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'Making Alabama' exhibit closes Friday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The “Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit” opened at the Fine Arts Center at Pike County High School in Brundidge with a private showing for Pike ...



Wall Collapse Injures 5 Football Players at Pike County High School  Alabama News Network

Five high school football players from Oakman High School are recovering after a wall collapsed onto them at Pike County High School. According to Pike ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



TRENDING UP: School systems improve average ACT scores - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A new report released by the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama (PARCA) shows that both local school systems improved average ACT scores from ...



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 ...



Alabama Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit Comes to Pike County  Alabama News Network

Alabama's 200th birthday celebrations continue. The Alabama Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit has been making stops across the state since March. It's currently ...



Pike County school board makes personnel action - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Board of Education held it last regular meeting of 2018 Monday night. Dr. Mark Bazzell, school superintendent, wished the system's entire staff ...



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 ...



Our History: 'Making Alabama' exhibit opens - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Since March 18, the “Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit “ has been crisscrossing Alabama. When the exhibit makes its final stop in November, ...



Premier gives Jeep to PCHS grad - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Friday night was already a special one for graduating senior Ericka Rodgers of Pike County High School. The night was made even more special when officials ...



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 ...



MOVING UP: Kindergarten students graduate - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The kindergarten classes at Troy Elementary School, Goshen Elementary School, Pike County Elementary School and Banks Primary School all took the next ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



TroyFest honors student art winners - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The 2019 TroyFest Student Art Show Competition entries are the featured exhibition in the upper gallery of the Johnson Center for the Arts through May 11.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Pike County Heart Walk set for Feb. 28 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Once again the Pike County Heart Walk will offer a chance for local residents to come exercise, eat and win prizes – but the greatest prize will be maintaining ...



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 ...



Wright Wins Award - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Seven different individuals took home the AHSAAA Making a Difference Award earlier this month and Pike County High School Principal Willie Wright was one ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



27 hogs shot, killed in Brundidge - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Brundidge Police Chief Moses Davenport said 27 hogs had been shot and killed and five others had been shot. The incident is under further investigation by the ...



vehicle claims life of Pike County man - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

TROY POST – A single vehicle crash at approximately 10 a.m. today, March 9th, has claimed the life of a Pike County man. Byron Tucker Floyd, 19, was killed ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



VICTORIOUS: Republicans win races in Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The results are in from the general election and Pike County voters have chosen the candidates they want to represent them. In the only local race, Pike and ...



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 ...



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 ...



ACHIEVED: Pike County High School seniors earn diplomas - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

As the sun set on Bulldog Stadium Friday night, there was a new day dawning for the Pike County High School Class of 2017. An anxious and nervous silence ...



Missing Brundidge man found alive - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

But on Saturday, Brogdon was as lost in rural Pike County as if he had been dropped down in the wilderness of the Great Northwest. Brogdon awoke sometime ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



DISTINGUISHED: Robledo selected 2020 Pike County DYW - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Isabel Robledo, a senior at Pike Liberal Arts School, will represent Pike County as its 2020 Distinguished Young Woman. Robledo was awarded the prestigious ...



'Movie money' used as currency in Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy Bank and Trust reported Tuesday that officials have received three replica bills meant only for cinematic use in the past two days. “We want to make sure ...



4-8-2019 Police reports - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Arrests. 4-4-2019. Ashe, Harriet Vinessa, Age 49, Trojan Way, Criminal Trespass Third Degree. Minor arrest Smart Road for unauthorized Use of a Vehicle.



Chamber announces leadership changes - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pike County Chamber of Commerce on Friday announced leadership changes for the 2019 year. Chamber President Kathy Sauer has announced her ...



Pike County United Appeal to host 'Master of the Grill' contest - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

That's a question that will not been answered until November 10. However, the winners of the Pike County United Appeal's 2nd Annual Veteran's Day Master of ...



Local students represent Pike at Boys State, Girls State conventions - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Local students have gotten an up-close look at how the government functions at Boys State and Girls State. “According to American Legion Auxiliary, the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Local mental health bill awaits governor's signature - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A bill that would allow Pike County law enforcement officers to transport individuals possibly suffering from mental health issues for hospital evaluation passed ...



