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Atmore native finishes

U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Autajajadrick R. White graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. White, a 2017 Escambia County High...

Shock, tears after Glaize's death

Shock and many tears flowed through Brewton and other areas Sunday as news spread that T.R. Miller High School graduate Curtis Robertson Glaize, 24, was killed earlier that day in a single-vehicle...

Meth charge for Jay woman

A Jay woman is facing one county felony charge of drug possession with intent to sell several days after a traffic stop where possible methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were discovered....

Brewton man pleads guilty to murder

A Brewton man now faces 20 years to life in prison instead of a possible death sentence after he entered a blind guilty plea to murder Wednesday morning just before opening statements were going to...

Man faces suspended license charge

A Flomaton man was arrested Sept. 3 for driving with a suspended license following a traffic stop for speeding on North Century Boulevard. Shawn Earl Barrows, 39, Highway 31, was arrested and charged...

Low speed limit needed at EA

Johnson Ford in Atmore and Peach Chevrolet in Brewton were awarded bids Monday for the purchase of two new vehicles for the sheriff's office. Johnson Ford submitted the low bid of $30,000 for a truck...

Flomaton votes again on alcohol

Having previously passed an ordinance on a 5-1 vote to ask Escambia County's legislative delegation to pass a local bill to allow alcohol sales on Sunday within the town limits of Flomaton, the...

Century man arrested for 'spice'

A Century man stopped on April 23 for not wearing a seatbelt is facing felony drug possession when the substance found inside his vehicle was later identified as 'Spice'. Ryan Wade-Qualls Stephens,...

State attorney looking into Century's issues

The Town of Century is being investigated by the State Attorney's Office, according to an email Century Mayor Henry Hawkins and Century Council President Ann Brooks received from the town's attorney,...

White kicks off run for his commission seat

Escambia County Commissioner Larry White has kicked off his re-election campaign for the District 3 seat he has held for the past 24 years. White will face Republican Scottie Stewart in the November...

The nickles spent at Henderson's rolling store

Circa late 1940's/early 1950's In our community of Barnett Crossroads in Escambia County Alabama lived family's headed by hard working men, men who worked in paper wood, tar wood stumping and logging. Men who worked for the county road department,...

Flomaton's 90 + Celebration

Last Saturday, community members and residents joined members of the Flomaton United Methodist Church to honor those who are 90 and older and their families. Delmer Tew, Pastor Kathleen McKinley and...

A battle flag's very long journey

Early in 1861 war fever swept the North and South alike. Predictions were made that the war would be a short one and men from all walks of life wanted to get in on the action before the war was over....

Festivals are times for gathering

I spent Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the 4th annual Barrineau Park Gathering. I love the name of that local festival. As a member of a group that has to look for as many sources as possible for the...

September is National Cholesterol Education Month

Before biting into that juicy steak, take a moment to think about your cholesterol level. Is it high? High cholesterol usually has no symptoms but can increase the risk of heart disease. The month of September has been designated as National...

Denver 'Bubbie' Blake Shuttlesworth

Denver “Bubbie” Blake Shuttlesworth, 19, of Atmore, died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 in Memphis, Tenn. Mr. Shuttlesworth was a native and lifelong resident of Atmore. A member of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, he was a member of the Poarch Creek...

Robert Lee Barnett

Robert Lee Barnett, 82, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 in Castleberry, Ala. Mr. Barnett was a lifelong resident of Conecuh County, Ala. A member of the London Baptist Church, he retired as a shop foreman and welder for Pugh and Son with more than 44...

Henry Raymond 'Pop' Robbins

Henry Raymond “Pop” Robbins, 81, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 in Century, Fla. Mr. Robbins was a native and lifelong resident of McDavid, Fla. Of the Baptist faith and an avid outdoorsman, he was employed as a brick mason. The funeral was held...

Truly honor Curtis Glaize with seatbelt

No one here at the Tri-City Ledger knew Curtis Roberson Glaize. We learned a lot about the young man this week as we talked to fellow classmates and others who knew the 24-year old graduate of T.R. Miller, who was killed in a single-vehicle crash...

Profound sadness for the loss of innocence

It's hard to watch human beings drift away into certain danger. Our society has surely become coarse, but we still have compassion for our fellow man. We don't like to see anyone hurt especially the innocent. Physical danger to another is...

Use history to prepare for the future

Floyd the barber told Andy Taylor that Calvin Coolidge was the one who said 'everybody complains about the weather, but nobody does anything about it'. If my memory is right Andy responded that...

Our booming American economy

When you turn on the TV or log onto your computer these days, you are bombarded with negative news stories about the latest s0-called scandal from Washington. I’ve said it before, but I believe it is so true: we need to tune out the noise from...

Illegal Immigrants and Census

Conservative Republicans, like Jeff Sessions, have been obsessed with illegal immigrants for years. Sessions is and has always been a stickler for obeying the laws of our land. He is the most honest, upright, squeaky clean, politician I have ever...

Local catches big hit in Braves game

Flomaton's Cruz Odom, 17, played a lot of baseball growing up but probably made his most important catch on Aug. 28, in Atlanta when he hauled in Tampa Bay's Brandon Lowe's first career homerun in...

Rocky Bayou royally shutout by Jay

After dropping its season opener Aug. 24 to Flomaton 27-0, the Jay Royals have outscored their next two opponents 92-0 following Friday night's 52-0 win at Rocky Bayou Christian. Jay head coach...

EA wins 41-7 against Patrician

Escambia Academy raced to a 27-0 lead at home Friday night over the visitors from Clarke Prep and the Cougars cruised to a 41-7 win. Escambia Academy will travel to Patrician Academy this Friday...

NHS wins in 14-7 defensive slugout

It was the tale of two defenses Friday night in Bratt as Northview faced off against South Walton winning 14-7 on the gridiron. The Chiefs were on the hunting ground after losing to the Seahawks...

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