State, county see job growth in 2014

State, county see job growth in 2014

Alabama’s economy got a significant boost in 20014 with the announcement of more than 18,000 new jobs and nearly $3.4 billion in new investments. Read more

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Sonic hosting Bike Nights

Sonic has long been known as America’s Drive-In and management at the Greenville restaurant is hoping to see more customers cruise in on vehicles of ... Read more

  1. Juvenile leads police on car chase
  2. Greenville native ordained
  3. FUMC hosting Summer Kick-Off May 29

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Lions Club to honor veterans

Lions Club to honor veterans

A tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice will take place Monday morning in Confederate Park in Greenville. Read more

Scholars Bowl team earns trip to Big Easy

School’s out at McKenzie, but the Scholars Bowl team isn’t quite ready to call it quits for summer. Read more

Burglary case leads to string of arrests

Burglary case leads to string of arrests

During the investigation of a burglary on May 15, investigators with the Greenville Police Department uncovered information that led to five arrests in an eight-hour ... Read more

GCT seeking actors, actresses

A flight to Paris is set to take off this summer, carrying everything needed to stage a classic comedy production. Read more

Young actors shine on Ritz stage

Young actors shine on Ritz stage

Greenville’s Ritz Theatre stage was transformed into the exotic jungles of faraway India Saturday, as almost 40 Greenville Elementary School students danced, drummed, howled, hissed ... Read more

  1. Hartley graduates USAF basic training
  2. School nurse wins statewide award
  3. Six chosen for Boys State, Girls State
  4. Advocate wins 19 statewide awards
  5. Saliba earns doctoral degree
  6. W.O.P. purchases 3D printer
  7. Farmer’s Federation awards seven scholarships
  8. Singing in the rain
  9. Pre-Kindergarten program leads nation in quality
  10. Local student receives awards from AU College of Veterinary Medicine
  11. Elementary school students, Missoula Children’s Theatre to stage ‘The Jungle Book’
  12. GPD, BCSO honor fallen officers
  13. County seeking funds to resurface Owens Road
  14. Greenville natives earn master of science in nursing degrees
  15. Miss Susan’s School of Dance holds spring recital
  16. Chamber awards scholarships
  17. Relay for Life raises $67,000
  18. State FOP honors county deputy
  19. Greenville native holds book signing
  20. Commission acknowledges abatement for Hyundai
  21. Matthews to intern for U.S. Representative
  22. Butler County students recognized by Reid State
  23. Students compete in district-wide math tournament
  24. Scott, Sheffield win Achiever Awards


Norris named McKenzie head football coach

Norris named McKenzie head football coach

After a month-long search, McKenzie School has found itself a new head football coach.  As it turns out, the administration didn’t have to look far. ... Read more

  1. Tigers carry on with spring training without head coach
  2. Georgiana community seeking to rebuild parks and rec department
  3. Father-son golf tournament to draw hundreds to Cambrian Ridge


Couple to wed in May

Couple to wed in May

Mr. and Mrs. Terah Huckabee of Tuscaloosa and Mr. and Mrs. James Walker of Andalusia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Emily ... Read more

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How do we stop violence?

On Sunday night, community members gathered for a candlelight vigil in memory of Jerome Watkins. Read more

Columns & Opinions

Your paradise is my battleground

This past weekend, my wife and I traveled to Florida to spend the weekend celebrating her ... 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