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TALLASSEE TIGERS 2017 SCHEDULE

Aug. 18 - TIGER NIGHT
Aug. 25 - vs. Russell County (Home)
Sep. 1 - vs. W.S. Neal (Away)
Sep. 8 - vs. Handley (Away)
Sep. 15 - vs. Childersburg (Home)
Sep. 22 - vs. Munford (Away)
Sep. 29 - vs. T.R. Miller (Away)
Oct. 6 - vs. Dadeville (Home)
Oct. 13 - vs. Holtville (Away)
Oct. 20 - vs. Leeds
**HOMECOMING** (Home)
Oct. 27 - vs. Elmore County
**SENIOR NIGHT** (Home)

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REELTOWN REBELS 2017 SCHEDULE

Aug. 24 - vs. Notasulga (Away)
Aug. 31 - vs. Dadeville (Home)
Sep. 8 - vs. Woodland (Home)
Sep. 15 - vs. Horseshoe Bend (Away)
Sep. 22 - vs. Lanett (Home)
Oct. 6 - vs. Ranburne (Home)
Oct. 13 - vs. LaFayette (Away)
Oct. 20 - vs. Vincent (Away)
Oct. 27 - vs. Fayetteville (Home)
Nov. 2 - vs. Loachapoka (Away)

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From the Alabama News Network: CBS 8 & ABC 32 Montgomery
October 14th
People come back to the Junior League’s Holiday Market each year for a variety of reasons. “All the different music, the young kids up there singing, the decorations,” says April Drummond. “You see all the Christmas items and it…
October 14th
  A foundation that promotes hunting says it has an almost $2-Billion impact on the Alabama economy. Department of Conservation officials say there are very few accidents involving weapons during the hunting season. In fact they say more people are i…
October 14th
From the West Alabama Newsroom– Controversy continues at Selma City Hall as the city treasurer is once again placed on administrative leave by the mayor. Finance director Ronita Wade was fired a week after being placed on administrative leave last m…
October 13th
City officials are addressing crime in Montgomery after concerns that crime in the city has spiked recently. Mayor Strange has maintained that despite perception, crime is down in Montgomery, referencing statistics over the past month that indicate crime …
October 13th
Troy University theatre students will learn first-hand from Jeff Croiter in two masterclasses while they showcase their version of the play, “Peter and the Starcatcher.” Lighting, design, and technology are three aspects Troy University studen…

National News
October 13th
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal (all times EDT):
October 13th
WASHINGTON (AP) — Global finance officials on Friday defended their efforts to promote free trade and closer international links against a rising ride of populism around the world and criticism from a Trump administration intent on pursuing its "America F…
October 13th
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's abrupt move to cut off federal payments to insurers jolted America's health care and political worlds alike on Friday, threatening to boost premiums for millions, disrupt insurance markets and shove Republicans i…

National Entertainment News
October 13th
NEW YORK (AP) — Katherine Kendall was 23 and fresh out of acting school when she met him. A former ballet dancer working hard to launch herself as an actress, she had just landed a good agent and was juggling a schedule packed with auditions.
October 13th
SEATTLE (AP) — A woman who said the rapper Nelly raped her on his tour bus in a Seattle suburb last weekend is dropping her pursuit of criminal charges.
October 14th
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A publishing company has been dismissed from separate lawsuits by reality TV actors Josh Duggar and four of his sisters over decade-old information about a sexual abuse investigation involving the siblings.

 Music News

On This Day In Music
Eric Clapton was suspended from driving in France after being caught speeding at 134mph in his Porsche 911 Turbo near Merceuil. He was given a 750 euro (£515) fine and his UK licence was confiscated. After paying his fine Clapton posed for photographs w…
28 years after its creation, The Rolling Stones' Rock & Roll Circus was finally released. The 1968 event put together by The Stones comprised two concerts on a circus stage and included performaces by The Who, Taj Mahal, Marianne Faithfull and Jethro …
David Bowie released his twelfth studio album "Heroes", the second installment of his Berlin Trilogy with Brian Eno (the other releases being Low and Lodger). The album was later named NME Album of the Year.
Police in New Jersey issued a warrant for the arrest of Frank Sinatra in relation to his connections with the Mafia.

Sports News

National Sports News
October 13th
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Eric Dungey threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns, Cole Murphy kicked a tiebreaking field goal in the fourth quarter, and Syracuse stunned No. 2 Clemson 27-24 on Friday night to put a damper on the Tigers' chances to repeat as nat…
October 13th
North Carolina can move forward, closing one of the most embarrassing chapters in the school's history now that the long-running NCAA academic case has ended with UNC facing no penalty.
October 13th
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are tanned, rested and ready. They won 104 games this season and swept their first playoff matchup, giving them four days off in the Southern California sun before the NL Championship Series.
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Troy University Football News
Oct 12, 2017
South Alabama scored 12 points off four Troy turnovers and a safety en route to a 19-8 victory in the Battle for the Belt at Veterans Memorial Stadium Wednesday night.
Oct 11, 2017
Troy senior quarterback Brandon Silvers has been named one of the 20 finalists for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation announced Wednesday.
Oct 10, 2017
Winners of four in a row, including a thrilling victory at LSU, Troy welcomes in-state and Sun Belt rival South Alabama to The Vet on Wednesday for the third installment of the "Battle for the Belt" at 7 p.m. on ESPN2.
Oct 9, 2017
Troy head coach Neal Brown met with the media on Monday to discuss Troy's showdown with in-state rival South Alabama Wednesday night.
Oct 9, 2017
Quarterback Brandon Silvers,  wide receiver Sidney Davis and defensive tackle Bryan Slater were among the players who met with the media on Monday to discuss Troy's rivarly game against South Alabama on Wednesday night. Click the arrow on the picture abov…
Oct 9, 2017
Listen Live   Trojan Talk with head football coach Neal Brown and "Voice of the Trojans" Barry McKnight returns to the airwaves Monday night due to the Wednesday game against South Alabama. The show airs live from Santa Fe Cattle Company in Troy from 6-7 …
Oct 5, 2017
Fans coming to The Vet this season will continue to enjoy the traditions of Troy gameday, while being treated to some new and improved events around town and campus. Here is a look at what's on tap for Wednesday's nationally televised game on ESPN2 agains…