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13 Troy high school students sign up for military service  WSFA

TROY, AL (WSFA) - Thirteen high school seniors at Charles Henderson High School were honored at the school's first-ever Military Signing Day on Thursday.



In Alabama, a Girl’s High School Hoop Dreams Are Restored  The New York Times

An Alabama girl's banishment from high school basketball came to an end on Friday morning when a circuit court judge accomplished what appeals to state ...



Alabama lawmakers urge prep officials to reinstate Davenport  Montgomery Advertiser

Charles Henderson's Maori Davenport, a senior at Charles Henderson has been ruled ineligible by state high school officials after receiving an $857.20 check ...



Fourth annual Troy Cable Spring Classic begins today - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Charles Henderson High School and Troy Cable will play host to the Troy Cable Spring Classic at Veterans Memorial Stadium beginning this afternoon.



Rutgers recruit Maori Davenport on her lost senior season -- 'It hasn't gotten any easier'  ESPN

A check USA Basketball sent in error may cost Maori Davenport her senior season at Alabama's Charles Henderson High.



As celebrities ask for clemency for Maori Davenport's suspension, Alabama HSAA refuses to back down  USA TODAY High School Sports

Even now, with DeMarcus Cousins and Jay Bilas coming to Maori Davenport's defense, the AHSAA has refused to grant an exception.



Maori Davenport case dismissed, to chagrin of Alabama HS Athletic Association  USA TODAY High School Sports

Maori Davenport filed a motion to dismiss her lawsuit against the AHSAA shortly after her team was eliminated from the state playoffs.



USA Basketball payment could cost a top HS basketball player her season  USA TODAY High School Sports

Maori Davenport was paid by USA Basketball then returned the money when finding out the AHSAA wouldn't allow it. Her suspension was upheld.



Controversy in Pike County after Maori Davenport ruled ineligible for high school season  WTVY, Dothan

TROY, Ala. (WTVY) - The basketball court holds a special place in 18 yar old Maori Davenport's heart. The 6 foot 4 Charles Henderson High School Senior is a ...



UPDATED: Charles Henderson officials react to AHSAA decision to uphold Maori Davenport suspension  Dothan Eagle

The high school career for Maori Davenport as a playing member of the Charles Henderson girls basketball team is officially over.



Maori Davenport has new hearing date with AHSAA over eligibility battle  USA TODAY High School Sports

Rutgers commit Maori Davenport was suspended by the AHSAA for accepting USA Basketball payment after she paid it back and self-reported.



Study finds Troy City Schools at 'critical point' in history - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

An independent study of the Troy City Schools system found that the system is at “a critical point in its history.” “The most pressing issue requiring immediate ...



ALL ABOUT NALL: Troy celebrates Nall Day - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Nall Hollis might be Marshall County's most famous person but, in Troy, Alabama, Nall is king. The Troy native and nationally and internationally acclaimed artist ...



Alabama’s latest suspension of high school basketball player proves that amateurism is a sham  ThinkProgress

Maori Davenport is, by any measure, one of the best high school basketball players in the country. The 6'4″ center from Troy, Alabama is the No. 15 prospect in ...



The Maori Davenport case will boil your blood and break your heart  The Boston Globe

This is a reminder of what happens when those in power value *service* to their rules over servicing their constituents.



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.



WSFA’s Hometown Tour series heads to Troy  WSFA

TROY, AL (WSFA) - During our Hometown Tour Series, we highlight the people and businesses that make each town a great place to live. We're continuing our ...



Leadership Pike 'Grillfest' will fund scholarships - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Leadership Pike, a program of the Pike County Chamber of Commerce, announced today that Pike County Grillfest will be held on March 2, 2019.



AHSAA files legal response to Maori Davenport lawsuit, asking case moved or dismissed  AL.com

These are the first motions filed by the AHSAA and serve as the governing body's legal response to the lawsuit filed earlier this month by the Davenport family in ...



Trojans and Choctaws split first two games of second round series - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

CENTREVILLE, AL. – Seniors Brock Huner and Will Reeves came through clutch Friday night as Charles Henderson High rebounded with a 2-1 win in Game 2 ...



