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ECHCA: Ambulance agreement reached for county

In an announcement Friday, the Escambia County Healthcare Authority (ECHCA) has put into agreements into place with Medstar to provide both ground and air ambulance ... Read more

8 hours ago by Lisa Tindell.

Free classes to be offered at CACC this fall

CARES Act funding has provided many benefits during the current COVID-19 pandemic. One benefit now being seen is an opportunity for higher education free of ... Read more

2 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

Starbucks officially open in Atmore

The popular nationwide coffee chain opened its newest addition Monday morning at Wind Creek Casino and Hotel. The Atmore chain is located at 155 Poarch ... Read more

4 days ago by Lisa Tindell.

Big check lands at Drexell & Honeybee’s

Local State Farm agents and representatives were on hand Thursday just before lunch to present a ‘big check’ to Lisa and Freddie McMillan with Drexell ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

APCO offers energy-saving tips, assistance with electric bills

If you live in Alabama and are low-income, age 60 or older and/or disabled, programs are available to help pay utilities and improve the energy ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

Carl works on efforts to protect federal grant funding for local communities

Today, Congressman Jerry Carl (R-Mobile) issued the following statement regarding the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) decision to maintain the existing standards for delineating ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

County approves Sunday alcohol sales

The Escambia County Commission took steps on Monday to approve the sale of alcohol on Sunday in the unincorporated areas of the county. Sales, which ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

Superintendent search narrowed to 6 for ECBOE

Escambia County School Board members held a workshop following a called meeting of the Board on Tuesday in order to receive the names of the ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

Blood donations urgently needed

While donors across the country have rolled up a sleeve to give this summer, the need for blood and platelets remains crucial for patients relying ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

New MRI machine arrives at D.W. McMillan

D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital (DWM) announced that they have replaced their 18 year old MRI machine with a new Philips Ingenia 1.5T MRI Scanner. Patients ... Read more

1 week ago by Lisa Tindell.

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