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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
October 20th
An Alabama inmate who challenged execution drug as cruel is put to death for killing police officer in 1997. Earlier tonight the U.S. Supreme Court lifted the stay of execution for 40-year-old Torrey McNabb. McNabb was pronounced dead at 9:38 p.m. Thursda…
October 20th
From the West Alabama Newsroom– Big changes are underway at the Selma Police Department. Chief Spencer Collier says the police department is changing uniforms. He says the department is doing away with the dark navy uniforms officers have traditiona…
October 19th
The U.S. Supreme Court has temporarily delayed an Alabama execution in order to consider the inmate’s request to halt the lethal injection. Justices on Thursday issued a temporary stay that blocked the execution of 40-year-old Torrey Twane McNabb. T…
October 19th
It’s been just over two weeks since new Alabama State University turned a new leaf in leadership, and ASU Alum Quinton Ross officially took office. Ross is now 15th president in the university’s 150 years, though the school has had a recent st…
October 19th
The Alabama Dept. of Public Health says it is investigating a case of pulmonary tuberculosis identified in a Troy University student enrolled on the main campus in Troy.  Health officials and Troy University say they’re working to ensure that univer…

National News
October 18th
WASHINGTON (AP) — The mother of an Army sergeant killed in Niger said Wednesday that President Donald Trump, in a call offering condolences, showed "disrespect" to the soldier's loved ones as they drove to the airport to meet his body. Trump, engulfed in …
October 18th
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday strongly defended President Donald Trump's firing of James Comey, linking the FBI director's abrupt dismissal to his handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation. But he refused t…
October 18th
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the nation faces a "once in a lifetime opportunity" to overhaul the tax system.

National Entertainment News
October 18th
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Channing Tatum is no longer developing a film with The Weinstein Co. that dealt with a boy dealing with the aftermath of sexual abuse.
October 18th
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Harvard University is rescinding a 2014 medal it awarded to Harvey Weinstein for his contributions to African American culture.
October 18th
BOSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court refused Wednesday to revive a defamation lawsuit filed against Bill Cosby by a woman who said he raped her decades ago.

 Music News

On This Day In Music
Madonna admitted that she wrote a grovelling letter to Abba asking if she could sample their music on her latest single Hung Up. The singer had to seek permission to sample Gimme Gimme Gimme and became only the second act that Abba has allowed to sampl…
An image of a naked John Lennon taken on the last day of his life, was named the top US magazine cover of the past 40 years. The Rolling Stone front cover, taken by Annie Leibovitz and showing Lennon curled around Yoko Ono, was picked by editors, artis…
After a 15 year court battle, New York State's highest court ruled that the Ronettes, did not have the right to share the money earned by their producer Phil Spector through the use of the group's songs in movies, television and advertising. Citing a 1963…
Taking a day off from their British tour The Beatles went into the studio and completed the recording of six album tracks and the A-side of their next single: I Feel Fine. They also completed Eight Days a Week, Kansas City/Hey Hey Hey Hey, Mr. Moonlight…

Sports News

National Sports News
October 18th
CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have a tough lineup, a talented pitching staff and a manager making all the right moves.
October 17th
NEW YORK (AP) — With a soaring shot headed for Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on course for another memorable October.
October 17th
CLEVELAND (AP) — Just five minutes into his Boston career, new Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward gruesomely broke his left ankle, an injury that may end his season.
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Troy University Football News
Oct 18, 2017
Since he was a kid, Seth Calloway had two dreams in life, to be a football player or a soldier. While no one in his family prefaced him by playing football at the collegiate level, Calloway has always been surrounded by soldiers.
Oct 17, 2017
Troy Athletics is inviting all youth football players, cheerleaders, coaches and their families to join the Trojans on Saturday, Oct. 28, for Troy Youth Football Day at The Vet; the event is open to leagues with youth from four years old through eighth gr…
Oct 16, 2017
Troy head coach Neal Brown met with the media Monday to look ahead to Saturday's game at Georgia State.
Oct 16, 2017
Linebacker Justin Whisenhunt and running backs Jordan Chunn and Josh Anderson were among the players who met with the media on Monday to discuss Troy's game at Georgia State on Saturday. Click the arrow on the picture above to view the video.
Oct 12, 2017
South Alabama scored 12 points off four Troy turnovers and a safety en route to a 19-8 victory in the Battle for the Belt at Veterans Memorial Stadium Wednesday night.
Oct 11, 2017
Troy senior quarterback Brandon Silvers has been named one of the 20 finalists for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation announced Wednesday.
Oct 10, 2017
Winners of four in a row, including a thrilling victory at LSU, Troy welcomes in-state and Sun Belt rival South Alabama to The Vet on Wednesday for the third installment of the "Battle for the Belt" at 7 p.m. on ESPN2.