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THE OWL AND THE HORSESHOE

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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
February 17th
From the West Alabama Newsroom– Selma Police are beefing up neighborhood patrols after a rash of burglaries and car break-ins in Selma. Anthony Austin of Selma says his home on the 2100 block of Lauderdale Street is one of several that have been bur…
February 17th
Is Blount Cultural park in Montgomery being well cared for? Some say yes while others say no. Standing water and muddy trails are just a couple of obstacles walkers or runners like Mya Chissell are coming across lately at Blount Cultural Park. “Defi…
February 16th
As the country grieves another mass shooting, People are asking the question…How are minors getting a hold of these guns? We have an in-depth investigation on this issue.
February 16th
Alabama News Network is following a disturbing discovery in Eclectic. Police say they received a report of two infant bodies buried in the 10000 block of Georgia Road. Eclectic Police Chief Robert Head says that after going to the property, investigators …
February 16th
The Montgomery County District Court, along with the Montgomery County Circuit Clerk’s Office, will offer an amnesty program for individuals who have outstanding arrest warrants for certain traffic tickets. The program will be offered March 1-2, 20118. To…

National News
February 18th
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida focused their anger Sunday at President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive.
February 18th
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous men…
February 18th
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

National Entertainment News
February 17th
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:
February 16th
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — An ESPN radio station will take over broadcasts of University of Connecticut sports games next fall in a multimillion dollar deal that will dump another station that has been the voice of the Huskies for 26 years.
February 16th
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Black Panther" is well on its way to a record-making weekend at the North American box office.

 Music News

On This Day In Music
Johnny Cash's family blocked an attempt by advertisers to use his hit song 'Ring of Fire' to promote haemorrhoid-relief products. The idea is said to have been backed by Merle Kilgore, who co-wrote the song with Cash's wife, June Carter Cash. Cash's d…
Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee married Baywatch actress Pamela Anderson on a Cancun beach, Mexico, the bride wore a white bikini. Anderson and Lee who married only four days after meeting had videotaped their sexual activities while on vacation which w…
Ozzy Osbourne was arrested in San Antonio, Texas for urinating on the Alamo. Osbourne was wearing a dress at the time of his arrest, (due to his wife Sharon hiding all his clothes so he couldn't go outside). Osbourne who apparently thought he was relievi…
Harry Nilsson started a four week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with his version of the Badfinger song 'Without You.' His vocal was recorded in a single take and his performance was rewarded with Nilsson's second Grammy Award.

Sports News

National Sports News
February 18th
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Here's one way to explain just how dominant Marcel Hirscher was Sunday: His winning margin of 1.27 seconds was the largest in the men's giant slalom at an Olympics in 50 years.
February 17th
LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver believes the league's players and referees are on their way to forging an improved relationship.
February 18th
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — At the bottom of the Olympic aerials landing hill, where crashes are common and the term "slap back" is part of the everyday lingo, skiers spend almost as much time figuring out how to protect their heads as they do working…
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Troy University Football

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Troy University Football News
Feb 12, 2018
Home to the nation's fourth-longest active winning streak, the Troy football team will open spring practice on Tuesday, March 20, head coach Neal Brown announced Monday. Troy will practice 15 times during the spring culminating with the annual T-Day Sprin…
Feb 7, 2018
Troy added to its already loaded recruiting class with the addition of five student-athletes on Wednesday. The new additions join 15 players from the early signing period in December to comprise the highest-rated signing class in Troy history.
Jan 30, 2018
Troy's annual Football Signing Day Party is set for Wednesday, Feb. 7, in the Stadium Club of Veterans Memorial Stadium. Free for Trojan Warrior members and just $15 for all others, the event runs from 5:30-7 p.m. and features food, drinks and a cash bar.
Jan 29, 2018
Brian Blackmon, one of the most successful and respected high school coaches in the state of Alabama, has been named an assistant coach on the Troy football staff, head coach Neal Brown announced Monday.
Jan 23, 2018
Troy added a dynamic playmaker for the 2018 season as Traveon Samuel has joined the Trojans as a graduate transfer from Louisville; Samuel will be immediately eligible to play for Troy and is currently enrolled in classes.
Jan 22, 2018
Former Troy football standout Brynden Trawick has been selected to the 2018 Pro Bowl on January 28 in Orlando. The Tennessee Titan will represent the AFC as a member of the special teams unit.
Jan 19, 2018
Sean Dawkins is returning to Troy to coach the Trojans' running backs, head coach Neal Brown announced Friday. Dawkins helped lead Troy to a pair of Sun Belt Conference titles and two bowl appearances during his playing career with the Trojans from 2003-0…