Opinion

French frying my way to gold

I’ll never be an Olympic downhill skier. The reasons are numerous, and obvious. Read more

Hunting accidents preventable

This past weekend two hunters lost their lives in tragic accidents. Read more

Gained more than pounds at bakery

Walking down the streets of downtown Greenville not much has changed in the New Year, except the black ribbon gracing the doors of Camellia City ... Read more

County loses standout educators

Butler County lost two exceptional educators this year, Mr. Shelby Searcy and Ms. Lillie Pearl Herbert. Read more

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Opinion Columnists

Potter paved way for journalistic career

Walking along the crowded hallways of the Hilton Chicago Hotel more than two years ago, I felt right at home. Read more

FLOWERS: Fob takes a page from ‘the three B’s’

The 1978 governor’s race between the three heavyweights, former Gov. Albert Brewer, Attorney General Bill Baxley, and Lt. Gov. Jere Beasley, was expected to be titanic. All three ... Read more

ROBY: Local VA transformation begins

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senior management officials at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) were removed from authority this week in an important step ... Read more

The world needs more Magnolias

Mother Teresa once said, “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” Read more

County’s gem hidden in plain view

One of my favorite musicians is a fellow named David Wilcox. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Domestic violence law needs to be examined

In response to your article concerning high profile domestic violence cases, I would like to offer the following: Read more

Why should business be punished for shooting?

Dear Editor, There are lots of comments swirling regarding the shooting that occurred on Sunday outside of the Front Street Pub. In the aftermath, the ... Read more

Safe Harbor staff gives back, comes to writer’s aid

Dear Editor, How do you thank someone for being the “enough” that you’ve needed in your life? After my mom passed away in 2004, a ... Read more

County loses standout educators

Butler County lost two exceptional educators this year, Mr. Shelby Searcy and Ms. Lillie Pearl Herbert. Read more

Commissioners should ride roads

I would like to respond to your article, “County designates ATRIP projects.” The commissioners say they had a hard time making tough decisions. I don’t ... Read more