Tag Archives: Dothan

Coleman encourages TROY graduates to be ‘shining lights’

December 16, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Jeff Coleman’s message to Troy University graduates this week was simple: be a shining light in the world.

Coleman, a TROY alumnus and local business leader, delivered the keynote addresses during Dothan Campus Fall Commencement ceremonies Sunday at the Dothan Civic Center, and during Montgomery Campus Fall Commencement ceremonies Monday at the Davis Theatre for…

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It Came from the Archives: ‘The biggest parade ever staged in Dothan’

December 10, 2019
By Dr. Marty Olliff

The Great Depression had ravaged the United States for years when Franklin D. Roosevelt was inaugurated president on March 4, 1933. His New Deal resulted in passage of 16 landmark bills in the first ever “Hundred Days” that ended on June 16.

On that 100th day, Congress passed the National Industrial Recovery Act, one…

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Alumnus Jeff Coleman to speak at TROY Dothan commencement

December 3, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Jeff Coleman, a Troy University alumnus and local business leader, will deliver the keynote address at fall commencement exercises Sunday, Dec. 15 at the Dothan Civic Center.

About 150 students will receive their degrees during the fall commencement, which begins at 3 p.m.

Coleman, who received an MBA from TROY’s Dothan Campus, is chairman of…

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