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Angie Long, Author at The Greenville Advocate

Brushey Creek Baptist

VBS returning to in-person events in 2021

It’s official. Several local churches will return to in-person Vacation Bible School after last year’s virtual versions of the perennial summer event. Among them are ... Read more

by Angie Long, Friday, May 7, 2021 3:45 pm

Library Grant

Rose Memorial Library receives children’s library grant

A collaboration between Georgiana’s Rose Memorial Library and the Greenville-Butler County Public Library is bringing good news for young readers visiting south Butler County’s only ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, April 29, 2021 4:14 pm

Alabama Beaches

Alabama’s patch of paradise

I can remember as a child looking forward to our marathon summer days spent at the public beach in Pensacola. We’d leave at dawn, my ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, April 29, 2021 3:28 pm

Greenville High School

Record number of cadets earn scholarships

An achievement unprecedented in the history of the JROTC Program at Greenville High School has taken place this spring. Not one, not two, not three, ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, April 29, 2021 1:55 pm

Artist

Grateful for artist’s gift

We’ve been watching it come to life, bit by bit, line by line, paint stroke by paint stroke, transforming a plain ol’ brick wall into ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, April 8, 2021 4:09 pm

Butler County

Scholarship board seeks applicants

The “Miss Elizabeth” D. Leckie Scholarship Board of Trustees welcomes qualified applicants to apply for its scholarships. The Leckie Scholarships are given annually to deserving ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, April 8, 2021 3:11 pm

News

Buskey recalls milestone moment

Sometimes you make history, and you don’t even realize it in the middle of your special momen That was the case for Joyce Rhodes Buskey. ... Read more

by Angie Long, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 9:21 am

Columnists

Delving into local history’s mysteries

    The older I get, the more interested I grow in the past, how it affects us today and what it can teach us. ... Read more

by Angie Long, Friday, February 5, 2021 10:19 am

News

Manzie ‘takes back health’

A local elementary teacher has undertaken her own physical transformation—and she’s feeling good. “Like so many people, I had yo-yoed with dieting and weight loss ... Read more

by Angie Long, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:09 am

News

GHS Educators team to share ACT prep success

Two Greenville High School English teachers will be sharing their plan for successful student preparation for the ACT exam with educators across Alabama and Mississippi. ... Read more

by Angie Long, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 11:02 am

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