Leverette to play lead in 'Mamma Mia!' - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

One might think Nelsey Leverette would be rather nervous when the curtain opens on Troy University's production of “Mamma Mia!” Friday night at the Claudia ...



Louis Fox 'Sonny' Williford Jr. - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Sonny was a two-time MVP at Charles Henderson High School in 1963 and 1964. He went to Livingston State on a football scholarship and played as a true ...



Coming up: Maori Davenport eligibility hearing  CBS42.com

One high school basketball player will soon find out if she's eligible to finish her senior season at Charles Henderson High School. Maori Davenport was ruled ...



Beasley sentenced to 15 years in Whaley theft - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Marjorie Beasley has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in connection with a theft scheme in which she stole millions of dollars from her employer Whaley ...



Reunion Troy announces plans for Veterans Day weekend - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Reunion Troy committee has finalized plans for a Veterans Weekend Celebration, November 9-12 in Troy. Mackenzie Kayler, Troy Community Engagement ...



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 ...



AHSAA asks Davenport suit be dismissed or moved  Dothan Eagle

The legal maneuvers in the Maori Davenport family vs. Alabama High School Athletic Association lawsuit continued late Wednesday afternoon with the AHSAA ...



Teen, juvenile arrested and charged with burglary of Troy high school  WSFA

TROY, AL (WSFA) - A teen and a juvenile are in custody in Troy after police say they burglarized a high school. Quoannazji Jamal Shykeim Smith, 18, of Troy ...



ATI Physical Therapy joins Troy community - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Corey Carr, athletic trainer, and Emily Jones, physical therapist, of ATI Physical Therapy said becoming part of the local community is of critical importance.



Jerry Neal Spann - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

On Monday, February 4, 2019, Jerry Spann left his earthly home to take residence in his eternal home. Funeral services will be held at First Baptist Church of ...



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.



Prep Baseball roundup: Hodge powers Providence win over Stanhope; Eagles fall to CHHS  Dothan Eagle

J.D. Hodge belted a grand slam homer and added a two-run single and a double to finish with three hits and six runs batted in to pace 11-1 Providence ...



RING THE BELL: Salvation Army begins Christmas campaign - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The ringing of the Salvation Army's bells has been a Christmas tradition since the late 1800s and is the local Salvation Army's largest fundraiser. “The people in ...



Maori Davenport should be playing high school basketball right now  Dothan Eagle

All rules can't be perfect. The AHSAA amateur rule certainly isn't and this would have been a perfect case to acknowledge that.



DesignAlabama helping Troy envision new chapter for Academy Street High School  Alabama NewsCenter

On a drizzly afternoon, a small group of architects, designers and planners, led by officials from the city of Troy, took their first steps inside the long-closed ...



HOMECOMING PARADE (photos) - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

MESSENGER PHOTO/COURTNEY PATTERSON Charles Henderson High School marched in the annual CHHS Homecoming Parade Friday afternoon in ...



Charles Henderson improving, more confident junior Davenport getting a lot of college interest  Dothan Eagle

TROY – Dyneshia Jones' desk drawer in her classroom is crammed full of envelopes with familiar logos in the upper left corner.



One of a kind: Troy remembers the talent and legacy of Will Green - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

They will tell you throughout his athletic career, that he could run like a deer, that he could hit a baseball like Dick Butkus would punish a running back, that he ...



Support for Davenport continues to grow - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Support of Charles Henderson senior Maori Davenport continues to grow. Davenport, a Rutgers signee and frontrunner for Miss Basketball, was deemed ...



Anderson driven by passion to change students' lives - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Kristina Anderson didn't always want to be a teacher, but it's the path she chose and she is now of the top administrators at Charles Henderson High School.



Bill Rice joins Pike County Economic Development Corporation - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Former Trojan Bill Rice has joined the staff of the Pike County Economic Development Corporation as the office manager and assistant to Marsha Gaylard, ...



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 ...



OPENING SOON: Italian restaurant coming to Downtown Troy - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

For years, Yanni and Denise Tempelis have been searching for the perfect location to open a traditional Italian restaurant; now they have it and are working to ...



