Hobby becomes business for Brewton man

What started as a home hobby is about to become a new business just outside Brewton with Roger Templeton and his family set to open its Junavelli Winery on property the family owns on Gum Tree Lane off of Highway 31.

The Escambia County Commission voted unanimously Monday to approve the Alabama Beverage Control Board manufacturer's license for the new business.

Commission Chairman Raymond Wiggins said he went door-to-door in the vicinity of where the new wine brewery would be located and said everyone who was at home had no objections.

Templeton said he's now waiting on final approval from...

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