‘Sound’ recognizes newest members with medallion ceremony

September 3, 2016
By Clif Lusk

About 135 new members of Troy University’s Sound of the South Marching Band officially became members of the band on Saturday, Sept. 3, when they received their individual uniform medallions from Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins Jr.

The ceremony, held in Claudia Crosby Theater prior to the Trojans’ first home game against Austin Peay, is a…

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Troy University Libraries receive 2016 Banned Books Week grant

September 2, 2016
By Andy Ellis

Troy University Libraries will hold events in recognition of Banned Books Week later this month at the Dothan, Montgomery and Troy Campuses thanks to a grant from the Freedom to Read Foundation’s Judith F. Krug Memorial Fund.

TROY Libraries, one of only six organizations to receive the grant, will receive $1,000 to help fund Banned…

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Sisters filming part of independent movie at TROY’s Dothan Campus

September 1, 2016
By Greg Phillips

When Katie and Maura Smith were growing up, they’d watch movies and find themselves wanting more from the stories and characters.

“We grew up on a farm, and when we were younger we always read a lot of books and watched a lot of movies,” said Katie, who along with her sister lives in Graceville,…

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