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2016 Homecoming Queen to focus on volunteerism

November 1, 2016
By Savanah Weed

Troy University’s 2016 homecoming queen wants to shed a light on volunteer work and open communication during her reign.

Destiny Oliver, a senior global marketing major from Dothan, was crowned during halftime of the football game on Oct. 15 and chose the Boys & Girls Club of Pike County as her platform for the year.

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World War II-era alumni reunite on Homecoming weekend

October 21, 2016
By Savanah Weed

The World War II-era Alumni Reunion this past Saturday sought to recreate the feel of the ‘40s for the graduates of what was then Troy State Teachers College.

The Troy University jazz ensemble played hits such as “It Had to Be You,” “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree,” and “Georgia on My Mind” in between…

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TROY alum reflects on attending 52 consecutive homecoming games

October 19, 2016
By Greg Phillips

Ken Gardner has seen a lot of changes around campus over the last 52 years.

Yet the Daphne resident has been a constant each and every year, never missing a chance to see the Trojans take the field for Homecoming.

At last Saturday’s game against Georgia State, Gardner was honored for attending his 52nd consecutive…

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