Tri-City Ledger -

house ad for TCL

News

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 2133



 By Joe Thomas    News    April 15, 2021 

CORRECTION: COVID vaccine is available APRIL 24

(EDITOR'S NOTE: The printed edition of the Tri-City Ledger has an incorrect date for availability of the COVID-19 vaccine; the free vaccination clinic at Flomaton Medical Center Pharmacy will be held...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 15, 2021 

Moore named new town clerk

Carrie Moore, who has served as the clerk for the city of Evergreen since 2017, was hired by the Flomaton Town Council last Thursday as the new town clerk for Flomaton. Moore said she lacks two...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 15, 2021 

Flomaton cemetery clean-up set May 1

During Thursday afternoon's Flomaton Town Council meeting, Councilwoman Kay Wagner announced that plans for a May 1 clean-up day at the Flomaton Cemetery are a go and she already has people and...

 
 By Gretchen McPherson    News    April 15, 2021 

Jay rodeo returning April 23

Although COVID shut down the Jay Pro Rodeo last year, the event will be back in full swing at 8 p.m., Friday, April 23 and Saturday, April 24, at Ted May Arena, located at 4200 Highway 4 in Jay....

 
 By Gretchen McPherson    News    April 15, 2021 

Henderson named 'Teacher of Year'

On Friday, April 9, several members of Flomaton Elementary School personnel, along with Principal George Brown, Escambia County Board of Education member Cindy Jackson, Assistant School...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 15, 2021 

Flomaton man dies while turkey hunting

An autopsy was ordered to determine the cause of death of a Flomaton man who collapsed while turkey hunting and was later pronounced dead at the scene. Dempsey Leon Hadley, 27, died April 10, while...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 8, 2021

Who owns the Century center?

Although no action was taken, the Century Town Council discussed the recent discovery that the Carver Community Center still belongs to the Escambia County Board of Education and how it will effect...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 8, 2021

Man jailed for boarding train

A Mountain Brook man was arrested Sunday in Flomaton on multiple charges after getting into an engine of a train, tampering with controls and later unhooking airlines between rail cars and causing...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 8, 2021

EB suspect fleeing cops shoots self

A suspect fleeing the East Brewton police died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head as officers were setting up a permitter to apprehend the suspect. East Brewton Police Chief...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 8, 2021

Brewton man jailed for trafficking drugs

A Brewton man his being held on $1 million bond on multiple drug charges that include unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful possession of...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 8, 2021

Brewton area man faces SORNA charge

A Brewton area man who was arrested last April for violating Alabama's Sexual Offender Notification Act, now faces four additional SORNA violations and has been jailed on $100,000 bond. Marcus Devan...

 

Jay High School to present 'Grease' beginning on April 8

Join the Pink Ladies and the T Birds as Jay High School Drama Club presents its production of the hit Broadway musical, 'Grease: The School Version' this and next week. Showtimes are at 7 p.m.,...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 1, 2021

Fountain warns about air travel

Escambia County Circuit Clerk John Robert Fountain said the requests for passports and the renewal of passports is picking up after a year stagnated by COVID-19, but Fountain says he issues a warning...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    April 1, 2021

Thieves smash into pharmacy

The East Brewton Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating three suspects who were involved in the Monday morning break-in at Cottrell's Home Town Pharmacy who are believed to have...

 

COVID-19 vaccinations are now available

In an effort to get the COVID vaccines distributed to rural areas in Escambia County (Ala.), the Poarch Creek Band of Indians held a free drive-through clinic Wednesday and will continue today from 8...

 

Atmore man now faces drug charge

An Atmore man who was arrested Saturday for an outstanding warrant in Alabama now faces a felony drug possession in Florida, after a deputy discovered methamphetamine inside his patrol vehicle. Bruce...

 
 By Michael Tonder    News    April 1, 2021

Has Bigfoot been shot, killed?

In a stunning development of potential nationwide importance, a local man shot and killed a large biped Monday that eye witnesses say resembles a human, a bear and an ape. Local social media was flood...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    March 25, 2021

Brewton man jailed for abuse

An 18-year old Brewton man is facing several sex charges after being arrested for sexually abusing an 11-year old boy. Tristan Dakota Sinclair, 834 McGougin Road, is charged with two counts of sodomy...

 

Cause of shed fire unknown

Escambia County (Fla.) Fire Rescue received a call about a fire about 10:16 a.m., Thursday March 18, and arrived to find a 10-foot by 20-foot shed on Ivy Street in Century fully involved. According...

 

COVID numbers falling in schools

Escambia County (Ala.) School Superintendent John Knott updated board members on current COVID cases across the county when the board of education held its meeting at the Escambia Career Readiness...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    March 25, 2021

Wagner wants community to help 'Decorate' the cemetery

Until a long-term solution to maintain the Flomaton Cemetery is developed, Kay Wagner is spearheading an effort to bring back Decoration Day to have volunteers gather at the cemetery for a day of...

 

Keese spent his life to help others in the area

Jerry W. Keese was born on November 5, 1937 and was raised in Anderson, South Carolina. He graduated from Anderson College, went on to Furman University to earn his bachelor's degree in history. He...

 
 By Joe Thomas    News    March 18, 2021

State, county, cities to get funds

The state of Alabama will receive a little more than $4 billion in the American Rescue Plan which was signed into law last week by President Biden with Escambia County (Ala.) receiving about $7.1 mill...

 

Atmore man is facing multiple drug charges

An Atmore man was jailed on $1 million after agents executed a search warrant at his 21 Hodges Drive residence and seized about 3.3 pounds of marijuana, numerous weapons, $14,240 cash and...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020