Proposed Statewide Constitutional Amendment #2 – Yes or No

  Alabama voters will go to the polls on November 6. In addition to the general election there are four (4) important Constitutional Amendments that...

Absent Owners Ignore Building Responsibilities

The unoccupied historic Centreville Bank Building is falling into the street. Literally. Pieces of the roof structure have rotted away and are falling off,...

Rightside Way: Schoolhouse Rock

By former State Senator Phil Williams In the age of streaming TV and on-demand-everything there is a something that kids these days just don’t have:...

State Representative April Weaver Gets 40 Lashes From House Speaker

In his first words as Alabama Speaker of the House, three years ago, State Rep. Mac McCutcheon (R-Monrovia) declared “the days of the imperial...

Inside the Statehouse: 2023 Observations and Accolades

By Steve Flowers I know we are in a new year, but allow me to look back into 2023 and share with you some observations...

An Opinion on Confederate Monuments & History

In a ruling that will have statewide consequences the Alabama Supreme Court ruled this week that the City of Birmingham violated Alabama’s monument protection...

An Open Letter to Those Who Must Litter

(This article reflects the opinions of the writer and not The Centreville Press.) After spending two days with my fellow volunteers picking up trash off...

This Is No Time To Be Asleep!

Good Morning Bibb County, Chilton County, and Shelby County Alabama! I would like to give a wake-up call about tomorrow's Senate District 14 Election. I hope...

What Is The Modern Symbol of Equal Justice In Bibb County?

Last Thursday I attended a meeting in Centreville where a group of leaders were talking about events that are planned for Centreville & Brent...

Rightside Way: The Big Chill

By Former State Senator Phil Williams What happens when the government merely suggests that you could be in trouble? “Excuse me sir, I’m with the...