Burkett leads Eagles past Senators

Burkett leads Eagles past Senators

Fort Dale Academy senior Ryan Burkett ran his way into the school record book Friday night. Read more

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Industries on display

The Butler County Commission for Economic Development and the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce will hold the second annual Built in Butler County Thursday. The ... Read more

  1. County’s jobless rate falls to 7.5%
  2. Email sparks debate in House District 90 race
  3. Schools lose grants, no cuts planned

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Hollywood’s newest bad guy has ties to Camellia City

Hollywood’s newest bad guy has ties to Camellia City

Greenville moviegoers might notice a familiar face among those cast in this weekend’s “The Best of Me,” a film adaptation of the famous Nicholas Sparks ... Read more

Old Time Farm Day set for Oct. 25

Old Time Farm Day set for Oct. 25

Sawmills, peanut picking and corn shucking is here again as Old Time Farm Day takes place Saturday. Old Time Farm Day gives the community an ... Read more

City grants tax abatement for Hwashin

Officials with the City of Greenville have approved approximately $700,000 in tax breaks for Hwashin America Corporation. The Greenville City Council voted unanimously at its ... Read more

Trick-or-Treat to haunt Commerce Street Oct. 31

The Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its 5th annual Trick or Treat on Commerce Street Fri., Oct. 31. Ghosts, goblins and all manner ... Read more

Students compete in Poetry Out Loud competition

Students compete in Poetry Out Loud competition

The Butler County School System has crowned its representatives in the 2014 Poetry Out Loud competition, held Oct. 9. A dozen local students were chosen ... Read more

  1. Greenville Community Theatre hosting ‘A Night of Spooky Tales’
  2. Two Greenville men charged with attempted murder
  3. Meth lab bust leads to two arrests
  4. ‘Lone Survivor’ bringing Patriot Tour to Tuscaloosa
  5. Barnett opens GAAC season
  6. State to pay $70M to Rainy Day Account
  7. Association lends helping hand to church
  8. Local schools up for Power to Play grant
  9. Lambert joins GNL staff
  10. Commission OKs $14.5M budget
  11. Brown named publisher of Demopolis Times
  12. Fun on the Midway at the Butler County Fair
  13. Harris honored for lifetime of service
  14. Illness under control at Georgiana School
  15. McKenzie earns national recognition for healthy, active environment
  16. Hwashin announces $9M project
  17. City passes $12.4 budget
  18. For the love of rodeo
  19. A lesson in preventing tragedy
  20. Alabama Power warns of scam
  21. Florida man dies during traffic stop on I-65
  22. Greenville man killed in crash
  23. High profile domestic violence cases shed light on silent epidemic
  24. County, state see drop in jobless rates

Sports

McKenzie falls to Brantley 49-6 in regional championship

McKenzie falls to Brantley 49-6 in regional championship

In a clash for the region championship, the McKenzie Tigers were the “unfortunate ones.” That’s how head coach Josh McLendon characterized a 49-6 loss to ... Read more

  1. Flawless defense leads Greenville to regional championship
  2. Burkett leads Eagles past Senators
  3. McKenzie, Brantley to face off for regional championship

Feature

Couple announces birth of daughter

Couple announces birth of daughter

Adam and Heather Arnold Merritt of Headland, Ala., announce the birth of their daughter Madalynne Grace Merritt. She was born Sept. 16, 2014, at Southeast ... Read more

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Now is the time to prepare

Time has a way of eroding our memories. Ten years ago, “Ivan the Terrible” ripped across the Gulf Coast. We, of course, are not talking ... 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

Domestic violence law needs to be examined

In response to your article concerning high profile domestic violence cases, I would like to offer the following: Read more

Community Columnists

Only in America …

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