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New endowed scholarship will help Phenix City residents attend TROY

Phenix City Mayor Eddie Lowe, and wife Deborah, present $15,000 to Troy University. The funds will help endow a scholarship for Phenix City residents.

Phenix City Mayor Eddie Lowe, and wife Deborah, present $15,000 to Troy University. The funds will help endow a scholarship for Phenix City residents.

Four years ago, when Phenix City Mayor Eddie Lowe and his wife Deborah held their first charitable ball, they hoped the event would be a success—what they experienced was overwhelming.

The event sold out in its first year, and has done so every year since despite moving to larger venues.

“It’s been amazing,” Deborah Lowe…

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Wiregrass golf tournament raises $13,000 in scholarships

TROY alumni and supporters played Thursday in the annual TROY Wiregrass Alumni Invitational in Dothan.

TROY alumni and supporters played Thursday in the annual TROY Wiregrass Alumni Invitational in Dothan.

It’s become a Dothan tradition.

Each year, Troy University alumni and supporters – many of whom have no ties to the University – gather together at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Highland Oaks to play golf and raise scholarship money for local high school students.

Thursday marked the 16th annual Jackson Thornton TROY…

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Alumnus Scott Lumpkin brings Hollywood to Alabama

TROY alumnus Scott Lumpkin speaks to  students about his career as a film producer during a visit to the Troy Campus earlier this fall.

TROY alumnus Scott Lumpkin speaks to students about his career as a film producer during a visit to the Troy Campus earlier this fall.

Dozens of Troy University theatre students are gathered inside a classroom affectionately known as the “Black Box” thanks to its coal-colored floor and walls.

The class is on creativity, but on this day in August the focus is on someone who has put his creativity to work producing movies—alumnus D. Scott Lumpkin.

Lumpkin told the…

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TROY grad working to bring back college football video games

Alex Lewis, a TROY alum, and his cousin, Kameron, envision a new era of digital gridiron glory.

Alex Lewis, a TROY alum, and his cousin, Kameron, envision a new era of digital gridiron glory.

It’s been four long years since college football fans have been able to recreate the pomp and pageantry of the latest season on a video game console.

Lawsuits and legal concerns led top-shelf producer EA Sports to abandon its decades-running “NCAA Football” series in 2013, but a former Troy University student and his cousin are…

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