Opinion

Community makes DYW a success

This past Saturday night, Sierra Teate was chosen as the 2014 Butler County Distinguished Young Woman and was the interview, the talent, and the self ... Read more

Bates put Greenville on the map

Tell someone you’re from Greenville and you’ll likely get one of two responses. Read more

Chamber thanks bookbag giveaway sponsors

The City of Greenville, the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Greenville YMCA Backpack Giveaway Project was a big success! Read more

Project about more than a car

Two months ago I didn’t know a solenoid from an alternator. Read more | 2 comments

New law little more than political posturing

You may have noticed new signs posted on the doors or in the windows of some of your favorite businesses around town. Read more

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Opinion Columnists

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

Being a journalist not so bad

Think you have the worst job in America? Well, you’re wrong. Read more

Rep. Holmes, nice to meet you

Rep. Alvin Holmes doesn’t believe “a whole bunch of whites” would adopt African-American children. I could introduce him to at least two. Read more

Lacing up for a good cause

I have a triathlon sticker on the back of my truck. I didn’t earn the right to put it there. It came with the truck. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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

Community makes DYW a success

This past Saturday night, Sierra Teate was chosen as the 2014 Butler County Distinguished Young Woman and was the interview, the talent, and the self ... Read more