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Greenville High School Opens Student Run Coffee Shop for Work-Base Learning Program

A couple of Greenville High School teachers wanted to show students a work-base learning program. That’s how the ‘Thirsty Tiger’ was born. The ‘Thirsty Tiger’ is an on campus coffee shop run by Greenville High School students. Students working at the coffee shop will learn how to run the register, make the coffees, and stock supplies. The ‘Thirsty Tiger’ will be…

First “Always a Lady Tea” Held at Greenville High School

Students listen to a guest speaker at the Always a Lady Tea at Greenville High School. Greenville High School held its first “Always a Lady Tea” at the school Tuesday morning. Junior and Senior girls got a chance to hear from female leaders in the community and get advice on finances, professionalism, and how to gain confidence and become successful….

Concussions increasingly common on the football field

Four Greenville High School athletes are out with concussions this year. Concussions are becoming the most common injuries on the football field, especially among young players. Greenville Head Coach Josh McLendon said he’s had four players this season with concussions and that’s a relatively low number. He said his team always gets banged up by the end of the season, but…

Butler County Schools host Million Father March Day

Dads enjoying lunch with some Greenville High students. The Million Father March started in Chicago in 2004, as a way to get dads involved in their kids’ education. It quickly grew to a nationwide movement, and now there are Million Father Marches in almost every state. And there’s one more participating school system in Alabama. Butler County schools began planning for…

Greenville Football Team Tries to Keep Cool

The Alabama summer heat makes everyone want to stay inside, but summer athletes who play outdoor sports don’t always have that option. They’ve got to do whatever it takes to stay cool and safe in the heat. Coaches for the Greenville Tigers Football team understand that, and do what they can to keep their players safe. Two hour practice times…

Tiger Stadium Undergoes Renovations

Football teams are made during the summer months, and in Greenville, so are the fields. Tiger Stadium next to Greenville Elementary is undergoing a $50,000 renovation plan. It’s a new look Head Coach Josh McLendon says is desperately needed. McLendon should know, he spends most of his time at the field. In fact, he considers it his second office. This…

Local Schools Look to State for Guidance on New Bathroom Guidelines

A directive issued by President Obama’s staff earlier this month has school systems looking to State Boards of Education for guidance. The directive letter states schools must allow transgender students to use the restroom they feel best fits their gender. Now school systems like Butler County are waiting to see what new policies will be enacted. The directive issued by…