Tag Archives: Troy University

Nall Day kicks off with a luncheon in the artist’s honor

May 7, 2019
By Clif Lusk

Native son and internationally acclaimed artist Fred “Nall” Hollis now has his own day in the city of Troy, thanks to a proclamation by city leaders. May 7 is now “Nall Day” in the city, with backup from proclamations by the Alabama House and Senate.

The proclamations were presented at a luncheon in Nall’s honor…

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Warnock, Ross to serve as keynote speakers for annual Leadership Conference

January 14, 2019
By Andy Ellis

The Rev. Dr. Raphael Warnock, pastor of Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church, and Dr. Quinton Ross, President of Alabama State University, will serve as keynote speakers during the 2019 Leadership Conference Celebrating African American History Month Feb. 1-2 at Troy University.

Dr. Warnock will deliver the conference’s opening address on Friday, Feb. 1, in the Trojan…

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Knight family lands three generations in the Sound of the South

November 26, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Hunter Lawrence barely has time to rest as he steps away from his spot with the Sound of the South, Troy University’s band, before the Trojans’ game against Texas State.

Decked out in his Sound of the South colors, he shuffles between his parents as his grandfather, Jim Knight, beams.

“None of this was expected,”…

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