of Education celebrated at reception - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Board of Education was honored at a reception prior to its regular meeting on Monday night at the board office. The reception was a local event ...



FOSTER LOVE: Pike County in need of more foster homes - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

By Lauren Johnson. “There are 30 children in the legal custody of the Pike County Department of Human Resources,” Patricia Faircloth the Director of the Pike ...



Troy man killed in wreck - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Troy man has died following a multi-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 231 on Thursday. Darien Tyreke Ballard, 21, succumbed to injuries from the wreck Friday ...



BREAKING NEWS: Suspect charged in Brundidge murder - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Leon Terrell Flowers, age 23, of Troy, Alabama has been charged with capital murder in the July 24 shooting and robbery at the J&S Buy Rite in Brundidge.



CHAMPIONS: Brundidge honors PCHS legends - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County High School former coaches Wayne Grant and Major Lane were the honored guests at the Celebration of Champions held in Brundidge Friday and ...



Woman may have falsified custody drug tests in Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Clopton woman suspected in a scheme to falsify drug tests may have also impacted cases in Pike County according to officials. Dale County District Attorney ...



NEW GROUND: Lockheed Martin begins construction on new missile production site - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

U.S. Air Force and local Alabama officials joined Lockheed Martin executives Thursday to break ground on the company's new strike systems production facility ...



HEARING BACK: Public gives feedback on jail project - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County residents got their first chance to give feedback on the construction of a new Pike County Jail Tuesday at Brundidge Station. Ken Upchurch ...



Empty Bowls fills needs in Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Once again, the generosity of Pike Countians came through in an effort to fill the Empty Bowls of friends and neighbors. The Salvation Army's Empty Bowls ...



Pike County man indicted on child sex abuse charges - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Pike County man has been arrested after being indicted on charges relating to the sexual abuse of a child under the age of 12. Alexander Cole, 27, was ...



Troy BOE names teachers of the year - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Troy City Schools Board of Education recognized teachers of the year Monday night from each of its three school systems. “We want to honor these three ...



WALK HARD: Pike County natives to hike for charity - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

This morning, 36 members of the Alpha Tau Omega (ATO) fraternity at Troy University will embark on a 128-mile trek to Panama City Beach to raise funds to ...



Second volunteer firefighter arrested - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A second Pike County volunteer firefighter has been charged with theft of property in an ongoing state investigation. Clifton Davis, 40, was arrested Monday and ...



Pike County at enhanced risk of storms, tornadoes Sunday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County is included in an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms Sunday that could lead to tornadoes and damaging winds more than 60 miles per hour.



Coppage appointed to Troy City Schools board - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Bo Coppage will take over the representation of District 3 on the Troy City Schools Board of Education after being appointed by the Troy City Council Tuesday.



Community remembers Boyd with fondness - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

In death, Joe Boyd's influence will continue to be felt for many years to come through the lives he influenced as a teacher, a coach and an administrator and as a ...



Nell Fuqua McLure Arnold - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Nell Fuqua McLure Arnold went to be with the Lord on March 2, 2019, after touching the lives of so many over her 94 years. Nell was a true Southern lady with ...



Chicken houses destroyed in fire - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Fire departments across Pike County responded to multiple chicken houses on fire in the Henderson area early Sunday morning. Hughey Stephens, chief of the ...



CATCHING MEMORIES: Record number of kids attend Fishing Day - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The sun was hot, a bee buzzed overhead Bray-Bray Wadley had not yet caught a fish but a smile spread across his young face that said, “Who cares?



Brundidge Council accepts lot, BOE plans to build recreation complex - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Brundidge City Council voted at its Tuesday meeting to accept property consisting of 28 acres on the city's South Main Street from the Brundidge Industrial ...



STORM-READY: Pike County braces for Hurricane Michael impact - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

As Hurricane Michael barreled toward the Gulf Coast Tuesday night, Pike County was serving as a refuge for evacuees even as officials across the county ...



NAACP Banquet is April 27 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Tickets are now on sale for the NAACP's annual Black Tie Banquet. Dianna Bascomb, president of the Pike County NAACP, said the banquet is the ...