Troy woman killed in wreck on US Highway 231 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Troy woman was killed Friday evening when her vehicle collided with another on U.S. Highway 231 near Kelly Road. Porsha Johnson, 32, was killed when ...



Wiregrass Schools perform well at Trojan Art Day  Dothan Eagle

TROY — Wiregrass area middle and high school students joined others representing 24 Alabama counties at the sixth annual Trojan Art Day at Troy University.



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 ...



Kiwanis to host 'Best in Alabama' Car Show Saturday - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Troy Kiwanis Club will host its 'Best in Alabama' Car Show this Saturday in the parking lot of First Baptist Church. Caleb Dawson, president of Troy Kiwanis, ...



Scott Sanders - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Scott Sanders, 44, of Troy died Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Troy. Scott was an amazing husband, father and brother. He loved his family and his customers at ...



Troy announces new parking and traffic plan for football season  The Southeast Sun

The Troy Trojans will host the Alabama State Hornets in the Trojans home opener this Saturday afternoon, and the university and City of Troy have announced a ...



March on: Local band preparing to host annual Southeastern States Marching Band festival (Gallery) - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

By Ngoc Vo. More than 35 high schools bands from across the Southeast will be marching on Troy Oct. 4 for the 45th annual Southeastern States Marching ...



Sally Dunn Reeves - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Sally Dunn Reeves, 93, passed away at her home in Troy surrounded by her family on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Mama Sally, as she was known to all, was a ...



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 ...



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.



Big Blue Crawfish opens storefront on Pepperell Parkway last month  Opelika Observer

By Morgan Bryce Editor. An authentic taste of Louisiana culture and cuisine can be found at the new home of Big Blue Crawfish, which held a joint ribbon-cutting ...



Troy man stabbed to death, suspect arrested - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Troy man was found stabbed to death late Thursday night and officers have arrested a suspect in the murder. Police were called out to the scene of Autumn ...



3-4-2019 Police reports - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Arrests. 3-1-2019. Wilson, Kenneth Lamar, Age 44, N Hamilton Street, Abbeville, Alias Writ of Arrest. Stantley, James Corey, Age 46, Williams Street, Driving ...



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 ...



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 ...



Pioneer Museum names interim director - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Pioneer Museum of Alabama is moving forward with Pike County native Barbara Tatom as its interim director. Jeff Kervin, museum board chair, said the ...



Greenville native Kathy Murphy named District V Superintendent of The Year - The Greenville Advocate  Greenville Advocate

Last Monday, Superintendent Dr. Kathy Murphy was named the District V Superintendent of the Year. Currently Murphy serves as the superintendent for Hoover ...



Troy man fatally stabbed - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A fatal stabbing in Troy Friday night will be presented to an upcoming grand jury session according to police. Troy police responded to a report of a stabbing in ...



4-16-2019 Police reports - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Arrests. 4-12-2019. Dempsey Jr, Gregory Louis, Age 30, SA Graham BLVD, Brundidge, Driving Under Influence. McClain, Willie Lewis, Age 32, Rose Circle, ...



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.



Charles Henderson names McCoy as head football coach  Dothan Eagle

Brad McCoy hoped to land a job as an assistant football coach at Charles Henderson High School several weeks ago.



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 ...



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 ...



Community band to host 'Sousapalooza' downtown - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The Southeast Alabama Community Band's “Sousa on the Square Concert” in the spring of 2018 was enjoyed with such enthusiasm by the community that the ...



PAINTING THE FUN: Troy University students' exhibit a quirky, joyful display - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The mood was different from most artists' receptions. The talk was lively and sometimes loud and the laughter was contagious. Most of those in attendance were ...



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 ...



Troy police investigating fatal shooting - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy police are conducting a death investigation in the former Mossy Grove Estates subdivision on County Road 2300. Troy Police Chief Randall Barr said ...



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 ...



Two injured in shooting - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Police are investigating a shooting Thursday night that left two men injured near the A and A car wash and coin laundry. “When officers arrived, they found two ...



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 ...



