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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
January 20th
  Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Doug Jones released the following statement after voting to end debate on a short-term government funding bill. Sixty votes were needed to advance the bill to a final vote in the Senate. The vote tally was 50-49. “ I…
January 20th
Senator Jones was one of a handful of Democratic U.S. Senators to support a Republican measure to continue funding the Federal Government. It was opposed by most Democrats because the resolution did not support the immigration measure called DACA. The res…
January 19th
It’s a another step for Troy University as university officials break ground on a $25 million student recreation center. “I think it will be the most heavily used buildings on our campus. We know that students that are physically fit do better…
January 19th
The state has not yet come up with an acceptable remedy to address the “horrendously inadequate” and unconstitutional mental health care and staffing needs of the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC), the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) will argue …
January 19th
Today, Governor Kay Ivey appointed Circuit Judge Brad Mendheim to fill a vacancy on the Alabama Supreme Court created by the resignation of Justice Glenn Murdock.   “In appointing someone to serve on the Alabama Supreme Court, it is imperative to appoint …

National News
January 21st
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Western-inspired revenge tale "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" swept the female-focused and led Screen Actors Guild Awards Sunday with wins for best ensemble, best actress for Frances McDormand and best supporting actor f…
January 21st
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown will extend into the workweek as the Senate appeared to inch closer to ending a partisan stalemate late Sunday but fell short of agreement.
January 21st
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, the anniversary of women's marches around the world, to cap off a weekend of global demonstrations that participants hope will continue building momentum for equal…

National Entertainment News
January 20th
Ed Sheeran has announced his engagement to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn.
January 20th
PARIS (AP) — He was modest about his accomplishments in the kitchen but grandiose in his dreams. Paul Bocuse credited his long reign as France's master chef to everything but himself: good produce fresh from the garden, a superb kitchen staff and happy di…
January 20th
PARIS (AP) — Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for more than a half-century and put it on tables around the world, has died. He was 91.

 Music News

On This Day In Music
English bass guitar player Pete Overend Watts and founding member of the 1970s rock band, Mott the Hoople died from throat cancer aged 69. Watts helped start the Buddies with guitarist Mick Ralphs, a band that evolved into Mott the Hoople after periods in…
D:Ream had their first UK No.1 single with 'Things Can Only Get Better', it stayed at No.1 for four weeks. In 1997 the track was adopted by the UK Labour Party as their theme for the 1997 UK General Election. Keyboard player Brian Cox became a renowned ph…
The Beatles moved from Twickenham Film Studios to Apple studios in London to start recording the "Get Back" LP. Billy Preston was brought into the sessions (John, Paul, and George knew Preston from 1962, when he was a member of Little Richard's backin…
Alone with an acoustic guitar and tape recorder in his New York City apartment Buddy Holly made his last recordings, including Peggy Sue Got Married, Crying, Waiting, Hoping, That's What They Say, What To Do, Learning The Game and That Makes It Tough.…

Sports News

National Sports News
January 21st
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With one quarter remaining, Eagles players on the field and sideline already were dancing.
January 21st
Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are going back to the Super Bowl in search of a sixth title.
January 21st
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Give 'em a hand: Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl.
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Troy University Football News
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…
Jan 18, 2018
Troy head football coach Neal Brown announced Thursday new titles and roles for a pair of his offensive assistant coaches. Matt Moore has been elevated to offensive coordinator in addition to his offensive line duties, while Sean Reagan will serve as co-o…
Jan 15, 2018
Troy head football coach Neal Brown announced Monday the addition 17-year coaching veteran Mark Perry as his new director of operations.
Jan 11, 2018
The 2017 Troy football season was truly one to remember ... take a visual journey with us as we look back at the moments that helped rewrite the history books.
Jan 9, 2018
A sixth Sun Belt Conference championship, a school-FBS record 11 wins, a New Orleans Bowl title and a marquee victory at LSU all were the catalyst for Troy breaking Sun Belt postseason thresholds as the final polls of the 2017 season were released Monday.
Jan 8, 2018
Troy true freshman Marcus Jones has landed on his third All-America team of the year as the Football Writers Association of America named him to its Freshman All-America Team. The team was announced Monday morning at the annual FWAA awards breakfast prior…
Jan 3, 2018
A pair of leaders on Troy's top-rated defense are headed to the Spiral Tropical Bowl in Daytona Beach, Fla., on January 14. Linebacker Sam Lebbie and cornerback Kamryn Melton will represent the Trojans in the all-star classic.