WSFA 12 news is covering Pike County.
Troy University is making major news with the announcement of plans to build a new basketball area. Sartain Hall, the current arena is also used for graduation exercises and special programs. The university plans to build a $30 million dollar new facility in the near future.
The other big change announced on Thursday, starting this fall, Troy is changing its undergraduate tuition structure to a straight per credit hour fee off $170 dollars. That amount could change depending on how much lawmakers cut from Troy's budget.