First responders prepare for the worst

First responders prepare for the worst

The Butler County Emergency Management Agency held several full-scale emergency scenarios at various locations across the county Thursday. Read more

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GFD honors longtime firefighters

The Greenville Fire Department celebrated an end of an era Tuesday night with the retirement of three longtime firefighters. Read more

  1. Thompson hoping to dance to title
  2. Well-known delivery man killed in crash
  3. Georgiana man arrested for sodomy

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Partnership helps students continue education at AUM

The first class of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College students to transfer to Auburn University at Montgomery since the two schools formed a partnership are ... Read more

Historic GA-ANA Theatre closing

Historic GA-ANA Theatre closing

For the second time in its 75-year history, the GA-ANA Theatre is closing its doors. Read more

GBCPL hosting third annual Star Wars Day

GBCPL hosting third annual Star Wars Day

Call it Star Wars Day: Episode III. Read more

Gross returning to Butler County Schools

A familiar face is returning to the Butler County School System. Read more

Greenville native to hold book signing

he High Horse Gallery will welcome Greenville native Joy Harper Hartley Russell home on Aug. 9. Read more

  1. McClain hoping to hit the right notes in DYW contest
  2. Grammy winner to perform in Greenville
  3. Man dies from injuries suffered in crash
  4. Investigation of shots fired comes up blank
  5. Crash kills Pine Apple man
  6. Gunmen rob Papa John’s
  7. Men arrested stealing diesel fuel
  8. Harris hoping to reach younger generation
  9. BOE approves strategic plan
  10. EMA plans full-scale training exercise
  11. County OKs ATRIP bid
  12. USPS to cut hours at Forest Home Post Office
  13. FDA senior creating change
  14. Family, friends honor ‘Mother Magnolia’
  15. Businesses lend hand to GPD
  16. Two killed in head-on collision
  17. GHS grad accepts command of 99th Air Base Wing
  18. Latest figures show rise in jobless rate
  19. Hours could be cut at post office
  20. Scott taking lessons from court to stage
  21. LBW honors GED graduates
  22. County, state see low voter turnout
  23. Carter joins LBW as librarian
  24. Restaurant to pay tribute to loyal customer


Tigers, Panthers square off in final 7-on-7 of summer

Tigers, Panthers square off in final 7-on-7 of summer

Thursday’s cool temperatures was an oasis in an otherwise arid desert of July weather for a 7-on-7 tournament between the Georgiana Panthers, the McKenzie Tigers ... Read more

  1. Dunbar day camp to host fishing expedition
  2. Carnegie Mellon University helps Eagles find their wings
  3. Panthers go 6-0 at Auburn basketball camp


Couple announces son’s birth

Couple announces son’s birth

Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Slade Piggott are proud to announce the birth of their son, William Pride Piggott. Read more

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Let’s all help ‘Fill the Bus’

It won’t be long and the wheels on the bus will be going ‘round and ‘round. For parents, that means it time to break out ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

The world needs more Magnolias

Mother Teresa once said, “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

County loses standout educators

Butler County lost two exceptional educators this year, Mr. Shelby Searcy and Ms. Lillie Pearl Herbert. Read more

Community Columnists

Only in America …

Only in America can a pizza get to your house faster than an ambulance. Read more