Putting on the Ritz opens tonight

Putting on the Ritz opens tonight

The curtain will rise on the Greenville Area Arts Council’s annual Putting on the Ritz tonight. Read more

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Safe drug disposal offered

The Greenville Police Department and the Butler County Sheriff’s Office are marking National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day with a local drug take back program Saturday. Read more

  1. Trike parade set for Friday
  2. Butler County Delinquent Tax Notice
  3. Agents bust major moonshine operation

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Driver’s license operations to shut down for 4 days

Residents who need to renew or obtain a driver’s license have until Friday to beat a state-mandated four-day system shutdown. Read more

Liberty School reunion set for May

Former students of Liberty School will meet again nearly 50 years after walking the halls of the school. Read more

From the Big Apple to the Ritz Theatre

From the Big Apple to the Ritz Theatre

Sonya Rice is no stranger to the stage. Read more

Stabler accepted  to ASMS

Stabler accepted to ASMS

Andrew Stabler, a sophomore at Fort Dale Academy, has been accepted to the Alabama School of Mathematics and Science in Mobile. Read more

Lowndes County superintendent faces charges

Lowndes County School Superintendent Dr. Daniel Boyd is free on bond after turning himself in to face charges of reckless endangerment of minors. Read more

  1. SEAGD donates $13,000 to BCCED
  2. A girl and her pony
  3. Healthy Kids T-shirts still available
  4. Newton, Sells speak at GOP rally
  5. Wright accepted to ASMS
  6. County’s jobless rate drops
  7. Roby: New post good for district
  8. LBW’s Hart, Taylor named Presidential Transfer Scholars
  9. LBW forestry program makes the cut
  10. Register honored by Covenant Hospice
  11. Karr to address Achievers
  12. City recognizes Volunteer Appreciation Month
  13. Study shows Cambrian Ridge’s economic impact
  14. Hayneville chief reinstated, plans to arrest Boyd
  15. Spring cleanup starts Saturday
  16. ‘Fantastic turnout’ for Calico Fort
  17. City building infested with bats
  18. Firm files lawsuit against GM
  19. Manufacturer coming to Greenville
  20. County awarded $125K
  21. Questions laid to rest
  22. Curry is LBWCC ‘outstanding alumna’
  23. Student-athletes vying for Achiever Award
  24. GMS upgrades computer labs


FDA kicks off playoffs with shutout against Kingwood

FDA kicks off playoffs with shutout against Kingwood

The Fort Dale Academy Eagles proved the old adage that it’s defense that wins championships regardless of the sport. The Eagles managed to shut out ... Read more

  1. Former FDA golf standout signs to Troy
  2. FDA girls tennis team finish runner-up at state tourney
  3. McKenzie suffers heartbreaking loss to Fruitdale


Lee, Pritchard to wed March 29

Mr. and Mrs. Steven Forrest Lee of Greenville, Ala., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Mallory Watts Lee, to ... Read more

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Fifteen minutes could save our county

If you could spend just 15 minutes to help ensure a brighter future for our community, would you take the time? Read more

Columns & Opinions

Rep. Holmes, nice to meet you

Rep. Alvin Holmes doesn’t believe “a whole bunch of whites” would adopt African-American children. I could ... 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