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Debra's Bookstore

Debra

Debra Hughey's EXCITING New Book Is Out!

Just a Cotton Field

 AVAILABLE BOOKS BY DEBRA HUGHEY

Spirit of the Red Stick Women

The Owl and the Horseshoe

People of the Townhouse

TO ORDER, CALL 1-800-923-4699

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MICHAEL BIRD'S 75-YEAR HISTORY OF THE TROY UNIVERSITY BAND PROGRAM, FANFARE, CAN BE ORDERED BY EMAILING sotsalumni@yahoo.com or visit soundofthesouth.org/alumni

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TALLASSEE TIGERS 2020 SCHEDULE

Aug. 20 - REELTOWN
Aug. 28 - at Wetumpka
Sep. 4 - OPEN
Sep. 11 - SYLACAUGA*
Sep. 18 - at Elmore County*
Sep. 25 - at Pike Road
Oct. 2 - BEAUREGARD *
Oct. 9 - at Talladega *
Oct. 16 - HOLTVILLE * - HOMECOMING
Oct. 23 - at Clay Central *
Oct. 30 - CARROLL  - SENIOR NIGHT

 

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REELTOWN REBELS 2020 SCHEDULE

Aug. 20 - at Tallassee
Aug. 28 - SAINT JAMES *
Sep. 4 - CHILDERSBURG *
Sep. 11 - CATHOLIC *
Sep. 18 - at Goshen*
Sep. 25 - OPEN
Oct. 2 - at Trinity *
Oct. 9 - at Beulah *
Oct. 16 - DADEVILLE *
Oct. 23 - at Pike County*
Oct. 30 - HOLTVILLE*

From Alabama News Network

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From CBS 8 & ABC 32: Alabama News Network
May 30th
From the West Alabama Newsroom– Two departments at the Dallas County Courthouse have been shutdown after two employees test positive for COVID-19. The courthouse just reopened to the public about two weeks ago — after a two month shut down due…
May 30th
From the West Alabama Newsroom– One man is dead — and another man is behind bars — following a shooting Thursday night in Selma. Twenty seven year old Rodkeithrick Hurry of Selma has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the c…
May 30th
From the West Alabama Newsroom– Search crews recover a body from the Cahaba River — following nearly three days of searching for a missing swimmer. The body was recovered by ALEA’s Marine Patrol Division — at around 6:40 Friday mor…
May 29th
Alabama Public Schools are slowly making the transition back to some form of in-person instruction. Starting on June 1st with summer school, some students and teachers will return to the classroom.  Some schools will continue to offer virtual instruction …
May 29th
Two months after a 42-year-old man disappeared from Alabama, his body was found in South Carolina. Phillip Rawling Jr. was reported missing March 31 by his family in Montgomery. They said he suffered from a mental condition that required medication. Accor…

National News from FOX News Channel
June 1st
The looting and destruction continued during overnight riots in New York City-- at luxury stores such as Chanel and Dior-- for a third night in a row even as Mayor Bill de Blasio reported "limited protest activity" in Lower Manhattan. 
June 1st
Jake Paul issued a response after sparking outrage by filming inside an Arizona mall as it was being looted by protesters.
June 1st
The owners of a historic restaurant in Minneapolis that was burned down by rioters told “Fox & Friends” on Monday that seeing the damage was “really emotional.”

Entertainment News from FOX News Channel
May 30th
Jimmy Kimmel began his late night talk show on Friday by denouncing what he says is a "blatant double standard" in America as rioters continue to besiege major cities across the country in response to George Floyd's death.
May 30th
Laughter follows Carol Burnett wherever she goes, but the comedy legend is opening up about a particular scene she once filmed that took a serious turn.
May 30th
Bindi Irwin and her husband, Chandler Powell, tied the knot back in March amid the coronavirus pandemic, shifting their wedding plans and forcing the couple to carry on with a ceremony without guests.

 Ultimate Classic Hits

Ultimate Classic Hits
June 1st
Rush guitarist knows his desire to play will return, but doubts he and Geddy Lee will reunite. Continue reading…
May 31st
The novel's film rights were purchased in the mid-'70s, but the author didn't like the producer's choice of star until Chevy Chase came along. Continue reading…
May 31st
Vernon Reid, Flea, David Coverdale, Dee Snider, Benmont Tench, Neal Schon also responded online amid nationwide turmoil. Continue reading…
May 31st
Singer says late guitarist’s help in making album a hit “can never be repaid.” Continue reading…

FOX Sports

Fox Sports
May 31st
Brad Keselowski steals the win after a wild finish at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee for the NASCAR Supermarket Heroes 500 presented by Food City!
May 30th
Zion Williamson has been one of the biggest stories of this NBA season, and with a return to play imminent, the NBA apparently wants that story to continue.
May 30th
This week, Spencer Dinwiddie of the Brooklyn Nets said his new superstar teammate Kevin Durant is the greatest bucket-getter in league history. Fact or fiction?

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Troy University Football

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Troy University Football News
May 29, 2020
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May 26, 2020
TROY, Ala. – The Troy football program has operated at a high level on the field for years and in a recent study released by ValuePenguin, a LendingTree company, the Trojans were named one of the most cost-effective programs in the country. Over a 10-year…
May 15, 2020
TROY, Ala. – Troy continued to fill out its future football schedules with the addition of a four-game series against Army West Point, Troy Director of Athletics Brent Jones announced Friday. Troy will host the Black Knights in 2022 and 2031, while the Tr…
May 14, 2020
TROY, Ala. – Troy jumped out to a big first quarter lead and used a precision passing attack to defeat Navy 41-31 on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in front of the fifth-largest crowd in Veterans Memorial Stadium history (24,321).