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County, state see jobless rates drop

Butler County’s unemployment rate for October dropped to 6.9 percent from 7.5 percent, according to figures released by the Alabama Department of Labor. October’s rate ... Read more

Award-winning songwriter to play at Hank Sr.’s house

Award-winning Nashville songwriter Anne E. DeChant and Alabama author Frye Gaillard will team together to bring a unique program of reading and song to the ... Read more

ATRIP speeds up road projects, many roads still in need of repairs

Butler County officials are urging citizens to look at the Alabama Transportation and Rehabilitation Investment Program (ATRIP) as an example of how local road and ... Read more

Commissioners to run unopposed

For the next four years, the Butler County Commission will be unchanged. Qualifying for the 2016 election for both the local Democratic and Republican parties ... Read more

Simmons named Outstanding Administrator

Simmons named Outstanding Administrator

Dr. Tera Simmons, director of student learning for the Butler County School System, was named Alabama State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance ... Read more