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Local man missing

    Authorities and searching for a missing Greenville man last heard from on Sept. 7. Kenny Jarels, ... Read more | Add your comment

Tigers fall on last play of game

It was a battle all the way to the end Friday night in Rehobeth. The Rebels struck first ... Read more | Add your comment

Blessings of the animals

On Saturday afternoon, several local animal lovers and their canines gathered in the courtyard of St. Thomas Episcopal ... Read more | Add your comment

Boswell announces candidacy for BOE District 4

R. Wayne Boswell has announced as an Independent Candidate for Butler County Board of Education District 4.  Voting ... Read more | Add your comment

Greenville

Local man missing

    Authorities and searching for a missing Greenville man last heard from on Sept. 7. Kenny Jarels, president of the AWARE Foundation said in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

BCS uses funding for virtual tech

Butler County schools are preparing virtual learning options for students for the upcoming school year. Alabama counties were given numerous grants to help superintendents prepare ... Read more | Add your comment

by Amya Mitchell.

Brantley Bulldogs

Brantley dominates Samson, 50-0

BY ANDREW EDWARDS Another week, another dominating win by the Brantley Bulldogs football team. Brantley took care of the Samson Tigers this past week in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 9, 2020 12:51 pm

Luverne

Highland Home announces homecoming, court

Highland Home School will kick off its pre-game homecoming activities on Thursday evening, October 15, at 7.  This year, the formal assembly will be held ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 9, 2020 12:49 pm

Luverne

OCAP offering assistance for those affected by COVID-19

The local Organized Community Action Program (OCAP) has received a Community Service Block Grant funding for the local community. The funds will be available for ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, October 9, 2020 12:43 pm

Luverne

Hospital CEO answers questions about ownership

Many Crenshaw County residents have sought more information about how the management and ownership of Crenshaw Community Hospital is set up after it was announced ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, October 9, 2020 12:42 pm

Fort Dale Eagles

Hooper shuts out Fort Dale on gridiron

The Fort Dale Eagles fell to the Hooper Colts 41-0 Friday night.  The Colts dominated on the lines making it difficult for the Eagles to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:39 pm

Georgiana

Panthers win close game over Red Level

The Georgiana Panthers won a close game against the Red Level Tigers Friday night. Georgiana’s Bryant Mitchell scored the game’s first touchdown. The two-point conversion ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:37 pm

Greenville

Long-time Pineapple manager gets new job; store names new manager

The Pineapple announced last week that long-time manager Mandy Little was leaving to take a new job and it had named a new manager, Lori ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:30 pm

Georgiana

New retailer opens in Georgiana

A new store has opened in Georgiana. The new Family Dollar and Dollar Tree combo opened its doors two weeks ago, but on Saturday held ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:29 pm

News

Camellia Collision to expand

The Greenville Planning Commission on Monday OK’d plans for Camellia Collision to build a brand new body shop on the Greenville Bypass. The business just ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:28 pm

Greenville

FDA dancers selected for Thanksgiving tour

Four Fort Dale Academy eighth grade dancers will have the opportunity of a lifetime. The dancers – Lauren Kendrick, Marley Thomas, Aaralyn Cowles and Alyssa ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:27 pm

News

Hurricane Delta ramps up; tropical storm winds could occur locally

For the second time in just a few weeks, all eyes are on the Gulf of Mexico. Hurricane Delta was rapidly intensifying rapidly on Tuesday ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, October 7, 2020 12:56 pm

Crenshaw Christian Academy Cougars

CCA shows out for homecoming

BY ANDREW EDWARDS It’s been an up and down season so far for Crenshaw Christian Academy. However, one of their best performances of the season ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:40 pm

Brantley Bulldogs

Brantley wins county ‘ship

BY ANDREW EDWARDS Brantley’s incredible season continued this past weekend as the bulldogs defeated their rival, Highland Home, in a 48-12 victory. The bulldog’s offense ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:39 pm

Luverne

Central Upsets Luverne

The Luverne Tigers faced a eight-point defeat to the Central Hayneville Lions Friday night. Luverne received the kickoff and the ball was carried by Desmond ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:38 pm

Luverne

Bryan retiring from Extension Office

BY DAAIYAH LATHAM Derek Bryan has been a staple in the Crenshaw County Extension office for nearly 29 years. Bryan has served as coordinator for ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:37 pm

Luverne

Fall Festival arrives Saturday in Luverne

October is almost here and it’s time to celebrate. The Annual Fall Festival, sponsored by 13 on Fifth, is just around the corner in downtown ... Read more

by Angie Long, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:36 pm

Luverne

Healthcare authority seeks 3-mill property tax to fund local hospital

The residents of Crenshaw County will soon go to the polls to decide on a 3 mill ad valorem tax to essentially save Crenshaw Community ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:35 pm

Greenville

Jackson named GHS homecoming queen

Asharyian Jackson was crowned Greenville High School Homecoming Queen on Friday night. Here, GHS Principal Jamie Howard crowns her. Other members of her court were ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:31 pm

Greenville

Greenville loses close one

It was a hard-fought, back-and-forth game at Tiger Stadium Friday night for Homecoming. But in the end, the Isabella Mustangs upset the homestanding Greenville Tigers ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:29 pm

Greenville

Longtime employee retires from DDS Hamilton

After forty one years of service, Barbara Stinson Connellan retires from DDS Hamilton’s Office. Connellan reminisced fondly as she described the beginning of her career ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:24 pm

Greenville

Native launches Facebook diary for barge that caused destruction on Three-Mile Bridge

Greenville native Wesley Smith has found overnight fame in an interesting way. Smith, a 2007 Greenville High School graduate, moved to the Pensacola, Fla. area, ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:22 pm

News

State lawsuit against casinos reinstated

BY ANDREW EDWARDS Casinos in Lowndes and Macon counties could be at risk of closing once again. Attorney General Steve Marshall announced last Friday that ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:19 pm

Georgiana

Breast cancer awareness walk approaching

BY DAAIYAH LATHAM For the second year in a row, local breast cancer survivors, friends and family will walk to bring honor to those who ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:18 pm

Georgiana

Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Butler County Schools

The Butler County Board of Education confirmed the increase of COVID-19 cases at McKenzie and Georgiana Schools. McKenzie Schools had a second grade student test ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:17 pm

Georgiana

Meet Butler County’s DYW

Katelyn Stinson has already made her mark on history. The Greenville High School senior is the first young woman in more than 20 years at ... Read more

by Angie Long, Friday, October 2, 2020 12:16 pm