Community mourns loss of entrepreneur Sanders - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Sanders was the founder of Wiley Sanders Truck Lines Inc. and Sanders Lead Company, as well as the co-owner of KW Plastics, KW Plastics Recycling Division ...



Clyde May's grandson speaks at Troy Exchange Club - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

When Conecuh Ridge Distillery, producer of Clyde May's Whiskey, is finally up and running in Troy, L.C. May will be proud to know his grandfather's whiskey is ...



Dunbar residents to be given minimum of 90 days to relocate - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Residents of Dunbar Drive will have at least 90 days to relocate to either another Troy Housing Authority property or to another residence via a voucher system.



Troy Bank and Trust announces promotions - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Jeff Kervin, president and CEO of Troy Bank & Trust, is pleased to announce the promotions of Diane Aman, Jared Waldrop, Michael Precise and Blake Wise.



'DREAM BAR': Troy native realizes dream to open bar in hometown - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy native Von Ewing made his dreams come true when he opened his very own cocktail and martini bar, Trojan Tavern, in downtown Troy earlier this month.



Enterprise assistant named new Charles Henderson baseball coach  The Southeast Sun

Matt Whitton has spent the previous six season as an assistant baseball coach in Enterprise, but on Tuesday, March 6, Charles Henderson High School ...



Excavator wrecks power lines, shuts down US Highway 231 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

U.S. Highway 231 was completely shut down for an hour Thursday morning after an excavator hit a power pole, bringing lines down across the roadway.



NOW LEGAL: CBD oil being sold, used in Troy after law change - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Troy resident Shelby Senn was driving in heavy traffic when she realized a change in her system. Usually, she would be anxious with so many cars around her ...



Would-be burglars ram through wall of Family Firearms - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

It was 5 a.m. Friday when Sonnie Parker's phone began to beep – an alert that a motion sensor had been tripped at the Family Firearms store on South ...



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 ...



QUICKFIX: Copeland starts food delivery service in Troy - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

When first looking at Quickfix, people might think the food delivery *service* is a big corporate company that has recently brought a location to Troy. In reality, Troy ...



TIP COLLEY NOMINEES: Scholarship award recognizes Christian student athletes - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Thirteen seniors will be recognized Monday during the annual Tip Colley awards banquet, sponsored by the Troy Exchange Club. The banquet honors senior ...



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 ...



Gallery: 3 on 3 at Academy Street gym - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

The local community group Servolution, striving to bring unity and positive opportunities in Troy, hosted a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament at the Academy Street ...



Infusions cocktail bar opens in former location of Trojan Tavern - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Infusions cocktail bar may be in the same location and have the same ownership as Trojan Tavern did, but owner Von Ewing said the bar is a whole new ...



Troy man suspected of starting house fire - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Police have charged a Troy man with starting a house fire in the 100 block of Orion Street last week. Calvin Butler, 55, is charged with first-degree arson in ...



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 ...



Turkeys from Heaven feeds hungry families - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

In Pike County, Alabama, turkeys come from heaven. That might seem like an odd statement but not for those who are blessed by the Turkeys from Heaven ...



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 ...



Police reports 2-4-2019 - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Jackson, Kendrick Lajeriyan, Age 25, W Field Drive, Madison, AL Possession of Marijuana Second Degree,. Fleeing or attempting to elude law enforcement, and ...



Former representative Alan Boothe enjoying retirement - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

After 20 years as Pike County's representative in the Alabama House of Representatives – and 40 years of public *service* in the area – Alan Boothe is enjoying ...



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 ...



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 ...



Man dies after fleeing Troy Police - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

A Troy man apparently drowned after attempting to swim away from police officers during a pursuit Wednesday morning. Troy officers made a traffic stop at ...



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 ...



'LOCKED UP' TO GIVE BACK: Volunteers 'jailed' to raise funds for MDA - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Pike County Sheriff's deputies were busy Thursday morning with a rash of arrests of people throughout the county. Early in the morning, deputies arrested Tracy ...



Alabama schools hiring new superintendent: Who the board might select and why  AL.com

During January talks with national search firm Ray and Associates, Alabama Board of Education members emphasized their desire to hire a traditional ...



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