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Unity Prayer Breakfast brings community leaders together for time of reflection, conversation

Troy University Trustee Lamar Higgins addresses the Unity Prayer Breakfast, sponsored by the Troy University Foundation, on Thursday morning.

Troy University Trustee Lamar Higgins addresses the Unity Prayer Breakfast, sponsored by the Troy University Foundation, on Thursday morning.

For leaders from Troy University, the City of Troy and Pike County, Thursday morning’s Unity Prayer Breakfast was a time for reflection, conversation and most importantly, listening.

The event, sponsored by the Troy University Foundation, was held in the Trojan Center Ballrooms on the Troy Campus, attracting nearly 100 invited guests. The brainchild of…

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Protests are essential part of politics, Berry tells conference participants

Dr. Mary Frances Berry delivers the opening address for the 2020 Leadership Conference Celebrating African American History Month.

Dr. Mary Frances Berry delivers the opening address for the 2020 Leadership Conference Celebrating African American History Month.

Dr. Mary Frances Berry on Friday told participants in the Leadership Conference Celebrating African American History Month that protests play a vital role in politics.

Speaking during the opening session of the conference at Troy University on Friday night, Berry drew on her experiences with “protests that worked” such as the Free South Africa…

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

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Fred "Nall" Hollis, standing, a Troy native and internationally acclaimed artist, was recognized in Troy with "All Day." (TROY photo/Joey Meredith)

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

The Johnnie R. Carr Middle School Choir will perform during the opening session of the Leadership Conference on Friday night.

The Johnnie R. Carr Middle School Choir will perform during the opening session of the Leadership Conference on Friday night.

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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