Pot on porch nets charges
An Atmore man who was apparently growing marijuana in a flower pot on his front porch and has been charged with unlawful manufacturing of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana...
4-year old drowns in pond
An autistic child who was being cared for by foster parents in Jay went missing Oct. 16 and was later found in a pond about 150 yards from the home the victim of an apparent drowning. According to a...
E.B. Piggly Wiggly is now open
After being closed since Oct. 8, the Piggly Wiggly grocery store in East Brewton reopened its doors Monday afternoon with limited items but should be fully stocked by Friday or Monday as new...
Hines named administrator
The Escambia County Health Care Authority (ECHCA) announced Monday the planned retirement of D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital (DWM) Administrator, Rick Owens, on Dec. 31, 2021. Owens has approximately... Full story
Century rejects CTA offer on rate return
At a meeting last Thursday, the Century Town Council voted unanimously against a proposal to change the interlocal agreement with Capital Trust Agency (CTA) after a recommendation from Town Attorney... Full story