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Headland @ Greenville | 2022 Week 6

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Catch the highlights of this week 6 matchup as Headland takes on Greenville. Subscribe to our News 4 newsletter and receive the latest local news and weather straight to your email every morning. Get instant notifications on top stories from News 4 by downloading our mobile apps.
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Billingsley gets back in win column on homecoming

Billingsley High School pulled out their second win of the 2022 season on Sept. 30 narrowly beating Central High School, Hayneville 32-30 on their homecoming. The Bears were led by quarterback Landon Jones who went 11-for-16 passing for 221 yards and two touchdowns. A 158.3 is considered a perfect passing rating according to the NFL model, and Jones posted a 151.0 rating against Hayneville.

W.O. Parmer receives Community Mini Grant

Alabama State Senator Malika Sanders-Fortier, who represents District 23, made a presentation of Community Mini Grant in the sum of $7,381.57 to the Butler County School System (BCSS) for W.O. Parmer Elementary School (WOP) on Monday, Sept. 26. The check presentation was made at Greenville High School in the Thirsty...

Mount arrested for multiple charges

The hunt for a man, who eluded law enforcement from Sept. 18-20 after stealing a vehicle, has ended without harmful incident. According to Butler County Sheriff Danny Bond, Donald Glenn Mount, age 35, was taken into custody Tuesday morning, Sept. 20, and placed into the Butler County Correction Facility (BCCF).

Another Ian Landfall Friday; Pleasant Alabama Weekend

Some clouds filled the sky in part of central and south Alabama Friday morning. They even produced some rain drops, at least in east Montgomery and the vicinity early in the morning. However, clouds were breaking apart in southeast Alabama at noon, and Friday afternoon looks mainly sunny and dry. Temperatures remain pleasantly warm, with highs near 80°. Winds remain out of the north near 10 mph.

Cool mornings, warm afternoons for the Alabama weekend

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Happy Friday! It’s another breezy afternoon across central and south Alabama, but there is a ton of sunshine once again... only a few cirrus clouds in the sky to track. Otherwise it’s picture perfect fall-like weather for the last day of September. Temperatures peaked somewhere in the upper 70s and low 80s, which is a few degree cooler than normal.

Priester’s Pecans creates savory, sweet delights

For roughly 87 years spanning four generations, Priester’s Pecans has established itself as a fixture within Lowndes County, generating sweet and savory gourmet treats through its various facilities in Fort Deposit. Grace Smith Ellis, the company’s social media director, said Priester’s Pecans was the brainchild of L.C. Priester, who...

South Luverne Baptist Church welcomes new full-time pastor

South Luverne Baptist Church held an installation service Sept.18 for the church’s new full time pastor, Justin Jacobs. Jacobs is the church’s fourth pastor in its 37-year history. His first sermon as pastor will be Sunday morning at 10:55. The Athens, Alabama, native, is the son and grandson...

Highland Home, October 01 High School 🏈 Game Notice

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Fall market Saturday on the square

The nip in the air signals the arrival of the fall season here in South Alabama. And, it’s almost as if the City of Troy dialed it up. On Saturday, the city will host the Downtown Fall Market on the Square from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Leigh Anne Windham, community development director, said this will be the biggest Downtown Fall Market to date.

County football wrap-up

It was another rough week for two of the four Butler County high school footballs teams this past weekend. The 1A Georgiana Panthers were once again the lone team to win, beating the JF Shields Bulldogs handily 40-6. Georgiana is now 6-0 on the season and 4-0 region play. This...

Area football scores

1A Red Level Tigers lost to Bullock County 7-0. Now 3-3, the Tigers are pitted against 1A 5-0 Tigers of Elba. 1A Pleasant Home Eagles are 2-3 now, losing to the Zion Chapel Rebels 28-19. The Eagles travel to Kinston to square off with the Bulldogs who are 1-4. 2A...

I-65 NB in Butler County reopens after crash

BUTLER COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - A single-vehicle crash on Interstate 65 northbound in Butler County caused lanes to close Monday. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, the crash happened at 11:03 a.m. north of Evergreen. It appears a truck carrying a camper overturned. There is no word on injuries.

Ordinary Days By Lauren Denton: I’m fine, everything’s fine

We Southerners are really good at saying “everything’s fine,” aren’t we? We see acquaintances in the grocery store or library, or church nursery and we ask each other, “How are you?” Our response tends to be an involuntary “Good! How are you?” And we get the same response back. And that’s even when things are anything but fine. It’s just how most of us tend to work.

Pet of the Week-Noodle

“I am around eight weeks old now. My mom, Sarah Smith, of Luverne, rescued me when I was only two weeks old. Mom found me alone in a shed with ants all over me. Mom says that the unique scar on my left foot means I am a fighter! I love it when she tells me that! I love playing and bouncing around like a bunny, and I enjoy playing with my feline cousins, Drax and Sabel. I’m still figuring out this whole ‘life’ thing, but so far, Fancy Feast cat food is the only thing I will eat.”

The Extra Point: Red Level vs Elba

ELBA, Ala. (WDHN) — The Elba Tigers were the top-ranked team in the 1A classification entering Thursday’s game against Red Level. To stay there, it is pretty simple for the Tigers, win and win again. Elba races to a 42-6 win over Red Level.

Hawthorne named finalist for 2023 Superintendent of Year

Dodd Hawthorne, superintendent of Crenshaw County Schools, has been named a finalist for School Superintendents of Alabama/Schneider Electric 2023 Superintendent of the Year for District 3. Hawthorne was nominated along with superintendents from SSA’s other eight districts. According to correspondence from the School Superintendents of Alabama, nominated district finalists...

South Alabama woman accused of stealing $24K from elderly father

LOXLEY, Ala. (WKRG) — A woman from Loxley is accused of financial exploitation of the elderly after allegedly taking thousands of dollars from her own father. Now, the victim’s other daughter is trying to raise awareness so other families know what to look for. Financial exploitation is a crime that can happen quietly and often […]