Hwashin announces $9M project

Hwashin announces $9M project

One of Butler County’s largest employers is spending millions of dollars to upgrade the equipment in its Greenville facility. Read more

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City passes $12.4 budget

The Greenville City Council approved a $12.4 million budget Monday night for the 2014-15 fiscal year. Read more

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  2. A lesson in preventing tragedy
  3. Alabama Power warns of scam

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Florida man dies during traffic stop on I-65

A Florida man who authorities stopped for driving recklessly died of an unknown medical condition at the scene Thursday. According to Sgt. Steve Jarrett, spokesman ... Read more

Greenville man killed in crash

A 31-year-old Greenville man was killed in a crash early Wednesday morning near the Bullock County/Montgomery County line. According to Alabama State Troopers, the crash ... Read more

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

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


Panthers seek first win over GHS since 1979

Panthers seek first win over GHS since 1979

Friday night’s non-region game between the 5A Greenville Tigers and the 1A Georgiana Panthers will be the first in seven years, and only the third ... Read more

  1. Eagles stay aloft of homecoming distractions
  2. McKenzie guns for fifth straight season win against Hillcrest
  3. Father-son duo headline FDA hall of fame


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

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