Tag Archives: Wiregrass

It Came from the Archives: Photos of a Dothan neighborhood, 1958

July 11, 2019
By Dr. Marty Olliff

Archival collections sometimes tell stories beyond those on their face. Archivists talk about collections found in attics or on roadsides, and some collections have had narrow escapes from destruction.

The Bill Church Collection (record group 101) is one of those. A long-time Dothan resident, Mr. Church was chatting with a workman burning debris from a…

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First Class grant positions now available at Coleman Center

June 25, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Troy University’s Coleman Center for Early Learning and Family Enrichment has been awarded three grants that will fund classrooms for 54 children.

The Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education recently awarded three First Class Pre-K grants to the Coleman Center, an early learning center located at Troy University’s Dothan Campus.

The grants will lead to…

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Education students gain classroom experience through Summer Spectacular

June 20, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Troy University College of Education students are gaining valuable experience this summer with the Summer Spectacular program at the University’s Dothan Campus.

In its 26th year, the camp gives Wiregrass children ages 4 to 12 a chance for summer fun while they learn about science, technology, engineering and math.

The experience also benefits the…

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