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FarmHouse is top donor for Alabama Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

FarmHouse Fraternity donated $19,500 to the Alabama Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and garnered Top Contributor honors. (submitted)

FarmHouse Fraternity donated $19,500 to the Alabama Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and garnered Top Contributor honors. (submitted)

Troy University’s FarmHouse Fraternity is top contributor for 2019

Troy University’s chapter of FarmHouse Fraternity earned the Top Contributor slot for 2019 with the Alabama Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, thanks to the fraternity’s annual Crawfish Boil and a donation of $19,500.

“Leukemia, Lymphoma, and other blood cancers affect millions world wide and…

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Castle Contest collects food for the hungry

Greek organizations gathered more than 6,500 food items for Campus Kitchens and Backpacks for Kids.

Greek organizations gathered more than 6,500 food items for Campus Kitchens and Backpacks for Kids.

Alpha Gamma Delta members surveyed a structure consisting of more than 400 canned food items arranged to resemble the circus backdrop of “The Greatest Showman.”

“Some members felt called to bring extra items,” said Jenna Odem, a broadcast journalism major from Fairhope, Ala., and a member of the sorority.

That organization was just one of…

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Walk Hard making a difference for wounded veterans

Spc. Lance Gieselmann (center) accompanies fellow veterans and members of Alpha Tau Omega's Walk Hard during last year's event.

Spc. Lance Gieselmann (center) accompanies fellow veterans and members of Alpha Tau Omega's Walk Hard during last year's event.

Spc. Lance Gieselmann knows about sacrifice.

In 2003, Gieselmann’s tank drove over an improvised explosive device, creating an explosion that left the two other passengers dead and Gieselmann with life-changing injuries.

For the last six years, the Purple Heart recipient has enjoyed meeting and bonding with other veterans who share similar stories, thanks to Jeep…

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ATO brothers depart TROY for Walk Hard journey

The 33 TROY students will walk from Troy to Panama City Beach, Florida, to raise money for wounded veterans.

The 33 TROY students will walk from Troy to Panama City Beach, Florida, to raise money for wounded veterans.

A group of 33 Alpha Tau Omega members departed Troy University early Friday morning for Walk Hard, a six-day walk to Panama City Beach, Florida, to raise money for wounded veterans.

The annual fundraiser raises money for Jeep Sullivan’s Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures, a nonprofit offering wounded veterans and their families opportunities to enjoy the…

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