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Debra's Bookstore

Debra

Debra Hughey's EXCITING new book is coming soon!

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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Local Football Schedules

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TALLASSEE TIGERS 2018 SCHEDULE

Aug. 17 - TIGER NIGHT
Aug. 24 - vs. Catholic (Home)
Aug. 31 - vs. Handley (Home)
Sep. 7 - vs. Greenville (Home)
Sep. 14 - at Carroll of Ozark (Away)
Sep. 21 - at Early County GA (Home)
Sep. 28 - Bye Week
Oct. 5 - vs. Valley (Home)
Oct. 12 - at Rehobeth (Away)
Oct. 19 - vs.Charles Henderson (Home)
* * SENIOR NIGHT * * 
Oct. 26 - at Beauregard (Away)
Nov. 2 - at Elmore County (Away)

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REELTOWN REBELS 2018 SCHEDULE

Aug. 24 - at Bullock County (Away)
Aug. 30 - at Dadeville (Away)
Sept. 7 - at Fayetteville (Away)
Sept. 14 - at Horeshoe Bend (Away)
Sept. 21 - vs. LaFayette (Home)
Sept. 28 - vs. Maplesville (Home)
Oct. 5 - vs. Thorsby (Home)
Oct. 12 - vs. Central of Coosa (Homecoming) 
Oct. 19 - at Vincent (Away)
Oct. 26 - vs. Ranburne (Home)

Local & National News

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From the Alabama News Network: CBS 8 & ABC 32 Montgomery
August 12th
Troy University is  set to begin this week. Before it does, incoming freshmen began their college journey at the inaugural Troy University Odyssey Convocation Sunday, welcoming them to campus. The freshmen and their parents were encouraged by two members …
August 12th
An accident that caused Montgomery police to close down the Northbound lanes of Eastern Boulevard Saturday evening also resulted in the death of a passenger in one of the two vehicles that collided. The police report: “… they located a 2008 Ni…
August 12th
Democratic party Chair Nancy Worley was re-elected as party chair today, despite a challenge from longtime Democratic activist Peck Fox. Delegates to the Executive Committee meting re-elected her 101 to 89. Fox was being promoted by the only Democrat hold…
August 11th
The Alabama Democratic Party has re-elected Nancy Worley as chair. U.S Senator Doug Jones is the only democrat holding statewide office and he wanted Worley replaced.  But he did not convince the majority of committee members who re-elected Worley. “…
August 10th
Many Alabama school systems are already back in session. But one Alabama lawmaker has a problem with the early start. Rep. Craig Ford is proposing that school start just two weeks before Labor Day. These days, the beginning of August is the time to get ba…

National News
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National Entertainment News
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 Music News

On This Day In Music
Guitarist Les Paul died in hospital in White Plains, New York at the age of 94 suffering from severe pneumonia. Paul is credited with developing one of the first solid-body electric guitars, which went on sale in 1952 and contributed to the birth of rock.…
Amy Winehouse pulled out of two Rolling Stones gigs in Hamburg Germany citing exhaustion, British group Starsailor replaced Winehouse for the shows.
'Angels' by Robbie Williams was voted the best single which should have been a No.1 but never was, in a poll for VH1. The ballad, which reached No.4 in December 1997, beat Savage Garden's Truly, Madly, Deeply and Aerosmith's 'I Don't Want To Miss A Thi…
Neil Diamond played the first of six sold-out nights at Madison Square Garden in New York. Diamond would bring in over $40 million from touring this year, the second highest in the music industry.

Sports News

National Sports News
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Troy University Football

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Troy University Football News
Aug 7, 2018
Intensity was the name of the game Tuesday as Troy strapped on full pads for the first time of fall camp. The Trojans spent two hours on the grass practice fields behind Trojan Arena in a big step forward towards their season opener against No. 22 Boise S…
Aug 6, 2018
Following three intense days to open fall camp, Troy took a step back on Monday for a recovery day both on and off the practice field. Head coach Neal Brown guided his squad through a 75-minute practice in shells on the grass practice fields, and the Troj…
Aug 4, 2018
With the emotional high of day one subsided, Troy returned to the football practice fields behind Trojan Arena on Saturday for a 90-minute workout in helmets and shorts.
Aug 3, 2018
In the shadows of the $25 million North End Zone Facility, Troy officially began its Sun Belt Conference title defense as the Trojans opened fall camp with a 90-minute practice session in helmets and shorts on the turf in Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Aug 2, 2018
Troy's annual Fan Day will have a few new additions this year when the event descends on Trojan Arena later this month. Set for Saturday, Aug. 18, from 1-3 p.m., Fan Day allows fans to engage with Troy student-athletes and coaches plus have an opportunity…
Jul 31, 2018
Troy football opens fall camp Friday morning, but Trojan fans can get into the action on Wednesday with a special $10 flash sale for the home opener against Boise State. Additionally, single-game reserved and general admission tickets for all six home gam…