WHY PIKE COUNY? Rex, Kimber officials explain reasons they came - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Chamber of Commerce hosted Kimber Manufacturing and Rex Lumber Monday morning to answer the question “Why Pike County?” at the ...



Whitaker returns from deployment, surprises family - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Steve Whitaker slipped into the back of the classroom at Banks Primary School just in time before school ended Tuesday after returning from his third ...



A NEW LIGHT: Poes put finishing touches on 'House of Hope' - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

“Close, but not done,” Bobby Poe said with a smile as he stood in the sun-filled hallway of the House of Hope Wednesday afternoon. “But there is a light at the ...



FORWARD DRIVE: Jackson takes over Ford dealership - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

By Lauren Johnson. Jim Jackson, the owner of Bill Jackson Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC, is now the proud owner of Bill Jackson Ford, formerly Pike County ...



Meeksville to host Fourth of July parade Thursday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

For eight years now, Meeksville has hosted Pike County's Fourth of July Parade. Locals and those from outlying areas whoa enjoy a Norman Rockwell-kind of ...



Thomas Hamilton Outlaw - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Thomas Hamilton Outlaw, 68, of Troy died Monday, January 14, 2019, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Thomas was first and foremost a child of God.



GIVING MORE THAN THANKS: Griffin family carries on Thanksgiving tradition - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Seventeen years ago, Cornelius and Kimberly Griffin were living in New York City. He was a defensive tackle for the New York Giants and was living many ...



Former Charles Henderson Trojan lands at Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Former Charles Henderson Middle School basketball head basketball coach Justin Cope is heading to Pike County High School. Cope has been involved with ...



Pet Photo Contest underway - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Get out the camera, the iPhone or whatever else it is that captures images and start shooting. The Humane Society of Pike County 's 2020 Pet Photo Contest is ...



House of Hope to host open house for Adult, Teen Challenge in Brundidge - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Alabama Adult and Teen Challenge in Brundidge will host open house for the House of Hope from 3 until 5 p.m. on March 29 and follow with a banquet at ...



PCHS wins state award for school safety - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Attorney General Steven Marshall presented Pike County High School with the 2016 Attorney General's Safe School Initiative Award for Excellence for Alabama ...



Brundidge missing person found dead - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Brundidge police are investigating the death of a missing person after his body was discovered Wednesday evening. Brundidge Police Chief Moses Davenport ...



FILLING THE GAP: Proposed law would provide help in mental health crisis - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County Probate Judge Michael Bunn wants to bridge one of the many gaps in Alabama's mental health system, and he wants to do it with a new law.



WPA Theater presents 'The Audrey Sheppard Williams Story' - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Audrey Sheppard walked away from the red clay fields of Pike County into the glaring spotlight of her husband, legendary country music star Hank Williams.



Troy Parks and Recreation Department hosts camp - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Justin Cope has long hosted a basketball camp at the Troy Recreation Center during the summer. This year's installment will take place from July 22 through the ...



Guns, pot seized in Brundidge drug bust - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County Sheriff's deputies have arrested three Brundidge men in connection with a drug raid that resulted in the confiscation of a pound of marijuana, nearly ...



TRUNK OR TREAT: Halloween festivities begin in Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Families stopped by Park Memorial United Methodist Church and St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church Wednesday night to fill their baskets with candy and dress ...



Pike County residents assisting hurricane victims - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County utility crews were ready to respond to extensive power outages in the area as Hurricane Michael threatened to bring it's destructive force here.



Troy man charged with attempted murder - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Police have arrested and charged a Troy man with attempted murder following a Sunday shooting that injured two men at a Troy restaurant. Troy Police Chief ...



Damage reported after apparent tornado - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Updated at 11 a.m.. Heavy damage was reported in Pike County after a possible tornado Sunday morning. In Troy, three mobile homes were flipped over in ...



NEW GROUND: Pike County BOE breaks ground on $1m advanced learning center - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Board of Education broke ground on the Pike County Schools' $1 million-plus Advanced Academics and Accelerated Learning Center at 205 ...



Tornadoes possible tonight - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Just four days after an EF1 tornado carved its way through Troy on Sunday, a very similar storm system is threatening Pike County once again. The National ...



