Region joins trauma system

Region joins trauma system

L.V. Stabler Memorial Hospital is now part of a statewide trauma system that was activated Thursday. Read more

Latest news

Second suspect in Powell murder surrenders to police

Former University of Alabama defensive lineman Ozell Powell was shot and killed Wednesday night at Creekstone Apartments in Greenville. Read more

  1. Suspect wanted for murder of former Bama football player
  2. Hyatt elected to AASB board
  3. Mortality rate at record low for black infants

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Former Bama football player shot, killed

Former Bama football player shot, killed

Former University of Alabama defensive lineman Ozell Powell was shot and killed Wednesday night at Creekstone Apartments in Greenville. Read more

Man surrenders after 8-hour standoff

Man surrenders after 8-hour standoff

A Butler County man ended an eight-hour standoff by surrendering to Butler County authorities just after 11 a.m. Tuesday. Read more

Two captured after chase, crash

Two captured after chase, crash

Two people are in custody following a car chase and a manhunt Monday evening. Read more

Data breach affects 4.5M patients

Data breach affects 4.5M patients

Community Health Systems, which operates 11 hospitals in Alabama, announced Monday that it had a data breach that affected an estimated 4.5 million patients. Read more

Authorities discover meth lab

Authorities discover meth lab

Butler County Sheriff’s Office deputies went to a McKenzie home on Sunday to investigate a burglary and instead found a meth lab. Read more

  1. Young stars shine in ‘Pinkalicious’
  2. Commissioner advises horse owners to vaccinate for EEE disease, West Nile
  3. Jobless rate climbs
  4. GHS band hard at work prepping for season
  5. Scouts kick off popcorn sale
  6. Greenville’s Horn named president of AWF
  7. Annual pilgrimage honors Civil Rights martyrs
  8. Butler County students named to RSTC honors lists
  9. Cross-country trek ‘all about Gabe’
  10. ‘Pinkalicious’ to debut Friday
  11. Arrest made in shooting
  12. City working toward landing armory
  13. Greenville improves ISO rating
  14. Thompson wins Butler County DYW competition
  15. Stolen fire truck found in Luverne
  16. Program changing lives one dog at a time
  17. School System, LBW extend dual enrollment agreement
  18. Local clinic recognized for excellence
  19. Meador pens book about the Camellia City
  20. BCSO investigating shooting
  21. Eight vying for county’s DYW title
  22. Class in session for teachers
  23. Stacy: You have to choose
  24. Theater experience helps shape DYW contestant

Sports

Fort Dale fumbles preseason game with Lee-Scott

Victory literally slipped from the clutches of the Fort Dale Academy Eagles Friday night as the Lee-Scott Academy Warriors held on to a 14-6 preseason ... Read more

  1. Tigers fend off Eagles in preseason win
  2. Heart trumps numbers for FDA volleyball team
  3. Tigers rout Jaguars

Feature

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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Editorials

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