GHS grad accepts command of 99th Air Base Wing

GHS grad accepts command of 99th Air Base Wing

Col. Richard H. Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, accepted command of the wing during a ceremony held at the Thunderbird hangar on Nellis Air ... Read more

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LBW honors GED graduates

LBW honors GED graduates

LBW Community College recently celebrated the success of several adult learners as they participated in a GED graduation ceremony. The LBWCC Conference Center in Opp ... Read more

County, state see low voter turnout

Just more than 4 percent of registered voters in Butler County cast a ballot in the July 15 runoff election. Read more

Carter joins LBW as librarian

LBW Community College’s new librarian is Hugh Carter, an Alabama native who recently returned to the state after working with a two-year college in Louisiana. Read more

Restaurant to pay tribute to loyal customer

Sonic will honor the memory of one of its favorite customers on Aug. 1. Read more

High-speed chase ends in capture of accused murderer

A Butler County woman accused of murder has been captured in Oklahoma. Read more

  1. Georgiana’s Campbell has can-do attitude
  2. Cooke aims to help others
  3. Ride benefits Smith family
  4. Library to host performance of ‘Alice in Wonderland’
  5. Construction expected to begin on Wintzell’s  | 1 comment
  6. Twins three-peat at domino tournament
  7. New school offers options
  8. Fort Dale grad honored as ‘Fairchild’s Finest’
  9. LBW welcomes honors program students
  10. Poole receives Spirit of Greenville Award
  11. DYW contestant planning career in front of camera
  12. McNaughton named principal at Greenville Elementary
  13. Picture-perfect holiday
  14. Black bear sighting on the rise in Alabama
  15. Gaming machines found in county
  16. W.O. Parmer to take part in pilot program
  17. DYW in need of donations
  18. Greenville Funeral Home director attends bill signing
  19. Motorcycle crash claims two lives
  20. The new kid in town
  21. Lions Club inducts new officers
  22. Annual Heritage Cook-Off set for July 12
  23. Haigler, Krudop recognized as Paul Harris Fellows
  24. Norrell takes over as Rotary president


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


Martin, Paige to wed

Martin, Paige to wed

Dr. and Mrs. Robert Martin, Jr., of Fort Deposit, Ala., and Ms. Laurie Shoemaker Martin of Birmingham, Ala., are pleased to announce the engagement and ... Read more

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Bar not at fault in shooting

Early Sunday morning a Greenville man was shot and killed outside of the Front Street Pub. Read more

Columns & Opinions

County’s gem hidden in plain view

One of my favorite musicians is a fellow named David Wilcox. 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