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Portrait by TROY alumnus honors memory of former Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins

Troy University Chancellor, Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., and Mr. Higgins' sister, Phyllis Jackson, unveil portrait during ceremony on Thursday.

Troy University Chancellor, Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., and Mr. Higgins' sister, Phyllis Jackson, unveil portrait during ceremony on Thursday.

A portrait honoring the memory of former Troy University Trustee Lamar P. Higgins was unveiled on Thursday in the conference room bearing his name at the Rosa Parks Museum on Troy University’s Montgomery Campus.

The portrait was painted and gifted to the University by TROY alumnus Willie Austin, II, and was appropriately unveiled on Rosa…

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Historical marker unveiled at birthplace of John Lewis

The new historical marker is located in front of John Lewis' childhood home off Gardner Bassett Road just outside of Troy.

The new historical marker is located in front of John Lewis' childhood home off Gardner Bassett Road just outside of Troy.

The birthplace of the late Congressman John Robert Lewis now bears a historic marker, recognizing the significance that this tract of land off Gardner Bassett Road just outside of Troy had on the Civil Rights icon’s life and legacy.

Unveiled during a special ceremony on Saturday, the marker was a project of The John R….

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TROY Trustees honor outgoing State Sen. Jimmy Holley for ‘service and loyalty’ during a political career spanning more than four decades

Troy University Board of Trustees honored outgoing State Sen. Jimmy Holley for his service and leadership in the Legislature.

Troy University Board of Trustees honored outgoing State Sen. Jimmy Holley for his service and leadership in the Legislature.

Troy University’s Board of Trustees has honored a pillar and dedicated advocate of the Wiregrass region, State Sen. Jimmy Holley (R-Elba).

State Sen. Jimmy Holley (R-Elba) is retiring from the Legislature after 44 years of service. (TROY photo/Joey Meredith)

Holley, who retires from the Alabama Senate in November with nearly a half-century of service in…

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TROY, American Village agreement seeks to bolster knowledge of U.S. history, government

Troy University and American Village officials sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Thursday to increase civics, government and history knowledge.

Troy University and American Village officials sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Thursday to increase civics, government and history knowledge.

Troy University and the American Village Citizenship Trust are teaming up to help Alabama youth increase their knowledge and understanding of U.S. history, the function of government and the role of the citizen in the governmental process.

A memorandum of understanding was signed by the two institutions in Montgomery on Thursday, creating a Young Leaders…

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