Sharing her dream

Sharing her dream

The Greenville-Butler County Public Library is helping show the Camellia City where it’s going by showing where it’s been, with the aid of the community’s ... Read more

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Consolation Church fire ruled as arson

The State Fire Marshal’s office has determined the fire that destroyed Consolation Primitive Baptist Church was as a result of arson, according to reports. Read more

  1. ‘Laughter’ highlights woman celebration
  2. Area students compete in skills competition
  3. PEC joins other coops in Tombigbee effort

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Weber to speak at LBWCC lecture series

Marianne Weber has a pretty good story to tell. Read more

BOE approves WAN (E-rate) bid

The Butler County Schools Board of Education approved a low bid of $139,500 to CenturyLink for WAN (E-rate) service to the school system at its ... Read more

BCHS T-shirt campaign now underway

The Butler County Humane Society wants you to “go there, do that and buy the T-shirt” as part of a new crowd-funding campaign through Read more

Incoming weather system could create ice

The next weather system in a tumultuous winter season thus far will be impacting the area today. A low-surface pressure area forming over the western ... Read more

BCWA approves radio-read meters

The Butler County Water Authority approved a measure to see if it can use the remaining funds from a USDA grant to purchase radio-read meters ... Read more

  1. Sheriff says new sentencing rules could lead to overcrowding
  2. Truck engine catches fire
  3. Greenville city council approves tractor purchase
  4. A Cinderella story
  5. Mayor gives passionate State of City Address
  6. Greenville crime rate rises due to 2014 thefts
  7. New Wendy’s to open Monday
  8. PEC linemen help neighboring state
  9. Young artists visit High Horse Gallery
  10. Stars and Stripes lined streets of Greenville
  11. Shelby visits Butler County
  12. FDA student earns D.C. trip
  13. GPD amnesty program ends Feb. 27
  14. Today starts 40-day Lenten season
  15. Comedy, dinner highlight theater show
  16. Greenville native pens 1st book
  17. GHS sophomore heading to NYLF
  18. Shelby visits Butler County as part of statewide tour
  19. Foul play suspected in church fire
  20. LBWCC inducts 45 into PTK
  21. Shelby to visit county
  22. Road problems
  23. W.O. Parmer begins fundraiser
  24. Hon. Terry Moorer to speak at Black History program on Sunday


Sheffield wins Bryant-Jordan award

One of Georgiana School’s standout student athletes just added another accolade to a his growing list of accomplishments. Read more

  1. Former FDA students sign college commitments
  2. County’s junior varsity softball teams face off in tournament Saturday
  3. A.L. Johnson stuns No. 3 Panthers


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