Vintage poster stolen from Hank Williams Museum

Vintage poster stolen from Hank Williams Museum

A piece of history was stolen from the Hank Williams Sr. Boyhood Home and Museum. Read more

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BP to pay Alabama $2.3 billion

Alabama and BP have agreed to settle claims from the 2010 Gulf oil spill for $2.3 billion, Gov. Robert Bentley and Attorney General Luther Strange ... Read more

  1. Johnson Furniture open for business
  2. Food truck to raise funds for BCHS
  3. DYW holding High Heel Boot Camp

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Retired teachers hoping to ‘Fill the Bus’

The Butler County Retired Educators Association will hold its annual “Fill the Bus” campaign Aug. 7-9. Read more

FUMC volunteers help teach VBS, construct church in Mexico

FUMC volunteers help teach VBS, construct church in Mexico

Members of First United Methodist Church recently set off on an international journey to Chemax, Mexico, to assist with Vacation Bible School and the construction ... Read more

Group aiming to positively impact Georgiana

Richard Moe once said, “There may have been a time when preservation was about saving an old building here or there, but those days are ... Read more

Greenville holding free fireworks show

The Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Greenville will be hosting the Celebrate America 2015 on Friday. Read more

Southside holding Elementary Extravaganza

Southside Baptist Church will be hosting the Elementary Extravaganza on Sunday, July 26, at 5 p.m. Read more

  1. Puppeteer to perform at library
  2. Sink manufacturer shutters doors
  3. Confederate flags removed from Alabama Capitol
  4. Social media explodes with talk of ‘Mikel Knight’ vans
  5. Tyus represents Georgiana School at Alabama Girls State
  6. McKenzie’s Weathers takes part in 78th Boys State
  7. Students gain valuable experience on Youth Tour
  8. Recruitment of Airbus suppliers takes off
  9. Johnson Furniture opening Greenville store
  10. Advocate recognized as one of Alabama’s top weekly newspapers
  11. Probate judge named new Alabama Department of Mental Health commissioner
  12. McKenzie grad completes Governor’s Youth Leadership Forum
  13. Lowndes County man killed in farming accident
  14. Local’s story to be highlighted at High Horse Gallery
  15. Canine flu outbreak threatens state
  16. DYW holds first joint meeting
  17. World War II veteran celebrates 98th birthday
  18. Ten arrested in drug roundup
  19. Greenville man dies in River Falls crash
  20. Sims takes part in 78th Boys State
  21. Hampstead Stage Co. returning to Camellia City
  22. Pierce inducted into hall of fame
  23. Library celebrates local heroes
  24. Greenville native retires after nearly 30 years in Army


Georgiana’s Sheffield to sign with Faulkner University

Georgiana’s Sheffield to sign with Faulkner University

Matthew Sheffield, Georgiana alumnus and former starting pitcher of the Panthers varsity baseball team, will be pursuing his collegiate baseball career at Faulkner University in ... Read more

  1. Panthers unveil fall football schedule
  2. Greenville Darlings rally to edge Troy
  3. Angels fall in battle with Taylor-Rehobeth


Johnson, Walker to wed Saturday

Johnson, Walker to wed Saturday

Mr. Leroy Johnson, Jr. and Mrs. Lorean Johnson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Nancy Johnson, of Fort Deposit, Ala., to Mr. ... Read more

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How do we stop violence?

On Sunday night, community members gathered for a candlelight vigil in memory of Jerome Watkins. Read more

Columns & Opinions

Pettus just a footnote in history

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell ... 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