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County approves subsidy with DYS

The Escambia County Commission approved a long-term detention subsidy agreement with the Department of Youth Service during its regular meeting on Monday. A grant agreement ... Read more

19 hours ago by Lisa Tindell.

City approves Medstar lease

Tha Atmore City Council approved a lease with Lifeguard (Medstar) Ambulance Service for the use of the old fire station on Pensacola Avenue during its ... Read more

19 hours ago by Andrew Garner.

Bolden celebrates 90th birthday by skydiving

For his 90th birthday, Ray Bolden experienced the immediate feeling of freedom. Bolden and friend, Mayor Jim Staff, on Sept. 11 went skydiving through Jump ... Read more

2 days ago by Andrew Garner.

Taste of South postponed until Sept. 23

Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce officials announced today that this year’s Taste of the South has been postponed until next Thurs., Sept. 23 because of ... Read more

3 days ago by Andrew Garner.

Atmore man arrested for trafficking, other charges

An Atmore man was arrested Sept. 9 on trafficking a controlled substance and other charges, according to the Atmore Police Department. Chief Chuck Brooks said ... Read more

3 days ago by Andrew Garner.

COVID: 85 additional cases reported since Sept. 7 by ECHCA

The Escambia County Healthcare Authority announced Sept. 14 that 2,686 cases of COVID-19 have been reported out of its two hospitals. The latest number is ... Read more

3 days ago by Andrew Garner.

American Legion holds 9/11 remembrance, flag retirement

Fold by fold, the unusable American Flag began its journey to retirement. The American Legion Bill Glenn Rushing Post 90 held a 20-year 9/11 remembrance ... Read more

6 days ago by Andrew Garner.

Troopers continue to see downward trend in fatalities over Labor Day Holiday

Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol and Marine Patrol Divisions continued to see a decrease in traffic and boating-related fatalities compared ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Local author, HOF coach holding book signing

A book signing for “Winning the Head Game: Key to Elite Athletic Status” is being held today at First National Bank and Trust. The signing ... Read more

7 days ago by Andrew Garner.

UB Community Development awarded $65M in NMTC allocation

UB Community Development LLC (UBCD), a community development partner of United Bank, announced today it has been awarded a $65 million New Markets Tax Credit ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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