fbpx

Alumnus, Medal of Honor recipient Bennie Adkins to sign books at Troy University on Sept. 29

TROY alumnus and Vietnam veteran Bennie Adkins receives the Medal of Honor during a 2014 ceremony.

TROY alumnus and Vietnam veteran Bennie Adkins receives the Medal of Honor during a 2014 ceremony.

Troy University alumnus and Medal of Honor recipient Bennie G. Adkins will sign copies of his book “A Tiger Among Us: A Story of Valor in Vietnam’s A Shau Valley” at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29 at Troy University.

Held in conjunction with the University’s annual Military Appreciation football game, the book signing with…

Read More

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedIn

Troy University to pay tribute to military during Sept. 29 home football game

A giant American Flag and a flyover by a C-130 Hercules from the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell Air Force Base will highlight pre-game festivities.

A giant American Flag and a flyover by a C-130 Hercules from the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell Air Force Base will highlight pre-game festivities.

Troy University will salute veterans and members of the military during its Sept. 29 Military Appreciation football game at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

The game has been a TROY tradition since 2000. This year the University will pay special tribute to Vietnam veterans on this, the 50th anniversary of the ferocious Tet Offensive during the Vietnam…

Read More

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedIn

TROY, Air Force Reserve to unveil Trojan Warrior Spirit C-130

A C130 Hercules from the U.S. Air Force Reserves's 908th Airlift Wing will be named the

A C130 Hercules from the U.S. Air Force Reserves's 908th Airlift Wing will be named the "Trojan Warrior Spirit" in a ceremony at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 25.

Troy University will get a lift from the United States Air Force Reserve Tuesday, Sept. 25 when a C-130 Hercules airplane will unveil its new “nose art” at the Troy Municipal Airport.

The 908th Airlift Wing, stationed at Maxwell Air Force Base, has added University-related artwork to one of its aircraft, designating it “The Trojan Warrior Spirit.”

Read More

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedIn

TROY honors troops with Military Appreciation Day

Two F-16 fighter jets from the 187th Fighter Wing of the Alabama Air National Guard fly over Veterans Memorial Stadium. (TROY photo/Mark Mosely)

Two F-16 fighter jets from the 187th Fighter Wing of the Alabama Air National Guard fly over Veterans Memorial Stadium. (TROY photo/Mark Mosely)

Troy University showed its gratitude to veterans and members of the military Saturday with Military Appreciation Day.

The day featured numerous events at Veterans Memorial Stadium designed to honor the military, including an enlistment ceremony under the direction of Maj. Gen. Sheryl Gordon, who became the first female Adjutant General of the Alabama National Guard…

Read More

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedIn

More From

Troy University to pay tribute to military during Saturday’s home football game

Troy University to pay tribute to military during Saturday’s home football game

Read More
Troy University to pay tribute to the military at Saturday’s home football game

Troy University to pay tribute to the military at Saturday’s home football game

Read More