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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Investigation of shots fired comes up blank

The Greenville Police Department received a report Saturday night of shots fired in the vicinity of Second Street. Read more

  1. Crash kills Pine Apple man
  2. Gunmen rob Papa John’s
  3. Men arrested stealing diesel fuel

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Harris hoping to reach younger generation

Harris hoping to reach younger generation

Dustin Harris heard a call and answered it. Read more

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

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


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