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Angie Long, Author at The Greenville Advocate

Georgiana

Historical society promotes online talk on suffrage centennial

As with so many other organizations in the city and county, COVID-19 has impacted the Butler County Historical and Genealogical Society. After canceling their July ... Read more

by Angie Long, Friday, September 18, 2020 2:25 pm

Georgiana

Junior humane society kicks off year Sept. 12

The Junior Butler County Humane Society is gearing up to kick off their new club year soon—and it will all be done following social distancing ... Read more

by Angie Long, Wednesday, September 9, 2020 3:58 pm

Georgiana

Stinson selected as 2021 DYW

Some of the “best of the best” of high school senior girls in Butler and Lowndes counties vied for the title of Distinguished Young Woman ... Read more

by Angie Long, Wednesday, September 2, 2020 4:21 pm

Greenville

Robotic pets bring smiles to Crowne residents

Imagine a loved one fighting the ravages of a dementia-related condition making a new friend—one who is furry, cuddly, friendly and responsive to your loved ... Read more

by Angie Long, Wednesday, August 26, 2020 3:34 pm

Columnists

County, community’s past fascinating to visit

I know there are those who find history a dry and dull subject. That’s never been the case for me. I was reading copies of ... Read more

by Angie Long, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 3:05 pm

Greenville

BCSO deputy, local pastor Eric Jackson leaves behind legacy

He was a selfless man with a fabled sense of humor who never met a stranger, a law enforcement officer sworn to protect and serve, ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, July 30, 2020 11:22 am

Faith

Lifeline Church finds new home in Greenville

Seven years ago, Eric Jackson was a full-time pastor in Elmore County. Then he felt a call from above to begin a new endeavor. “God ... Read more

by Angie Long, Sunday, July 19, 2020 12:30 pm

News

Local girl donates her hair to Wigs for Kids

A local nine-year-old girl got a summer haircut that isn’t just cool — it’s for a very good cause. “Olivia and I were talking and ... Read more

by Angie Long, Saturday, July 18, 2020 2:00 pm

Greenville

Miss Butler County Relay For Life set for July 18

After a delay due to COVID-19 restrictions, one of the area’s biggest fundraisers for the American Cancer Society in Butler County returns this weekend. The ... Read more

by Angie Long, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 3:36 pm

Greenville

Be the Vessel offers teen mentoring

Patrick Peagler wants to help young men of color in the local community discover there’s a broader and brighter future out there than they might ... Read more

by Angie Long, Thursday, July 2, 2020 1:50 pm

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