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County, state see drop in jobless rates

Butler County’s unemployment rate dropped slightly in August as some jobs were added, but the labor force also shrunk. Read more

Butler County fair opens Wednesday

Butler County fair opens Wednesday

Fun rides, festive food, engaging exhibits and exciting entertainment are all on tap for the 60th annual Butler County Fair, which opens at 5:30 p.m. ... Read more

Residents recall storm 10 years later

Residents recall storm 10 years later

Memories are fresh for some local residents 10 years after Hurricane Ivan wreaked havoc on the Gulf Coast. Read more

Hickman: Time for education lottery

Hickman: Time for education lottery

Alabama House of Representative candidate Walton Hickman announced on Tuesday that he is in favor of a lottery to help fund the state’s public school ... Read more

Cost for prisoner healthcare increases

The cost of providing healthcare for prisoners housed at the Butler County Correctional Facility has risen. Read more