Tri-City Ledger -

house ad for TCL

News

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 332



 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Neal teacher, student arrested

A W.S. Neal High School senior and a W.S. Neal Elementary School special education teacher have been arrested on felony computer tampering charges in wake of an investigation about grade changes that...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Complaints aired over race track

Several Pollard and McCall residents continued their complaints about the noise being generated by the new race track on Highway 31 saying the loud noise during the first two races kept them and...

 
 By Gretchen McPherson    News    May 17, 2018 

Godwin named as Century town clerk

The Century Town Council voted unanimously to approve Interim Town Clerk Kim Godwin as the official town clerk at its meeting Monday, May 7. Councilwoman Ann Brooks was not present. Godwin began...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Bond revoked in case of attempted murder

An Atmore teenager arrested and later bonded out on attempted murder charges for shooting and paralyzing a fellow classmate is back in jail following a bond revocation hearing Friday accusing him of...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Brewton takes over system

The Ridge Road Water Authority will soon become part of the city of Brewton's Water Works Board following action taken Monday by the Escambia County Commission. Commission Chairman Raymond Wiggins sai...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Poll workers seeking a raise

Poll workers in Escambia County (Ala.) have not had a pay increase in 12 years and are asking the county commission to help by giving across-the-board raises to the nearly 160 poll workers who work...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Study finds town ready for motel

Representatives from the Coastal Gateway Regional Economic Development Alliance told members of the Flomaton Town Council that a study performed by the University of Alabama revealed potential market...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

First responders land in Flomaton

MedStar Air Care landed in Flomaton Monday afternoon as part of the ceremony to welcome the MedStar ambulance (owned by LifeGuard) as the ambulance moved into its new home inside the Flomaton Fire...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Council will require POs to be filled

Faced with rising monthly bills, the Flomaton Town Council stated Monday night it will no longer pay bills unless the item was bought with a previously obtained purchase order. Earlier in the meeting...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Council OKs work order requests

In an effort to develop a paper trail and be more efficient, members of the Flomaton Town Council will begin filling out work order requests to be turned in at town hall. Councilman Buster Crapps...

 
 By Gretchen McPherson    News    May 17, 2018 

Retirees honored Tuesday

The Escambia County (Ala.) Board of Education held a reception Tuesday afternoon, May 15, at the Flomaton High School library for the employees who have or are retiring the 2017-2018 school year....

 

Atmore VFW art contest set

Atmore Memorial VFW Auxiliary to Post 7016 announces the kick-off of their 2nd Annual Summer Patriotic Art Poster Contest. The deadline for poster submission to the Auxiliary is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Heritage Park. This...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

Tri-County has 12-0 winning streak

The 2018 Tri-County Tee Ball Team have walked away champions with a 12-0 season. Above, from left, the coaches are Bart Johnson, John Robert Fountain, Josh Bell and Mike Wedgeworth. The players are, from left, Gatlin Silbernagle, Drevan Bell, Issac...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

Brown signs on with CACC

Flomaton senior Cole Brown signed on with Coastal Alabama Community College Monday, May 14. Brown said he chose CACC because he wanted to play baseball and gets to go to college for free. Above,...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

Judson College gets a Rose

Rose Morgan, the first Flomaton senior to sign on with a volleyball scholarship, signed with Judson College in Marion, Ala. Thursday, May 10. Morgan said she chose Judson because she feels like she...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

Century Little League gets donation

The Pensacola Sports Association presented a check for $3,000 to the Century Little League Association Monday night at Showalter Park. The funds will help to purchase equipment and any other...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

Pizza Hut welcomed into chamber of commerce

Members of the Flomaton Area Chamber of Commerce gathered inside the Flomaton Pizza Hut to welcome the chamber's newest member. Prior to arriving at Pizza Hut, chamber board members met and enjoyed a...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 17, 2018 

Fire department gets new AEDs

Since a 16-year old Flomaton High School student was basically brought back to life on April 19 with firemen using an aging Automated External Defibrillator the Flomaton Fire Department has received...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 17, 2018 

Church rebuild continues

The bell that was part of the original Century United Methodist Church at 530 Church St. was hoisted up Friday to the top of the new bell tower. Built in 1902 with lumber from the Alger-Sullivan...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 10, 2018

Grade changing stalling Top 10

Escambia County School Superintendent John Knott said his goal is to name the valedictorian, salutatorian and Top 10 at W.S. Neal High School before the May 22 graduation as multiple agencies...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 10, 2018

EMS is arriving Monday

A reception will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 14, at the Flomaton Fire Station to officially welcome the arrival of LifeGuard Ambulance Service to the area. The Escambia County Healthcare Authority...

 

Jay honoring its former town clerk

The Jay town council approved unanimously a motion Monday night to rename the Jay Community Center after retired Town Clerk Linda Carden. Carden retired as town clerk on Oct. 31, 2016, after serving...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 10, 2018

Everyone enjoys Sawmill Day

From dogs to hotdogs and cotton candy a big crowd flooded the streets of Century's historic district Saturday for the annual Sawmill Day. Antique cars, arts and crafts, entertainment and more were on...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    May 10, 2018

Property tax sale begins on May 17

Property owners in Escambia County (Ala.) who have not paid their property taxes have until May 16 to pay the taxes, fees and penalties before that property will be put up for sale at public auction...

 

Riley won't seek re-election; transfers set budget

Century resident and Seat 4 Town Councilman Gary Riley announced Monday night that he will not seek re-election when his term ends January 2019. Riley was elected to the Century Council in 1998 and...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017

Rendered 05/22/2018 16:06