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

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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

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GHS grad accepts command of 99th Air Base Wing

GHS grad accepts command of 99th Air Base Wing

Col. Richard H. Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, accepted command of the wing during a ceremony held at the Thunderbird hangar on Nellis Air ... Read more

Latest figures show rise in jobless rate

The release of the state’s latest unemployment figures brought unwelcomed news for Butler County. The figures, released on Friday, showed that the county’s unemployment rate ... Read more

Hours could be cut at post office

United States Postal Service officials will hold a meeting in the coming days to discuss options regarding scaling back of postal services in Forest Home. Read more

Scott taking lessons from court to stage

Ashton Scott’s love affair with tennis began at an early age. Read more

LBW honors GED graduates

LBW honors GED graduates

LBW Community College recently celebrated the success of several adult learners as they participated in a GED graduation ceremony. The LBWCC Conference Center in Opp ... Read more

  1. County, state see low voter turnout
  2. Carter joins LBW as librarian
  3. Restaurant to pay tribute to loyal customer
  4. High-speed chase ends in capture of accused murderer
  5. Georgiana’s Campbell has can-do attitude
  6. Cooke aims to help others
  7. Ride benefits Smith family
  8. Library to host performance of ‘Alice in Wonderland’
  9. Construction expected to begin on Wintzell’s  | 1 comment
  10. Twins three-peat at domino tournament
  11. New school offers options
  12. Fort Dale grad honored as ‘Fairchild’s Finest’
  13. LBW welcomes honors program students
  14. Poole receives Spirit of Greenville Award
  15. DYW contestant planning career in front of camera
  16. McNaughton named principal at Greenville Elementary
  17. Picture-perfect holiday
  18. Black bear sighting on the rise in Alabama
  19. Gaming machines found in county
  20. W.O. Parmer to take part in pilot program
  21. DYW in need of donations
  22. Greenville Funeral Home director attends bill signing
  23. Motorcycle crash claims two lives
  24. The new kid in town


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