­­­Williamson on his way home at Neal

Former student returning as the principal

W.S. Neal High School in East Brewton will welcome back a familiar face this year when Todd Williamson, who was assistant principal at the school several years ago, returns as principal.

A few years ago, when Principal Patty Frazier stepped down and Williamson was at Escambia Career Readiness Center (ECRC), he was approached about taking the position, but didn't feel the time was right even though he considered it. He said when he found out W.S. Neal Principal Matthew Hodge was leaving, he thought about it, spoke with his wife, and decided it was time to 'go home'.

"I'm excited," said Williams...