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 ...



Police identify man fatally shot while hunting Saturday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Police have identified a man shot and killed in Troy Saturday in what police believe to be a hunting accident. Troy Police Chief Randall Barr said Benjamin ...



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 ...



Schools report enrollment numbers - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Enrollment in Pike County Schools is up this year while numbers in the Troy City Schools system and Pike Liberal Arts School have fallen from last year.



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 ...



Pike Animal Shelter offers opportunity to rent dogs - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The heavy rain was starting to fall once again as Hannah Jones pulled into the Pike Animal Shelter Monday afternoon. She was there to return the dog she had ...



Jail project enters 'second phase' - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

After deciding Monday night to locate a new county jail somewhere other than the current site, the commission is now on to “phase two” of the project.



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.



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 ...



Messenger readers to select 'Pick of Pike' winners with Reader's Choice - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Readers of The Messenger can now choose their favorite local places that they believe are the “Pick of Pike” in the annual Reader's Choice competition.



Brundidge woman killed in wreck - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Brundidge woman was killed in a wreck Thursday when the car she was driving left the roadway and struck a tree. Vanessa Terry, 47, was driving on Alabama ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



GROWTH SPURT: Economic development boons in 2018 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

“It's been an absolutely phenomenal year for economic development,” said Marsha Gaylard, president of the Pike County Economic Development Corporation.



Dawson achieves his goal, signs with UNA - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

When Caleb Dawson was an eighth grader at Goshen High, head football coach Bart Snyder and defensive coordinator Mike Wilcoxin explained to the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Goshen teen missing - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Lt. Troy Johnson, investigator with the Pike County Sheriff's Office, said the family of 14-year-old Garrett Lanham has reported him missing from his home in the ...



Dr. Bill Denison leaves legacy in Troy community - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The impact of Dr. William “Bill” Denison's death on Friday was felt across many segments of the Troy community and left many hearts saddened. Denison ...



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 ...



National education board takes flight in Pike County Schools visit - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Carol Jago grinned as she talked about the flight she had finished just moments earlier at the Troy Municipal Airport. “It was so easy and beautiful,” she said.



Man charged with rape - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy police have arrested a man suspected in the rape of a Troy woman on March 24. Police arrested Richard Alexander Davidson, 20, of Tallassee, on Friday ...



Relay for Life set for May 3 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Cancer survivors, caregivers and supporters will join together on Friday, May 3 to celebrate victory over the disease, remember the people lost and raise funds ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



REMEMBERED: Pike County Korean War veterans awarded medals - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Words are to inadequate to express appreciation for those who have gone onto foreign soil in defense of freedom. Troy Mayor Jason A. Reeves said his words of ...



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 ...



Distinguished Young Women begin week-long journey - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County's Distinguished Young Women participants will spend this week involved in a variety of activities leading up the Pike County DYW Program ...



DAR honors 2019 Good Citizens - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Oliver Wiley Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution honored the recipients of the 2019 Good Citizens Awards at the DAR's meeting at the Troy ...



Local teacher, students receive scholarships to attend space camp - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Two students and a teacher in the local school systems will be headed to Space Camp in Huntsville free of charge this summer after receiving scholarships.



Brundidge home catches fire - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Wednesday afternoon event was billed as a retirement reception for Capt. Willie Cope of the Pike County Sheriff's Department,... read more. Print Article ...



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 ...



Master Gardeners host plant sale - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Everything may not be coming up roses. Could be that snapdragons, larkspurs or black-eyed-Susans or maybe geraniums or periwinkles could be coming up.



Local students win state Exchange Club awards - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Two Pike County youths were honored at the Alabama District Exchange Club's Annual Convention at Lake Guntersville State Park May 31 and June 1.



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 ...



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 ...



COMING HOME: Lewis reflects on life before politics in Pike County - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

For Georgia Congressman John Lewis, coming home to Pike County is an opportunity to forget about politics and get away from the rigors of public life for a time ...



Schools see little of internet sales tax - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Dr. Lee Hicks, superintendent of Troy City Schools, stood before his board at a meeting earlier this month and admitted he made an online purchase that ended ...



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