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W.O Parmer students learn about the forestry industry

Nearly 170 first-grade students at W.O. Parmer Elementary recently gathered to hear State Representative Chris Sells read to ... Read more | Add your comment

Grand opening of Georgiana Opry House set for this weekend

By Haley Mitchell Godwin The Georgiana Opry house located at 602 E Railroad Avenue will be holding a ... Read more | Add your comment

Butler County Board of Education Announces District 4 Board Member Vacancy

The Butler County Board of Education will begin accepting applications for the District 4 Board of Education member ... Read more | Add your comment

ACMS presents Four Season Brass

ACMS Presents Four Seasons Brass The Andalusia Chamber Music Society (ACMS), an outreach program of the LBW Community ... Read more | Add your comment

Ga-Ana Theater

Grand opening of Georgiana Opry House set for this weekend

By Haley Mitchell Godwin The Georgiana Opry house located at 602 E Railroad Avenue will be holding a grand opening this Saturday, Sept. 25. There ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Jimmy Walker

Jimmy V. Walker

Jimmy V. Walker. age 63 of Greenville, Alabama died suddenly on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Regional Medical Center of Central Alabama after a brief ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Gracepoint Greenville

12 baptisms performed Sunday outside Gracepoint Church

This past Sunday, Gracepoint Greenville decided to shake things up. The non-denominational church located on Commerce Street in downtown Greenville baptized 12 people in the ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 2:23 pm

City Council

City Council approves tax-related amendments 

The Greenville City Council recently approved an amendment authorizing a tax abatement for Hwashin America Corporation. The abatement comes in response to the company announcing ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:05 pm

Community News

Beloved Georgiana mural restored

Georgiana resident and owner of A Color Affair, Michelle Tuttle Black, set out with a goal of recreating a beloved mural in downtown Georgiana more ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 1:00 pm

ALEA Auction

ALEA to hold surplus fleet auction

Looking for quality used vehicles? The Alabama Law Enforcement  Agency’s (ALEA) surplus inventory will be displayed for auction beginning at 8 a.m.  Thursday, Sept. 23.  ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, September 17, 2021 2:56 pm

AMEA

AMEA kicks off 2022 scholarship program

Alabama Municipal Electric Authority is now taking applications for 44 available scholarships available to graduating seniors. In order to qualify, you must be graduating from ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, September 17, 2021 1:03 pm

News

One juvenile shot and one arrested after shooting

On Sunday Sept 12, the Greenville Police Department received a call of shots fired around 1:30 p.m. in the area of College Street and Commerce ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:12 am

Greenville Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule

Vaccine Clinics Schedule Fall 2021 at LBWCC (1) Please click the link above to view the COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule for Fall 2021 at LBWCC. ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Monday, September 13, 2021 11:25 am

ALEA

ALEA Shares the Passing of Off-Duty

Senior Trooper Jason Vice The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) is deeply saddened and sincerely regrets having to share the passing of one of its ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 13, 2021 10:52 am

Greenville Tigers

Tigers beat the Trojans

The Greenville Tigers secured a 15-point victory during their first region game of the season against Charles Henderson. The game’s first score occurred when Henderson ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, September 8, 2021 2:16 pm

Community News

Thompson recognized for her contribution to education

Dr. Jean Thompson was recently awarded the Outstanding Alumnus Award by Auburn University of Education. Dr. Ashley Powell, Auburn University Alumnus, nominated Thompson for the ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, September 8, 2021 1:55 pm

Community Events

Medieval Fantasy Festival coming soon

Hear ye, hear ye. Calling all kings and queens, princes and princesses, dragon slayers and fairies. The time is upon us once more. The annual ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, September 8, 2021 1:50 pm

GHS Football

Greenville beats Hillcrest in the season opener 

The Greenville Tigers won a close game against the Hillcrest Jaguars at Friday night’s opening season game. Greenville started the game on offense. Before the ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Friday, August 27, 2021 1:59 pm

Ga-Ana

Ga-ana Theater plans to reopen with new name

Tracy Eason moved to Georgiana when she retired from nursing. She has always loved music and said even as a baby she was always banging ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, August 25, 2021 5:01 pm

Greenville Police Department

Greenville man murdered over disagreement

A Greenville man is dead after what investigators are calling a disagreement that escalated out of control. Landon Betton, a 32-year old black male from ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, August 20, 2021 4:50 pm

Community News

Greenville City Council approves baseball tournament expenditures

The Greenville City Council approved a list of expenditures related to the hosting of the Dixie Youth Tournament during Mondays meeting. In total, the council ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Monday, August 16, 2021 10:09 am

Severe Weather

Update on Tropical Storm Fred

Overview/What’s New: Tropical Storm Fred is forecast to strengthen to a strong tropical storm prior to landfall.  The track of the storm has shifted slightly further ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 16, 2021 10:08 am

Dr. William Hamilton

Dr. Hamilton retires after 44 years

After 44 years serving the Greenville community, Dr. William Hamilton is ready to start the next part of his journey, life after dentistry. Dr. Hamilton ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 4:32 pm

Community News

Fall Armyworms are Making Their March

If they have not already eaten your lawn, start scouting now, because this year they seem to be everywhere! The phones have been ringing off ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 3:01 pm

News

Lawsuit filed against trucking companies for I-65 crash that killed 10

A lawsuit has been filed against two trucking companies and a truck driver by Beasley Allen Law Firm. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 12:36 pm

Greenville

Greenville Band hosts annual preview show

The Greenville High school Band held its annual preview show and picnic on Wednesday, August 3. The event featured the first performance of the Greenville ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 11:44 am

Greenville

Coach McLendon excited for new season

As the longest standing head coach within the county, Greenville Head Coach Josh McLendon kicked off the first round of questions during the live Q&A ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 11:39 am

Georgiana

Coach Bess pleased with response to his leadership

As the newest coach among the group, Georgiana Head Coach Berry Bess responded to several questions related to the team’s response to the change in ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 10:41 am

BCBOE

Butler County School System to require masks this year

The below comments were released this morning from Superintendent Joe Eiland regarding the decision of the BOE to require masks in the schools for the ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, August 6, 2021 12:44 pm

Community News

Coach Bess joins Georgiana family

Greenville native Berry Bess was recently selected as the new head varsity football coach and P.E. coach for Georgiana school. Bess, a member of the ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 3:12 pm

Community Events

Community Fun Day was a success

Organized by Patrick Peagler with Training to Live LCC and held at Confederate Park in downtown Greenville on Saturday, July 31 the Greenville Community Fun ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 3:07 pm