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Pair arrested for credit card forgery

Two men who aren’t from around here are sitting in the Butler County Correctional Facility on $340,000 bond each for allegedly using a forged credit ... Read more

  1. Council approves bond issue
  2. Christmas memories…
  3. Companies recognized at luncheon

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County BOE gets accreditation

Butler County Board of Education board members were all smiles Wednesday afternoon after the school system received a recommendation for accreditation at its special-called meeting. Read more

After long wait, Wintzell’s to open

More than four years after the announcement, Wintzell’s Oyster House is finally opening in Greenville. Read more

Small town atmosphere drew chamber assistant here

Greenville’s small-town charm is what drew new area chamber of commerce administrative assistant Lacey Eason to the Camellia City. Read more

Man assaults brother with bat

A set of weights was the center of an argument that got physical between two Greenville brothers on Saturday afternoon. Read more

Santa’s making his list

It’s that time of year again. Read more

  1. City council approves weather preparedness resolution
  2. Assault victim airlifted to Baptist South
  3. Wimberly St. shooter turns self in
  4. ‘Santa baby’
  5. Local couple adopts child
  6. Advocate’s open house is Thursday
  7. Christmas at the Ritz nears
  8. Wimberly St. shooter arrested
  9. Georgiana council tables street name change motion
  10. Puttin’ up the tree
  11. 1 dead, 1 injured in weekend shooting
  12. Greenville parade to kick off holiday
  13. McKenzie council readies for Christmas parade
  14. 1 dead, 1 in stable condition after shooting
  15. Shopping small
  16. Davis named Alabama rural medical scholar
  17. Black Thursday?
  18. REF to expand
  19. GPD SRT finishes 1st at competition
  20. BCSO investigating shooting
  21. 2 lives claimed in Butler County crashes
  22. Native to debut jazz album
  23. Gifted in Music
  24. Andrews leaves lasting impression


Bulldogs struggle against Georgiana

Bulldogs struggle against Georgiana

Georgiana High School continued a successful season with a win against longtime rivals Brantley High School Thursday night, 68-41. The Panthers are now 8-1 for ... Read more

  1. PHOTO GALLERY: Brantley vs. Georgiana
  2. PHOTO GALLERY: Luverne basketball vs Greenville
  3. Pugh invited to All-American bowl


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