Tigers top cats in Butler County

Tigers top cats in Butler County

For the first time in five weeks, the McKenzie Tigers were able to do something that no other team this year has accomplished — they ... Read more

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A lesson in preventing tragedy

LBW Community College students in Andalusia recently learned about a preventable tragedy as Susan Lowman, child abuse and neglect prevention coordinator with Healthy Kids, a ... Read more

  1. Alabama Power warns of scam
  2. Florida man dies during traffic stop on I-65
  3. Greenville man killed in crash

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High profile domestic violence cases shed light on silent epidemic

Controversies surrounding former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and others have given rise to domestic violence issues among the public consciousness. Read more

County, state see drop in jobless rates

Butler County’s unemployment rate dropped slightly in August as some jobs were added, but the labor force also shrunk. Read more

Butler County fair opens Wednesday

Butler County fair opens Wednesday

Fun rides, festive food, engaging exhibits and exciting entertainment are all on tap for the 60th annual Butler County Fair, which opens at 5:30 p.m. ... Read more

GFD responds to false alarm at Ozark Materials

GFD responds to false alarm at Ozark Materials

A blaze near the Ozark Materials manufacturing plant Thursday afternoon looked more dangerous than it was, according to Greenville Fire Chief Chad Phillips. Read more

Saliba to speak at Pine Flat homecoming

Fellowship and worship will take place at Pine Flat Methodist Church as it celebrates its annual homecoming and Memorial Day observance at 11 a.m. on ... Read more

  1. Residents recall storm 10 years later
  2. Hickman: Time for education lottery
  3. School kicks off Academic Olympics
  4. Lions Club bringing circus to town
  5. LBW, Troy announce partnership
  6. LBW Foundation creates Rotary Scholarship
  7. Gardner honored by LBW
  8. Cost for prisoner healthcare increases
  9. GAAC sets stage for new season
  10. FDA students learn about 9-11
  11. IRS warns of scams
  12. Greenville native enters pharmacy school
  13. Bodies of missing children found in Wilcox County
  14. Parmer seeking District 3 seat on BOE
  15. Respiratory virus reaches Alabama
  16. Hickman against joining state budgets
  17. Sells vows to give $10K to area schools
  18. Delta Kappa Gamma celebrates Founder’s Day
  19. Parmer seeking seat on BOE
  20. Arrest made in counterfeit money case
  21. Hospital hosting annual color run
  22. Strange campaigns in Camellia City
  23. BOE projects $2.2M ending fund balance
  24. Fugitives captured in Lee County


Fort Dale drops third game in a row

The Fort Dale Academy Eagles matched pace for pace with the Wilcox Academy Wildcats for three quarters of play, but the Wildcats pulled away late ... Read more

  1. Tigers top cats in Butler County
  2. Hurricanes storm past Tigers
  3. Bulldogs rally late, top Panthers


Lodyga, Turner to exchange vows

Lodyga, Turner to exchange vows

Mr. James Lodyga and Ms. Mirelle Robello, of St. Petersburg, Fla., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tyler Lodyga, ... 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

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