BOE approves strategic plan

BOE approves strategic plan

The Butler County Board of Education unanimously approved a new five-year strategic plan Thursday night. Read more

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Crash kills Pine Apple man

A single-vehicle crash Saturday night claimed the life of a 36-year-old Pine Apple man. Charles Cauthen was killed when his 1998 Toyota 4Runner left the ... Read more

  1. GPD searching for 3 males in Papa Johns robbery
  2. Men arrested stealing diesel fuel
  3. Harris hoping to reach younger generation

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EMA plans full-scale training exercise

The Butler County Emergency Management Agency will hold a full-scale exercise July 31 in Greenville and McKenzie. Read more

County OKs ATRIP bid

Twenty miles of Butler County roads are soon to become a little less bumpy. Read more

USPS to cut hours at Forest Home Post Office

USPS to cut hours at Forest Home Post Office

Forest Home community members learned on Tuesday night that the United States Postal Service plans to reduce the hours of operation at the town’s post ... Read more

FDA senior creating change

As the old saying goes: Be the change you wish to see in the world. Holland Steadham is set to be that change. Read more

Family, friends honor ‘Mother Magnolia’

Family, friends honor ‘Mother Magnolia’

It’s been said that there are friends, there is family and then there are friends that become family. Read more

  1. Businesses lend hand to GPD
  2. Two killed in head-on collision
  3. GHS grad accepts command of 99th Air Base Wing
  4. Latest figures show rise in jobless rate
  5. Hours could be cut at post office
  6. Scott taking lessons from court to stage
  7. LBW honors GED graduates
  8. County, state see low voter turnout
  9. Carter joins LBW as librarian
  10. Restaurant to pay tribute to loyal customer
  11. High-speed chase ends in capture of accused murderer
  12. Georgiana’s Campbell has can-do attitude
  13. Cooke aims to help others
  14. Ride benefits Smith family
  15. Library to host performance of ‘Alice in Wonderland’
  16. Construction expected to begin on Wintzell’s  | 1 comment
  17. Twins three-peat at domino tournament
  18. New school offers options
  19. Fort Dale grad honored as ‘Fairchild’s Finest’
  20. LBW welcomes honors program students
  21. Poole receives Spirit of Greenville Award
  22. DYW contestant planning career in front of camera
  23. McNaughton named principal at Greenville Elementary
  24. Picture-perfect holiday


Tigers, Panthers square off in final 7-on-7 of summer

Tigers, Panthers square off in final 7-on-7 of summer

Thursday’s cool temperatures was an oasis in an otherwise arid desert of July weather for a 7-on-7 tournament between the Georgiana Panthers, the McKenzie Tigers ... Read more

  1. Dunbar day camp to host fishing expedition
  2. Carnegie Mellon University helps Eagles find their wings
  3. Panthers go 6-0 at Auburn basketball camp


Martin, Paige to wed

Martin, Paige to wed

Dr. and Mrs. Robert Martin, Jr., of Fort Deposit, Ala., and Ms. Laurie Shoemaker Martin of Birmingham, Ala., are pleased to announce the engagement and ... Read more

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Let’s all help ‘Fill the Bus’

It won’t be long and the wheels on the bus will be going ‘round and ‘round. For parents, that means it time to break out ... 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