Tag: PIKE COUNTY

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Have you ever heard of the dumb supper? It use to be quite popular in Pike County, Alabama

THE DUMB SUPPER (Transcribed and unedited story from a WPA (Works Projects Administration author from Pike County, Alabama) Written by Lois Lynn 11/12/1936 The…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Troy once burned to the ground in 1901 and was rebuilt, now it’s a thriving college town [see vintage pics]

Troy is a city in Pike County, Alabama. It was once part of the territory of the Creek Indian lands and was originally known…