Crafting love

Crafting love

Residents and staff at Country Place Senior Living were busy Thursday afternoon crafting hand-made cards and stocking care packages for two Butler County soldiers who ... Read more

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Lady Bulldogs take 42-18 bite out of Lady Tigers

The Lady Bulldogs towered over Friday’s competition, beating Luverne 42-18. Luverne head coach Andre Parks said size was a major issue. “Their size and strength ... Read more

  1. LBWCC to celebrate 50 years April 16
  2. Empty bowl supper
  3. Greenville man arrested for distribution

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Putting on Ritz auditions to be held today

Allison Dixon can’t wait to see Greenville’s acting talent this morning at Ritz Theatre as she will be holding auditions for the arts council’s spring ... Read more

Control burn costs property owner

Control burn costs property owner

A simple control burn turned complicated for a Simpson Circle property owner this afternoon. Read more

Leaks an issue at water authority meeting

Fixing water leaks was one of the topics of discussion Monday morning at Butler County Water Authority’s monthly meeting. Wesley Bass, with Artesian Utilities, gave ... Read more

Charge ‘em up

Charge ‘em up

Sameer Patel’s main objective as a business owner is to help and see Greenville grow. Read more

Frozen Foot race a ‘success’

Frozen Foot race a ‘success’

Runners and walkers from around the area laced up their sneakers to take part in the Frozen Foot 5K/10K on Saturday. The race, which was ... Read more

  1. Business licenses due by Feb. 2
  2. Book signing to be held at High Horse
  3. Smitherman: BBB is here for you
  4. Sells appointed to 2 committees
  5. McDonald celebrates 80th birthday
  6. Herlong to speak at Healthy Woman Celebration
  7. Pilots N Paws fly 200 to new homes
  8. Shooting nets 2 arrests
  9. Ingram: This is the best police department
  10. Perfect day
  11. Crochet club to send squares to South Africa
  12. Breakfast honoring MLK set for Monday
  13. Chamber banquet set for Feb. 19
  14. Community theater to host Valentine’s Day mystery dinner
  15. Water authority discusses insurance, meters at session
  16. Scale Back Alabama celebrates 9th year, kicks off
  17. Commission disbands Butler County parks, rec board
  18. SWS to provide wood for Noah’s Ark replica
  19. Greenville man dies in crash
  20. Council discusses ambulance service
  21. County to vote on rec board
  22. Trustmark Bank donates $1K to BCSS
  23. Commission to decide on whether to disband Butler County Park and Recreation Board


Senators steal senior night

Senators steal senior night

Three pointers were the saving grace for the Fort Dale Eagles as they tried to close the deficit with the Morgan Academy Senators late in ... Read more

  1. Panthers pummel Bulldogs in second-half comeback
  2. Lady Panthers prevail in second meeting with McKenzie
  3. Near-miraculous FDA comeback falls short


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