Tag Archives: Wiregrass

Summer Spectacular camp in Dothan open for registration

June 14, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Registration is open for Troy University’s Summer Spectacular, which will give Wiregrass children an educational summer adventure.

The annual learning enrichment camp, open to children ages 4 through 12, takes place in Adams Hall at TROY’s Dothan Campus June 18-27 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. until noon.

Registration is on a first-come…

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It Came from the Archives: The Weems Family

June 5, 2019
By Dr. Marty Olliff

This 1941 photograph shows the first two graduates of the new 12th grade curriculum offered at Columbia High School in Columbia, Alabama, Mabel Weems (16) and Euffie Weems (18). The story of both their family and their journey to complete 12th grade is worth knowing.

The African American side of the Weems Family of Columbia,…

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TROY, ACOM sign partnership agreement to help pre-med students

May 30, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Officials from Troy University and the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM) signed a memorandum of understanding Thursday establishing a student pipeline between the institutions.

TROY Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., and ACOM Dean Dr. Craig Lenz signed the agreement, which gives ACOM admission priority to TROY students who meet certain criteria, including meeting thresholds…

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