Ramer man convicted of federal felony gun, drug charges in Troy - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

MONTGOMERY – A federal jury convicted a Ramer man Wednesday, June 5, with three federal felony charges in connection to an incident in Troy in July 2017.



Shooting death ruled a murder-suicide - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Preliminary results from an autopsy of two Troy residents who died in a shooting on Wednesday reveal that the man and woman were killed in an apparent ...



HURRICANE MICHAEL: Storm could head toward Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

As of 8 p.m. Monday night, it was still unclear just what kind of weather impact to expect from Hurricane Michael in Pike County. “The latest track has shifted ...



TroyFest the 'premier fine art festival' in Central Alabama - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

With more than 40 new artists having confirmed their acceptance to TroyFest 2019, this year's festival promises to be the premier fine art festival in the central ...



Rex Lumber preparing to become fully operational - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Rex Lumber Troy general manager Jared Banta said the new state-of-the-art saw mill will be fully operational by August 1. Banta said the mill is now undergoing ...



Saving our Youth gives out school supplies - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Saving Our Youth doubled the size of its annual school supply drive in its second year, giving out 1,000 supply bags to participating students. Lashonda Martin ...



Shooting suspect arrested, another sought - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Police have charged one man with attempted murder connected to the shooting of two men in Troy on April 11 and are seeking another suspect. Police obtained ...



Pettis named DHS Teacher of the Year | Daleville  The Southeast Sun

Now-retired Daleville High School English teacher Julane Pettis was named the school's 2018-19 Teacher of the Year, a great accomplishment after 33 years of ...



Hydock to debut 'Taking Sides: The story of Audrey Sheppard Williams' tonight - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The tickets have been sold, the stage is set and tonight the We Piddle Around Theater in Brundidge will present the premiere of “Taking Sides: A Story of Audrey ...



FAIR SEASON: Pike County Fair opens Tuesday, Oct. 2 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

When the cotton fields whiten and peanuts are boiling in the pot, that's a sure sign that it's county fair time. And nowhere is the county fair more anxiously awaited ...



Pike County Board of Education reveals five-year capital plan - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Dr. Mark Bazzell, superintendent of Pike County Schools, reported to Pike County Board of Education Monday that the system's Advanced Academics and ...



Community remembers former fire chief Thomas Outlaw - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The death of retired Troy Fire Chief Thomas Outlaw on Monday sent ripples of sadness across his hometown of Troy and throughout the county. Outlaw went to ...



Residents escape house fire in Troy - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Two people escaped a house fire in Troy Friday morning before firefighters extinguished the blaze. Troy Fire Chief Michael Stephens said firefighters were ...



Searches resume after tornado kills 23 in Alabama - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

BEAUREGARD, Ala. (AP) — Rescuers tore through rubble and wreckage Monday in a search for survivors amid homes torn from foundations, shredded metal ...



Special Olympics State Games to be hosted at Troy University - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Nearly 1,500 athletes and approximately 350 of their coaches and chaperones will compete in the Special Olympics Alabama State Games at Troy University.



District Judge William Hightower retires after 42 years in office - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

After 42 years on the bench, District Judge William “Bill” Hightower is retiring. Friends and colleagues crowded the main courtroom at the Pike County ...



Kelley joins Alabama Department of Education - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

It took Dr. Brock Kelley becoming the principal of Charles Henderson High School to find his passion. “I didn't know what my passion was until it kind of hit me in ...



Troy student groups to host gay pride event on campus - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy University senior Grantham Patterson said he knows how it feels to “come out of the closet” and not feel supported. “I had a difficult experience with my ...



Gas tax takes effect Sept. 1 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County residents and people across the state of Alabama will be paying an extra 6 cents per gallon at the gas tank beginning in September. The price ...



Troy man struck, killed by vehicle while crossing Elba Highway - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Troy man lost his life Thursday night when he was struck by a vehicle while he apparently attempted to cross Alabama Highway 87. James Clay Wright, was ...



Murder trial begins Wednesday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Xavier Hakeem Thomas, 22, was sitting in his car at Walding Circle in Brundidge on June , 2017, when he was shot and killed. Wednesday, three people will ...



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