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Huntsville artist Jahni Moore exhibits work at TROY’s International Arts Center

February 26, 2020
By Andy Ellis

Works by Huntsville artist Jahni Moore are on display now through June 20 in the foyer exhibition hall at the International Arts Center on the campus of Troy University.

The exhibit, “Notations of a Native Son,” is available for viewing Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to…

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Troy community remembers John M. Long, a Troy University icon

February 25, 2020
By Jonathan Sellers

On Monday night, Troy University lost a legend in Dr. Johnny Long, the founder of “The Sound of the South” and a world-renowned director of bands.

As news of his death began to spread, social media became active with posts of remembrances for Dr. Long.

Tonight is a sad night for @TROYUnews &…

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Legendary band director, composer and musician John M. Long dead at 94

February 25, 2020
By Clif Lusk

Troy University has lost a legend. Dr. John M. Long passed away at his home on Monday evening at age 94 after a brief illness.

“Dr. Johnny Long has been an icon of Troy University and band music throughout the world. His leadership, not only of the Sound of the South Marching Band and the…

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