County’s jobless rate jumps

January’s unemployment figures for Crenshaw County jumped to 6.8 percent, according to figures released by the Alabama Department of Labor. Read more

Sheriff: Gun bill ‘dangerous’

Butler County Sheriff Kenny Harden said a new bill aimed at loosing gun laws in Alabama puts citizens in danger. Read more  | 2 comments

Taylor, Perdue earn all-state honors

Taylor, Perdue earn all-state honors

Fort Dale Academy seniors Chip Taylor and Mary Sanford Perdue were named to the Alabama Sportswriters Association all-state basketball team on Sunday. Read more

Bryan appointed school superintendent

Bryan appointed school superintendent

The Butler County Board of Education voted unanimously on Thursday to appoint Amy Bryan as superintendent of the Butler County School System. Read more