Tag Archives: Wiregrass

‘Blues in Schools’ spreads love of American music to youngsters

April 25, 2017
By Greg Phillips

The students at Webb Elementary School and Rehobeth Elementary School recently received a dose of the blues.

“Blues in Schools,” an annual event sponsored by Troy University and the Wiregrass Blues Society, brought renowned blues musician Tas Cru and his band into the two Houston County schools, where they played an assortment of blues tunes…

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Wiregrass alumni raise scholarship funds with golf tournament

October 10, 2016
By Greg Phillips

About 200 Troy University alumni and supporters participated in the 2016 Jackson Thornton TROY Alumni Invitational golf tournament in Dothan this week.

The annual tournament raises money that will fund Troy University scholarships for area high schoolers.

“It’s great to give back and maybe help someone else continue on with their education,” said Phillip Gilley,…

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TROY hosts human resources fair in Dothan

September 22, 2016
By Greg Phillips

Human resources professionals from throughout the Wiregrass area converged on Troy University’s Dothan Campus last week to expand their knowledge base and network with one another.

The Wiregrass Human Resource Management Association held its 17th annual Forum and Vendor Fair inside Sony Hall, drawing dozens of attendees who received information about the latest laws and…

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